Posted July 21, 2021

BlackHawk Industrial acquires Reliance Supply

BlackHawk Industrial has acquired Reliance Supply, a distributor specializing in industrial fasteners, located in Jacksonville, Florida.

BlackHawk IndustrialBy adding the strategic category of industrial fasteners to the company’s product assortment, BlackHawk will now be able to service a broader range of customers while increasing the breadth of product offerings.

“This expansion into the Florida market will allow us to reach more customer production facilities, expand products and services that end-users value, and invest in new effective sales channels. These elements are essential for our strategy to build the only distributor that is truly Big Enough to Serve and Small Enough to Care,” said John Mark, President and CEO of BlackHawk Industrial.

Rob Carryl, who will serve as both the commercial leader of the Jacksonville branch and lead the growth of the industrial fasteners category for all of BlackHawk, said that he and his team agree that Reliance is a great fit for the BlackHawk team and our culture. “The combined businesses offer unlimited potential and superior customer service.”