SOURCING & DISTRIBUTION


Our 2nd and 3rd generation team of industrial supply experts makes API a leader in sourcing quality and cost-effective parts.  We have strategic alliances with a vast network of highly qualified suppliers enabling us to consolidate numerous SKU numbers while meeting multiple delivery schedules.  API performs a continual review of supplier relationships ensuring new product sources, competitive pricing and the highest quality standards. Following are a few details that help us meet your goals:

  • Consolidate products from extensive list of highly qualified suppliers
  • Flexibility to work with your supply base in straight consolidation efforts
  • 80,000 total square feet of warehouse space in Chicago and Des Moines locations
  • More than 3200 unique rack locations
  • 100+ years of global sourcing experience of fasteners, castings, fabricated parts, electrical components, hydraulic fittings, etc.