UNITED Equipment Dealer Association
Equipment Dealers Association
What's in it for me? Plenty!
Together, we are at your service...and on target!
UEDA and EDA are Designed to Meet Your Business Needs
UNITED and EDA monitor both federal and state legislative sessions on a full-time basis, identifying and tracking bills relative to our industry. Legislative reports are made regularly to all members.
Dealer Agreement Review
UNITED and EDA work with manufacturers and distributors to address industry issues. New and/or updated dealer agreements are reviewed. Regular meetings are conducted with manufacturer management.
Dealer-Manufacturer Relations Survey
EDA conducts this survey annually to provide insight for dealers and manufacturers on matters that affect their working relationship. Compare brands and dealer experiences with your own and consider new lines.
FREE Legal Hotlines
UNITED and EDA maintain relationships with various attorneys and consultants to help members address employment issues, dealer contract issues, customer relations, OSHA compliance, environmental issues and accounting issues.
and Group Health Insurance
Association Benchmark Program
UNITED and EDA members receive discount job postings with industry specific job board, JobDepotUSA, with their 100% satisfaction guarantee. Discounted recruiting services with T3 Recruiters are also available.
Wage & Benefit Surveys
UNITED’s annual survey provides data that allows dealers to compare their dealership expenditures with averages within our geographical area. EDA’s biennial compensation survey extends those trends nationwide.
Association Accounting Services
Industry-specific staff accountants can provide complete accounting service for members, including monthly or quarterly financial statements, income tax preparation, payroll reporting, and more.
Trucking Information and Driver Drug Screening
Monthly Newsletters and Weekly Emails
UNITED and EDA provide up-to-date information regarding various phases of dealer and Association activities. Special bulletins are issued as occasion demands.
Free Monthly Webinars
EDA hosts monthly webinars on topics that matter to you and your dealership, including labor issues, compliance, industry news, digital marketing, technology, workforce development, and more.
Trade-in and Flat Rate Guides
Credit Card Program
UEDA's Credit Card Program offers your customers the convenience and instant credit advantage of VISA or MasterCard cards, at a low, competitive discount rate.
Business Forms & Supplies, Programs
UEDA carries a complete stock of forms, supplies, and programs. Count on a wide selection, competitive pricing, and great service! Check out our numerous services.
An annual Convention, seminars, webinars, workshops, and area meetings are conducted at various times throughout the year to assist dealers and/or employees in various aspects of business operations.
UEDA Learning Center and Dealer Toolbox
UNITED works with Bob Clements International to offer a comprehensive package of tips, tools, templates, training videos and modules, online resources, and live consulting with an BCI advisor.
Scholarships from SERF and EDF
UNITED and EDA both have 501(c)3 tax-exempt foundations that support our mission by awarding scholarships to deserving young people entering post-secondary education throughout our four-state geographical region.
Technician Credential for High School Students
UEDA offers an industry-recognized credentialing system for identifying exceptional achievement of Ohio students enrolled in approved Career-Technical Education Programs.
The Association staff works with institutions that are training potential equipment dealership employees, acting in an advisory role and assisting with placement. UEDA also sponsors several scholarships at key post-secondary schools in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio and Michigan.
UEDA and EDA thoroughly research various companies to ensure that only those with the very highest standards are endorsed by the Association.
UNITED and EDA websites are "hubs" for dealer members, providing instant access to online dealer information and resources, including a "FastFacts" database and archived webinars – available 24-7, 365 days a year.
UNITED and EDA are sources of information as near as your phone, mailbox, fax machine, or computer — "business partners" that can provide assistance on both day-to-day and long-range operations.
Let us prove that membership doesn't cost -- it pays!
Your link to the power equipment industry -- UNITED and EDA!
...because when you join. . .you're a member of both!
Your link to the UEDA and EDA: Membership application