Our Company

Our national marketing structure, industry-focused business groups and
seamless supplier relationships make Quadra an informed market leader
of chemical and ingredient distribution services in Canada.

Delta BC Quadra Office entrance

About Us

Quadra combines market focus with strong supplier and customer relationships. We are proud to have exclusive partnerships with the world’s best manufacturers. Quadra has also earned preferred-supplier status with Canada’s most successful and respected companies. Learn more about Quadra’s journey from humble beginnings in 1976 to the successful 3rd largest Canadian distributor it is today.  View our Quadra Experience video and see why we are a Specialized, Effective, Trusted partner to our customers and suppliers. Read welcome messages from Quadra’s Chief Executive Officer and President.


Our History

A Record of Growth – read more about our growth and expansion in the Canadian Chemical and Ingredient distribution business.  We’ve been in business for more than 40 years thanks to our loyal customers, suppliers and employees.



As a Member of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2003, Quadra is a company which our employees are proud to work for. We owe this tremendous achievement to our employees for their engagement in our growth and success. We are committed to being a great place to work and achieve this by creating an environment where our people can thrive and feel valued. Respecting the diverse backgrounds, talents and contributions of our people creates an open and inclusive culture where employees with drive and passion can succeed.



Are you a professional committed to solving challenges in a team environment? Are you a creative problem-solver? Are you detail and service-oriented? If you are dedicated to excellence, you belong at Quadra. Our employees are professional and passionate about our business. In return, Quadra offers a stimulating workplace and the chance for personal growth with recognition commensurate to outstanding performance.



We are guided by the following core values:

  • Safety
  • Connected to our Customers, Suppliers and Employees
  • Caring
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Quick on our Feet
  • Having Fun