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FASTENER HISTORY 2008

2008 FIN – Darling Tells WAFD: World Steel Prices Driving Fastener Increases

May 19
00:00 2015

Darling at SFA: Freight Charges Add to Cost Hikes April 1, 2008 FIN – While hikes in Asian steel prices

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2008 FIN – Acument to Close Auto Fastener Plant in Virginia

February 02
00:00 2015

  Acument Global Technologies will close an automotive fastener plant in Wytheville, VA, during 2009. Employment at the plant declined

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2008 FIN – Witucki: Global Credit Crisis Impacting Steel

January 16
00:00 2015

November 18, 2008 FIN – Steel is feeling the crunch of the global financial crisis, Nucor Fasteners general sales manager

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2008 FIN – Peterson at STAFDA: Economy Requires Distributors to Reinvent Themselves

October 29
00:00 2014
  2008 FIN – Peterson at STAFDA: Economy Requires Distributors to Reinvent Themselves

  + click to enlarge December 11, 2008 FIN – Today’s troubled economy requires companies to reinvent themselves, Rick Peterson

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2008 FIN – Abandoned Reliant Fastener Factory Burns

July 16
00:00 2014

January 11, 2008 FIN – The abandoned Reliant Fastener factory in downtown Rock Falls, IL, burned to the ground December

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2009 FIN – Hagan: Fastener Company Acquisitions Remained Strong in 2008

April 30
00:00 2014

May 26, 2009 FIN – The sales of fasteners may be down with the economy, but the number of fastener

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2008 FIN – $100 Million-Plus Fastener Acquisitions Dominate Hagan’s 2007 Top Ten Deals

April 22
00:00 2014

May 3, 2008 FIN – 2007 was the year of the $100 million + acquisitions in the fastener industry, Richard

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2008 FIN – Roberts Sells Falcon Metal to Nowak

August 14
00:00 2013

2008 FIN  NFDA Honors Roberts With Life Membership April 23, 2008 FIN – The National Fastener Distributors Association honored Bruce

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2008 FIN – Dauch New Acument CEO

July 26
00:00 2013

May 29, 2008 FIN – Acument Global Technologies Inc. appointed Richard “Rick” Dauch president and CEO. Dauch told FIN that

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2008 FIN – Chopper Revamp Cuts Fastener Use

June 23
00:00 2013

April 23, 2008 FIN – A program to revamp the U.S. Army’s CH-47 Chinook twin-rotor helicopters has led to a

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2008 FIN – Peters: Fastener Industry Slated for Steady Growth

May 24
00:00 2013

Freedonia financial analyst Dean Peters told FIN he’s sticking to his forecast of 4.8% annual growth for the global fastener

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2008 FIN – IFI Launches Online Fastener Technical Data Service

April 26
00:00 2013

June 25, 2008 FIN – The Industrial Fasteners Institute launched its Technology Connection online technical data service, which went live

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2008 FIN – Fastener Manufacturers Urged to Be Strong in Raising Prices

March 26
00:00 2013

3/26/2013 1:26:00 PM FASTENER HISTORY 2008 FIN – Fastener Manufacturers Urged to Be Strong in Raising Prices July 22, 2008

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2008 FIN – National Machinery Enters China With New Lean FX

February 11
00:00 2013

FASTENER HISTORY 2008 FIN – National Machinery Enters China With New Lean FX May 29, 2008 FIN – “We had

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2008 FIN – Alcoa CEO: Fasteners "Extremely Profitable"

January 25
00:00 2013

FASTENER HISTORY 2008 FIN – Alcoa CEO: Fasteners “Extremely Profitable” May 29, 2008 FIN – Alcoa CEO Klaus Kleinfeld told

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2008 FIN – Bossard’s Dean: More Market Changes Than Just Prices

December 11
00:00 2012

FASTENER HISTORY 2008 FIN – Bossard’s Dean: More Market Changes Than Just Prices July 22, 2008 FIN – Veteran purchasers

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2008 FIN – Perspective: "Sweet Smell of Machine Oil"

November 25
00:00 2012

FASTENER HISTORY 2008 FIN – Perspective: “Sweet Smell of Machine Oil” June 25, 2008 FIN – A generation of Americans

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2008 FIN – Dalgleish: All the Ingredients at Ifastgroupe for a ‘Single Company Mindset’

October 31
00:00 2012

February 20, 2008 FIN – Infasco. Ingersoll Fasteners. Infasco Nut, Ifastgroupe Distribution (Distributor Sales) and Galvano. Darren Dalgleish wants you

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2008 FIN – Campanelli: Accuracy Essential to Fastener Quality

October 05
00:00 2012

November 18, 2008 FIN – Kathy Campanelli, national import specialist for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, told attendees of a

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2008 FIN – Employees, Customers & Suppliers Tell the Porteous Story

May 24
00:00 2011

  February 20, 2008 FIN- Porteous Fastener Co. marked its 40th anniversary by publishing more than 100 company stories from

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