Safety Marketing Group (SMG), the world's largest consortium of independently owned safety equipment distributors, today released names of the Annual Partnership Conference Award Winners. These Awards includes Peak Performer Awards (Supplier and Distributor of the Year), JMA (Joint Marketing Agreement) Awards, Award of Excellence, and GOLD Distributors and Suppliers.

The winners were announced during the Joint Session at the group’s annual conference held in Orlando, Florida this past May.

They are as follows:

JMA (Joint Marketing Agreement) Award
• 3M Personal Protection
• AGS Safety and Supply

Supplier of the Year: Peak Performers
• Accuform
• Ansell
• Radians

Distributor of the Year: Peak Performers
• AGS Safety and Supply
• Alliance Safety, Inc.
• Midwestern Safety Equipment Co., Inc.
• Northern Safety
• Safety Products, Inc.
• Scientific Sales, Inc.

Award of Excellence
• Seguridad Regiomontana

Gold Suppliers
ACME United Corp
Capital Safety
Complete Environmental Products
Justrite Manufacturing Company, LLC
National Safety Apparel
Protective Industrial Products
Se-Kure Domes
The Safety Zone
Zoll Medical

Gold Distributors
AGS Safety and Supply
Alabama Safety Products, Inc.
Alliance Safety, Inc.
American Cleanstat, LLC
Broner Glove & Safety Company
Demand Safety
Emergent Safety Supply
Guardian Safety and Supply, LLC
Industrial Safety Products
IWS Gas and Supply
Midwestern Safety Equipment Co., Inc.
National Safety
Northern Safety
Quest Safety Products, LLC
Rayco Safety, Inc.
Safety Products, Inc.
Safety Services, Inc.
Scientific Sales, Inc.
Stagg Safety Equipment, Inc.
Stauffer Glove & Safety
TSS Technical Solutions (Premier Safety-Argus-HAZCO)
Vorpahl Fire & Safety

About the Safety Marketing Group
The Safety Marketing Group, located in Tampa, Florida, is a network of dominant industrial safety equipment distributors in North America. Member companies are unified to furnish dedicated customer service and flexibility provided best by independent entrepreneurs, owned and operating on a local level. SMG is a corporation, organized as an industry cooperative, which is focused on group purchasing and group marketing of quality safety equipment products. SMG represents 50+ Distributor Members, 45+ Preferred and Associate Suppliers and over $900 Million in annual sales.

45 + SMG Suppliers were represented and 50 + SMG Distributors were in attendance at this year’s conference; 300 + Safety Specialists were on hand for the annual Business Meeting, which was held on Monday, April 30, 2017. The following two days were “suite to suite” meetings for all of our Distributor and Suppliers.

SMG is a Cooperative which is Member Owned by our Independently Owned Safety Equipment Distributors with purchasing power of $900,000,000.00.

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