The Pacific-West Fastener Association, Southeastern Fastener Association and Southwestern Fastener Association were to meet in San Antonio.(...)
via SEFA, SFA & Pac-West 2020 Joint Conference Postponed to 2021 | Global Fastener News.
During the second quarter, the company recorded a $109 million pretax loss from the sale of the Fabory business, which it agreed in June to sell to Dutch capital firm Torqx Capital Partners for an undisclosed sum.(...)
via Grainger Reports 2% Sales ...
“Not only are we overwhelmed and terrified, but based on the numbers for the rest of the country, it’s only going to get worse for us.”(...)
via Media Spotlight: “‘Overwhelmed and Terrified’: Las Vegas’ Reopening Backfires Terribly” ...
Mandalay Bay Resort & Hotel has reopened in Las Vegas completing one more step toward the International Fastener Expo being held.
IFE announced in June that it is holding to its original September 28-30, 2020, dates at Mandalay Bay. IFE owner ...
“We continue to monitor the situation and will aim to bring you the latest, most relevant updates,” show owner Emerald Expositions announced.(...)
via IFE Still Scheduled For September 28-30 in Las Vegas | Global Fastener News.
Johnson, Lumm Head IFI for 2020-2021
Kevin Johnson of Birmingham Fastener Inc. is the 2020-21 chairman of the Industrial Fasteners Institute and Edward Lumm of Shannon Precision Fastener, LLC. is vice chair.
Johnson succeeds Manny DeSantis of ...
“At the onset, a slight slowing was experienced until companies could get their bearings and analyze their needs and abilities to order,” JoAnn Whetsell said.(...)
via After Briefly Analyzing Needs, Ken Forging Customers Kept Buying | Global ...