Posted October 31, 2017

Purvis Industries acquires A&W Bearings & Supply

Purvis Industries announced that it acquired A&B Bearings & Supply Co., effective Oct. 30.

A&W Bearings & Supply Co. is located in Dallas, Garland and Nacogdoches, Texas, and has served the north and east Texas markets for over 41 years.

“Purvis Industries is proud to be able to come together with a strong independent distributor such as A&W Bearings. They bring a great reputation and a strong team to the Purvis family," said Cameron Barker, Purvis Industries vice president of corporate operations. "A&W Bearings helps us significantly strengthen our core markets and shows how independent distribution continues to make its mark on the industrial bearing and power transmission landscape.”

“We’re happy to be a part of the Purvis team and feel they were the best fit for our people and our organization. We both have a strong independent spirit and desire to truly serve the needs of our customers. It’s exciting to see two independent companies like A&W Bearings and Purvis Industries bring together their people, products and exceptional service into one great company,” said George Yarbrough, president of A&W Bearings & Supply Co.