Gilchrist Foundation Awards Scholarships – NFDA

Jul 13, 2017

The Gilchrist Foundation has awarded four scholarships from the 2017 applicants. Congratulations to the recipients. We wish them well and are pleased to assist them with their education. They are as follows and their sponsoring companies; Abigail Paskey-Ken Forging, via The Southeastern Fastener Association Madelyn Prodoehl-Valley Fastener Group Inc Courtney Hayman-EMCO Engineered Inc (…) via […]

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MW Industries Announces the Acquisition of Tri-Star Industries – Digital Journal

Jul 13, 2017

Chicago, Ill. – July 13, 2017 – (Newswire.com) MW Industries, a leading provider of highly engineered springs, specialty fasteners, machined parts, and other precision components, announced today the acquisition of Tri-Star Industries, an industry-leading manufacturer of precision threaded inserts for plastics.(…) via MW Industries Announces the Acquisition of Tri-Star Industries – Press Release – Digital […]

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Chattanooga-Based Bolts & Nuts Acquires Macon, GA Distributor | Inddist

Jul 13, 2017

CHATTANOOGA, TN — Bolts & Nuts Corp., a nationwide industrial distribution firm based in Chattanooga, TN, announced it has acquired Macon, GA-based Industrial Fastening of Macon, in support of its growth and expansion strategy. With this acquisition, and with the addition of the team in Macon, Bolts & Nuts will broaden its ability to serve […]

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Bulten order intake strong with new contracts signed | Fastener + Fixing

Jul 13, 2017

Bulten announced sales for Quarter 2 2017 at SEK 708 million, an increase of 3% on the same quarter in 2016. First half 2017 sales were SEK 1,486 million, a 6% year on year increase.(…) via Bulten order intake strong with new contracts signed.

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Bossard reports “strong dynamic profits” | Fastener + Fixing

Jul 13, 2017

Bossard Group reported net income for the first half 2017 at a record CHF 45.3 million, an impressive 44.7% improvement on same period 2016.(…) via Bossard reports “strong dynamic profits”.

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Optimising time-to-market | Fastener + Fixing

Jul 13, 2017

When it comes to supply chain management A.S.F Fischer says its customers are the focus point, with particular attention being paid to optimising the time-to-market of it’s product range by continually expanding purchasing and logistic capacities.(…) via Optimising time-to-market.

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Customised compression limiter assemblies | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Jul 13, 2017

PSM International has recently introduced a new range of Compression Limiter Assemblies (CLA) for use in high load-bearing automotive plastic components. These application specific compression limiter and captive bolt assemblies help reduce cost by eliminating bolt handling at the production assembly stage. PSM worked closely with its customers and automotive OEM’s to develop a wide […]

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Hardening technology for fastener manufacturers | WIRE

Jul 12, 2017

May 2017 — When it’s about screws, nuts or bolts, there no way leads past Northern Italy. Here beats the heart of the fastener industry. Partner in heat treatment is Aichelin, specialist for oven technology. The latest one and a half years, the Austrians supplied five large manufacturers.(…) via Hardening technology for fastener manufacturers | […]

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Premier Outdoor Living, LLC, Chooses the CAMO® Edge Fastening System as the Key to Success for Upscale Deck Design | PRWeb

Jul 12, 2017

Grand Rapids, MI (PRWEB) July 12, 2017 Sean Collinsgru, founder of Premier Outdoor Living, LLC, in Palmyra, NJ, has selected the CAMO® Edge Fastening System for all of his elaborate deck projects throughout Southern New Jersey. CAMO’s unique system provides an attractive, secure, fastener-free surface solution that replicates the smooth look of indoor flooring. Premier […]

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Fastenal Company Reports 2017 Second Quarter Earnings | Nasdaq:FAST

Jul 12, 2017

WINONA, Minn., July 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Fastenal Company of Winona, MN (Nasdaq:FAST), a leader in the wholesale distribution of industrial and construction supplies, today announced its financial results for the quarter and six month period ended June 30, 2017. Except for share and per share information, or as otherwise noted below, dollar amounts […]

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