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Fastenal Travels a Fast Road to More Digital – Q3 Ecommerce Sales Grew By 43% | Fastener News Desk

The industrial distributor said third-quarter electronic sales, including web and EDI transactions, amounted to $216.2 million, or 13.9% of total sales of $1.55 billion. When including vendor-managed inventory, Fastenal’s digital footprint is now ... [Read More]

Straight From the Show: IFE 2021 Recap | Fastener News Desk

International Fastener Expo successfully staged the 40th edition of the event September 21 – 23 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada. The three-day event was packed with special events, opportunities to network and a robust conference agenda. ... [Read More]

IN THE NEWS with Fastener News Desk The Week of September 20, 2021 | Fastener News Desk

Good NEWS for The U.S. distribution and wholesaler market, on a big upswing in 2021 and a big reason for the momentum is digital commerce. Through the first six months of the year, distributor and wholesalers’ sales are up year over year by 23% to ... [Read More]

International Fastener Expo Announces 2021 Hall of Fame and Young Fastener Professional of the Year Awardees | Fastener News Desk

International Fastener Expo is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Hall of Fame and Young Fastener Professional of the Year Awards in advance of the ceremony on-site at #IFE2021, September 21 – 23, at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas.(...) via ... [Read More]

10 Minutes with Cris Young, Product Genius Technology | Fastener News Desk

TS: I had a chance to review the Fastener Industry: Digital Landscape 2021 Report where you rated fastener companies and scored them on their websites, digital footprint, social media exposure, etc. You put a lot of work into this. I almost do not ... [Read More]

Manufacturing PMI® at 60.6%; June 2021 Manufacturing ISM® Report On Business® | Fastener News Desk

TEMPE, Ariz., July 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Economic activity in the manufacturing sector grew in June, with the overall economy notching a 13th consecutive month of growth, say the nation’s supply executives in the latest Manufacturing ISM® ... [Read More]

Linear to 3D: How Digital Changes Everything for Distributors | Fastener News Desk

If you’re only looking at enhancing the linear model that got you here, you may not be looking deep enough at core cost structures and exposures today. Or the ways you could make digital a deeper core competency.(...) via Linear to 3D: How ... [Read More]

FASTENER INDUSTRY: The Digital Landscape 2021 | Fastener News Desk

Learn what drives ecommerce success for distributors and manufacturers in the Product Genius Technology, Fastener Industry: The Digital Landscape 2021 report.(...) via FASTENER INDUSTRY: The Digital Landscape 2021 | Fastener News Desk. [Read More]


The FDI tracked upward during the month, coming in at 61.8 after its 58.7 reading in April, seasonally adjusted.(...) via FASTENER DISTRIBUTOR INDEX (FDI) | MAY 2021 | Fastener News Desk. [Read More]

Registration is Open for International Fastener Expo 2021 | Fastener News Desk

LAS VEGAS, NV – April 28, 2021 – Registration is open at for the International Fastener Expo (IFE) 2021. IFE 2021 will take place on September 21 – 23 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Bayside B, in Las Vegas, Nevada. ... [Read More]