AED is an international trade association representing companies involved in the distribution, rental and support of equipment used in construction, mining, forestry, power generation, agriculture and industrial applications. Its 750 distributor member companies account for over $15 billion of annual sales of construction equipment and related supplies and services in the U.S. and Canada.
The American Rental Association (ARA) is an international trade association for the owners of equipment rental businesses and the manufacturers and suppliers of rental equipment. The current membership includes more than 7,000 rental businesses and 1,100 manufacturers and suppliers.
Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA)
The Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association is the U.S. trade association dedicated solely to improving the proficiency of independent material handling equipment distributors. Over 650 distributor and manufacturing companies from all over the world are part of MHEDA today.
North American Dealer Information Technology Association (NADITA)
The North American Dealer Information Technology Association (NADITA) is an association of Caterpillar dealership technology leaders that meet annually to discuss the latest technology trends in the equipment industry.