AFC Industries

Supply-chain and inventory management solutions partner to OEMs


April 2021


Fairfield, OH



“AFC has established itself as a real partner to customers through its high-touch and value-added distribution model, alleviating many of the pain points related to sourcing C-parts and inventory management. AFC’s success reflects their extensive technical and industry expertise, deep domestic and international sourcing network, and vast national distribution footprint.1


Partner, Bertram Capital

Company Overview

AFC Industries is a leading distributor of fasteners and other C-parts, offering highly customized supply chain management programs to a diverse base of original equipment manufacturer (OEM) customers.

company overview

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AFC Industries News

  • Bertram Capital Secures New Industrial Platform with Investment in AFC Industries

    FOSTER CITY, CA: April 20, 2021 — Bertram Capital (“Bertram”) announced today the acquisition of Fairfield, OH-based AFC Industries (“AFC”), a distributor…

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