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  • Why BSE?


    Looking to attend Rockwell Automation Fair 2018 in Philadelphia? Border States has travel packages to make booking your trip easy and convenient.

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  • Why BSE?

    WHY BSE?

    “How could you not love being part of a 100 percent employee-owned company? It’s even better now that we’re fully vested in five years instead of seven years. That’s a great way to build our future as employee-owners,”

    -Cody Wright

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  • Material Management

    time is money

    Whether managing a construction project, industrial site or utility infrastructure, dealing with lost, damaged, inaccurate or delayed material wastes precious time. It’s important to find the right distributor partner that understands time is money.

  • Dropped Objects Standard

    Dropped Objects Standard

    Standard (ANSI 121) was approved in July, following an initiative between Ergodyne, Border States and other industry experts to promote the need for dropped object prevention and tool tethering.

  • FR Clothing Risks

    FR Clothing

    Flame-resistant (FR) gear is reliable when it’s of high quality, and while it’s understandable that many professionals want to save extra coin on the job, it’s not worth risking a life over cheap FR clothing.

Featured Products

Ergodyone Chill-Its Products


Stay safe and healthy on the job with Ergodyne’s Chill-Its® evaporative cooling bandanas, headbands, towels and more. They help regulate your body temperature while working in extreme temperatures.

Find Chill-Its Products to Beat the Heat

NEST Home Security

A Whole New Kind of Security

Tough on bad guys. Easy on you. The Nest Secure alarm system is easy to live with, and it’s only tough when you need it to be.

Learn how to always know what’s happening at home

Power Monitoring Devices


Power monitoring devices are vital to most production operations because they’re proactive in detecting equipment performance changes, helping prevent unnecessary downtime.

Check out the Fluke 3540 FC Three-Phase Power Monitor

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wire and cable Catalog

Safety Catalog

Because your safety matters, we now have an easy-to-use catalog for you to find all the safety products you need—get your downloaded or printed copy today.

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A Game Changer For Power Line Inspection

Equipped with intelligent software and sensors, drones can identify anomalies on grid masts, transmission lines and other critical infrastructure. This cuts inspection time and cost, compared to traditional foot or helicopter inspections.

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Supplytrax™ vending

Provide employees secure, 24/7 access to commonly-used materials and gear. AutoCrib reduces inventory levels, tracks use by employee and eliminates stock outs.

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