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EFDA – European Fastener Distributors Association | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

We are going through times of great uncertainty regarding the geopolitical shifts in power. World politics is increasingly determined by several major players. The world order is changing, and as it seems not necessarily in the spirit of our ... [Read More]

BESİAD – Made in Turkey | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Turkey’s growth as a focal point for automotive, domestic appliance, as well as other engineered product manufacturing and exporting, has seen the country’s fastener sector develop significantly over recent years. Here we speak to Mustafa ... [Read More]

EIFI – European Industrial Fasteners Institute | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

First of all, it is appropriate to state that the fasteners market is greatly affected by the European and world economy, therefore it is opportune to present a vision of the current economic situation.(...) via EIFI – European Industrial Fasten... [Read More]

Southwestern Fastener Association announces new president | Fastener Engineering

BTM Manufacturing recently announced that its president, Jake Davis, will also be serving as president of the Southwestern Fastener Association (SFA) this year. SFA has supported the fastener industry since1975 with members from across the U.S.(..... [Read More]

TFTA to Hold New Chairman Handover and Lunar New Year Gala Dinner

Taiwan Fastener Trading Association (TFTA) is going to hold the handover of the 8th term & the 9th term Chairmen and 2020 Spring Gala Dinner at 16:30 p.m.-20:30 p.m., on Feb/07 (Fri.) at Tayih Landis Tainan Hotel.(...) via TFTA to Hold New ... [Read More]

EQT Greater China II sells PSM International

The EQT Greater China II fund (“EQT Greater China” or “EQT”) announced that it has signed an agreement to sell its entire stake in PSM International (“PSM” or “the Company”), a multinational leading fastener manufacturer, to Bulten ... [Read More]

Standardisation of post installed fasteners – the ‘magic bullet’? 12 myths and facts on hEN and EAD | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Many members of the European ‘anchor community’ – manufacturers, institutes and TABs – will have been surprised by some statements in the article: ‘CE Marking on post-installed fasteners: Why not a European standard?’ in the September ... [Read More]

Afera annual conference 2019 is a resounding success | Fastener + Fixing Magazine

The European Adhesive Tape Association’s (Afera) premier yearly event took place from 9th – 11th October at the Pestana Palace Hotel in Lisbon, Portugal, boasting the highest attendance rate ever; ten intriguing future focused presentations; and ... [Read More]

Remembering Jim Zehnder | American Fastener Journal

James (Jim) Zehnder passed away November 25, 2019 at the age of 84 (two weeks shy of his 85th birthday). He is survived by his wife of more than 62 years, Margaret; his son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Cindie Zehnder; daughters, Mary and her ... [Read More]

STAFDA’s Knowlton: ‘Sales Is All About Problem Solving And People’ | Global Fastener News

Knowlton said his sales career “blossomed” once “my customers and distributors became my friends and my business partners as we grew together.”(...) via STAFDA’s Knowlton: ‘Sales Is All About Problem Solving And People’ | Global ... [Read More]