Europe

United Kingdom – European fastener market insight | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

No review of the UK market is possible without considering the looming shadow of BREXIT. The uncertainty, will we or won’t we and if we do will there be a deal or not, has adversely impacted the manufacturing and commercial construction markets.... [Read More]
2019/07/16

Italy – European fastener market insight | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

The Italian market has always represented the core business of SACMA Group. We are very proud of our territory, which is commonly defined as the ‘European Fastener Valley’. Since our foundation in 1939, we have accompanied our customers through ... [Read More]
2019/07/15

Bossard opens new facility and Design Center in Boston | Bossard

After an extensive construction and remodeling project, Bossard in the United States has opened a new office and Design Center in the Boston area. The move to the new location, located at 2 Kay Way in Stoughton, Massachusetts, took place in Februa... [Read More]
2019/07/15

Former UK fastener manufacturer owner sentenced for bribery | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Having pleaded guilty to bribery at the end of May, the former managing director and majority owner of ALCA Fasteners Ltd, has now been sentenced to two years imprisonment, director disqualification, and a confiscation order of nearly GB£4.5 ... [Read More]
2019/07/12

The Netherlands – European fastener market insight | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

We consider our domestic market to be Europe, as national economies in Europe are largely intertwined nowadays and in general we see similar developments in each country.(...) via The Netherlands - European fastener market insight | Fastener + ... [Read More]
2019/07/12

Kommerling introduces new improved automotive adhesives | Fastener + Fixing Technology

Kommerling UK has announced that its new adhesive, Korapop 257 is now available to the UK market following a robust testing procedure carried out in collaboration with one of the country's leading truck and trailer manufacturers.(...) via Kommerl... [Read More]
2019/07/12

Bossard | First half of 2019 – first results

Weaker demand affects result developmentNoticeable signs of a slowdown in economic growth are increasingly evident in the markets of industrialized countries. For Bossard, this gives rise to tougher market conditions in all three regions. As a ... [Read More]
2019/07/11

Bulten – Bulten’s Q2 report 2019

Inventory adaptation and lower production rate affected results negatively.(...) via Bulten -. [Read More]
2019/07/10

LISI Announces the Transfer of Its Activities Sheet Metal Primary Parts and Assembly | Fastener World Inc.

In line with the press release dated March 28, 2019, LISI AEROSPACE announces that it has definitively completed the sale of all the shares of its two subsidiaries, INDRAERO SIREN and LISI AEROSPACE CREUZET MAROC, whose main activities are sheet ... [Read More]
2019/07/10

Turkey – European fastener market insight | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Turkey is in the position of being the fourth biggest European manufacturer after Germany, Italy and France. The sector, which has the objective of becoming one of the two leading production countries through new investments, has approximately 200 ... [Read More]
2019/07/10