Are you a hose and accessories distributor? If so, the Association of Hose & Accessories Distribution (NAHAD) is the ideal organization to join to stay competitive in today's tough economy.
NAHAD provides member firms the latest information, ideas and insight to help run their businesses more successfully every day.
Association services help members to meet the dynamic and changing needs of the industry and help to foster a sense of partnership and support between distributors and manufacturers.
Through its Hose Safety Institute, NAHAD provides Hose Assembly Guidelines which include the HANDBOOK for the Design & Specification of Hose Assemblies and the online Fabrication and Design Guides, which together provide industry-leading performance standards for hose assembly specification, design, fabrication, handling and management.
The HANDBOOK is the industry Guide to hose assembly safety, providing an exceptional resource for employee training and recognition and a superb resource for sharing with customers.
NAHAD also provides programs, services, education and events year-round, in which members can reap significant financial benefits, in dollars earned and dollars saved such as: Discounts on classes at the University of Innovative Distribution, an alliance with Industrial Careers Pathways, Distributor Performance Dashboards and Employee Development Roadmaps.
NAHAD also supports members’ interests in initiating or expanding their export activity through its Partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service (USCS) of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration.
But one of the most important perks of membership is attendance at the Annual Meeting & Convention for networking and learning opportunities. The 2016 Annual Meeting and Convention in beautiful Colorado Springs will provide a tremendous opportunity to connect with industry leaders, business partners, new products & services and friends. Full details are available on the NAHAD website and in the Convention Brochure.
Tribute, Inc. is proud to be a long-time member of NAHAD and we look forward to seeing many customers, vendor partners, friends and prospects at the upcoming meeting. Tribute, Inc. is a provider of business management software for hose and fluid power distributors and fabricators and for more information on our products and services, you can find us at Booth #142.