50 Largest German Firm in U.S. Honor Goes to Würth | Fastener World Inc

German American Chamber of Commerce (GACC) announced that Würth is one of the 50 largest German firms in the U.S. The other firms also include Daimler Group, Siemens, Allianz, and BMW. Würth has successfully developed its U.S. market share through ... [Read More]
2011/06/29

Who Says a Butterfly Cannot Fly across the Ocean? – A Story of Ronnie Hu and Her Wing Nuts | Chinafastener.info

In the eyes of ordinary people, a delicate butterfly can not fly across the ocean, but the cold forged wing nuts of Shanghai Sunrise Fasteners Co., Ltd. have overwhelmed this idea. The company has successfully entered the international market, as if ... [Read More]
2011/06/29

STAFDA Turns on New Website | Home Channel News

The Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association (STAFDA) has launched a new-and-improved website at stafda.org. The Elm Grove, Wis.-based association's new site offers improved navigation ... Read the full Article via STAFDA turns ... [Read More]
2011/06/29

‘Vegas Fastener Expo to Kick-Off with Free Breakfast Program on “The State of the U.S. Fastener Industry: Today and Into the Future” featuring Sullivan, Smith and Witucki as Panelists | The National Industrial Fastener Shows

A panel of U.S. fastener industry leaders will discuss the state of the U.S. fastener industry today and as they see it in the near and long term future. The panelists will also discuss how you can adjust your business model to meet the challenges ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Engineering Guides for Thread Forming Fasteners | Product Design and Development

Holbrook, a leading producer of custom fasteners, is offering engineering guides for its thread forming line of fasteners designed for metal & plastic applications. The engineering guides break down the various types of thread forming screws ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Illinois Tool Revises 2Q Guidance To Reflect Pending Divestitures | WSJ.com

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) adjusted its guidance for the second quarter and its current fiscal year to reflect the pending sales of its finishing group, consumer-packaging and electronics businesses and share buybacks ... Read the full Article ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Mehrere Fügeverfahren in Einer Anwendung Realisieren | Global Media News

AUTORIV liefert schlüsselfertige Systeme je nach Anforderung Bei der Herstellung komplexer mechanischer Produkte oder Baugruppen kommen oft verschiedene Fügeverfahren zum Einsatz, wie zum Beispiel Schrauben, Einpressen, Nieten etc. Da ist ... [Read More]
2011/06/28

Worldwide Fastener Weekly News June 20-26, 2011

Worldwide Fastener Weekly News, June 20-26, 2011 Material Prices – Costs – Market China Steel Prices Tumble as Demand Ebbs | American Fastener Journal Material Prices index from several Official Sources New Products and Servic... [Read More]
2011/06/27

The Importance of Torque Calibration | American Fastener Journal

Regular torque tool calibration and re-calibration guarantees the operator repeatable accuracy and adherence to international standards. Calibration also ensures torque equipment is operating to peak performance and can highlight potential tooling ... [Read More]
2011/06/27

FTA Between S. Korea and EU to Take Effect in July, Impacting Taiwan’s Plastic, Automotive, and Electrics Industry | Fastener World Inc

After July 1st when the FTA between South Korea and EU comes into effect, 75% of Korean products within the 3 categories of electrics, machines, automobiles / motorcycles will enjoy the tariff free benefit. If included with the products already ... [Read More]
2011/06/27