Purvis Acquires A and W Bearings | Purvis Industries


Dallas, Texas – Purvis Industries is pleased to announce that effective October 30, 2017, they have acquired substantially all of the assets, brand rights, websites, personnel and intellectual property of A&W Bearings & Supply Co. A&W Bearings & Supply Co. is located in Dallas, Garland and Nacogdoches, TX and has served the North and East Texas markets for over 41 years. During that time, they have developed a strong customer following by priding themselves on great customer service and technical knowledge that helps them solve whatever problems and challenges their customers bring.

Cameron Barker, Purvis Industries Vice President of Corporate Operations, said “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. 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.

Purvis Industries is based in Dallas, Texas and is one of the largest Independent Bearing and Power Transmission distributors in the United States with 90 locations covering 15 states. Starting in 1945, they have implemented an Independent distribution model that has created year over year growth and a loyal following of customers. Purvis Industries serves its customers with local inventory and extraordinary technical expertise, as well as an unwavering dedication to ensuring the continued success of our customers. For more information, please visit us at our website www.purvisindustries.com .


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