Founded in 1952, Lawson Products, Inc., headquartered in Chicago IL., with 2011 sales of $314.9 million, sells and distributes specialty products to the industrial, commercial, institutional and government maintenance, repair and operations market (MRO) through Lawson Products. The Company also manufactures sells and distributes specialized component parts, with services to original equipment manufacturers (OEM's) through Automatic Screw Machine Products Company (ASMP).
Lawson Products, Inc. sells MRO products in all 50 states, Canada , Mexico, and the Caribbean, and also exports products that support U.S. Military efforts in the Middle East and Europe. Lawson Products has been recognized as one of The 50 Best Companies to Sell For by Selling Power magazine for the past eight years, has been ranked among Industrial Distribution's Big 50 for over four years, and is on Modern Distribution Management's 'Top 40' List.
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MRO Distribution Business
Lawson Products is the largest business division and is committed to helping its MRO customers resolve challenges of their operations long term. Through a personal approach and technical know how we focus on making sure the right parts are always there to handle the job -- so customers can be more effective and productive. Through the Kent Automotive brand, the company provides collision and mechanical repair products to the automotive aftermarket.
OEM Business Segment
Automatic Screw Machine Products Company (ASMP) manufactures and distributes components, fasteners and fittings for use by OEM manufacturers. ASMP manufactures high-precision machine parts and components specific to the customer's specification needs. ASMP also manufactures products developed for high-strength critical applications and also sources externally produced items if applications call for such goods.