Walter A. Wood Supply Co. supplies industry for 100 years

photo Robbie Harvey signs a card at the Sioux Snap-On Power Tools Inc. display Wednesday during the the Southeast Industrial & Safety Show at First Tennessee Pavilion. The tool company plans to frame the card to honor Walter A. Wood Supply Co.'s 100 years in business.

Company at a glanceName: Walter A. Wood Supply Co.Founded: April 1913 as feed and seed businessProducts: More than 500,000 industrial supplies, tools, pieces of equipmentHeadquarters: 4509 Rossville Blvd.Revenues: $20 millionStaff: 75 employeesContact: 423-867-1033,

In 1913, Henry Ford opened his first moving assembly line for the Model T, American women were seven years out from winning the right to vote and the Walter A.