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SHORTTAKES: Arconic, Bufab, Earnest Machine and Hudson Fasteners

October 30
00:10 2017

Arconic Inc. named Charles “Chip” Blankenship as CEO, effective January 15, 2018. Blankenship is a 24-year veteran of General Electric who spent much of his career in its aviation and...

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Q3 Fastener Stocks Rebound

October 02
23:40 2017
    Q3 Fastener Stocks Rebound

The FIN Fastener Stock Index regained momentum in the third first half of 2017, increasing 2.3% during the period.

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McCreight to Succeed Harris as IFI Managing Director

October 02
15:08 2017
    McCreight to Succeed Harris as IFI Managing Director

McCreight becomes the IFI’s seventh MD in the 86-year history of the trade association of North American fastener manufacturers and suppliers.

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Hiring the Right Person for the Job

October 02
15:01 2017
    Hiring the Right Person for the Job

About 30% of employees in any company are “A” players, according to Bob Nugent, senior consultant at MAP (Management Action Programs). The rest are “B” or “C” players.

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Fastener Companies: More Damage To Employee Homes Than Businesses

October 02
14:52 2017

Fastener companies in the Houston and Florida hurricane paths reported more damage to employee homes than to businesses. Here is a sampling of responses from Hurricanes Harvey in Texas and...

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Court Upholds Import Ban on Viraj

October 02
14:42 2017

Exclusion order bans import of stainless steel products from Mumbai-based Viraj for 16.7 years and prohibits all of the company's activities related to the sale of its stainless steel products in the U.S., including marketing, advertising and soliciting distributors for its products.

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LISI Group Acquiring Termax

October 02
14:15 2017
    LISI Group Acquiring Termax

LISI Automotive, a subsidiary of LISI Group, agreed to acquire 51% of the share capital of Termax, a U.S. manufacturer of metal and plastic fastening systems for automotive interiors.

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Bulten To Build Second Fastener Plant in Poland

October 02
14:07 2017
    Bulten To Build Second Fastener Plant in Poland

With this investment, Bulten can move from the current logistics center in Wilkowice to the new building and thus get an efficient production flow to handle future growth, the company explained.

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POSCO Opens Fastener Wire Plant in Indiana

October 02
14:07 2017
    POSCO Opens Fastener Wire Plant in Indiana

“The plant, which creates steel wire for fasteners, nuts and bolts for the automative industry, currently has heat treatment, drawing and picking and coating capabilities for steel,” writes Danielle Grady of the News & Tribune.

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NIFMSE Name Changed to International Fastener Expo

October 02
13:56 2017
    NIFMSE Name Changed to International Fastener Expo

The fastener industry will be gathering October 17-19 at the Las Vegas Convention Center at the traditional trade show in Las Vegas, but with a new name: International Fastener Expo.

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Denver Bumps STAFDA 2018 Convention In Favor of Outdoor Retailer Trade Show

October 02
13:36 2017
    Denver Bumps STAFDA 2018 Convention In Favor of Outdoor Retailer Trade Show

STAFDA headed back to Phoenix after a “political” change with Colorado favoring the retail trade show which is abandoning Utah.

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SHORTTAKES: Brudner Polymer, Fastener Products of Lancaster, General Inspection, G.L. Huyett, Modern Plating, Value Fastener, Vogelsang Fastener Solutions & Wrought Washer

October 02
12:59 2017

Brudner Polymer Corp. was formed to supply adhesives and sealants. Huron Capital co-founded Brudner with David Brunori to build a platform company in the adhesives and sealants industry. “We are...

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China’s Fastener Trade Volume and Value Grow

September 05
23:56 2017
    China’s Fastener Trade Volume and Value Grow

The top five fastener export destinations were the U.S., Russia, Japan, Germany and South Korea, according to ChinaFastener.com.

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Minimizing Your Import / Export Risks

September 05
23:18 2017
    Minimizing Your Import / Export Risks

When it comes to imports, people often say “we’ve always done things this way,” but it’s only a matter of time before U.S. Customs catches up with them, according to licensed customs broker Danielle Riggs of Würth Industry of North America.

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Chavis, McCaffrey Re-Elected to Lead Pac-West

September 05
22:12 2017
    Chavis, McCaffrey Re-Elected to Lead Pac-West

The announcement was made at Pac-West’s fall conference in Whistler, British Columbia.

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Vertullo At Pac-West: Fastener 
Lessons Not Learned

September 05
18:06 2017
    Vertullo At Pac-West: Fastener 
Lessons Not Learned

“I see us doing things that we thought would have gone away ten years ago” with today’s training and access to information, noted Carmen Vertullo of Carver Consulting in El Cajon, CA.

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Bolts & Nuts Acquires Challenger Component Services

September 05
16:45 2017
    Bolts & Nuts Acquires Challenger Component Services

Founded in 2002, Challenger Component Services provides highly engineered Class C products to customers throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe and Asia.

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Derry Chosen for Fastener Show Hall of Fame

September 05
15:01 2017
    Derry Chosen for Fastener Show Hall of Fame

Field Fastener CEO Bill Derry has 45 years in the fastener industry, including 20 years in leadership roles with Camcar Textron and Rockford Products. Since 1990, the Field distributorship has a 19% growth rate for the past 26 years. Derry was the 1997-98 National Fastener Distributors Association president and has been active in mentoring programs and the U.S. Fastener Quality Act legislative process.

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Fastener Fair USA Expanding 2018 Show

September 05
14:49 2017
    Fastener Fair USA Expanding 2018 Show

The first Fastener Fair USA is set for April 11-12, 2018, at the Huntington Convention Center in Cleveland.

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Japanese Nitto Seiko Opens R&D Center in Kyoto

September 05
12:16 2017
    Japanese Nitto Seiko Opens R&D Center in Kyoto

Facility in Kyoto is located within the Advanced Chemical Technology Center in Kyoto (ACT Kyoto), Fastener World reports.

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