Great Products Build Great Businesses

Since 1944, we have been helping our customers minimize production interruptions and maximize efficiency with the same care and expertise as if it were our own business.

Producing high-quality products and services is challenging and we know how hard it can be to find someone else who wants your business to succeed as much as you do. With industry-respected brands, $8 million of ready-to-ship components and assemblies and 24/7 support, we have the products to keep your business moving forward.

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The John Henry Foster Company is a full-line fluid power distributor with territories covering parts of Missouri, Illinois and Kentucky and is the Midwest leader in fluid power sales. We have sales representatives stationed throughout our territory who can visit your site and provide hands-on attention to better meet your fluids power needs.

Value Added

Today’s industrial world demands continuous improvement. Maximize your resources, your bottom line and ultimately...value to your customer, with value-added products and services from JHF.

For any project, our Engineers are ready to help you.

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Custom Assemblies

We guarantee a plug-and-play, tested assembly that optimizes form, fit and function, streamlines your operations, and lowers your overhead.

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Custom Hydraulic Power Units & Systems

Your unique application requires precision-engineered, durable hydraulics – we provide just that.

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Hose Assembly & Kitting

When you’re in the market for hose, fittings or made-to-order assemblies, we’ll work with you to get you the right products, right on-time.

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Vendor Managed Inventory

If excess inventory is a significant cost for your business and wasting valuable space, our Vendor Managed Inventory team can help.

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Industrial Controls & Automation

Whether controlling a single system component or automating complex operations, we have the technology and the expertise to meet your unique needs.

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Design & Manufacturing

When out -of-the-box products don’t fit your needs, we’ll work with you to design and manufacture custom components or systems that will.

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