March Fastener Distributor Index Dips For 2nd-Straight Month | IndDist

Apr 10, 2018

FCH Sourcing Network and the National Fastener Distributors Association released their monthly Fastener Distributor Index (FDI) for March on Monday, showing a modest decrease over from February, following a similar decrease from January to February.(…) via March Fastener Distributor Index Dips For 2nd-Straight Month.

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FMAI delegates leave for Taiwan to attend fastener expo | Tribune India

Apr 10, 2018

Delegates of Fastener Manufacturers Association of India (FMAI) left for Taiwan on Monday to attend Taiwan Fastener Expo -2018. The three-day long expo will be held in Kaohsiung from April 10 to April 12. A nut former and bolt maker company Chun Zu has arranged the visit of the FMAI delegates to their plant.(…) via […]

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TIMco lines up new ranges and biggest ever catalogue for NMBS Show | Torque-Expo

Apr 10, 2018

TIMco is to launching its latest and biggest catalogue to date as well as unveiling brand new ranges at the NMBS show at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on Wednesday 11 April.(…) via TIMco lines up new ranges and biggest ever catalogue for NMBS Show.

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SFS reports strong group sales | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Apr 9, 2018

SFS Group reported 2017 sales at CHF 1,632.7 million, a 13.7% improvement driven by strong organic growth of 7.4% and the consolidation of a major medical acquisition to its Engineered Components segment. Operating profit grew by 12.5%.(…) via SFS reports strong group sales | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Successful start to Bossard year | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Apr 9, 2018

The Bossard Group reported continued high-level growth in the first quarter 2018, with sales hitting a record CHF 220.4 million, up 10.9% on same quarter last year.(…) via Successful start to Bossard year | Fastener + Fixing Magazine.

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Self-healing materials – science fiction coming to a screen (and site) near you | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Apr 9, 2018

Nothing lasts forever. Everything we make – from phone handset to buildings – has a finite design life. And that can be cut short by wear and tear.(…) via Self-healing materials – science fiction coming to a screen (and site) near you | Fastener + Fixing Technology.

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Bulten – Bulten’s Swedish Annual Report including Sustainability Report for the 2017 financial year is published

Apr 9, 2018

The Swedish language version of Bulten’s Annual Report including Sustainability Report for the 2017 financial year is today published on the company’s website www.bulten.com. The English version will be available on the website in the week commencing with 9 April.(…) via Bulten -.

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Bossard Distances Itself From Tesla Recall | Global Fastener News

Apr 6, 2018

“In particular, we would like to clarify that the bolts in the power steering component affected by a recall were not supplied by Bossard.”(…) via Bossard Distances Itself From Tesla Recall | Global Fastener News

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Challenge Europe LTD – Fastener security with Challenge Europe | DPA

Apr 6, 2018

When a manufacturer is considering security issues around fasteners, generally there are three aspects: 1.) the ability of the fastener to securely do its job and withstand problems such as vandalism; 2.) how secure will the fastener be in service, how for example will it seal or retain components and/or fluids? And 3.) how confident […]

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Essentra Components – Connecting cars, now and in the future | DPA

Apr 6, 2018

We are constantly being introduced to new means of connecting, updating and digitising every aspect of our lives, and the automotive industry is no exception. We expect instant access to information and technology that not only will work around our busy lives but make the day-to-day easier. This digital transformation is radicalising consumer expectations and […]

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