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FASTENER HISTORY 2011

2011 FIN – A Decade Later: Campanelli, Hagan & Laufer After 9/11

September 10
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In 2001, Fastener Industry News reported on three people involved in the fastener industry who were close to the World

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2011 FIN – State Program Aided First New U.S. Hot Forming Facility in 40 Years

September 08
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May 4, 2011 FIN – A Michigan program to train new employees contributed to Dokka Fasteners decision to build the

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2011 FIN – Atlantic Fasteners Celebrates 30 Years As Chairman Retires

August 05
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Feburary 14, 2011 FIN – Massachusetts-based commercial and aerospace supplier Atlantic Fasteners turns 30 this year, marking not only a

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2011 FIN – Automakers Emphasizing Supplier Consolidation, Location

July 02
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SPOTLIGHT – Automakers are pressuring suppliers to consolidate. Automotive News reported fastener manufacturer Alpha Group of Cos., of suburban Detroit

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2011 FIN – Wishnew, Mallo & Vodicka: How to Buy Fasteners

February 25
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  July 18, 1992 FIN – Product knowledge and knowing the end use of a fastener are keys to successful

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2011 FIN – Roseman, Gallo & Vodicka: How to Buy Fasteners

February 25
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November 21, 2011 FIN – Have a company purchasing philosophy, don’t be wooed by small price differentials and learn the

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2011 FIN – Alcoa Expands in Aerospace With McKechnie Deal

February 02
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February 2, 2011 FIN – Alcoa Fastening Systems “significantly strengthens” its aerospace fastener product lines by acquiring Valley-Todeco and Linread,

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2011 FIN – Grainger Completes Fabory Acquisition

November 13
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  September 6, 2013 FIN – W.W. Grainger Inc. completed its acquisition of Netherlands-based fastener distributor Fabory Group for about

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2011 FIN – What Sells Fasteners in South Africa

September 29
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  2011 FIN – What Sells Fasteners in South Africa

+ click to enlarge The South African Market August 8, 2011 FIN – The Republic of South Africa is the

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2012 FIN – 2011 Fastener Acquisitions Near 2010 Level

May 13
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May 25, 2012 FIN – Deal-making activity in the global fastener industry continued at a strong pace during 2011, Richard

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2011 FIN – Fastener Acquisitions Nearly Double in 2010

May 09
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May 16, 2011 FIN – Deal-making activity in the global fastener industry returned to pre-recession levels during 2010, Richard Hagan

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2011 FIN – Precision Castparts Fastener Products Poised for Growth

December 16
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June 14, 2011 FIN – Precision Castparts is catching lots of attention from industry analysts lately, in part due to

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2011 FIN – Boeing: Lean Manufacturing Key to Fastener Profits

July 05
00:00 2013
  2011 FIN – Boeing: Lean Manufacturing Key to Fastener Profits

+ click to enlarge Number of fasteners in Boeing airplanes: 747     3.9 million 777     2.7 million 787  

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2011 FIN – Bossard Aims to Double Sales

May 31
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April 25, 2011 FIN – The 180-year-old Bossard Group has a goal of doubling global sales by 2015 – an

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2011 FIN – Fastener Salesman Linebarger Retiring After 57-Year Career

May 05
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May 25, 2011 FIN – Bob Linebarger is retiring after 57 years in the fastener industry. Linebarger started in 1954

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2011 FIN – O’Toole: Bar Coding Key to 30 Years of Atlantic Fasteners Growth

April 18
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March 1, 2011 FIN – In 1981 Patrick O’Toole was looking for an investment. He ended up with a fastener

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2011 FIN – Witucki: Manufacturing Jobs Create More Related Jobs

April 16
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October 25, 2011 FIN – The number one issue for the United States and the fastener industry is jobs, Jim

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2011 FIN – Agrati and Semblex Form Alliance

April 09
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December 8, 2011 FIN – Italian multinational firm Agrati Group and Semblex Corp. of Elmhurst, IL, announced a global alliance

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2011 FIN – Ex-TV Reporter First Woman to Chair IFI

April 02
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FASTENER HISTORY 2011 FIN – Ex-TV Reporter First Woman to Chair IFI Friel, Monti Lead IFI for 2011-2012 March 28,

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2011 FIN – Telefast Marking 25th Anniversary

March 22
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  2011 FIN – Telefast Marking 25th Anniversary

FASTENER HISTORY 2011 FIN – Telefast Marking 25th Anniversary + click to enlarge September 27, 2011 FIN – Telefast Industries

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