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Partner Programs

Partner Programs


DELL TechnologiesDell Technologies is at the forefront of driving the digital future. Dell gives today’s workforce what they need to securely connect, produce, and collaborate; anywhere at any time. Award-winning desktops, laptops, 2-in-1s and thin clients; powerful workstations and rugged devices made for specialized environments, as well as monitors, docking and endpoint security solutions and services, workers get exactly what they need to work the way they want.

Dell provides AWS members discounts on Dell branded technology, access to special events and a team of technology advisers ready to answer your IT questions. Shop at www.dell.com/Welders, call 800-757-8442 (mention AWS), or reach out to our account manager via email at Steven.Shipe@dell.com.

Office Supplies

Office Depot and OfficeMax are one company! AWS Members can save up to 75% on over 93,000 products. Great for your printing, cleaning and office needs. Shop online or in any Office Depot or OfficeMax store. Enjoy FREE next-day delivery on online orders over $50!

View webinar outlining the member benefits they offer.

Click here to shop online or print off a FREE Store Purchasing Card.

Shipping & Freight

UPS - United StatesUPS

Flat Rate Discounts on Shipping AWS and UPS took the guesswork out and put the easy in. Members now have access to new and improved flat rate pricing with savings of 45% on Domestic Next Day/Deferred, 25% on Ground Commercial / Residential and up to 50% on additional services.  In addition, members can take advantage of UPS Smart Pickup® service for free.

Open a new account, or if you are already taking advantage of our UPS savings program, re-enroll and apply the new discounts to your existing account by visiting: www.savewithups.com/aws or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., ET.

*Visit www.savewithups.com/aws for specific services and discounts.

UPS – Canada

AWS Members in Canada can take advantage of the UPS Members Benefit Program and receive 40% off small package shipments, 40% off imports, at least 75% off freight shipments over 150 lb. and more. To enroll for free and start saving today, visit membersbenefitprogram.com/AWS or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377), M-F, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. EST.

YRC Freight

YRC Freight invented LTL (less-than-truckload). Their broad portfolio of North American LTL 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
  • Ground and air expedited and guaranteed solutions
  • Unlike most carriers, YRC Freight Time-Critical Service counts Saturday and Sunday as service days
  • Cross-border services throughout North America
  • Get the highest Canada cross-border clearance rate among LTL carriers for your shipments
  • YRC Freight Exhibit Services has been Best-in-Show for trade show shipping for over 25 years
  • No-cost inbound guarantee on trade show shipments
  • Book, track, and manage your shipments anytime and anywhere at my.yrcfreight.com or contact YRC Freight Customer Service 24/7 at 800.610.6500
  • Specialize in palletized shipments over 150 lbs.

The AWS/YRC Freight Shipping Program is a free Corporate Member benefit.
It’s easy to get started, enroll today by phone, e-mail, or online.
Call: 800.647.3061 associations@yrcfreight.com | http://yrc.com/membersvc/

Insurance & Health

Gallagher - Liability Insurance

AWS has partnered with Gallagher to provide members with access to liability insurance solutions at competitive prices. To determine your eligibility and request a quote, complete the Application Form which is available in the AWS Member Network. If prompted, please enter your AWS membership number or email address and password. If you have questions related to the application or the insurance offerings, contact AJ Gallagher Program Manager Nik Levin at (630) 694-4412 or nik_levin@ajg.com.

Liberty Mutual - Auto & Home Insurance

Liberty Mutual has partnered with the American Welding Society to offer members exclusive savings on quality auto and home insurance.* Call 800-531-6087 or visit Liberty Mutual to learn more or get a free quote.

*Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify.


eHealth medicareAmerican Welding Society is proud to have partnered with eHealth to help provide the right Medicare plan for you! Plan types such as Medicare Advantage, Medicare Supplement Insurance, or Prescription Drug Plans are available all in one convenient location. Enroll in the Medicare Annual Election Period (AEP) each Fall, or as you age into qualification.

eHealth is committed to finding AWS members the right health insurance plan to fit your specific needs. Visit us today or call (855) 941-0862 to access free quotes or to explore options with a licensed agent!

American Hearing Benefits

American Hearing BenefitsAmerican Hearing Benefits is a convenient hearing benefits program which provides access to free hearing consultations and significant discounts on hearing aids through our nationwide network of hearing professionals. As a member of AWS, you and your family are entitled to the following hearing savings through American Hearing Benefits:

  • Free annual hearing consultations for you and your family
  • Free one year supply of batteries
  • One year of free office visits
  • Free Deluxe Warranty Plan, including loss and damage
  • 60-day trial period
  • Financing plans available

To learn more call 888-856-3753 or visit www.americanhearingbenefits.com/partners/AWS

Travel Programs

AWS members have access to exclusive travel savings from car rentals, hotels and ticketing discounts to condos, villas, cruises, guided tours and group travel packages. Whether you simply want to get from here to there or make your dream vacation a reality, AWS members have all the tools right at their fingertips.

Visit http://savings.travel/aws/ to view current offers.

AWS Logo Merchandise

Trust Lands' End Business Outfitters to deliver top-quality custom AWS logo products and clothing that are perfect for both home and work. Share your pride in being part of AWS's worldwide community while enjoying the exceptional value of merchandise from Lands' End, all fully guaranteed.

Visit Lands' End Business Outfitters, or call 1-800-920-1471

Additional Programs

The Business Source

The Business SourceThe AWS has teamed up with The Business Source to offer concise summaries of books you need to read. Each month learn best practices and gain powerful insights from leading-edge thinkers, industry experts and world renowned business gurus. And best of all, we’ve arranged a special price exclusively for AWS members – over 70% off the regular price! Watch your email inbox beginning March 23rd for details.

PLEASE NOTE: These savings are only offered on a periodic basis during special promotions.

Click here to see a short video preview: The Business Book Summary Program - Overview


TSYS Merchant Solutions

TSYSWith more than 30 years of industry experience, TSYS Merchant Solutions offers AWS members a payment acceptance program tailored to your business needs.

With a full portfolio of payment-acceptance solutions that include credit, debit, prepaid, mobile, chip, digital wallet, and B2B, we help our customers conveniently conduct safe and secure electronic transactions with trust and confidence.

AWS Member Benefits:

  • Free business and social media analysis tools to help your business grow. Learn more at www.tsysmerchantinsights.com/
  • Negotiated, member-only payment processing rates
  • Payment acceptance products customized to your specific business needs
  • U.S.-based service representatives available 24/7
  • Account management team
  • Free online reporting

Visit TSYS Merchant Solutions

APPI Energy

APPI EnergyAWS endorsed APPI Energy to provide data-driven procurement and consulting solutions that reduce electricity and natural gas costs for members on an ongoing basis. The APPI Energy database of daily supplier prices enables the team of experts to benchmark prices in every deregulated energy market. APPI Energy reviews thousands of prices every day to deliver data-driven solutions and true apples-to-apples comparisons.

Recommendations to AWS members regarding when to buy energy, and which contract length is best, are based on extensive data analytics and 20 years of transaction experience. This includes an evaluation of current supply contracts, proprietary price analytics, energy tariff analysis, regulatory tracking, and complete customer service. To take advantage of this membership benefit program, contact APPI Energy at 800-520-6685.

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