UK

Meeting the challenge | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

For over 100 years Mayes & Warwick has been producing thread and form rolling dies to the very highest standards – thanks to the experience and knowledge within the business, as well as its commitment to using the latest technology to stay at ... [Read More]
2020/05/25

Local design, global supply | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

SPIROL® Industries Ltd has been a major force within the specialised fastener industry since its foundation in 1961 as SPIROL Pins Ltd. Originally based in Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex, the company was the first subsidiary of its US parent company, ... [Read More]
2020/05/22

Clevedon installs sorting machine | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

CBM member and cold forming manufacturer, Clevedon Fasteners Ltd, has taken delivery of its most advanced optical sorter yet. The state of the art machine has four cameras and an Eddy current checking station, which can be used for comparative ... [Read More]
2020/05/20

The experts in blind riveting | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Based in Keighley, UK, GESIPA UK was first established as a subsidiary for German-based GESIPA Group in 1971. Today it is the Group’s centre of excellence for threaded fasteners, and structural rivets, and is constantly looking to increase ... [Read More]
2020/05/19

UK production of non-standard washers | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Established in 2002, The Washer Factory Ltd is a manufacturer of non-standard and special washers, as well as light pressings.(...) via UK production of non-standard washers | Fastener + Fixing Magazine. [Read More]
2020/05/18

No better time to be better informed | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

The British & Irish Association of Fastener Distributors (BIAFD) has long had an exceptional record for keeping its members better informed. With all the challenges the Covid-19 pandemic is presenting to UK and Irish fastener distributors, there ... [Read More]
2020/05/15

The finest hose clips in the world | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Manufacturing in the UK since 1921, Jubilee® Clips held the very first patent for worm drive hose clips. The brand has since become a registered trademark throughout the world. Here Managing Director Ian Jennings explains the benefits and challen... [Read More]
2020/05/15

The high-quality Aerotight® | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Thanks to its manufacturing techniques, procedures, and years of expertise, Aerotight Manufacturing Ltd has built a reputation for reliable and high-quality products, including the renowned Aerotight® nut.(...) via The high-quality Aerotight® | ... [Read More]
2020/05/14

The voice of British metalforming | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

The Confederation of British Metalforming (CBM) represents the interests of manufacturers of forgings and pressings, fasteners, as well as cold rolled and sheet metal products – the building blocks for the UK’s industrial base.(...) via The ... [Read More]
2020/05/14

E-commerce business booms for Screwfix owner Kingfisher as it grapples with Covid-19 | Torque-Expo

A testing trading quarter saw Screwfix and B&Q owner Kingfisher sales decline by a quarter (down 24.8% like-for-like), but there were glimmers of hope and signs an adaptive strategy was beginning to pay off.(...) via E-commerce business booms ... [Read More]
2020/05/13