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Applied Industrial Technologies

We Are a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

More than ever before, our comprehensive portfolio of products and services – combined with our specialized expertise and know-how – is bridging today’s challenges with tomorrow’s opportunities.
Simply stated – We Are All Things Industrial®... We Are AppliedSM

Applied® at a Glance

Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Operating Facilities
More than 560 in North America, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore

Distribution Centers

Stock Keeping Units (SKUs) Available to Customers
More than 8.5 million

Product Manufacturers
More than 4,000

Stock Ticker Symbol
AIT, listed on the New York Stock Exchange

Employee Associates
More than 6,000

Data current as of June 30, 2022


Select Corporate Recognition

InformationWeek 500
List of Most Innovative Users of Technology  2000-2013

NorthCoast 99  Platinum Award
Named one of the Best Workplaces in Northeast Ohio.
2022 marks the 21st time listed as a NorthCoast 99 winner.

Selling Power
Named to the list of 50 Best Companies to Sell For in the U.S.  2008-2012

GI Jobs Magazine
Named to Top 100 Military-Friendly Employers list for 2010

DLA Land and Maritime
Bronze Recognition for Excellence Award – 2010, 2012

America's Best Mid-Size Employers list – 2018
The World's Best Employers list – 2020, 2021

Fortune 1000
List of America’s Largest Companies – 2005-2022

Modern Distribution Management – Market Leaders
Ranked #1 on Top Fluid Power Distributors List  2011-2022

U.S. Navy Reserve
Outstanding Employer Support – 2016

Association for Talent Development
Greater Cleveland Chapter, together with Rotary Club of Cleveland and the Monte Ahuja College of Business at Cleveland State University  Workplace Learning & Performance Award – 2017

National Diversity Council
Ranked among top 15 of Ohio Fortune 1000 companies for Diversity in Corporate Governance – 2018


Select Customer Recognition

Applied Materials
Supplier Collaboration Award – 2015

Silver Performance Award – 2010, 2012, 2013

Eastman Chemical Company
Supplier Excellence Award – 2010-2012, 2015
Supplier Innovation Award – 2010-2012, 2014-2015
Supplier Sustainability Award – 2011

Honda of America
MRO Supplier of the Year Award – 2013
Supplier Award for Outstanding Value – 2014

Miller Coors
Indirect Supply Chain – Supplier of the Year Award – 2018

Supplier of the Year Award – 2013

SunCoke Energy
Supplier Excellence Award – 2012, 2014

Tyson Foods, Inc.
Supplier of the Year Award – 2016

Vulcan Materials Company
Gold Alliance Supplier Award – 2010, 2011
2011 marks the 12th consecutive year Applied® has earned a Bronze, Silver, Gold or Platinum Alliance Award from Vulcan