Wrentham Tool Names New Sales Manager | Global Fastener News

Aug 16, 2017

Wrentham Tool Group promoted Jessica Smith to sales manager. Smith has been with WTG for three years and in sales and customer service for 30 years. She will continue her marketing and advertising administrator duties.(…) via Wrentham Tool Names New Sales Manager | Global Fastener News

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Tameside firm opens new sales partnerships in Dubai and the US – BQLive

Aug 16, 2017

Denton-based engineering and fastening business Francis Kirk Group has expanded its international distribution network with key deals in Dubai and the US. The group, which already has a distribution partnership in Iran, hopes that the Dubai appointment of Integrated Auto Supplies will accelerate growth in the Middle East.(…) via Tameside firm opens new sales partnerships […]

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Hague Fasteners back on TV, this time with BBC Breakfast | Torque Expo

Aug 16, 2017
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Hague Fasteners is fast becoming a media favourite, making its second appearance on UK national TV in six months. The British manufacturer starred on this morning’s (16 August 2017) BBC Breakfast as part of a series of reports focusing on family businesses.(…) via Hague Fasteners back on TV, this time with BBC Breakfast.

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WAFIOS to hold US Technology Symposium | Fastener + Fixing

Aug 16, 2017

WAFIOS has issued invitations to an Annual Fastener Open House & Technology Symposium from 12th – 13th September 2017 in the USA.(…) via WAFIOS to hold US Technology Symposium.

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An insight into DIN 7500 standard | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Aug 16, 2017

First published: 1st July 2014 By Peter Witzke, vice president engineering/quality, Bossard AG Ref: FFT141407/38 The DIN 7500 standard was first published in the late seventies and has been updated a number of times since. Simultaneously with the publication of DIN 7500-2 “guideline values for hole diameters” the standard for screws was named DIN 7500-1. […]

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PennEngineering® acquires Whitesell® Formed Components | Fastener + Fixing

Aug 15, 2017

PennEngineering® has announced the acquisition of Whitesell® Formed Components – with operations in Waterford, Romulus and Novi, Michigan, USA – and Whitesell Canada in Vaughan, Ontario, Canada.(…) via PennEngineering® acquires Whitesell® Formed Components.

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Manufacturing high-quality fixings | Fastener + Fixing

Aug 15, 2017

pgb-Polska is the Polish production plant of pgb-Europe, specialising in the manufacturing of high-quality nylon fixings, steel and chemical anchors. Under the brand name SMART® it provides fastening solutions for every branch in the construction industry.(…) via Manufacturing high-quality fixings.

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Preventing nut and bolt self-loosening | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Aug 15, 2017

Many applications require a dismountable, yet durable, screw joint but often this freedom to dismantle comes at a price because the chosen securing method has limitations, argues Henkel.(…) via Preventing nut and bolt self-loosening | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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July FDI Decelerates Amid Moderating Sales | Global Fastener News

Aug 14, 2017

The seasonally-adjusted July FDI (55.1) ticked down from June’s strong 60.8 reading, “mainly driven by a slight moderation in sales momentum relative to a record June,” writes R.W. Baird analyst David Manthey.(…) via July FDI Decelerates Amid Moderating Sales | Global Fastener News

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Hotel Options Within A Mile of NIFMSE in Las Vegas | Global Fastener News

Aug 14, 2017

The National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo moves to a new venue for 2017: The Las Vegas Convention Center. The 37th annual trade show will be October 17-19, 2017. Located at Paradise Road and East Desert Inn Rd., LVCC is 1.4 miles northeast of the Sands Convention Center – where NIFMSE has been for […]

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