On Jan 27, the Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative announced that it added nine new vendor partners in 2022, as well as four suppliers since the start of 2023.
“2022 was a busy year for the co-op as we added nine new Vendors,” said Keith Werkley, Vice President of Sales & Vendor Management. “2023 is starting off the same as we approved four additional supplier programs, effective January 1.”
Here is a list of the newest additions in chronological, according to IWDC:
- Kalas – Manufacturer of welding cable and copper wire
- Witt Gas Controls LP – Manufacturer of a complete range of gas safety and gas control equipment
- Fein Power Tools – Manufacturer of power tools for professional metal workers
- Protective Industrial Products, Canada – Supplier of hand protection and PPE
- Career Plug – Online hiring platform designed to be used by non-HR staff
- Global Rare Gases – Supplier of purified rare gases and other specialty gases
- Flextur – Manufacturer of Workstations Systems featuring patented Gridlok.
- Business Incentive Credits – Consulting firm specializing in tax incentives and credits
- Macurco Gas Detection – Manufacturer of fixed and portable gas detection monitors
- Victory Welding Alloys – Supplier of welding filler metal consumables
- Hydrostat, Inc. – Provider of cylinder re-qualification, repair and refurbishing services
- Prairie Family Business Association – Provider of succession planning resources to family businesses to help with business continuity challenges
- Office 360 – Provider of office and break room interior design and supplier of furniture, cleaning supplies, and office supplies