afflinkAfflink Afflink has been a global leader in supply chain management for more than 35 years. With more than 300 servicing locations, AFFLINK has the largest, most diverse group of distributors found anywhere in the industry. AFFLINK has more than 200 of today’s leading manufacturers as Preferred Suppliers in the group. Each one representing the best-of-the-best in Facilities Maintenance, Packaging, Safety, Office Supplies and Industrial / MRO.

DPA Buying GroupDPA The DPA Buying Group is a member-driven marketing and procurement group of independent distributors and national suppliers in the Janitorial/Sanitary industry. DPA distributors work with the group’s preferred supplier partners for mutual sales and growth opportunities. The DPA Buying Group is dedicated to increasing the sales and profits of our member distributors and suppliers. Their member-driven marketing and networking organization enables profitable business relationships, industry awareness and lifelong friendships.

ExcellExcell Founded in 1995, Excell is the premier nationwide buying group of foodservice equipment and supplies members. Excell has more than 125 dealers in 42 states and one of the largest vendor program offerings in the industry. Excell focuses on building close relationships with vendors to leverage purchasing power and offer the best available pricing, cash discounts, freight programs, rebates and much more.

ISSAISSA The leading trade association for the cleaning industry worldwide, ISSA has a membership that includes more than 7,000 distributor, manufacturer, manufacturer representative, building service contractor, in-house service provider, and associated service members. ISSA helps its members and their employees make valuable contacts through the industry’s largest cleaning shows. ISSA also helps increase members’ professionalism and success through its popular global website,, and by offering business tools, educational products, industry standards, publications, and legislative and regulatory services that specifically focus on the professional cleaning industry.

North American Association of Food Equipment ManufacturersNAFEM The North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers (NAFEM) is a trade association of 550+ foodservice equipment and supplies manufacturers providing products for food preparation, cooking, storage and table service. In their 60+ years, NAFEM has emerged as a foodservice industry leader. They equip their members to succeed with a variety of products and services.

NISSCONISSCO Comprised of over 225 independently-owned distribution companies across the US and Canada, NISSCO offers national purchasing programs with over 80 premier manufacturers of sanitary maintenance products, including chemicals, maintenance equipment, safety supplies, foodservice supplies, hospitality and housekeeping items, and packaging supplies.

Strategic Market AllianceSMA Strategic Market Alliance is a member-owned cooperative comprised of prominent distributors in North America who provide janitorial, sanitation, and foodservice packaging products and related services. SMA serves as a catalyst for optimizing efficiency and effectiveness within the supply channel by creating application-specific, functional solutions that improve operations while enhancing customer satisfaction.

SSWASSWA Since 1980, SSWA has been a leading professional association for wholesalers and manufacturers of cleaning and maintenance products. Their members understand the economics of using wholesalers for more efficient and effective distribution. Their primary purpose is to help distributors of sanitary supply and maintenance products profit by association with SSWA members.

The United GroupTUG The United Group® (TUG) is a member-owned buying group for independent, B2B distributors of Jan-San, Packaging, Foodservice and Safety products and equipment. Their member companies are small businesses located from coast to coast. Their Preferred Suppliers are all vetted for quality of services and products prior to introduction to the group. The United Group executive team fosters strong alliances between suppliers and members by supporting and facilitating relationships and by openly sharing supplier terms with Members.

UniPro Foodservice, Inc.UniPro With over 900 locations, UniPro Foodservice, Inc. is the largest foodservice distribution cooperative in the United States. They provide nationwide access to exclusive purchasing opportunities with the country’s premier suppliers. UniPro Distributors are dedicated to your satisfaction. As business owners in your local community, UniPro Foodservice Distributors are committed to your success.