Ship & Shore Environmental, Inc. Enhances Services For the Fastener Industry | Global Fastener News

Long Beach, CA – Ship & Shore Environmental Inc., a leading U.S. pollution abatement firm, announced today that it will focus its sales and marketing efforts on the fastener industry. As a part of their ongoing 2018 sector diversification ... [Read More]
2018/07/20

EU Panelists: Wire Rod Prices Up Worldwide | Global Fastener News

European wire rod costs rose by around EUR 100/ton in the first quarter 2018, following a similar level of increase in 2017.(...) via EU Panelists: Wire Rod Prices Up Worldwide | Global Fastener News [Read More]
2018/07/20

Lederer: Continuous digitisation | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Whilst digitisation may be a new hot topic for some companies within the fastener industry, Lederer GmbH has been working on the continuous digitisation of the business for over a decade.(...) via Lederer: Continuous digitisation | Fastener + ... [Read More]
2018/07/20

VIPA adds third high-bay warehouse | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Italian mega distributor VIPA is currently constructing its third high-bay automated warehouse, increasing its storage capacity by an additional 30,000 pallet spaces to 150,000 spaces in total – enabling it to further expand its product range and ... [Read More]
2018/07/20

Fastening specialist HECO launches new interactive product catalogue | Torque-Expo

Schramberg, Germany-based Heco has released its new product catalogue, now offering an even wider range of services to help in selecting the right fastener for users and specialist dealers.(...) via Fastening specialist HECO launches new interact... [Read More]
2018/07/20

Afera 1st Global Adhesive Tape Summit a success | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Afera, the European adhesive tape association, announced the resounding success of its 1st Global Adhesive Tape Summit, which boasted a sold out programme of market and technical lectures, and biennial international test method and standards ... [Read More]
2018/07/20

A strong, lightweight bonded fastener | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Optimas Components, a division of Optimas, has offered increased options for end users requiring adhesive bonded fasteners, with the addition of the Spida Fixings Spida™ Stud to its component range.(...) via A strong, lightweight bonded fastener ... [Read More]
2018/07/20

Fastener World Inc. | Trump Administration Considers Imposing Extra 10% Tariffs on Certain Chinese Goods Totaling US$200 Billion, Including Fasteners

On July 10th, The Trump Administration announced a list of 10 % tariffs on US$200 billion in Chinese goods, shocking the global market again. China was also very upset to the announcement. The trade “war” between USA and China seems to become ... [Read More]
2018/07/19

EU imposes safeguard measures on steel products | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

On the 18th July, the European Commission published Regulation 2018/2013, imposing provisional safeguarding measures on twenty-three categories of steel products, but not including fasteners. The measures include quotas for each category. When these ... [Read More]
2018/07/19

Continued sales boost for Hilti | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

In the first four months of 2018, the Hilti Group grew sales by 16% to CHF 1.8 billion (€1.6 billion). In local currencies, the company’s sales increased 13% over the same period last year.(...) via Continued sales boost for Hilti | Fastener + ... [Read More]
2018/07/19