Timken Signs Aftermarket Sales Agency Agreement with National Sales Inc.

March 22, 2007—The Timken Co. entered into an aftermarket sales agency agreement with National Sales Inc.to represent its full line of bearings and related products to Canadian heavy-duty distributors.

"NSI already has relationships with key Canadian aftermarket customers, including all levels of marketing and purchasing," says Jim Eady, sales manager of automotive and heavy-duty aftermarkets for Timken.

According to the company’s press release, all members of NSI’s management team has more than 25 years’ experience in the automotive and heavy-duty market segments.

National Sales Inc. is a sales team that represents manufacturers in the automotive, industrial, and heavy duty truck parts industries and is based in Ontario.

The TImken Co.