Stellar Industrial


Stellar Industrial Supply Opens NJ Warehouse and Branch

Industrial Supply Magazine1/12/2023

Stellar Industrial Supply has opened a warehouse and branch office in Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, specifically to support Viking Yacht Company.

Viking Yachts has grown to become a world leader in semi-custom fiberglass yacht production with over 5,000 Vikings delivered since 1964. The new warehouse enables Viking to streamline supply chain and logistics to more quickly and efficiently serve its customers. The new branch is strategically positioned between Stellar's Northeast...

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Stellar Industrial Supply: Forward-thinking and Growing -AD

Martin Levy7/22/2022

Five-star performance 

A trusted partner of some of the largest manufacturers in the US, Stellar Industrial Supply’s commitment to driving customer profit is driving impressive revenue growth 

The home of Stellar Industrial Supply (Stellar) is the city of Tacoma, approximately 51 kilometers southwest of Seattle, Washington. An established supplier of industrial MRO cutting tools and safety products, it’s a company with a mission: to drive better financial ...

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Stellar Industrial Supply Helps Customers Save Money

Industrial Supply Magazine2/1/2022

During a year with significant supply chain disruptions, Stellar Industrial Supply's Documented Cost Savings program helped customers reduce tooling, inventory, and associated costs by 25 percent in 2021.

On average, Stellar Industrial Supply customers saved nearly $50,000 as part of $17.92 million in total customer-approved DCS cost savings.

The DCS program aims to foster “Ideal Customer-Supplier Partnerships.” Working on behalf of both parties, Stellar Industr...

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Top challenges of supplier relationship management

By: Alan R. Earls4/6/2021

Supplier relationship management challenges are even more likely to occur during challenging times. Here are a few problems your company might encounter and how to solve them.

Developing good relationships with suppliers can mean the difference between disruption and gaining a competitive edge.

Supplier relationship management (SRM) is important, but doing it well can be difficult. Typical challenges include lack of competencies and alignment; meanwhile, the pandemic and its af...

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10 best practices for managing strategic supplier partnerships

By: Alan R. Earls3/30/2021

Successful supplier relationship management requires giving the right kind of attention to each type of supplier.

That means, as a supply chain or procurement leader, you need to understand best practices in managing a strategic supplier.

What is a strategic supplier?

Whereas a transactional supplier is typically one that offers a low cost in the short term just to fill a need, a strategic supplier is core to a company's business.

A strategic su...

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Stellar Industrial Supply Launches New B2B Website

Industrial Distribution3/5/2021

TACOMA, WA — Stellar Industrial Supply, which distributes more than 35,000 MRO products and tools from more than 1,500 brands for safety, metalworking, marine supply, aerospace and other general manufacturing and processing organizations and also offers customized indirect material management solutions, announced Tuesday that its new B2B website is now live. 

The new site enables partners and suppliers to better segment and target customers, while delivering more personalized and streamlined shopping experiences that drive sales and additional growth opportunities. It includes deep integration into common data points like ERP, CRM, freight systems, EDI, punchout and more. 

“We put significant investment into the Stellar Industrial Supply website to create a dynamic and efficient B2B marketplace for our partners, community, and key AD and STARS suppliers," said Rene Savage, Stellar's vice president of technology services. "Administrators will appreciate the upgraded workflow and tools, and data-driven capabilities to reach customers at the right point, with the exact products and pricing that makes the most sense for sellers and buyers."

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Stellar Industrial Supply Inc., 3M Co. save joint customers millions of dollars – CTE Magazine


Working together on behalf of 147 customers, in 2019, 3M and Stellar Industrial Supply saved those joint customers nearly 24 percent off the total cost of anticipated spend. This equates to more than $3 million in documented cost savings overall.

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Fullerton Tool Co. as 2019 Stellar Industrial Supply’s Supplier of the Year – PHCP Pros


Stellar Industrial Supply Names Fullerton Tool Co. as 2019 Supplier of the Year January 22, 2020 Stellar Industrial Supply, which distributes more than 35,000 MRO (maintenance, repair and operation) products and tools from more than 1,500 brands for safety, metalworking, marine supply, aerospace, and other general manufacturing...

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Stellar Industrial Supply Names Supplier of the Year – CTE Magazine


Stellar Industrial Supply names Fullerton Tool Company, Inc. as its 2019, repeat Supplier of the Year award winner. Fullerton also won the award in 2018. Read full article here…

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Stellar Industrial Supply Names Fullerton Tool as its 2019 Repeat Supplier of the Year Award Winner – ADHQ Online


Stellar Industrial Supply Names Fullerton Tool Company as its 2019, Repeat Supplier of the Year Award Winner Working together they help save Joint Customers Nearly 20% in Documented Cost Savings; Partnership drives a 38% increase in joint customer revenues Tacoma, WA — Stellar Industrial Supply,...

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