United Cooperatives - Alliance of the Americas


Embassy Group Ltd. was established in 1991 and founded on the principle that equal participation by a limited group of Premier Plumbing, HVAC, PVF and Waterworks Wholesalers partnering with the Top Industry Plumbing, PVF, HVAC and Waterworks Vendors. Embassy consists of 69 of the premier Plumbing, PVF, HVAC and Waterworks distributors in the industry with over 800 branch locations, and is supported by one 114 of the premier Plumbing, PVF, HVAC and Waterworks vendors in the industry. http://www.embassygroupltd.com/

Forte was established in 2002 to advance the interests of the independent decorative plumbing and hardware channel, attracting more than 250 of the leading showrooms throughout the United States and Canada http://www.buyforte.com

IMARK Group founded in 1996, with roots to 1968 has over 900 operating over 2000 locations in the United States with116 preferred suppliers focused exclusively on electrical distributors with over 18% of U.S. electrical distribution market and the largest electrical marketing group. http://www.imarkgroup.com

NEMEON was established over 14 years ago by independently owned roofing and siding distributors. With a vision statement of “Pride & Prosperity through Unity, Value, Partnership & Size” NEMEON’s mission is to be the premier co-op of independent roofing and siding distributors, promoting pride and prosperity with both members and preferred vendors. http://www.nemeon.com/

Sphere 1 was established in 1999 and is a cooperative of 132 independent tool and fastener distributors with 450 locations working together to achieve competitive and sustainable advantages in our marketplace. http://www.sphere1.coop/