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.

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Members in Motion

Are You Enhancing Profitably?

Citing NAM Study, USA Today Editorial Touts Benefit of Shale Boom

FPDA Economic Indicator Survey Reports 7% Growth in Sales in July

FPDA Welcomes New Members!

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FPDA Announces 2015 Meeting Dates and Location

FPDA to Gather Next Week at the Marriott Sawgrass

L.E.K. Consulting Seeks Individuals to Help with Research of Fluid Power & Motion Control Products in U.S. & Canada

Members in Motion

FPDA Member Forecast 5-6% Growth

Economic Indicators survey showed sales modestly better in June

Time is Running Out! Register Now for the FPDA/ISD Summit

FPDA Monthly Economic Indicators Report Points to Acceleration

Members in Motion

2014 FPDA Compensation Survey Available for Sale

FPDA Offers Sales Professional Training Camp, Set for Nov. 11-13

FPDA Welcomes New Members!

Where Will You Be in September?

Plan to be at the FPDA-ISD Summit, Sept. 14-17

Members in Motion

Get Ready for Fluid Power Professionals' Day on June 19!

FPDA Announces the Four Pillars of the Sales Profession

August 5-7, Dayton, OH

FPDA Economic Indicators Report Continues Positive Trend

Last Chance: FPDA is Looking for a Few Distributor Men or Women!

FPDA Welcomes New Members!

FPDA-ISD Summit, Sept. 14-17, 2014

Plan your travel now!

2014 FPDA Profit Survey Deadline Extended to May 23!

This is a free benefit offered through your FPDA Membership, but only if you participate!

FPDA Members Report Accelerating Demand

YES Members – A Program at Sawgrass Just for You

FPDA-ISD Summit Speakers Unveiled

Act Now to Reserve Your Rooms at the Sawgrass!

FPDA-ISD Summit: Sept. 14-17 – Marriott Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Members in Motion: April 2014

Notice to FPDA Distributors: 2014 FPDA Profit Survey Now Underway!

This is a free benefit offered through your FPDA Membership, but only if you participate!

Momentum Moderates but Remains Positive, According to FPDA March Economic Trends Report

Celebrate Fluid Power Professionals Day on June 19!

Get Ready for the 2015 FPDA-ISD Summit: Laissez Les Bons Temps Rouler in New Orleans!

September 20-23, 2015

Succession & Exit Planning Program (and Many Others!) Slated for FPDA-ISD Summit in 2014

Sept. 14-17 – Marriott Sawgrass, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

In Memoriam: Ed Strickland

President, Hydradyne LLC

Identify and Develop the Right Sales Talent for Your Company

Members in Motion: March 2014

The Elevator Speech

By Tom Reilly, author of Value-Added Selling

FPDA Value Partner Profiles International Offers Free Webinars!

National Association of Manufacturers Annual State of Manufacturing Address

Get Rid of the Winter Doldrums – Think Sawgrass and the FPDA-ISD Summit!

FPDA Member Report Sales Growth in January – 2014 Outlook Remains Unchanged

Please Participate in the 2014 NAW Institute/McGladrey Distribution Monitor Survey of Business Conditions


New Clippard GV-GTV Series High Flow Poppet Valves Including Cartridge Styles Available Now!

Webtec Invites FPDA Members to a 50 Year Anniversary Event at IFPE

FPDA Member Judy Wojanis, President of Wojanis Supply Company, Receives National Award

FPDA Welcomes New Members Itech and Ritter Technology

FPDA Members Report Accelerated Sales Growth in December

Members in Motion: January 2014

News from FPDA Members

Members Report Third Consecutive Month of Positive Sales Growth

Play the Iconic TPC PLAYERS Stadium Course at the 2014 FPDA/ISD Summit

Marriott Sawgrass Golf Resort and Spa, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Members in Motion: December 2013

News from FPDA Members

October Economic Indicators Report: FPDA Index Jumps 15 Points

Profitability Patterns in a Year of Strong Growth

An end-of-year analysis from Dr. Al Bates, Profit Planning Group

Shale Opportunity Snapshot: West Coast Shale

Challenges and opportunities in the Monterey/Santos play.

Market Opportunity Snapshot: South Central Shale

Challenges and opportunities in the Barnett, Eagle Ford and nearby shale plays.

Members in Motion: November 2013

News from FPDA Members

FPDA Economic Indicators Report: September FPDA Index Down from August

Members in Motion: October 2013

News from FPDA Members

Economic Trends Report Shows Demand Below Expectations

The September survey had 49 respondents comprised of 34 distributors and 13 manufacturing firms.

Bring Your Customers to the 2013 Fluid Power Systems Conference

November 19-20, 2013, in Rosemont, IL

In Memoriam: Chuck Houghton, Hawe Hydraulics

FPDA-ISD Summit - Speaker Presentations Available on FPDA Website

Hamzey Assumes Presidency; Wheelock is President-Elect

An Invitation to Participate in Our Future

From Michael A. Hamzey Jr., FPDA President

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Tom D. Ralls Memorial Scholarship