New Greenkote Anti-corrosion Coating Facility Now Serving Italy
Greenkote PLC (greenkote.com), the global provider of high-performance anti-corrosion metal coatings, just introduced their newest licensee, Elettroplast S.r.l., who will be providing Greenkote® coating services and equipment for all of Italy.
High Speed One-Sided Threaded Fastening for Light Metal Alloys
The FDS® flow drill design provides an effective one-sided joining technology for light metals that, unlike alternative technologies, does not require two-sided access/support (e.g. self-piercing rivets or frictional welding) or the creation of pre-holes and extrusions (e.g. thread rolling screws) while providing all the predictability, control and strength of a threaded joint.
Gilchrist Foundation Awards Scholarships
The Gilchrist Foundation has awarded three scholarships from the 2019 applicants. Congratulations to the recipients. We wish them well and are pleased to assist them with their education.
Fastener Fair Mexico Proves Solid Growth in the Fastening and Fixing Industry
The exhibition brought together manufacturers, distributors, and suppliers from 7 countries The significant increase in attendance registered to Fastener Fair Mexico, the leading exhibition in fastening and fixing technologies, revealed a solid growth of the industry in Mexico.
North Coast Fastener Association: Night at the Ballpark – July 18
The NCFA Night at the Ballpark is coming up. We still have some tickets left. Please register!
Pac-West After Hours: Kent, Washington
Thursday, August 22, 2019 5:00 - 8:00 pm Meet other people in the fastener industry and expand your professional network! Pac-West will host one beverage per person along with complimentary appetizers.
Pac-West Fall Dinner Meeting & Vendor Showcase: What's New? What's Next? An Industry
Tuesday, September 10: 5:00 p.m. It’s time for the annual What’s New? What’s Next? Pac-West fall dinner program.
Acquisition of Innovative Components by Essentra plc
Essentra plc has announced the acquisition of Schaumburg, Illinois-based Innovative Components, Inc., one of the leading manufacturers and distributors of knobs, wire lanyards, and pins in North America.
Kimball Midwest Announces Largest Private-Label Launch
Kimball Midwest, a national industrial supplier based in Columbus, today announces the largest private-label launch in the company’s 96-year history.
FCH Sourcing Network Releases Fastener Distributor Index for June 2019
1sourcevend to Release New Combination Coil-Locker Vending Machine
1sourcevend, a provider of simple, flexible and affordable inventory control software, is introducing their new combo machines.
JW Winco Offers Steel and Stainless Steel Spring Plungers, Nose Pin with Sealing Ring
JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, now has available GN 616.1 Steel and Stainless Steel Spring Plungers, Nose Pin with Sealing Ring.
EFC International Provides Light-Weighting Solution For Attaching Carbon Fiber &
EFC International’s offering of the BCT Rivet nut is a best practice light-weighting solution for attaching carbon fiber and composite panels in automotive.
Fairmont Supply Announces Larry Davis as New President
Fairmont Supply Company (“Fairmont Supply”) has added distribution industry veteran Larry Davis to its team as its President.
NCFA Screw Open Golf Outing 2019
Grab your clubs and join the NCFA on the course to enjoy some golf, great food and industry friends at the annual NCFA Screw Open Golf Outing on Thursday, September 5.