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FASTENER HISTORY 2003

2003 FIN – NFDA Panel: Improving Customer/Supplier Relations

April 01
00:00 2015

October 28, 2003 FIN – Shrinking delivery times and increased service demands pose challenges for fastener distributors and suppliers. Bill

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2003 FIN – Distress Sales and a Few Strategic Acquisitions Dominate Hagan’s 2002 Top 10 List

April 15
00:00 2014

May 30, 2003 FIN – Fastener company mergers and acquisitions slowed to a crawl during 2002, Richard Hagan announced in

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2004 FIN – 2003 Slowest Year in Fastener Company Acquisitions

April 14
00:00 2014

May 19, 2004 FIN – The total number of fastener company acquisitions in 2003 was the lowest in the past

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2003 FIN – Anixter Acquires UK Fastener Distributor Walters Hexagon

September 11
00:00 2013

Anixter International Inc. acquired British fastener distributor Walters Hexagon Group for $41.6 million in cash. Worcester, England-based Walters Hexagon had

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2003 FIN – California Fires Destroy Mell’s Fastener Museum

June 14
00:00 2013

November 18, 2003 FIN – The fires of Southern California destroyed Mell’s Fastener Museum.] “Every inch of it is gone,”

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2003 FIN – Fastener Engineer: Building Can Take Only So Much

May 13
00:00 2013

April 15, 2013 FIN  – “The structure did far more than we could have asked,” fastener engineer David Sharp declared

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2003 FIN – NEFDA Panelists Emphasize Need for Supply Chain to Work Together

April 24
00:00 2013

September 10, 2003 FIN – The manufacturer / distributor / customer relationship “can’t be good without communication,” panelist Bill Unferth

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2003 FIN – Textron Introduces ‘Intelligent Fasteners’

March 07
00:00 2013

FASTENER HISTORY 2003 FIN – Textron Introduces ‘Intelligent Fasteners’ October 28, 2003 FIN – More than 50,000 airbags are stolen

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2003 FIN – Enter the Dragon: China Emerge as Industrial Superpower

December 29
00:00 2012

FASTENER HISTORY 2003 FIN – Enter the Dragon: China Emerge as Industrial Superpower November 18, 2003 FIN – Before he

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2003 FIN – Textron Closing More Rockford Facilities

December 07
00:00 2012

FASTENER HISTORY 2003 FIN – Textron Closing More Rockford Facilities October 28, 2003 FIN – Textron Fastening Systems announced it

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2003 FIN – TriMas Creates Fastening Systems Group

November 16
00:00 2012

2003 FIN  TriMas to End Lake Erie Production in Cleveland June 10, 2003 FIN – TriMas Corp. will shut down

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2003 FIN – Creecy & Costello: Learn the Rules to Become a Supplier to Government

October 26
00:00 2012

May 12, 2003 FIN – The first step to doing business with the government is to have one person in

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2003 FIN – Bush Ends 201 Steel Tariffs

October 01
00:00 2012

  December 11, 2003 FIN – Facing billions of dollars in retaliatory tariffs from the European Union and Japan, President

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2003 FIN – No Parting Shots From ‘Loose Cannon’

February 02
00:00 2011

  1995 FIN: Distributor Hayes Now Manufacturing Fastener Jewelry March 31, 1995 FIN – Distributor Bill Hayes of Hawaii Nut

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2003 FIN – Chronology of the 1st 100 Years of SPS Technologies

March 21
00:00 2010

FASTENER HISTORY 2003 FIN – Chronology of the 1st 100 Years of SPS Technologies 2003 FIN ? Precision Castparts Acquires

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2003 FIN – Faspac Fastener Software Introduced in 1979

May 19
00:00 2009

FASTENER HISTORY 2003 FIN – Faspac Fastener Software Introduced in 1979 June 26, 2003 FIN – Faspac Systems Inc. was

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