Distributor Group Celebrates 10 Years
May 1, 2001 Edge Marketing & Procurement is celebrating its 10th anniversary.
May 1, 2001 Edge Marketing & Procurement (www.edge-group.com), a member-owned marketing and distribution group that includes 72 members, is celebrating its 10th anniversary. Serving the data-communications, security, systems-contracting, electrical, plant-management, electronic, and broadcast industries, the group represents more than $400 million in annual sales. Edge provides independent distributors with bulk buying power, local marketing, and strategic positioning with manufacturers.
"Our goal was to provide the mid-sized and local regional independent distributorships with the same tools and expertise as the larger distribution companies, " says chairman and cofounder Ron Meyers. "We've developed into a support organization servicing all-sized distribution and manufacturing businesses in the national electronics and related industries, " he adds.