Applied Product Catalog 2017 2018 Page 904 Index, Service Center Directory

904 Call your local Applied service center to order at 1-866-351-3464 or visit us online at Product & Manufacturer Index Applied Industrial Technologies is celebrating its 95th year in business. Founded in 1923 as The Ohio Ball Bearing Company in Cleveland, Ohio, Applied has grown to become a leading distributor of bearings, power transmission products, engineered fluid power, specialty flow control solutions, and other industrial supplies, serving MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry. In addition, Applied provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber, fluid power, and flow control shop services. Applied also offers storeroom services and inventory management solutions that provide added value to its customers. MILESTONES The Company's name was changed from The Ohio Ball Bearing Company to Bearings, Inc. in 1953 and was first publicly traded on the American Stock Exchange that same year. In 1997, the Company changed its name to Applied Industrial Technologies to more accurately reflect its diversified product lines, and is currently traded on the New York Stock Exchange with the symbol AIT. From the 1950s through the early 1990s, the Company targeted U.S. expansion with small and mid- size acquisitions. In the mid-1990s, the Company increased the overall pace of acquisitions, expanding its fluid power operations in particular. Since 2000, Applied has also grown internationally with locations in Canada, Mexico, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore. MARKETS SERVED Applied has the know-how to serve a diverse customer base. Years of experience combined with a solid understanding of industry processes and applications add to the Company's extensive product and service offering for critical industry requirements. General Industry Industrial Machinery Food Forest Products Oil & Gas Primary Metals Mining Chem/Petrochem Government Transportation Fabricated Metals Cement Utilities OUR FOUNDING PHILOSOPHY "Taking Care of the Customer" has remained Applied's guiding principle throughout its 95 years. The Company's rich heritage is built on a strong foundation of dedicated associates committed to serving its customers, partnering with leading manufacturers to provide innovative solutions, and living its Core Values every day. COMPANY PROFILE Today, Applied operates more than 600 facilities with over 6,500 employee associates, providing choice, convenience and expertise via our multiple channels to market, including 430+ service centers, 70+ fluid power locations, 65+ flow control sales and service locations, Maintenance Supplies & Solutions on-site vendor managed inventory, and enhanced e-commerce site. Applied is proud to have a leading market position, excellent geographic coverage and the title of largest fluid power distributor in the world.

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