The FPDA Motion & Control Network represents motion solution providers of fluid power, automation, and electro-mechanical technologies and distribution services designed to enhance customer performance and profitability.

Member Services

Here you'll find a wide range of useful resources, many of which are available only to members. Restricted access will require a User ID and Password. If you forgot your ID or Password, contact FPDA. If you have trouble downloading any of these resources, please call FPDA Headquarters at 410-940-6347.

Books & Publications

Business Valuation Tool

Download an Excel® template that provides three different valuation estimates of your business: Liquidation Value, Discounted Future Earnings Value, and Assets and Earnings Value.

Cleveland Research Reports

Distribution and Manufacturing Software Guides:

researching software solutions - here's the resource that you need. Their online guide provides extensive information about each vendor, their applications, and their functionality to assist you with your research project.

Utilize the evaluation center to compare more than 1500 functions and features side by side. We hope to help you find the best solution to meet your needs.

Current Information about the Distributors Software Guide

Current Information about the Manufacturers Software Guide

Current Industrial Reports

Employee Free Choice Act

E-Commerce Tools & Resources

Education Training Resources & Professional Development

FPDA Bylaws

FPDA Logo

FPDA Member List

Request an Excel list of all FPDA Members

HR Information Portal

Health Plan Program

 

Human Resources Management

by Profiles International, Inc.

Insurance Program

Sentry Insurance

Member Discount Programs

Sentry Insurance

Partnership Planning Guide

provides an interview evaluation system designed to improve communications and performance between trading partners, and is useful for mutually assessing performances, developing improvement plans, and initiating discussions for improving distsributor and manufacturer relations.

Product & Price Information Format Standard (PPIF)

Sales Knowledge Mine

SIC and NAIC Codes for the Industry

Snapshot Survey

an online, interactive monthly index of fluid power distributor sales, orders, and inventory levels providing customizable graphs. Learn more. Sign up.

Value-Add Action Plan

a 7-step process for implementing extended value selling within your company. Includes tools, templates, and other resources.

YES Member List

Request an Excel list of all FPDA Young Executive Member