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Hilti Posts Double-Digit Sales Increase

March 20
12:31 2019
    Hilti Posts Double-Digit Sales Increase

North America sales rose 10.4% and sales in Europe grew 10.6%.

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Valderrama: Intuilize Website to Feature ’Quick Quiz’

March 19
12:18 2019
    Valderrama: Intuilize Website to Feature ’Quick Quiz’

Founded last year, Intuilize offers predictive analytics for midsize fastener distributors.

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Komar Screw Marks 50 Years

March 17
23:42 2019
    Komar Screw Marks 50 Years

Komar Screw was founded in 1969 as a full-line fastener distributor by Marvin “Marv” Kocian, who started in the fastener business in Chicago in 1961 by working for fastener distributor Carlton Screw.

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SFA Board Making Changes

March 14
18:24 2019
    SFA Board Making Changes

The Southwestern Fastener Association board has been struggling with direction, as most of the eight regional fastener associations have.

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Stanley Engineered Fastening Expands

March 14
11:05 2019
    Stanley Engineered Fastening Expands

The city of Elyria, OH, is expected to gain “nearly 100 manufacturing jobs, another 130,000 square feet of manufacturing space and millions in investment,” writes Dave O’Brien of the Chronicle-Telegram.

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Auction: AKKO Ohio Plant Machinery

March 14
10:08 2019

Machinery from the closed AKKO Fastener Inc. plant in Middletown, OH, will be auctioned Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

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OBITUARY: Cary Weitzman

March 14
08:42 2019
    OBITUARY: Cary Weitzman

He was VP and a partner of Jay-Cee Sales & Rivet, where he started working in 1969.

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Field Opens Southeast Distribution Center

March 12
11:38 2019

Facility in Florence, SC, to “support the southeast geography and growing customer base there.”

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Bossard Reports “Another Record Year”

March 11
07:46 2019

“In the fourth quarter, our business in America and Asia grew by double-digits, exceeding expectations,” the company stated. “The demand in the European markets slowed down at a high level.”

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Brewster Washers Marking 100th Anniversary

March 10
22:49 2019
    Brewster Washers Marking 100th Anniversary

The manufacturer has had only two locations – moving from the original plant to Fairfield, NJ, in 1958.

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South Africa Investigating Surge in Fastener Imports

March 07
17:00 2019
    South Africa Investigating Surge in Fastener Imports

South Africa notified the WTO of investigation, which started March 1. Interested parties have 20 days to submit information.

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Fastenal Fastener Sales Growth Slows

March 07
12:21 2019

Overall Fastenal sales increased 10.5% to $411.9 million in February, while daily sales grew 10.5% to $20.6 million during February.

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FDI Falls To Nearly Two-Year Low

March 07
09:17 2019
    FDI Falls To Nearly Two-Year Low

“Stabilization or further moderation in the FDI could be more likely than acceleration from here,” according to R.W. Baird analyst David Manthey.

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Park-Ohio Fastener Segment Sales Rise

March 06
12:32 2019

“Our fastener manufacturing business continues to perform well, increasing sales of its self-piercing and clinch products to new customers around the world,” stated CFO Patrick Fogarty.

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Jergens Names New GM

March 05
15:57 2019
    Jergens Names New GM

Since 2007, Matt Schron has been GM for Jergens Industrial Supply, the company’s distributor of metalworking products representing more than 300 manufacturers in the U.S.

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Longyears Retiring From Metric & Multistandard

March 04
12:24 2019

Both have been active in the Southwestern Fastener Association since 1984. Both have been SFA chairpersons.

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TriMas Aerospace Segment Sales Rise

February 28
15:07 2019

Revenue increased “due to higher demand levels for more complex fasteners.”

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OBITUARY: Gary and Elizabeth Lilly

February 28
12:26 2019

He was the owner of Delaware-based Kenneth G. Lilly Fasteners, Inc. – a distributorship founded in 1964 by his father, Kenneth Granville Lilly.

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Phillips Screw Names Filion as President

February 27
21:14 2019
    Phillips Screw Names Filion as President

Previously Filion worked for 20 years at Velcro USA Inc., including most recently as president.

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Earnest Machine Adds to Sales Team

February 25
14:43 2019

“When we make new hires, we look for people who perform best in a collaborative environment,” said CEO Kirk Zehnder.

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