Lawson Products, Inc.
| Nasdaq: LAWS
Lawson Products, Inc. is an industrial distributor of maintenance and repair supplies, including fasteners, specialty chemicals, cutting tools, abrasives, electrical, fluid power, welding, battery maintenance, safety products, and storage systems. It operates through two segments: Maintenance, Repair & Operations (MRO) and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM). The Maintenance, Repair & Operations segment distributes products and services to the industrial, commercial, institutional, and governmental maintenance repair and operations marketplace. The Original Equipment Manufacturer segment manufactures, sells and distributes production and specialized component parts to the original equipment marketplace. The company was founded by Sidney L. Port in 1952 and is headquartered in Des Plaines, IL.