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Power Transmission Distributors Association is...

the leading association for the power transmission/motion control industrial distribution channel, bringing together distributors and manufacturers.

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Opportunity in Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing

Learn more about business opportunities and industry drivers and trends in this market by downloading the latest End-User Market Briefing Report.

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2) MF Webinar
Get Ahead of 2017 Market Trends with PTDA Webinar: "Market Forecast"

Discover growth and trend data for 10 North American and seven European end-user markets on December 9, 2016.

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2) MF Webinar
3) UID
Prepare for Success at University of Innovative Distribution

Customize your own coursework when you register for the University of Innovative Distribution, March 5-8, in Indianapolis, Ind. Register at the PTDA discounted rate.

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4) LDC
Networking at its Best: PTDA 2017 Leadership Development Conference

Register now to network and collaborate with industry leaders at the 2017 Leadership Development Conference, March 22-24.

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5) Vanguard
Support the PTDA Foundation Now for Vanguard Recognition

Make your pledge before December 31, 2016 and receive recognition as a 2017 Vanguard contributor. By pledging you continue to help Industrial Careers Pathway reach, engage and prepare tomorrow's workforce.

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6) Size of Market Rprt
PTDA's New Restated Size of the PT/MC Market Report

Only available from PTDA, access this exclusive report to create customized benchmarks verifying current and potential market share and to refine marketing and sales goals.

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Quality Customer Service Workshop Quality Customer Service Workshop An In-House Employee Development Program

Build customer satisfaction by developing the communication skills of your front-line employees with the new Quality Customer Service Workshop: An In-House Employee Development Program
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Power Transmission/Motion Control Market Size Report Power Transmission/Motion Control Market Size Report Groundbreaking exclusive research on the size of the North American power transmission/motion control market. Covering the U.S., Canada and Mexico with data on consumption from 14 different product categories, the Power Transmission/Motion Control Market Size Report is essential for anyone in the channel.
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PTDA Market Trends

The PTDA Business Index reading for 3Q16 came in at 46.9, down from the 50.4 reading from 2Q16. The 3Q Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) results show power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distributor sales have slightly increased from the previous quarter. Members participating in the PTDA SHOR + Business Index survey received the results for free and were able to pinpoint factors explaining these results. Not a participant? Learn more about your next opportunity to participate.
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PTDA 2016 Leadership Development Conference

Step up your leadership game, while networking with your power transmission/motion control industry peers in an intimate and relaxed setting. Educational sessions are designed for emerging and seasoned executives who want to build executive leadership skills. Register today for this valuable event, taking place in New Orleans, La. on March 22-24.
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