Sunrise, FL-based fluid power distributor Hydraulic Supply Company — named to Industrial Distribution's 2018 Watch List — remains in expansion mode, having just announced two new retail branch locations that will open by July 2.
The distributor of hydraulic, pneumatic and industrial products announced Friday that a new location in Medley, FL will open on June 25. Its address is 10101 NW 116th Way, Suite 15, Medley, Florida 33178.
“The addition of the Medley location off the Florida Turnpike’s Flagler Station Blvd exit on NW 116th Way is perfectly situated for the rapid growth taking place on Miami’s west side and fills a gap for many prospects who simply did not want to fight traffic on the way to our east Miami store,” said John Serra, President of Hydraulic Supply.
The Medley store will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Two days earlier, HSC announced it will open a new store in Miami on July 2. It is located at the corner of 7202 25th Street & Milam Dairy Rd. It will be open The new store will be open Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
“The addition of our newest store at the corner of 25th Street & Milam Dairy Road near the Miami Airport is an exciting addition to our portfolio and conveniently located to allow HSC to better serve our loyal customers throughout the Miami-Dade area,” Serra said.
Customers for both the Medley and Miami stores can also receive after-hours support thru the HSC's free 24-hour emergency service hotline at 1-800-432-6413.
Hydraulic Supply Company states that it currently operates retail stores in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Tennessee and Louisiana, offering customers a selection from more than 8,000 hydraulic, pneumatic and industrial products, staffed with a team experienced technicians. HSC also offers a variety of services that include hydraulic and industrial hose assembly, flexible metal hose assembly, tube bending and flaring and manual valve assembly, among others
All of Hydraulic Supply Company’s retail stores are supported by its 60,000+ square foot Sunrise, FL distribution center, which provides customers access to more than 20,000 stocked products across 100 brands for delivery.
HSC said the new locations are "part of the company’s aggressive expansion plans which include increasing its product portfolio, along with new retail and repair locations in both the US and Latin America."
"We have plans to continue expansion in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Alabama, Louisiana, Texas and Mexico," Serra told Industrial Distribution this past January for ID's Watch List feature. "We also recently added two new major product lines — industrial hose and flexible metal hose — to our current list of more than 100 brands and 20,000+ stocked hydraulic, pneumatic and industrial parts."
In July 2017, HSC announced the acquisition of Harvey, LA-based Fabacher Inc. — a marine exhaust and fluid handling company. In November 2017, HSC opened a location in Greenville, SC and opened two new locations in Miami.
HSC had 2017 full-year sales of $75.5 million, up 12.1 percent from 2016, and had 232 employees as of January and a branch count of 30.