Tradesmart Industrial Group is an independently owned Buying Group which commenced business in 2004. The Group was formed by Ron Hunt who has extensive experience in the industrial supply market, having been a director of a family owned industrial engineering supply company for many years.

The motivation behind forming TradeSmart Industrial Group came from seeing good, quality independent industrial supply companies struggling to compete against major businesses and multinationals.

TradeSmart Industrial Group saw the need to unite these like businesses; to offer an opportunity to compete on a level playing field, together with others who are willing to expand their businesses, and encompass the philosophy of industrial and engineering supplies.

The management of TradeSmart Industrial Group are committed to integrity, loyalty and open and honest relationships with our members and suppliers alike.

TradeSmart Industrial Group’s philosophy is to foster good working relationships with our business partners (members and suppliers), for the benefit of all, with respect and integrity.

We are committed to being able to offer all members an opportunity to purchase good quality industrial and engineering products at competitive pricing and service from reputable suppliers. At the same time we are also committed to working with suppliers to create opportunities with our members to grow their businesses.

Members will be able to access advice in product selection, store set up, store relays and any other services they may require, from the group management with over 40 years’ experience in the Industrial Engineering Supply market.

Have access to four 20 page sales catalogues per year and the opportunity to take part in bulk orders at better pricing.
We have a yearly conference and trade show where all members get the opportunity to network with each other on a range of topics such as (Computer Software, Product  Information, Store Setup etc.