At Applied Industrial Technologies® our customers are our focus. 


We aim to provide you with a continuous commitment by offering a broad range of world-class products and solutions to suit any application. We align ourselves with major brands and suppliers to ensure our customers have access to a leading range of quality products and solutions to service their needs. We understand the demands of industry and do our very best to secure a competitive position in the marketplace. As your operational requirements are ever-changing, rely on Applied® for the trusted brands, expertise and support you require.

We are a leading distributor of bearings, power transmission products, fluid power components, and other industrial supplies, serving MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry.

Applied Industrial Technologies® was founded as The Ohio Ball Bearing Company in 1923, in the U.S. Expansion beyond North America began with entry into Australia & New Zealand in 2012. Today, Applied® encompasses more than 500 facilities and over 5,000 employees worldwide and continues to grow. With locations throughout the U.S, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico and now over 30 locations in Australia and New Zealand, we are able to maintain a strong local focus while pursuing a global presence.


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