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Fastener News Now October 2021
October

IFI Announces First Recipient of Joe Greenslade Young Leadership Award

The inaugural Joe Greenslade Young Leadership Award will be presented to John Medcalf of FIELD Fasteners and PEAK Innovations Engineering at the 2021 Fall Meeting of the Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) in Memphis, Tennessee.

EMUGE-FRANKEN N.A. Introduces New Line of Ring Gages

EMUGE-FRANKEN N.A., a leading manufacturer of high-performance taps, thread mills, drills, end mills and other rotary tools, has expanded its thread gaging solutions to include a new line of thread ring gages to complement its thread gage offering.

FCH Sourcing Network Releases Fastener Distributor Index for September 2021

Young Fastener Professionals (YFP) Launches New Logo

YFP is proud to announce the launch of our new logo. “It was time for a change, a fresh look, and updated representation that reflects the personality of our burgeoning YFP teams,”

Southwestern Fastener Association News

SFA Board of Directors election is coming up. If you would like to join the SFA team, contact Baron at info@southwesternfastener.org.

Rotor Clip Becomes ISO 13485 Certified

Rotor Clip has once again demonstrated its dedication to continuous improvement and commitment to customer satisfaction by recently receiving its ISO 13485:2016 certification.

Brighton Best International to Acquire Vertex Distribution

Brighton Best International, Inc. (BBI) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Vertex Distribution (Vertex), an industry leader of stainless fasteners in North America.

Stronger Together: NetPlus Alliance Recognizes Award Winners at 2021 Annual Meeting

NetPlus Alliance, an industrial and contractor supplies buying group, hosted 550 distributor and supplier attendees from more than 245 companies at its eighth Annual Meeting at the Gaylord Opryland’s Convention Center in Nashville, TN, from October 3-5.

ND Industries Names Brad Gallagher Applications Engineer, Business Development

Manager

ND Industries is pleased to announce the hiring of Brad Gallagher as Applications Engineer and Business Development Manager.

NFDA Virtual Panel Discussion: Raw Material Challenges and Freight Issues

Join us for our last educational virtual event of the year. Our panelists will share their insight, then we'll open it up to questions from the audience.

Happening Nov. 4: Pac-West After Hours in Corona

Stop by and meet other people in the fastener industry and expand your professional network. Pac-West will host one beverage per person along with complimentary appetizers!

Clay Weaver Elected Pac-West President

Clay Weaver of Industrial Threaded Products (Brea, California) was elected to serve as president of the Pacific-West Fastener Association at a recent meeting of the Pac-West Board of Directors.

In Cleveland Nov. 8 for Fastener Fair USA?

We hope you can join us! On Monday, November 8, the NCFA has lined up some great events for our members and industry friends.
©American Fastener Journal 2020
Fastener News Now October 2021

IFI Announces First Recipient of Joe Greenslade Young

Leadership Award

The inaugural Joe Greenslade Young Leadership Award will be presented to John Medcalf of FIELD Fasteners and PEAK Innovations Engineering at the 2021 Fall Meeting of the Industrial Fasteners Institute (IFI) in Memphis, Tennessee.

EMUGE-FRANKEN N.A. Introduces New Line of Ring Gages

EMUGE-FRANKEN N.A., a leading manufacturer of high- performance taps, thread mills, drills, end mills and other rotary tools, has expanded its thread gaging solutions to include a new line of thread ring gages to complement its thread gage offering.