COSTARS is the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania's cooperative purchasing program administered by the Department of General
Services (DGS) Bureau of Procurement. The COSTARS Program provides registered local public procurement units as well as state affiliated entities (together “members”)
and suppliers a tool to find and do business with each other effectively through the use of a contract established by DGS.
SMG is a network of the dominant industrial safety equipment distributors in North America. Its member companies are unified to furnish
the dedicated customer service and flexibility provided best by independent entrepreneurs, owned and operating on a local level. SMG is a corporation - organized as an industry
cooperative - which is focused on group purchasing and group marketing of quality safety equipment products.
In 2014 Pro-Am Safety was recognized as a 5-Year Gold Distributor by SMG.