In 1952, John Butler, Sr. started Butler Bros. with one basic vision - to provide personalized service and quality products at a fair price. Although our company has grown substantially since its inception, John's vision still guides us today in our unwavering commitment to provide total customer satisfactionOver the years, we have been most fortunate to partner with many great suppliers.  Our suppliers' products, combined with our knowledgeable sales team, provide you with everything you need to increase productivity and lower transactional costs.  

As a continuing family owned and operated business, Butler Bros. is able to meet your expectations with ease and flexibility.  We have a 54,000 sq. ft. warehouse facility located in Lewiston, Maine, with a showroom that displays many of the industrial and packaging machines we offer. To better serve our customers located to our south and west, we also have branch locations in New London, New Hampshire; Randolph, Massachusetts; and East Syracuse, New York.  (view locations)

Since 1952, Butler Bros. has delivered exceptional value and the highest quality products to our customers.  Owned and operated today by Patrick Butler, our company vision will continue to remain focused on service and the customer experience.

Our Mission Statement: Our customer's success is our mission. We strive to supply the best products, solutions, and services to help them acheive their goals.


Patrick F. Butler

Patrick F. Butler is President and sole owner of Butler Bros. Lewiston, Maine. Pat is a graduate of the University of Vermont (1979) with a degree in Marketing and Business Management. Pat has been with the family business since his graduation. The Company was founded by Pat’s dad (John T. Butler Sr.) in 1952 and was purchased by Pat in 1987. The Company is based in Lewiston, Maine with branch locations in Randolph, MA., New London, NH., E. Syracuse, NY, Randolph, MA, and Greensboro, NC.

A.J. Lyle
Operations Manager

A.J. Lyle was named Operations Manager in January of 2018.  A.J. has been a member of the Butler Bros. team since 2003. Prior to Operations Manager, she served in a variety of roles, most recently as Customer Service Manager since 2011. A.J. graduated from the University of Southern Maine in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Leadership in Organizational Studies and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Social and Behavioral Sciences.

Pauline Cote
Director of Operations

Pauline Cote was named Director of Operations in January 2018. Prior to her promotion, Pauline has held positions as Operations Manager and Customer Service Manager. Having been with Butler Bros. since 1981, she has been involved in many departments including Purchasing and Accounting. Through her years of service, Pauline has been able to continue servicing some of Butler Bros. customers and cherishes the relationships that have been built over the years.

Mike Butler
Vice President Marketing

Mike grew up in the family business, helping out in the warehouse and office during summer vacations. He graduated from Clemson University in 2013 with a major in Packaging Science. It was a dream of his to work with family at Butler Bros. He joined the company in 2016, and was named Vice President of Marketing in 2018. Mike looks forward to learning the business from his role model and father, Pat, so that Butler Bros. will continue to be the “go-to” Industrial Distributor for our customers for many years to come.


Tom Rioux

Purchasing Manager


Tom Rioux has been with Butler Bros. since March of 1999 as Purchasing Manager. He is certified in Purchasing Management. Tom is also a member of the Supply Chain Advisory Council for St. Gobain Abrasives, serving on the council for many years.  Before Joining Butler Bros. in 1999,  he served his country in the United States Air Force in Supply Logistics Management for the First Fighter Squadron in Langley Air Force Base, VA. He also worked for Americomm starting as an Inventory Management Specialist, and later as a Production Supervisor. Tom is a native of Lewiston, Maine.