BlackHawk Joins World-Leading Trade Association on Safety

| BlackHawk Team

BlackHawk Industrial, a market-leading distributor of metalworking and other mission-critical industrial products announced today it has joined the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) - Hand Protection Group, a recognized leader in the development of ANSI-accredited safety equipment standards.

The move will allow BlackHawk to bring more value to its industrial manufacturers and offer unique expertise and experience that will help innovate and enhance worker safety.

“We are delighted to join an organization that is dedicated to protecting the health and safety of workers around the world,” said John Mark, BlackHawk president and CEO. “Being part of a community of manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors of safety equipment and technologies aligns with BlackHawk’s commitment to our customers’ success, our supplier partners, and our teammates, no matter what.”

“We felt it was important to be at the forefront of industry consensus standards while simultaneously developing our sales teams,” says Matt Roers, BlackHawk category director of PPE. “Having a seat at the table with applicable product groups and improved access to QSSP certification will help take us to the next level to serve BlackHawk customers better as trusted safety partners.”

BlackHawk distinguishes itself as the number one choice for industrial manufacturers who need technical service and production savings. Known as the “across the production floor” partner, the company delivers value through product and supply chain performance that lowers the total cost of production.

BlackHawk is an Industrial Distributor with locations across the U.S., Mexico, United Kingdom, and the Philippines. It markets over 2.5 million products from the industry’s top brands with a heavy emphasis on metalworking products.

As it plans to continue expanding in the months and years ahead, BlackHawk Industrial is actively seeking opportunities to acquire new partners and integrate them into its industry-leading operating system. Interested parties should contact the acquisitions team at [email protected].

About BlackHawk Industrial

BlackHawk Industrial is a market-leading industrial distributor, focused on metalworking such as carbide cutting tools, abrasives and saw blades. They also provide a full line of MRO, industrial fasteners, and packaging products. BlackHawk has the expertise and capability to provide custom industrial vending solutions and creative design, build, and supply chain solutions. The highly technical sales staff strives to deliver world-class service and cost savings across the customer’s production floor.

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