Shamrock Supply Company is a proud member of the following trade associations, and actively pursues the continued refinement of supply chain processes and methods through its leadership within the industry.
An international consortium of more than 300 independent, entrepreneurial distributors with over $15 billion dollars in annual sales, Affiliated Distributors (A-D) – The Marketing Group™ – is North America’s leading Integrated Supply System provider of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) materials. These distributors have joined together to provide a customer-driven single source solution that reduces total procurement, inventory, and distribution costs and improves service to the customer. Offering the advantages of a multi-billion dollar entity together with the service advantages of local distribution with core product competencies, A-D provides a superior integrated supply solution making possible single-source procurement for all electrical, PVF, and industrial supply MRO requirements.
Established in 1988, the Industrial Distribution Association is the world's largest trade association of distributors to industry, representing more than 1800 locations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Asia with core competencies in MRO commodities. The strategic vision of the Industrial Distribution Association is to enable participating distributors to provide superior levels of customer service. To achieve this vision, I.D.A. is committed to providing the resources and industry information to enable distributors to train their employees, market their products and services, improve the efficiency and profitability of their operations, enhance their partnerships with customers and suppliers, and to achieve the goal of total quality. Each year, I.D.A. members annually sell approximately $13 billion dollars in maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) products to a diverse industrial market. This volume represents approximately 40% of the estimated $32 billion of industrial supplies sold through national distributors.
Founded in 1976, the Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association (STAFDA) is an industry organization committed to the development of a more efficient and economical wholesale distribution channel for construction/industrial products made possible by the interface of manufacturers and distributors. Since its inception, STAFDA membership has increased to 2,549+ member companies with access to services and programs focused on the enhancement of competition within the industry.
Strategic Management Solutions, Inc. creates leaders in the business community with organizational vision and strategies. SMS assists organizations in creating sustainable winning strategies which improve the quality of life, quality of work, and the quality of society for their internal and external stakeholders. SMS strives to advance the mission of our client organizations in all sectors of business, through strategic planning, organizational assessment, and leadership development, while focusing on the advancement of our clients staff members. Strategic Management Solutions develops personal and organizational leadership skills to ensure lasting public value for our client, their employees, and customers.
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.