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FASTENER HISTORY 1998

1998 FIN – The Ubiquitous A325

February 26
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  1998 FIN – The Ubiquitous A325

  A325 (photo courtesy of Industrial Fasteners Institute). 2015 FIN ? ASTM Consolidates Structural Fastener Specifications 2015 FIN – The

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1998 FIN – GM Strike Caused Only Temporary Shutdown

February 03
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August 28, 1998 FIN – Fastener companies report little impact from the seven-week General Motors strike this summer and expect

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1998 FIN – Perspective: No Gambling With Slot Machine Screws

October 15
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December 14, 1998 FIN – “A slot machine is a deceptively simple device,” according to Assembly magazine. “Gamblers drop in

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1998 FIN – Consolidators: Acquisition Pace to Pick Up

March 28
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March 31, 1998 FIN – Members of the Western Association of Fastener Distributors got the answer that they were looking

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1998 to 2002 FIN – History of Pentacon Inc.

September 10
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  2002 FIN Anixter Acquires Pentacon September 20, 2002 FIN – Pentacon Inc. emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy following the

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1998 – 2005 FIN – History of Distribution Dynamics

August 29
00:00 2012

  Anixter Acquires Distribution Dynamics in 2004 From Richard P. Hagan’s List of Top Fastener Acquisitions for 2004 May 10,

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1998 FIN – Huck Fasteners Provides Booster for Cordant

July 26
00:00 2012

  Editor’s Note: Articles in Media Spotlight are excerpts from publications selected to show what the public is reading about

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1998 FIN – Cordant Agrees to Buy Fastener Manufacturer Jacobson

November 10
00:00 2011

  May 26, 1998 FIN – Cordant Technologies Inc. announced that its Huck International subsidiary has agreed to buy Jacobson

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1998 FIN – Hagan: Do Your Own Little Consolidation

May 30
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October 29, 1998 FIN – Small distributors wondering what the wave of acquisitions will do to them might respond by

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1998 FIN – Construction Washers Fool Parking Meters

May 17
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August 28, 1998 FIN – Montreal hardware stores reported a rush on construction washers after word spread that the washers

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1998 FIN – Supply Chain Management: It is About Partnering to Cut Costs

February 18
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October 29, 1998 FIN – Supply chain management is an opportunity to take costs out of doing business and “play

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1998 FIN – Electronic Commerce is Catching On

December 14
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March 4, 1998 FIN – A majority of fastener firms participating in the End of 1997 FIN Survey report they

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1998 FIN – Fastener Distributor Learns Agility

May 26
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August 23, 2006 FIN – B/E Aerospace Inc. agreed to acquire New York Fasteners Corp. for $68 million in cash.

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1991, 1998 & 2000 FIN – Gardenbolt History

March 15
00:00 2010

FASTENER HISTORY 1991, 1998 & 2000 FIN – Gardenbolt History 2004 FIN ? HTI Sold for $55 Million in Management

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1985 & 1998 FIN – Joel Hammer & Distributor Sales History

December 11
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1/1/1900 FASTENER HISTORY 1998 FIN – Ifastgroupe Acquires Hammer and Distributor Sales February 13, 1998 FIN – Ifastgroupe & Company

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1998 FIN – Did Faulty Rivets Sink the Titanic?

November 06
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  1998 FIN – Did Faulty Rivets Sink the Titanic?

FASTENER HISTORY 1998 FIN – Did Faulty Rivets Sink the Titanic? + click to enlarge February 13, 1998 FIN –

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1998 FIN – Fastener Software Suppliers Ready for Y2K; But Watch Out for Customers, Vendors & HVAC

July 01
00:00 2009

FASTENER HISTORY 1998 FIN – Fastener Software Suppliers Ready for Y2K; But Watch Out for Customers, Vendors & HVAC August

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1998 FIN – Ifastgroupe Acquires Hammer and Distributor Sales

June 23
00:00 2009

FASTENER HISTORY 1998 FIN – Ifastgroupe Acquires Hammer and Distributor Sales February 13, 1998 FIN – Ifastgroupe & Company announced

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1998 FIN – Ice Storms Suspend Infasco Production for a Month

June 18
00:00 2009

FASTENER HISTORY 1998 FIN – Ice Storms Suspend Infasco Production for a Month February 13, 1998 FIN – The first

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