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Motion Canada adds another branch in BC

By Canadian Packaging Staff   

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New office in Cranbrook, British Columbia will help meet industrial parts distributor service customers better.

Motion Canada, a division of the Birmingham-based Motion Industries, Inc., a leading distributor of industrial maintenance, repair, and operation (MRO) replacement parts, has opened a new branch in Cranbrook, B.C.

With 2011 sales of $4.2 billion, Motion Industries is a leading industrial parts distributor of bearings, mechanical power transmission, electrical and industrial automation, hydraulic and industrial hose, hydraulic and pneumatic components, industrial products, and material handling. Motion Industries has over 500 operations including ten distribution centers throughout N.A. and serves over 150,000 customers in the food and beverage, pulp and paper, iron and steel, chemical, mining and aggregate, petrochemical, automotive, wood and lumber, and pharmaceutical industries.

“The addition of this branch reflects our ongoing commitment to meet the needs of our customers in the Cranbrook area,” explains Motion Canada president Dermot Strong from the Burnaby, BC-headquarters.

Motion Canada operates 52 branches in nine Canadian provinces including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.


The new branch is located at:
517 Industrial Road D Crescent
Cranbrook, B.C., V1C 6R8
T: 250-426-8060
Managed by Aaron Jones

Motion Industries is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company. For more information, visit or call 1-800-526-9328.


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