IBC Welcomes the Curry Family of Companies: Fullerton Tool Company, Carbro USA and Endurance Carbide

IBC is pleased to announce that the Curry Family of Companies has joined the IBC industrial buying group. The Curry Family of Companies represent some of the most respectable carbide and blueprint special tooling manufacturers in the cutting tools industry.

  • Fullerton Tool Company is a third-generation, family-owned business specializing in the design and production of solid carbide cutting tools including, end mills, drills, reamers, keyseat cutters, burrs, saws and custom tooling for a wide variety of industries.
  • Carbro USA has built a strong reputation over the past 50 years manufacturing top quality tooling that meets industry needs and specifications including, solid carbide burrs, drills, reamers, routers, and threaded shank tooling.

  • Endurance Carbide manufactures precision wear parts designed to handle the rigors of industrial use including, carbide bushings, dies, gages, grinding quills and other durable tungsten carbide parts that are made in the USA.

“The addition of the Curry Family of Companies is another example of IBC’s best in class supplier portfolio. Carbro, Endurance Carbide and Fullerton Tool Company complement each other by providing high-quality carbide tooling solutions to our members and their end user customers,” stated Mark R. Higgins, Director Supplier Relations & Recruitment.

For more information about the Curry Family of Companies, please contact Justin Verburg, Director of Sales, via email at jverburg@fullertontool.com or visit www.fullertontool.com/about/curry-family-of-companies.

For more information about IBC, please contact Mark R. Higgins, Director Supplier Relations & Recruitment, via email at mhiggins@industrialbuyers.com or visit www.industrialbuyers.com.

Industrial buyers served by the IBC network of independent distributors represent the automotive, aerospace, power generation, food and beverage, medical, chemical and paper industries, among others. In the U.S., it is estimated that independent distributors account for nearly two-thirds of all industrial supply chain sales.

About the Curry Family of Companies
The Curry Family of Companies is a group of affiliated companies dedicated to providing an expansive offering of high-quality carbide tooling solutions. Owned by cousins, Patrick Curry and Mathew Curry, the family of companies includes carbide tooling manufacturers Carbro, Endurance Carbide, and Fullerton Tool Company. The family of companies represent some of the most respectable brands in the cutting tool industry. The Curry Family of Companies provides a foundation that is big enough to service any customer’s request, yet small enough to respond to customer’s biggest challenges with outstanding customer service and technical support.

About IBC
IBC is an industrial buying group and provider of MROP supply chain solutions from IBC’s market leading suppliers and brand names. Our members are independent distributors with locations in the U.S. plus parts of Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. Ensuring independent distributors' perpetual value to the industrial supply chain is the core of our mission.

We vigorously pursue and create cost-effective, innovative solutions that streamline our members’ operational efficiencies, nurture their supplier relationships and foster enduring customer satisfaction.

IBC also negotiates and manages national procurement contracts with end-user manufacturers. IBC is a Hispanic Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) certified by the National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC).