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Fastener News Now February 2018
February

2018 MWFA Fastener Show Exhibit Registrations Coming In

Enjoy a show where proceeds are returned to the industry. Register soon for the 2018 Mid-West Fastener Association Fastener Show (June 4) featuring the industry’s largest Table Top Show. This event will be sponsored by the industry for the industry in the heart of the fastener industry.

Pac-West Spring Dinner Meeting & Vendor Showcase: The Truth about Proposition 65 –

What Fastener Distributors Need to Know

Tuesday, February 27 5:00 pm - Vendor Showcase & Cocktail Hour 6:00 pm - Dinner and Program

Fastener Fair USA Offers Unique Educational Sessions and Industry Insights

Fastener professionals will have a unique opportunity to get the latest industry information, forecasts, and technical education with keynote sessions and breakouts at the inaugural Fastener Fair USA, which will take place April 11-12, 2018, at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, Ohio.

Kerr Lakeside Names Alex Kerr Vice President and General Manager

Kerr Lakeside Inc. announces the promotion of Alex Kerr to Vice President and General Manager. Alex represents the fourth generation of Kerr family members to participate in executive management of the company.

Earnest Machine to Sponsor 2018 Fastener Fair USA in Cleveland

Earnest Machine will celebrate its 70th anniversary by sponsoring the inaugural Fastener Fair USA, which will take place April 11 and 12, 2018, at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland, OH. 

AATP Broadens Material Options for Threaded Rod Products

F1554, domestic B7 and Grade 8 offer increases industry options and meets regulatory requirements  All America Threaded Products (AATP) introduces a new line of material options for threaded products including F1554, domestic B7 and Grade 8.

FCH Sourcing Network Releases Fastener Distributor Index for January 2018

Shamrock International Promotes Dave Pawletki to Sr. Applications Engineer

Shamrock International is pleased to announce that Dave Pawletki was promoted to Sr. Applications Engineer in January of 2018.
MAFDA Holds Holiday Party The Mid-Atlantic Fastener Distributor Association topped off the year with a holiday party to celebrate the successful year and kick off 2018.

Doerken Corporation USA Announces New Personnel Appointments

Doerken Corporation USA, an operating unit of Dörken MKS-Systeme, Herdecke, Germany, and a global leader in the manufacture of corrosion protection coating systems for a variety of parts including fasteners, springs, brackets, clips, stamped parts and large underbody components, has announced the appointment of Dennis Mulalic as Director of Business Affairs and Kristie Maciejewski as OEM Technical Sales Representative.

WIFI Announces Two Speakers for Fastener Fair USA in Cleveland

“WIFI is thrilled to host Gail Friedberg, Vice President and Co-owner of Zago Manufacturing, and Christine Hunt, Wellness Coordinator for Brighton-Best International, at this year’s Fastener Fair USA Expo and Conference in Cleveland, Ohio,” said Rosa Hearn, Board Chairwoman for Women in the Fastener Industry (WIFI).

News from Brighton-Best International

Brighton-Best International would like to congratulate Stewart Weese on his promotion to Warehouse Manager in Tampa.

New Ingersoll Rand INSIGHTqc Assembly Tool Controller Collects Precise Data to Maximize

Productivity

Highly capable controller provides exceptional traceability Ingersoll Rand®, a global leader in reliable and innovative power tools, introduces the INSIGHTqc controller for critical assembly manufacturing applications.

Become a Sponsor of the Mel Kirsner Memorial Golf Outing!

Please help the Pacific-West Fastener Association make this event a success and keep the Kirsner name alive in the fastener industry by becoming a golf sponsor!

Beth Reid Promoted at Wrought Washer

Wrought Washer Manufacturing announced Beth Reid’s new position of New Product Development Manager.

Components Company Inc. Hires Additional Staff

Components Company Inc. (CCI) in Brookfield, WI, has been supplying fasteners to OEMs since 1934.

SPIROL Introduces the Model CL Compression Limiter Installation Machine

SPIROL is pleased to announce the release of a new line of standard installation equipment specifically designed to post-mold install Compression Limiters into plastic assemblies.

Shamrock International Opens European Office

Shamrock International is pleased to announce that Shamrock Europe is now open for business.

Marposs to Display Compact Monitoring Systems for Coldforming Processes at Fastener

Fair

Marposs, a world leader in measurement and process monitoring technologies, will display its Brankamp X-series in-process monitoring systems for cold forming and thread rolling at Fastener Fair in booth #134.
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Fastener News Now February 2017

J.W. Winco Offers Zinc Die Cast Adjustable Levers with Push

Button, Threaded Stud Type

J.W. Winco, Inc., a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 303 (with Steel Components) and GN 303.1 (with Stainless Steel Components) Zinc Die Cast Adjustable Levers with Push Button, Threaded Stud Type.

Beth Reid Promoted at Wrought Washer

Wrought Washer Manufacturing announced Beth Reid’s new position of New Product Development Manager.

Components Company Inc. Hires Additional Staff

Components Company Inc. (CCI) in Brookfield, WI, has been supplying fasteners to OEMs since 1934.