A network of resources to bring customers the highest benefit
In our efforts to give customers the very best service possible, Van Meter Inc. is proud to be a member of a number of organizations. These affiliations enable us to provide customers with:
- Competitive pricing
- Quality products
- Product training
- Leading-edge best practices
- National support
Affiliated Distributor (A-D) www.mya-d.net
Affiliated Distributors is the largest wholesale buying and marketing group in North America and is comprised of more than 530 independent distributor companies with over 3,000 locations in the U.S. and Canada. A-D’s membership commands over $27 billion in sales across six industries: electrical supplies; industrial supplies; plumbing supplies; HVAC equipment and supplies; drywall and drywall related products; and pipe, valves and fittings.
National Affiliations of Electrical Distributors (NAED) www.naed.org
National Affiliations of Electrical Distributors is a non-profit organization dedicated to serving and protecting the electrical distribution channel.
IDC-USA is a member-owned purchasing, marketing and selling cooperative representing more than 200 independent distribution locations coast to coast. IDC-USA has partnered with more than 65 suppliers to serve end-users with the highest quality bearing, power transmission and related products available.
Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) www.ptda.org
PTDA is the leading association for the industrial power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distribution channel. PTDA is dedicated to providing exceptional networking, targeted education, relevant information and leading-edge business tools to help distributors and manufacturers meet marketplace demands competitively and profitably.
The ESOP Association www.esopassociation.org
Since its inception in 1978, The ESOP Association has represented the interests of all corporations that sponsor Employee Stock Ownership Plans, or ESOPs. The ESOP Association provides advocacy and educational services on behalf of its members
National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) www.nceo.org
The National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) is a private, non-profit membership and research organization that serves as the leading source of accurate, unbiased information on Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs), equity compensation plans such as stock options and ownership culture.
Vanguard National Alliance (VNA) www.vnaweb.com
VNA is the electrical industry's most dynamic combination of manufacturers and suppliers focused on lowering transaction costs while providing unmatched local product access, service and technical support. VNA helps the distributors give customers a single point of contact, a single contract, a single invoice and national pricing. The organization is comprised of more than 48 leading North American Allen-Bradley distributors.
supplyFORCE is the leading national MRO commodity management and procurement services company delivering process, inventory and product cost savings for large industrial businesses. supplyFORCE combines extensive product category expertise with North America’s largest network of qualified suppliers known for their industry expertise, business flexibility and sense of urgency to deliver MRO solutions to national, multi-location customers.
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Iowa www.abciowa.org
ABC of Iowa is a non-profit construction trade association that fosters the principles of freedom of choice through the merit shop construction philosophy.