Mahar Tool Supply Company, Inc. Joins IBC-Industrial Supply Plus as a New Independent Industrial Distributor

IBC is pleased to announce the addition of Mahar Tool Supply Company to its family of Distributor Members and Supplier Partners.

Headquartered in Saginaw, Michigan, with three additional locations in Indiana, Puerto Rico, and Mexico, MAHAR is ISO Certified with nearly 75 years of experience in tooling products and services for automotive, aerospace, marine, medical, defense, construction, food equipment, and woodworking industries.

“In addition to providing a wide range of cutting tool and MRO products, MAHAR also provides services such as crib management, staffing, inventory management, gage management, technical cost savings, and vendor managed inventory (VMI) solutions,” said Carrie Kessel, COO.

Scott Bebenek, Vice President Industrial Buying Group, said MAHAR is a great addition to the organization’s existing lineup of high-quality, independent distributors. “MAHAR strongly values its suppliers and strives to partner with them to create positive impact and sustainable value for its mutual customers.”

“MAHAR chose to join forces with IBC because we were impressed with the offerings and the future outlook of the organization, added Kessel. “IBC’s future goals align nicely with the goals of our organization. We are excited about the opportunity to cultivate business relationships with other independent distributors, suppliers, and business leaders within the IBC group. MAHAR also looks forward to increased automation through IBC Connects as well as taking part in the PIM project to help us with our online catalog solution.”

About Mahar
MAHAR is a WBENC and ISO certified industrial distributor. Whatever the industry and whatever the need, Mahar has the expertise to get the job done right. Our quality promise is to provide the right tool at the right price at the right time to help our customers be as efficient as possible without compromising quality.

About IBC
IBC is an industrial buying group and provider of MROP supply chain solutions. Our members are independent distributors with locations in the U.S. plus parts of 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. Our channel partners are leading suppliers of brand-name industrial products. In addition to providing a full complement of buying group services to our distributor members and supplier partners, IBC 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).