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Mar 25 2021

Wholesaler-Distributors Partner with NFL Stadium Vaccination Sites

Wholesaler-distributors across America team up to donate PPE and supplies to NFL Teams for Vaccination Sites WASHINGTON, DC –The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) and wholesaler-distributors across the country today announced a partnership supporting mass vaccination sites at multiple NFL stadiums with donations of needed personal protective equipment and other items, [...]

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Mar 23 2021

NAW Applauds Introduction of INFORM Act

Urgently Needed INFORM Consumers Act Will Bring Greater Transparency and Accountability To Dominant Online Marketplaces Washington, D.C — The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributor joins with the Buy Safe America Coalition, a diverse group of retailers, consumer groups, wholesaler-distributors, and manufacturers in publicly declaring support of the introduction of the INFORM [...]

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Mar 22 2021

NAW Applauds Nomination of Lina Khan to FTC

Washington, DC – The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) today announced its support of President Biden's nominee to the Federal Trade Commission, Lina Khan. From Blake Adami, NAW Vice President of Government Relations “We are proud to support Lina Khan’s nomination to the Federal Trade Commission. Khan is a widely-respected legal scholar who will bring a wealth of [...]

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Mar 09 2021

NAW Statement on Passage of PRO Act

Washington, DC – The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) issued the following statement following the passage of the PRO Act in the House of Representatives. From Seth Waugh, Associate Vice President for Government Relations: "With the passage of the PRO Act, the House has quickly passed one of the worst bills in recent history. The PRO Act is a blatant handout to [...]

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Feb 23 2021

NAW Highlights Amazon’s Monopolistic Treatment of Third-Party Sellers

WASHINGTON, DC— The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) today sent a letter to Judiciary Subcommittee Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law Chairman David Cicilline and Ranking Member Ken Buck highlighting Amazon’s monopolistic treatment of third-party sellers ahead of Thursday’s subcommittee hearing. In part, the letter reads: Amazon’s Business to Business (B2B) [...]

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Feb 17 2021

NAW Launches Ad Campaign on Vaccine Distribution

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors today announced a digital advertising campaign promoting the utilization of the country’s entire distribution network for vaccine distribution as supply increases and the country hopes to bring more vaccines to more people across the country. The first ad, which may be viewed here, begins running immediately and will run [...]

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Feb 12 2021

NAW in Morning Consult: “America Must Now Embrace Its Supply Chain”

NAW President and CEO Eric Hoplin today published an op-ed in Morning Consult, "With COVID-19 Vaccines and Treatments Approved, America Must Now Embrace Its Supply Chain to Distribute Them" In part, the op-ed reads: When COVID-19 was detected in America early last year, the ensuing pandemic tested the strength and brilliance of our scientific and medical community. Our scientists and medical [...]

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Feb 10 2021

NAW urges Congressional and Administrative Oversight of GSA Pilot Program

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) this week sent letters urging further congressional and administrative oversight of GSA’s pilot e-Commerce Portal program which gives Amazon monopoly power in government procurement. Letter to GSA Acting Administrator Katy Kale Letter to Committee on Oversight and Reform Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney and Ranking [...]

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Feb 05 2021

NAW Statement on PRO Act

Washington, DC – The National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) issued the following statement after the reintroduction of the PRO Act: From Seth Waugh, Associate Vice President for Government Relations: "The PRO Act is radical legislation that would impose union-friendly policies that were rejected by the judicial system, opposed on a bipartisan basis in Congress, and abandoned [...]

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Jan 29 2021

NAW Elects 2021 Officers

Michael Medart, President and CEO, Medart Engine & Marine, Takes Helm as NAW Chairman WASHINGTON, DC— Members of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW), during the association’s first-ever Digital Summit this week, elected as Chairman of the NAW Board of Directors, Michael Medart, President and CEO, Medart Engine & Marine, headquartered in St. Louis, [...]

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