April 6, 2017

EPIC Business Essentials | Group & Industry News I Marketing I Meetings & Training | Merchandising | Independent Stationers Calendar of Events

CITY, COUNTY, EDUCATION AND MUCH MORE!
Are you unsure how your dealership can target and land public sector business?  EPIC Business Essentials (EBE) today has 2 public sector contracts that depending on your dealership location, could utilize to call on City, County, School District...   [Read the rest of this article...]

THE SUBJECT IS HEALTHCARE
Do you have healthcare account opportunities in your local market where you have been locked out by the big boxes?  Have you lost smaller accounts as they have been bought up by the larger medical groups and hospitals in your marketplace?  ...   [Read the rest of this article...]

WELCOME TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS!
Please join the staff at Independent Stationers as we welcome our newest affiliate members to the IS Family! X093 GCS Office Supplies, located in Agoura, California.  Welcome Gayle Virzi and team! P038 Source Office & Technology, locat...  [Read the rest of this article...]

EAKES OFFICE SOLUTIONS ADDS RICOH TO DIGITAL PRODUCT LINE
Eakes Office Solutions has added Ricoh to its line of digital product solutions. Ricoh is a global technology company that has been transforming the way people work for more than 80 years. Under its corporate tagline — imagine. change. &md...  [Read the rest of this article...]

NEW ADMINISTRATION PRESENTS OPPORTUNITY FOR YOUR BUSINESS
President Trump has been moving at warp speed, which has started to show the opportunities that exist in the next four years. This is why NOPA and OFDA need every member to join us in Washington on May 16-17 for our annual legislative fly-in. If you&... [Read the rest of this article...]

OFFICE PLUS BUSINESS CENTRE WINS RDC VIDEO CONTEST!
Independent Stationers recently held an RDC Video Contest, requesting members develop and submit a short video that explains how they use the RDC and the benefits they derive. The video was to be judged on the overall message, quantifiable ROI, creat... [Read the rest of this article...]

M-POWER Q2 2017 PROMOTIONS & FLYERS AVAILABLE
Make sure your customers take advantage of these great promotional offers for Q2 2017 from participating M-Power suppliers. Also available are new product flyers for your sales team to distribute. All offers are good for the entire quarter, unless no... [Read the rest of this article...]

BOOST YOUR FACILITIES GROWTH WITH THE RDC
Independent Stationers and Essendant are partnering to drive your growth in the Facility Supply (Jan/San) category. The webinar will provide: Overview of the category opportunity, including consumer research and insights Training Resources &n...  [Read the rest of this article...]

SIGN UP FOR THE YEAR END 2016 & Q1 2017 UPDATE WEBINARS!
As in our practice, each quarter we host several Webex webinars to update you on the group's news, new programs, advances, and best practices. It's time once again to do this to report to you on year-end 2016 and first quarter 2017. Bel...  [Read the rest of this article...]

NEW VENDOR WEBINAR RECORDING - ZEP
More than 3,500 quality products bear the Zep name, including detergents, disinfectants, hand cleaners, degreasers, deodorants, lubricants, and floor finishes.  Zep services over 300,000 customers in a variety of industries including automotive,...  [Read the rest of this article...]

EMAIL MARKETING BEST PRACTICES WEBINAR APRIL 18
Email is NOT dead. In fact, the last year has seen a resurgence in this tried and true marketing tactic. However, getting your message seen in the endless flow of emails coming into an inbox is challenging. In this session we will show you how to win... [Read the rest of this article...]

VISTAR BREAKROOM PRODUCTS WEBINAR MONDAY APRIL 24
Take control of your breakroom business!  Breakroom is one of a dealer’s best opportunities.  Don’t leave it to chance. Tune in to our webinar on Monday, April 24 to learn how Vistar can help you realize your breakroom potential... [Read the rest of this article...]

VENDOR PROMOTIONS POSTED
The following vendors have posted promotions and/or SPIFFs    [Read the rest of this article...]

VENDOR PRICE FILES POSTED
Vendor Document Library (VDL) Vendor related documents are posted to the Vendor Document Library.  It is restricted to only those dealer-users t...  [Read the rest of this article...]

OASIS (OAS) AND NATURA WATER (NUW) NOW APPROVED VENDORS FOR WATER DISPENSING EQUIPMENT
Oasis 100+ year old company with a solid history of manufacturing quality, commercial - grade bottle water coolers, point of use /plumbed water coolers, and water fountains/bottle fillers Now available for Independent Stationers Members to purc...  [Read the rest of this article...]

ASTER GRAPHICS (ASG) NOW AND APPROVED VENDOR FOR COMPATIBLE PRINTING SUPPLIES
Aster Graphics is a global manufacturer providing the highest quality new build and remanufactured imaging supplies. With over 800,000 cartridges in inventory, we have aftermarket products to meet all of your printing needs. Our products are for use ... 
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HORIZON PROGRAM TERMINATED EFFECTIVE MARCH 31, 2017
With SPR's integration of Horizon into their warehouses, the Horizon program terminated effective March 31, 2017.

DIVERSIFIED WOODCRAFTS (DVW) NOW AN APPROVED VENDOR FOR ART, INDUSTRIAL, AND SCIENCE FURNITURE
Diversified Woodcrafts, Inc is excited to join the IS group of suppliers. We feel that we can help you fill needs in niche parts of your markets. And you will help us to reach more people with our quality line of products. Diversified Woodcrafts h...  [Read the rest of this article...]