Designed to help
increase their end-user customer base and improve their competitive
position in the marketplace. The Society's web of communication tools
will put distributors in touch with key industry manufacturers,
including AWS's nearly 1,000 Supporting and Sustaining Company Members,
most of which are leading producers of welding equipment and supplies.
Sellers will also receive critical information to help them deal with
real-life problems faced by any business, and an instant global
presence on AWS's exclusive Welding Distributor
SPECIAL OFFER — Sign up today as an AWS
Welding Distributor member, and receive your choice of two of the
following publications (up to a $384 value):
Welding encyclopedia (CD-ROM only)
and Planning manual for
Cost-Effective Welding - Welding Metallurgy - Welding
Handbook (9th Ed., Vol. 2)
Individual AWS Memberships ($410 value) offering each of your employees
Complimentary subscription to the
award-winning Welding Journal magazine.
American Welder, a special section of the Welding Journal designed for
A popular AWS Publication ($192 value) for
only $35...save nearly 80%!
25% Members'-only discount on any AWS
Publication - choose from among 300+ titles by calling (888) WELDING.
Professional Development via Members'-only
discounts on world-renowned AWS Certification programs, dozens of
topical conferences, seminars and home-study courses.
Members'-only discounts on American
Welderª products, at www.aws.org/gear and the ability to add your
company's logo onto apparel items.
Networking Opportunities at the AWS Welding
Show, at local AWS Section Meetings, at 120+ AWS-sponsored seminars,
and through Committee participation.
Free listing and hyperlink on a Distributor Locator Map
- an interactive map, by city, on AWS's 100,000-visitors-a-month
allows end-users to find your distributor locations quickly and easily.
Free company publicity and recognition - open
up doors globally by listing your company's name, as well as your
products, in the Welding Journal, read by 50,000+ industry
Free hyperlink on the AWS Website draws
visitors to your distributor's website.
Exclusive usage of the AWS Welding
Distributor logo on your company's letterhead and promotional material
for a competitive edge.
Complimentary VIP Passes to the FABTECH show - distribute as perks to your best customers.
25% discount off any AWS Publication, i.e.,
Welding Handbook, and opportunity to resell them for a profit.
70% Discount on Welding Journal gift subscriptions
mailed directly to end-users you designate AND a Free "Sent Compliments
of " Announcement on the shipping bag. Use the WJ as gifts to
your loyal customers and promote your company name at the same time.
(Note: $30 per WJ subscription, with a 50 minimum order).
An attractive AWS Welding Distributor wall
plaque to display your company's affiliation with the Society.
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services helps you increase the flexibility and reliability of your
supply chains by offering direct service to almost every point in the
United States and nearly all of the Canadian population.
AWS Members receive a minimum 70% discount.
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Transportation Offers Special Discounts for Members of the American
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the AWS/YRC Regional Program. Enrollment in
the AWS Regional Shipping Program is free.
To enroll, please fill out the registration form below and fax it back
or call your association benefits coordinator at 800.647.3061. Click
below for the enrollment form: