Chicago Rivet Reports Fastener Sales Growth | Global Fastener News

May 19, 2017

Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. reported fastener segment revenues in the first quarter of 2017 rose 3.4% to $8.74 million, despite a decline in U.S. auto and light-truck sales during the quarter.(…) via Chicago Rivet Reports Fastener Sales Growth | Global Fastener News  

Read full article

Installing Fasteners: U.S. Graduate Student Goes Undercover | Global Fastener News

May 19, 2017

MEDIA SPOTLIGHT – After the fastener industry manufactures and distributes screws the next job is installing them. Mashable.com reported on a U.S. college student who spent 60-hour work weeks in China screwing in tiny fasteners into iPhone casings for about $450 a month.(…) via Installing Fasteners: U.S. Graduate Student Goes Undercover | Global Fastener News […]

Read full article

Spring solution solves sticky situation | Fastener + Fixing

May 19, 2017
F+F

Mastering the manufacturing behind an innovative product is a task engineer’s relish. Lesjöfors subsidiary, European Springs & Pressings, got stuck in right away when approached by sticky tape dispenser company, TapePal.(…) via Spring solution solves sticky situation.

Read full article

A. Perry invests for the future | Fastener + Fixing

May 19, 2017
PERRY

A UK family-owned and run business, A. Perry has invested GB£3.5 million (€4.1 million) in a new facility, which includes a two storey office space for a call centre and administration, two large manufacturing units, and an 8,400m2 purpose equipped warehouse and distribution centre.(…) via A. Perry invests for the future.

Read full article

Bespoke fastening components | Fastener + Fixing Technology

May 19, 2017
F+FT

Thanks to its technical knowledge and flexibility, Star Fasteners can suggest exclusive solutions for specific applications, as well as work on bespoke products for critical applications. Star Fasteners Ltd deals with a broad spectrum of companies and thanks to its 30 years of experience can suggest simple solutions that offer a better final installation, whilst […]

Read full article

UK Hafren Fasteners Rolls out New PowerSIX™ Security Screw | Fastener World Inc.

May 18, 2017
FWI

PowerSIX™ is a versatile tamper resistant self-threading security screw. Ideal for all types of fencing applications, the tri-Lobular self-threading screw eliminates the need for nuts, reducing labour costs & installation time. For added security PowerSIX™ security screws also feature a unique 2-way (removable) security drive. Regular 6-Lobe/Pin Torx tooling will not fit this unique security drive.(…) via UK […]

Read full article

Contractors Mark NADRA’s Deck Safety Month in May with CAMO Edge Fastening for Safer, Barefoot-Friendly Deck Surfaces | PRWeb

May 18, 2017

Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) May 18, 2017 CAMO Edge Fastening joined forces with the North American Deck and Railing Association, Inc. (NADRA), in supporting Deck Safety Month in May to help increase public awareness of the necessity for regular inspection and maintenance of existing decks, and proper installation of new decks. National Nail’s CAMO Edge […]

Read full article

Distribution and Manufacturing Software Guides Available with New Interactive Capabilities – NFDA

May 18, 2017

The 27th Edition of the Distribution Software Guide has become the most used directory for wholesale distributors looking to replace or upgrade their existing business software. The guide provides detailed vendor information including feature matrixes for Enterprise Distribution and Complementary Solutions. (…) via Distribution and Manufacturing Software Guides Available with New Interactive Capabilities – NFDA […]

Read full article

The importance of drawing-up European Standards | Fastener + Fixing

May 18, 2017

A report from the front line, From Barbara Sorgato, secretary general, European Consortium of Anchor Producers It is 11:00. Twenty-three of us have come to this European city to sit around a table and discuss technical issues.(…) via The importance of drawing-up European Standards.

Read full article

New TORX® Paralobe™ drive system | Fastener + Fixing Technology

May 18, 2017

In the long history of Acument Global Technologies developing new fastener drive systems such as TORX® and TORX PLUS® drive, the desire to continually improve and meet new industry needs has led to a new product to be rolled out in 2017 – the TORX® Paralobe™.(…) via New TORX® Paralobe™ drive system | Fastener + […]

Read full article