Member Resource Center

Amazon Library

The Amazon Library is a resource menu for Independent Dealers to stay up to date with Amazon's movements in the industry. Members have access to an Amazon Data Feed powered by OPSoftware, LLC which is updated monthly based on the activity of over 400 independent dealers currently using our website. You also have access to training guides and legislative resources to make sure you are taking the necessary steps to protect your small business against the threats of Amazon. 

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Counterfeit Resources

Commercial Counterfeiting of trademarked and copyrighted products is a multi-billion dollar problem for international business. There is a rising problem across the globe of pirated imaging supplies and fraudulent misinterpretation of genuine OEM products. Use these resources to learn more about this growing problem and how to protect your business and yourself for the harm caused by counterfeit goods and fraud.

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Benchmarking Reports

Data is one of the keys to moving your business to the next level and NOPA assists you in finding the research you need. How do you match up to your competition? What benefits do other dealers provide? What trends are facing the industry? Those are just a few examples of questions that may be included in member surveys and benchmarking reports. NOPA Members have complimentary access to the results of the NOPA benchmarking reports. 

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Bid Desk Portal

Bid Desk Analytics gives NOPA members 24/7 access to Topline Data, a quick reference tool that allows you to make informed decisions and maximize profitability when participating in public sector bid business. NOPA members get a 20% discount on full access to Bid Desk Analytics’ Data Platform, which features customized views of public sector contract profiles and details, competitor sku matching and upcoming bid pipelines, as well access to Bid Desk’s support team to help you monetize the data.

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Newsletters & Independent Dealer Archive

Members receive monthly e-newsletters which provide latest association information, industry news, and legal regulatory updates. Additionally, NOPA members receive access to Independent Dealer which is an industry publication that provides in -depth coverage of dealer success stories and growth opportunities. 

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The Office Products Industry Data Standards Initiative (OPIDS) focuses on standardizing and maintaining standards on:

  • Manufacturer Alpha Codes (3-digit MAC)
  • SKU item identification numbers (SKU)
  • Units of measure at the wholesaler level of sales to dealers (UOM)
  • Most frequently used color codes (2 or 3 digit)
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Government Advocacy Resouces

NOPA provides members with information to stay up to date with our Small Business Government Advocacy initiatives. This resource exists to keep you informed with procurement updates federal government policies that could affect your business. 

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Independent Dealer Locator

The Independent Dealer Locator sponsored by NOPA is the “Where to Buy” solution that drives customers to your company when they are looking for office products.

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Webinar Recordings

One of the benefits of NOPA membership is complimentary registration to all NOPA webinars and access to their recordings after they have been presented. Topics covered include: Cyber Security, Counterfeit, Amazon Education, and more! Check out the online calendar for upcoming webinar dates. 

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Organization Logos

For over 110 years, members continue to take pride in being a member of the organization. Download the NOPA logo and proudly display it on your website, social media and/or email signature line to show your commitment and involvement with NOPA and set your company apart from your competition.

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