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NFPA member news
  By Eric Lanke NFPA President/CEO   An important way of bringing our membership together for the good of the industry is through NFPA’s many leadership committees and councils that help NFPA fulfill its mission and objectives. Recently, NFPA’s Distributor and Supplier Councils have restructured their committees and leadership. For many years, these two Councils...

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NFPA introduces PROFIT Report in 2018
Long popular with distributors in fluid power and other industries, the Profit Planning Group’s survey-based PROFIT Report will be available to NFPA member distributors starting in January. The survey can be filled out using balance sheet and income statement information, as well as operations information such as staffing numbers and sales breakdowns by product type...

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The vision of NFPA's New Directions Initiative, when rolled out in 2004 and 2005, was to engage the entire fluid power supply chain in the association and begin moving distributor members from associate to "full" membership.  Since that time, a lot has been done to advance the role distributors play in association governance, with representation...

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NFPAs State of the Fluid Power Industry Survey
The State of the Fluid Power Industry survey for Distributors was launched in June, and our goal for the year has been to drive participation among our distributor members toward levels proportionate to those among manufacturer members in the State of Fluid Power survey for Manufacturers. That would mean we need to average 20 distributor participants per...

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