Founded in 1934 and headquartered in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, we offer the finest products from more than 300 manufacturers and provide unsurpassed customer service and technical support to four core industries: Glass, Stone, Precision Electro-Optical and Opthalmic.
Our diverse offerings provide a unique technical perspective and deliver a powerful advantage that propels Salem beyond the competition. We are a 100% employee-owned company that uses the accountability of our ownership to bring integrity and reliability to you, our customer, every day. The technical expertise acquired over the years has led to an industry-dominating line of innovative chemicals, supplies and highly advanced surfacing compounds. Whether it’s the best in tooling and equipment or reliable technical advice and service, we’re here to deliver on our promise of quality, integrity and dependability.