Motion Industries, Inc.

Motion Industries, Inc.

January 30, 2006 11:41 ET

Motion Industries Opens Three New Branches

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--(CCNMatthews - Jan 30, 2006) -

Motion Industries, Inc., one of North America's leading distributors of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, opened three new branches, according to Motion Industries President and CEO, Bill Stevens. The three locations are McIntyre, Georgia; Spartanburg, South Carolina; and St. Catharines, Ontario.

The McIntyre branch is located at 4711 Gordon McIntyre Road and is managed by Jim Martin, while Mel Adams manages the Spartanburg branch located at 111 Corporate Drive. The new Motion Canada branch at St. Catharines is located at 636 Welland Avenue and is managed by Steve Pieterse. "These three branches reflect our ongoing commitment to meet the needs of our customers in these respective areas," said Stevens.

With 2004 sales in excess of $2.5 billion, Motion Industries serves more than 150,000 customers from the automotive, chemical, food and beverage, wood and lumber, iron and steel, pulp and paper, mining and aggregate, and pharmaceutical industries through more than 460 operations across North America.

Motion Industries is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC). Visit our website at www.motionindustries.com. Contact us toll-free at (800) 526-9328.

Contact Information

  • Motion Industries, Inc., Birmingham
    Linda Price, 205-956-1122