AIMED (Association of Independent Mailing Equipment Dealers) serves as the ONLY
association representing the most prominent mailing and shipping equipment
dealers, value added resellers, systems integrators, mailing software
developers and office technology experts in the industry. AIMED is the liaison
within the industry between independent dealers and the manufacturers. AIMED's
primary purpose is to help independent dealers grow their business profitably.
AIMED invites you
to network and exchange ideas with other top professionals in the industry at
two educational, fun and, informative conferences per year. The next scheduled
conference is April 23-26, 2014 in Las Vegas. Contact Rick Chambers at
firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone to
816-994-3328 or visit our website www.aimedweb.org.
The American Dealer Group (ADG) will be convening in Las Vegas this March for
their annual product development meeting. The ADG is an incorporated group of
independent equipment distributors that offers a ready-to-go distribution
platform and support network for manufacturers in the Graphic Arts industry.
This annual meeting will be held at the Palace Station on March 13-15, 2014.
development meeting presents an opportunity for industry insiders to present
and demonstrate new or unknown products. For more information about how to have
your product or company invited please visit our website at
Founded in 1991, BindRite (www.bindrite.com) is an international group
of independent dealers offering products, services and expertise pertaining to
all your Print Finishing requirements. Members are required to maintain the
highest standards of product selection, customer service, technical support and
adherence to a strict Code of Ethics.
At the three day
BindRite Dealer Association's annual meeting in April 2013, in Point Clear,
Alabama, most all forty-five member dealerships from the U.S, Mexico and
Canada, were represented, and products and services were on display from 32 of
their key vendors.
In his welcoming
speech, BindRite President Lyle Moreau, National Index, Bindery & Supply,
made this comment, "Our network is making a significant contribution to
the fast paced "Digital Print on Demand" market space by presenting
Print Finishing products from the world class manufacturers we represent, many
of which are adapting "Green Button Technology" into their new
designs." Bi-Annual elections were held and Cyndi Christie, Owner of
McIntire Business Products, Concord, NH, was elected President.
The next annual
meeting will be at The Wigwam Resort, Golf Club and Spa in Litchfield Park, AZ
in April 2014. For more information contact Al Boese, Executive Director at
Founded in 1926, the Business Technology Association serves office technology
dealerships, resellers, manufacturers, distributors and service companies. Its
core members - office technology dealerships - consult, sell and service
hardware, software and supplies with the goal of helping businesses maximize
their investment in devices and technology. Through the association's various
educational programs, information, research, legal services, publications and
guidance, BTA member dealerships are positioned to be the premier source of the
office technology used by businesses throughout the United States every day.
For more information call 800-505-2821 or visit www.bta.org.
The Graphic Arts Merchants Association of Australia - formed in 1969, GAMAA is
a major contributor to the development and advancement of the printing and
graphic communications industry in Australia. Comprising member companies which
are representative of the printing and graphic communications supply market,
GAMAA is proactive in its commitment to contribute to the industry across a
range of activities. These include the co-hosting of the two major Australian
industry trade shows; PacPrint and PrintEx. Revenue generated from these trade
shows is used by this not-for-profit association to fund industry initiatives
including the annual GAMAA Industry Overseas Internship Grant and the
sponsorship of industry activities and awards. Visit our website at www.gamaa.net.au or email
PESDA - Printing Equipment & Supply Dealers' Association of Canada (PESDA)
is an association of Manufacturers, Dealers and Suppliers to the Graphic
Communications Industry in Canada.
Pesda was formed
in 1975 and our Vision is to be the premier national resource for the suppliers
by providing relevant information and value-added services to our members and
for the common good of the industry. Our Mission also includes being a graphics
industry advocate to governments.
PESDA added value
services include: the only Canadian Content Graphic Industry Trends Report;
Access to What They Think.com; Risk Management Program supported by Canada
Legal Referral; Graphics Canada Trade Show Partner and membership in Canadian
Manufacturers and Exporters, Canada's Leading Business Network and Canadian
Manufacturing Coalition who advocate for Manufacturing in Canada. Visit
www.pesda.com or contact Bob Kirk at
email@example.com or call 416-524-1954 for