NY Manufacturing Extension Partnership

PPE Assistance
COVID Recovery Initiative

Thomas COVID-19 Response System for New York State PPE Suppliers


The New York MEP has partnered with Thomas to increase NYS-based manufacturers and suppliers’ visibility through the Thomas COVID-19 Response Supplier program. NYS PPE Manufacturer/Suppliers have an opportunity to be part of the free program by completing this form.

  • About Thomas: for over 120 years, Thomas has served as North America’s leading industrial sourcing platform and marketing expert. They connect professionals on both sides of the industrial buying process and create solutions that inform, support, and empower industry.
  • Thomas COVID-19 Sourcing Data: COVID-19 exposed supply chain gaps and identified unique state-level sourcing patterns that can help businesses forecast and plan for the future.
  • The Thomas COVID-19 Response System: Thomas mobilizes and connects businesses with those in need of critical supplies and materials. To date, over 1.5 million industrial buyers have used the system, and buyers have sent over 20,000 urgent sourcing requests. Businesses can also get listed on Thomasnet.com for free and put their brands in front of Thomas’ monthly audience of 1.4 million industrial sourcing professionals.
  • The Ultimate Pandemic-proofed Digital Marketing Checklist: Thomas aggregated their decades of digital marketing and insights from working with thousands of manufacturers to create a checklist to help you stabilize and grow your business during these turbulent times.
  • Testimonial video from a COVID-19 Response Supplier: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=micxgN3IA8M
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