About Us

Making Your Job Easier for More than 65 Years

Since 1952, Lawson Products has been helping to make customers' jobs easier by improving efficiency, productivity and overall performance.
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Lawson Managed Inventory: Your Lawson Representative can help you lower your total cost of operation by increasing productivity and efficiency. We start by working with you to design an organized storage system and establish a re-stocking schedule based on your usage. We are on site managing your inventory just like you would. Except now you don't have to.

Problem-Solving People: For on-site application support and technical advice, your Lawson Representative is your single point of contact.

Products for Your Applications: Based on your budget, requirements and performance needs, your Lawson Representative will recommend assortments and products for your specific applications. This way, you'll always be using the right products for the job. With a comprehensive line of products available and the ability to source hard-to-find products, we are sure to have what you need.


Lawson Products is located in Chicago, Illinois. We serve customers from several strategically located distribution centers in North America.

Recent Press

The recent and continued growth of our Company has generated the following articles in the industry trade press:

Crain's Chicago Business: Small gains are fueling this big turnaround : Lawson Products CEO DeCata looks to accelerate dealmaking as the industrial economy slows

Industrial Distribution: Lawson Products Execs Talk Acquisition Strategy

Industrial Equipment News: How to Decrease Equipment Downtime for Increased Profits

American Management Association: Building a Collaborative Culture

Industrial Equipment News: Three Women in Industrial Distribution Define Sales Success

Modern Distribution Management: The Transformation Journey of Lawson Products

Vehicle Service Pros: A Path to Increased Productivity and Fleet Uptime

Industrial Distribution: The State of Women in Industrial Distribution


Selling Power's 50 Best Companies to Sell For
Industrial Distribution's Big 50
Modern Distribution Management's Top 40 Industrial Distributors

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