Shively Bros., Inc. Announces Master Chemical Distributorship

Tue, 02/26/2013 - 1:46pm
Shively Brothers, Inc.

Shively Brothers, Inc. is pleased to announce that it is the newest Michigan distributor of products from Master Chemical Corporation. Shively Bros. is a value-added Cutting Tool and Abrasive Distributor, bringing the latest Technology and Engineered solutions to customers.

Shively Bros., Inc. is proud to partner with Master Chemical.  For more than 60 years they have lead the industry with TRIM® metalworking fluids for all types of cutting and grinding operations.  Master Chemical Corporation was founded by Clyde A. Sluhan in 1951 and is headquartered in Perrysburg, Ohio.  Master Chemical pioneered high quality wetting-agent metalworking fluids and has consistently been a world leader in the scientific research and development of cutting and grinding fluids.  Known worldwide for superior performance, TRIM meets the demands of specialized industries such as automotive, aerospace, and medical parts manufacturers.  Candace Stowell of Shively Bros., Inc. commented that “the addition of metal working fluids to our complete line of cutting tools and abrasives is a natural progression and fit.  We look forward to demonstrating our combined strengths.” 

As an industrial distributor, Shively Bros., Inc. has been servicing mid-Michigan’s cutting tool, abrasives, and MRO needs for more than 65 years.   Shively Bros., Inc. was incorporated in 1947 in Flint, MI.  Today, Shively serves customers through twelve branches spread over five states and two countries, doing business throughout the United States and the global market. 

Shively Bros, Inc. focuses on five core areas of expertise including inventory management, supply chain management, technical support, cutter grind/crib/pre-set management, and continuous improvement. Shively Bros., Inc. now serves more than 1200 customers in many market segments including automotive, automotive suppliers, medical instruments, food service, metal stamping, and many others. In addition to acting as commodity managers, Shively Bros. Inc. also serves as a key line distributor to many clients.  In either capacity, Shively Bros. Inc. is positioned to be a single source solution for tooling, abrasives, and MRO products.  

For more information, please visit


Share this Story

You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.