Category Archives: IBT News

IBT Purchases Sheppard Supply Co.

Learn More About IBT Acquiring Sheppard Supply IBT Industrial Solutions announced today that it has officially acquired Sheppard Supply Co. in Springfield, Missouri.  IBT will continue to service Sheppard Supply’s former customers with its maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) supplies and engineering solutions. “We’re incredibly... Read More

Joplin Event a Success

IBT Industrial Solutions hosted a Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo on June 5th at the Butcher’s Block Event Center for businesses throughout the Joplin area.  The event celebrated 45 years of IBT’s service in Joplin. Over 110 customers and 36 vendors attended the event.  “In... Read More

IBT Industrial Solutions Wins Hytrol Award for Being A Top Partner in 2012

IBT Industrial Solutions has been selected as one of Hytrol Conveyor Company's Top 6 Integration Partners for 2012. Hytrol made the final selection based on overall dollar volume of annual sales. IBT was the #1 performer for sales in the Group 3 category. 44-Year Relationship... Read More

JAX Is Named “Supplier of the Year” by Tyson Foods

Learn more about JAX's Lube-Guard Program Tyson Foods announced that it has awarded its highest supplier honor, Supplier of the Year, to JAX INC.  The company was selected in part for its outstanding Lube-Guard program, which offers plant audits and surveys of all lubricated plant... Read More

IBT Is Now IBT Industrial Solutions

IBT is now officially IBT Industrial Solutions. “We felt that the new name better reflects who we are today, and who we are going to be tomorrow,” said Jeff Cloud, a Regional Manager for IBT Industrial Solutions. Anthony Akin, Director of Marketing at IBT, added,... Read More

IBT Is Now “IBT Industrial Solutions”

MERRIAM, KS—June 17, 2013—IBT, Inc. announced today that it is now IBT Industrial Solutions. IBT Industrial Solutions provides industrial products, engineering expertise, and inventory management to plants and warehouses in a variety of industries, including manufacturing, food processing, packaging, bottling, aggregate, and power generation. “We... Read More

Customer Appreciation Event a Success in Amarillo

IBT Industrial Solutions hosted a Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo on May 8th at the Holiday Inn East for businesses throughout the Panhandle area.  The event celebrated 25 years of servicing their customers. “We had a great turnout,” said Mike Powell, a Senior Account Manager... Read More

Celebrate IBT’s 45th Anniversary in Joplin!

On June 5, 2013, IBT is celebrating 45 years serving the Joplin, Missouri area with a Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo. 35 vendors will show off new technology and MRO (maintenance, repair, and operations) solutions—along with food, door prizes, and giveaways. A free BBQ lunch... Read More

IBT Industrial Solutions Expands Territory for Norgren Products

MERRIAM, KS—May 9, 2013—IBT Industrial Solutions is now officially authorized to sell Norgren products in the states of Missouri, Oklahoma, Nebraska, Arkansas, and Kansas, as well as the northwest region of Texas.  IBT’s territory was previously limited to the Kansas and Nebraska area. “This is... Read More

IBT-Sedalia Event a Big Success

Over 250 people from 80 different companies turned out for the Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo hosted by IBT—Sedalia on April 3rd. The Expo was held to thank customers for IBT's 33 years of business in the Sedalia area, as well as showcase their new... Read More

IBT-Amarillo Celebrates 25 Years in Business

On May 8, 2013, the IBT branch in Amarillo will celebrate 25 years of service—with a Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo from 9:30 a.m.—1:30 p.m. at the Amarillo Holiday Inn East.  All customers are invited. "We love having this opportunity to show our appreciation to... Read More

IBT Industrial Solutions Is Now Premier Distributor for Lenze Products

IBT Industrial Solutions Is Now Premier Distributor for Lenze IBT, Inc. is proud to announce that it is now a premier distributor for Lenze products in the U.S. market.  The new designation translates to better pricing and availability for IBT’s customers. “IBT was chosen for... Read More

IBT-Sedalia Celebrates 30 Years in Business

With a Big Renovation, New Address—and a Party! 33 years ago, IBT opened a new branch in Sedalia, Missouri. Today, the company is celebrating its anniversary with a $500,000 renovation—and a Customer Appreciation & Technology Expo. Richard Finch, the Store Manager at IBT—Sedalia, has been... Read More

IBT Achieves Koch Filter Corporation’s President’s Award

IBT was recently recognized by Koch Filter Corporation for their performance in developing air filter business over the past year. A senior committee within Koch Filter bases the President's Award on volume, growth, and mutual compatibility. Dick Ballard, District Manager for Koch Filter, said "The... Read More

IBT Mt Vernon Awarded MHS Caster’s 2011 Branch of the Year

MHS Caster & Manufacturing Company announced the selection of IBT, Inc. Mt. Vernon, Illinois as their 2011 Branch of the year! Although Mt. Vernon consistently ranks at or near the top, MHS's standards were not based solely on total purchases. They also considered what it... Read More