Burnaby, BC – Motion Canada, a division of Birmingham-based Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has opened a new branch, according to Motion Canada President, Dermot Strong. The new Motion Canada branch is located in Cranbrook, British Columbia.
“The addition of this branch reflects our ongoing commitment to meet the needs of our customers in the Cranbrook area,” said Strong. The branch is located at 517 Industrial Road D and is managed by Aaron Jones.
Motion Canada operates 52 branches in nine Canadian provinces including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.
With 2011 sales of $4.2 billion, Motion Industries is a leading industrial parts distributor of bearings, mechanical power transmission, electrical and industrial automation, hydraulic and industrial hose, hydraulic and pneumatic components, industrial products, and material handling. Motion Industries has over 500 operations including ten distribution centers throughout North America and serves more than 150,000 customers from the food and beverage, pulp and paper, iron and steel, chemical, mining and aggregate, petrochemical, automotive, wood and lumber, and pharmaceutical industries.
Motion Industries is a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company (NYSE: GPC). Visit our website at www.motionindustries.com. Contact us toll-free at (800) 526-9328.