Grainger Reports Modest Sales Growth | Global Fastener News

Oct 19, 2017

Grainger reported sales, including fasteners, grew 2% to $2.63 billion in the third quarter of 2017. Operating earnings fell 13% to $281 million, driven by lower gross profit due to strategic pricing initiatives. Q3 net earnings dropped 13% to $162 million, while earnings per share decreased 9% to $2.79. (…) via Grainger Reports Modest Sales […]

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Stahlwille unveils Augmented Reality to complement torque technology – Production Engineering Solutions

Oct 19, 2017

Torque tool and handtool specialist, Stahlwille says it is introducing Augmented reality (AR) to its handtool technology. Together with oculavis, a firm based in Aachen, Germany, the company has developed a prototype of a smart visor that will safely guide an end user through a wide range of different joints. The system is capable of […]

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ITW, United Way volunteers paint interior of new Children’s Advocacy Center | The Herald-News

Oct 19, 2017

Volunteers from ITW Deltar Fasteners in Frankfort and United Way of Will County recently dipped brushes into buckets to put a fresh coat of paint on the walls of what will be the new offices for the Will County Children’s Advocacy Center.(…) via ITW, United Way volunteers paint interior of new Children’s Advocacy Center | […]

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SD Products – official UK distributor for SIMON Beschlagtechnik | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Oct 19, 2017

In June, SD Products Ltd entered into a partnership with SIMON Beschlagtechnik – the fittings technology division of SIMON corporate group. SIMON is an innovator and premium supplier of high-quality furniture fitting systems.(…) via SD Products – official UK distributor for SIMON Beschlagtechnik | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Staying SMART with pgb-Polska | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Oct 19, 2017

The SMART S-RPE resin is a styrene-free universal bonded anchor for use in concrete, hollow and solid masonry. It comes with an ETA Option 7 (ETA – 17/0363) for non-cracked concrete, for use within dry, wet or flooded conditions and the fixing of medium heavy loads.(…) via Staying SMART with pgb-Polska | Fastener + Fixing […]

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Safety-focused resins | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Oct 19, 2017

Ellsworth Adhesives Europe have announced the addition of two new safety-focused resins to its material range.(…) via Safety-focused resins | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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Stahlwille brings augmented reality to handtools | Torque Expo

Oct 18, 2017

German torque tool and handtools specialist STAHLWILLE has introduced augmented reality to handtools. The innovation has been developed with oculavis, resulting in a smart visor prototype that will safely guide an end user through a wide range of different joints.(…) via Stahlwille brings augmented reality to handtools.

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parts2clean – right on track | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Oct 18, 2017

This year parts2clean – the leading international trade fair for industrial parts and surface cleaning – looks set to be one of the strongest performances in its 14 year history.(…) via parts2clean – right on track | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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New challenges for high performance spring in critical aerospace application | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Oct 18, 2017

William Hughes has been manufacturing precision, high specification springs for many years, and is well equipped to meet the exacting demands of the aerospace industry including its special requirements for materials, specifications, manufacturing tolerances, cleanliness and packaging.(…) via New challenges for high performance spring in critical aerospace application | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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Why You Should Attend Fastener Fair | Industrial Equipment News

Oct 17, 2017

Fastener Fair USA is the only fastener and fixing event held in the United States for the full supply chain. Held at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, OH on April 11-12, 2018, the event brings together manufacturers, distributors, suppliers and end users in the only dedicated fastener, fixing and joining technology exhibition.(…) via Why […]

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