About Us

“What you need, when you need it”

Welcome to Bearing Distributors where we have been serving industry through a vast inventory of bearings, conveyors, power transmission components, motors, controls, and material handling equipment since 1951. Bearing Distributors, Inc. and Bearing Distributors & Drives, Inc. are family owned and operated ready to provide goods and services.  Our service, support and focus are structured with a determination to build lifelong customer relationships.

Our strength is our people…BD  employs a team of industry trained sales representatives and product specialists with “hands-on experience” who are solutions oriented and efficiency driven. Our employees represent our resourcefulness and commitment to working harder to make sure your unique challenges are handled right the first time.

Bearing Distributors is committed to serving customers 24/7 with a strong regional presence and recognition. We currently have 12 locations throughout the Carolinas and Georgia. Our branches continually maintain a diverse product offering. This, combined with our distribution center in Columbia, South Carolina and our cooperative, IDC-USA warehouses located in Indianapolis, Indiana, and Reno, Nevada.

Through continuous and thorough machine and storeroom surveys, usage history and our customers valued input, we strive to have your stock requirements on-hand. We simply reduce organization’s inventory cost, supply room costs, and turn-around time.

We are a proud member of the Power Transmission Distributors Association and Member-Owner of the Independent Distributors Cooperative (IDC-USA). Our cooperative’s combined purchasing power provides the leverage, positioning and coverage to insure a strong presence across the USA.

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