WHERE MARKET LEADERS GROW
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Affiliated Distributors is for distributors and manufacturers that are market leaders and those that want to become market leaders.

WE ARE AD

Collectively AD members are bigger than any national chain, outpace overall industry growth and are the unquestioned leaders when it comes to new product introductions and market innovations.

And we like to have some fun too! 

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ACCELERATED GROWTH FOR STRONG LOCAL INDEPENDENTS

Our 543 independently owned members span seven industries and three countries with annual sales in excess of $30 Billion.

THE LARGEST INDEPENDENT MARKETING GROUP

AD Canada consists of 52 entrepreneurial businesses focused on providing exceptional service to customers in every market segment.

INNOVATIVE SALES AND MARKETING PROGRAMS

Affiliated Distributors provides members and suppliers with programs and resources that accelerate growth & increase profitability.

CONNECT WITH MARKET LEADERS

Thanks to the quality of our members, our best-practice sharing is unequalled in the industry.

PERSONALIZED SERVICE

Our strong staff to member ratio enables us to provide valuable advocacy for our members and suppliers on local & national issues.

ACCELERATED GROWTH FOR PROUD MANUFACTURERS

Affiliated Distributors helps suppliers protect and build their brands and reduce their reliance on national chains. Our suppliers achieve above industry growth, year-after-year.

Don the Distributor and Mark the Manufacturer

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The AD Difference
We help independents win.

Being “member-driven” is not a slogan with us, it’s the way we operate. 

Blog

10/31/2014
“This is the life” is something that I repeated to myself over and over again at the 2014 AMAROK...
10/17/2014
AD Electrical Division Market Leaders met in Chicago this month for an inspirational, record...
10/09/2014
The AD Industrial Supply Division (ISD) hosted their largest North American Meeting in the history...
10/02/2014
Women of the Canadian Electrical Industry connected over golf at the second annual Electric Elle...
10/02/2014
BAND-IT employees spent two days volunteering with Habitat for Humanity in a local Denver, CO...

 

AD’s Clean Energy initiative helps independent electrical distributors partner with leading Clean Energy Suppliers.

 

Meetings

Network, share ideas, and collaborate with other AD members from around the country.

AD’s sister company, supplyFORCE, helps independent distributors secure and jointly service large MRO contracts.

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