BDI (Bearing Distributors Inc.), headquartered in Cleveland, OH, has opened a new branch in Easton, Maine. BDI Branch #20 is located at 104 Presque Isle Rd., Mars Hill, ME 04758.

Overseeing the new Easton branch is Operations Manager Kevin P. Mitchell.

“Our new Easton location supports a key existing customer in that market and also will enable BDI to expand its presence in Eastern Maine,” according to John Ruth, President, BDI-USA.

In other BDI news, the company has also announced the opening of a branch in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania. BDI Branch #38 is located at 1821 Highway 315, Wilkes Barre, PA 18640.

Overseeing the new location are Branch Manager Robin Gwynn, a 25-year industry veteran who recently joined BDI, and Account Manager Joseph Nayavich.

“Our new branch will allow us to offer additional support to existing customers in Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey and will allow BDI to bring our solutions-driven service model to other companies in the market,” according to John Ruth, President, BDI-USA.

With 140 global branch operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe and Asia, BDI services manufacturing companies throughout the world. BDI is a leader in the distribution and application of bearings, mechanical power transmission, electrical power transmission, linear motion, fluid power, material handling, industrial and safety products.  Value-added services offered by BDI include inventory and supply chain optimization, advanced technical support, documented cost savings and end-user training.

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