Smitty’s Supply announced today that due to increases in the cost of raw materials used in the manufacturing of finished lubricants, it will increase the price of both its bulk and packaged lubricants.
Bulk and packaged lubricant prices will be increased by 6 to 10% a gallon (depending on product). Greases prices will increase by $0.03 pound. Pour in Treatments will be increased by $0.05 per unit,
These increases are effective July 18, 2016.
Antifreeze, washer solvents, brake fluid, and DEF will be excluded from this price increase.
Like many other lubricant manufacturers, this is round two of recent price increases for Smitty’s. As shown in the table below, Smitty’s first of the year was announced on May 18th.