American Fastener Journal featured in the Niche Magazine newsletter | American Fastener Journal

Dec 9, 2010

Posted Date: 12/9/2010 Ad Sales Mania! Value Added – Niche it Out! To be successful in the American magazine business one must establish a niche, or better yet a niche within that niche. At American Fastener Journal (AFJ), “The Leading Source of Information for Fastener Professionals,” they have added features to differentiate their magazine from […]

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Southwest manufacturing benefits from fasteners and adhesives at FAST Exhibition | Industry Today

Dec 9, 2010

Southwest manufacturing benefits from fasteners and adhesives at FAST Exhibition FAST (Fastening & Assembly Solutions and Technology) and sister exhibition IASE (Industrial Adhesives, Sealants & Encapsulants) to be held in the southwest in May 2011 Posted via Industry Today. Are you into it? Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday Manufacturing engineers need to get up early […]

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EU Trade Strategy with China in Tension | Fastener World

Dec 9, 2010

2010/12/09 According to the alert released by the Department of Commerce of PRC, the EU referred in its currently published report on “trade, growth, and world affairs” that will utilize any possible ways to ensure the trade of the EU will not face unfavorable situations, including antidumping and countervailing investigations, bilateral trade talks, and… Source […]

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HTI Launches Socket Screw Division | Global Fastener News – USA

Dec 8, 2010

Socket Screw Supply to expand Heads & Threads International product line. Wednesday, December 08, 2010 Source : Globalfastenernews – Read the full Article with paid subscripion only here News Briefs – Global Fastener News – USA.

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AEA Investors Acquire Controlling Stake in Lone Star Fasteners | Global Fastener News

Dec 8, 2010

AEA is a private equity investment company founded in 1968 by the Rockefeller, Mellon and Harriman families Wednesday, December 08, 2010 Source : Globalfastenernews – Read the full Article with paid subscripion only here News Briefs – Global Fastener News – USA.

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Taiwan's fastener exports hit high for Q3 | Chinafastener.info

Dec 8, 2010

2010-12-8 Taiwan’s fastener exports hit high for Q3 According to statistics from Industry & Technology Intelligence Service (ITIS), Taiwan’s fastener export value for Q3 hit high to NT$27.8 billion, only second to NT$28 billion in the same period of 2008, and up 9% from the second quarter of 2010, boosted by the reconstruction of the […]

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Chinese Fastener Companies Expect Sales Rebound in EU After WTO`s Ruling | Fastener World Inc.

Dec 8, 2010

2010/12/08 After the victory of China announced by WTO panel last week in the fastener trade dispute with the EU, Chinese companies expressed their welcome to the ruling and hoped the export to the EU could rebound from the bottom. However, some companies also said that the EU would be no longer their sole market […]

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Blattner: How to Survive Fastener M&A Deals | Global Fastener News – USA

Dec 7, 2010

Valuation levels are higher now than a year ago, and there is considerable private equity money available for investment Tuesday, December 07, 2010 via News Briefs – Global Fastener News – USA.

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Acklands-Grainger Inc. Acquires Industrial Products Business in Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, Canada | American Fastener Journal

Dec 7, 2010

Posted Date: 12/7/2010 Acklands-Grainger Inc., Canada’s largest distributor of industrial, safety and fastener supplies, today announced it has entered into an asset purchase agreement to acquire the Nova Scotia and New Brunswick business of Wolseley Industrial Products (Amalgamated) Inc., a distributor of industrial, construction, MRO and safety products. Acklands-Grainger expects an incremental sales contribution of […]

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2010-12-06 | 60 Seconds With a VMI Program | American Fastener Journal

Dec 6, 2010

Posted Date: 12/6/2010 I am often asked about Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) programs, the “Breadman”, stock-to-dock, Bin-Filler and others. These are pretty much all alike with some twist and exceptions to each one but to summerize them, here is an example of VMI benefits for the customer + Obsolete inventory is eliminated and replaced with […]

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