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Are you wondering what a HUBZone certification is?

Are you wondering what a HUBZone certification is?

| June 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

What exactly is a HUBZone certification and/or designation?  You’ve heard of many diversity inclusion certs and acronyms – including WBE/DBE/FBE/WOSB/MBE.  PII has built a strong portfolio of certifications – earned throughout our 30 years in business (WBE, WOSB, EDWOSB, HUBZone, DBE).   Through information sharing, we want our readers to better understand us as a company by drilling […]

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Progressive Industries supports the Wounded Warrior Project

Progressive Industries supports the Wounded Warrior Project

| June 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

  The Wounded Warrior Project is a charity that for the past 10 years has supported military veterans who have  sustained significant injury while in active duty. The project creates multiple programs that would help these veterans to further education and find employment as they leave military service. At Progressive Industries, we hold a connection […]

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Progressive Industries inducted into the NWBOC Hall of Fame

Progressive Industries inducted into the NWBOC Hall of Fame

| May 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Women Business Owners Corporation (or NWBOC) is a group that focuses on Women-Owned Businesses (or WBEs) and helps to get them certified and recognized in the corporate world. This month they have inducted Progressive Industries into the Decades of Excellence Hall of Fame. This was given to Progressive for our long standing connection […]

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Progressive Industries supports the AVON Walk for Breast Cancer

Progressive Industries supports the AVON Walk for Breast Cancer

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

The world famous product retailer AVON is hosting it’s 11th annual Walk for Breast Cancer event. This event takes place in 9 cities across the United States and will be in Chicago from May 31st to June 1st. With the actual walk event there is also a fundraiser, and Progressive Industries is showing support by […]

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Progressive Industries CEO Attends GNCDC Annual Luncheon

Progressive Industries CEO Attends GNCDC Annual Luncheon

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every year the GNCDC (Greater Northwest Chicago DevCorp) holds an annual Luncheon gathering leaders of over 50 businesses that range from manufacturing companies and lenders to real estate brokers who hold a stake in Northwest Chicago’s economy. This year held the 9th annual luncheon and Progressive Industries’ very own CEO (and GNCDC board member),  Valerie […]

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Logistics, Distribution, Consolidation, Upgrades

Logistics, Distribution, Consolidation, Upgrades

| May 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Progressive Industries, Incorporated is a leading WBE/WOSB/SB/HUBZone logistics distributor.  We consolidate your purchases, systematically provide inventory management, kit assembly, private label products, custom packaging and repairs, upgrades, testing, inspections, direct ship programs. Over 30 years of expertise in logistics allows us to focus on a fresh perspective from seasoned expertise – in executing logistical solutions, […]

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MRO’s/Industrial/Medical Oxygen – Packaged/Bulk

MRO’s/Industrial/Medical Oxygen – Packaged/Bulk

| May 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Progressive Industries, Incorporated distributes packaged & bulk industrial/medical gases.  We serve industries including mechanical contractors, automotive, DOD, agricultural, semiconductor, energy, medical, lab and more. Packaged and bulk gases including acetylene, carbon dioxide, carbon monoxide, chlorine, hydrogen, hydrogen chloride, methane, nitrous, propane, sulphur dioxide, argon, nitrogen, oxygen, helium, krypton, neon and xenon.  We also provide chemicals, […]

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Welcome to the Progressive Industries Blog

Welcome to the Progressive Industries Blog

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you’ve clicked on this article from any of our official channels or just happened to stumble upon us on the web, welcome to the official blog of Progressive Industries. And no, we’re not the insurance company so asking for an insurance quote wouldn’t be out of the question but you won’t find that information here. […]

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Medical and Hospital Equipment & Supplies

Medical and Hospital Equipment & Supplies

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Progressive Industries, Incorporated was founded in 1985 by our CEO, Valerie O’Donnell, with one goal in mind – provide quality products and cost containment solutions with the very best in customer service to industries that require more in healthcare – providers, institutions, GPO’s, clinics, research facilities – enhancing top quality patient care.  We are a […]

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