Affiliated Distributors (A-D)
A-D is an organization dedicated to furthering the interests of the wholesale channel of distribution in each industry we serve. Our Affiliates and Suppliers, in partnership with our Senior Staff, participate regularly in significant industry associations and attend national and regional meetings. As a service to these industries, we provide the following calendar of A-D meetings.
BLUE HAWK was formed in May 2005 to maximize the strength of independent HVACR distributors throughout the United States. BLUE HAWK members distribute a wide range of HVACR related products to the residential and commercial construction trades. We are a purchasing cooperative of HVACR Distributors. Our core product categories include air conditioning, heating, hydronics, refrigeration, tools, supplies, accessories, and ventilation.
Distributor Partners of America (DPA)
The DPA Buying Group is dedicated to increasing the sales and profits of its member distributors and preferred suppliers across North America. Over 600 independent distributors and 170 nationally recognized vendors have joined DPA to gain a competitive advantage over their competition. Industries represented include: Janitorial/Sanitary, Safety Equipment & Clothing, Industrial Tools & Fasteners, Packaging Supplies, and Specialty Cleaning & Restoration Products. DPA membership enables profitable business relationships, industry awareness and lifelong friendships.
Embassy consists of sixty-seven of the premier Plumbing, PVF and HVAC distributors in the industry with over 500 branch locations. Embassy is supported by eighty-six of the premier Plumbing, PVF and HVAC vendors in the industry.
IDC-USA is a national purchasing, marketing, and selling cooperative representing over 260 independent distribution locations coast-to-coast and that number continues to grow. IDC-USA has partnered with over 70 suppliers to serve end-users with the highest quality bearing, power transmission, hose, rubber, hydraulics, and related products available.
IMARK GROUP, Inc. is a member-owned marketing group made up of over 1,100 independently owned electrical distributors throughout the United States. Our membership includes over 70 members in the Top 200 largest distributors in the country. Member companies serve their local customers from over 2,000 branch locations. With over $11 billion in combined sales, IMARK Group is the largest member owned, member governed cooperative in the US electrical industry.
Independent Medical Co-Op (IMCO)
IMCO is the premier Co-op for medical supply distributors who are a driving force in the physician, hospital, nursing home, home health, EMS, industrial and many other markets.
Johnstone Supply is the top cooperative wholesale distributor in the country and a recognized national leader in the HVACR industry. With regional distribution centers based in Portland, Oregon, Memphis, Tennessee, Allentown, Pennsylvania, Jacksonville, Florida, and Las Vegas, Nevada, the company boasts over 350 independently-owned stores throughout the United States and beyond, totaling over a billion dollars in annual sales.
National Distribution and Contracting, Inc.
NDC represents over 280 distributors, the largest organization of independent medical, surgical, dental and laboratory supply distributors in the United States. NDC provides a unique collection of business services including master distribution and logistics on behalf of distributors and manufacturers serving healthcare providers throughout the United States, Canada, Caribbean and parts of Central America.
Our comprehensive programs allow member distributors, both large and small, the opportunity to maximize their efficiency while realizing profitable growth.
NDC's core distribution is across the healthcare continuum, including primary care, acute care, extended care, veterinary, dental and specialty markets. Products distributed into these markets consist of national brands and NDC private label brands: Pro Advantage and Quala.
Founded in 2002, NetPlus maximizes the relationship between distributors and suppliers. We support distribution of all sizes through pricing, rebate and incentive programs from our supplier partners. NetPlus Alliance has over 410 industrial and contractor supplies distributors doing over $9 Billion in sales annually.
Network Services Company
Network Services Company is an international organization that provides distribution services to global accounts in the healthcare, commercial real estate, and industrial markets. The Network solution includes janitorial, food service and industrial packaging products and services that contribute to increased wellness and productivity while reducing costs and improving service. Network customized services provide centralized spend management control, while meeting unique local market needs for companies with multiple locations throughout North America and Europe.
The NISSCO Group is one of North America's leading maintenance and sanitary supply distribution Group Purchasing Organizations. Established in 1985, today NISSCO has 250 distribution centers providing market penetration, sales support, and logistics throughout the U.S., Canada, South America, and the Caribbean. Through national purchasing programs with more than 100 premier manufacturers of sanitary maintenance products, NISSCO represents $2 Billion in annual sales. The NISSCO Buying Group provides the independent Jan-San distributor value through purchasing programs that deliver "buy-side" programs and incentives.