Established in 1935, BDI has grown from a small mid-western US distributor of bearings to a global supplier of industrial goods, services and solutions. This growth has occurred through acquisitions and organic growth, but most importantly, through customer service excellence, technical expertise and manufacturer support.
We do not just sell bearings, we sell solutions!
To provide our customers with the best total value of any supplier, including: the highest quality products, outstanding service, and the technical expertise necessary to increase productivity at our customers' facilities, all delivered at a fair price.
To earn an acceptable return on investment for our stockholders.
To provide our employees with a working environment that recognizes equal opportunity for job satisfaction and career growth, and to reward outstanding performance.
To present our suppliers with opportunity for long-term mutually beneficial relationships.
To encourage our employees to become involved in community service and community improvement activities.
Future growth and success is based on our global expansion plan and commitment to customer service, technical expertise and selling solutions. BDI plans continued expansion both domestically and in emerging global markets.