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J.L. Matthews Company Inc.

A fourth generation, family owned and operated business, J.L. Matthews Company Inc. was established in 1946 in Fort Worth, Texas. The store, on the corner of Felix and Hemphill Street, has stood as a pillar of Fort Worth's industrial climbing communities for more than 40 years.

Since its inception, J. L. Matthews Company has been commited to customer service over all else,  serving as a one-stop shop for tools, training, and safety equipment for Utility Linemen, Arborists, Iron Workers, Contractors, CATV, Tower Erectors, Emergency & Rescue Personnel, Municipalities, Professional Climbers, and many other industries. The company is a partner and authorized retailer of more than 150 top-selling brands including Bashlin, Burndy, Petzel, Salisbury, Huskie Tools, Klein, Jameson, Igloo, and Hastings. J. L. Matthews takes pride in its reliable and timely service in thier pursuit of becoming the leading provider of quality products to their customers.