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UPM Receives Pratt & Whitney LCS Approval

January 31
10:04 2019

Cincinnati, OH-based UPM, an O’Neal Industries affiliate, distributes high performance specialty metals for industries including fasteners, aerospace, medical, power generation and energy markets.

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Bates’ Fast-Exec Partners With McGuire

January 31
10:03 2019

Executive recruiting firm was founded in 2015 by Jacqui Bate.

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Taiwan Fastener Exports At Record High

January 29
17:44 2019

Taiwan’s fastener export volume rose 5.25% and the export value increased 12.75% to US$ 4.85 billion, ChinaFastener.Info reports.

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Loose Fastener Prompts Truck Recall

January 28
12:54 2019

The problem on the redesigned full-size pickup truck involves a battery ground-circuit fastener that may not be secured properly.

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Sullivan Retiring from AFC Industries

January 24
15:25 2019
    Sullivan Retiring from AFC Industries

AFC acquired Accurate Fasteners of Boston in 2017.

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Fastener Sales Rise at Stanley Black & Decker

January 22
20:33 2019

“For the year, our auto fastener growth was 6%, over 600 basis points ahead of global production,” stated CFO Donald Allan.

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Würth Group Receives UN Award

January 10
16:28 2019
    Würth Group Receives UN Award

“The holistic commitment of the Würth Group to strengthening the participation and equality of people with disabilities is so impressive because they are based on examples of good international practice in the world of work and not limited to one country,” the award jury stated.

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Bossard Reports “Another Record Year”

January 10
13:46 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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2019 Fastener Fair USA Includes Education Sessions

January 10
09:00 2019

Registration has opened for the second Fastener Fair USA, set for May 22-23, 2019, at the Cobo Center in Detroit.

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BBI Names Business Development Mgr.

January 09
11:02 2019
    BBI Names Business Development Mgr.

Deborah Mann will concentrate on new markets for both Ironclad Performance Wear and Proferred Tools.

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26 Fastener Trade Shows Worldwide During 2019

January 08
17:34 2019
    26 Fastener Trade Shows Worldwide During 2019

There will be five primarily distribution-oriented trade shows in the U.S. during 2019. Plus there is a re-branded machinery show.

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Mountz Hires New Int’l Sales Director

January 04
16:40 2019
    Mountz Hires New Int’l Sales Director

Founded in 1965, Mountz provides torque tool solutions and metric fasteners to the aerospace, automotive, electronics, energy, medical and packaging industries.

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Grainger Names Carroll VP & CHRO

January 03
17:51 2019
    Grainger Names Carroll VP & CHRO

Carroll comes to Grainger from First Midwest Bank, where she served as Executive Vice President and CHRO. Prior to that, he held leadership positions with Aon Corp., Sprint, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

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Obituary: Bob Lehman, 90

December 31
10:01 2018
    Obituary: Bob Lehman, 90

He was active in the National Fastener Distributors Association and was a Metropolitan Fastener Distributors Association board member.

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Loomis Marks Opening of Plant Plus 40th Anniversary

December 27
20:46 2018

Gehle Loomis founding Tool Engineering Industries as a metalworking engineering and sales business in October 1979 in the basement of his home.

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Kudiak New Aerosmith President

December 21
01:49 2018

He joined the Indiana company in 2005 and has been general manager and director of product development.

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Obituary: Lee Loudermilk

December 21
00:01 2018

During his career he started seven corporations in manufacturing, R&D, hospitality and international trade.

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FIN Front Page Stories for 2018

December 19
10:53 2018
    FIN Front Page Stories for 2018

The tariffs imposed by U.S. president Donald Trump dominated the front page of Fastener Industry News for 2018. But other articles included acquisitions, the FIN Fastener Stock Index, court battles, 50th anniversaries for two companies, new fastener leaders and key policy issues.

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Zehnder Named Sales VP for Agrisolutions

December 19
00:52 2018

In 2003, Dan Zehnder founded Trinity Logistics Corporation, which was acquired by Agrisolutions earlier this year. Zehnder is NFDA vice president.

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Obituary: Lufasco Founder Frederick Lubker

December 18
15:22 2018
    Obituary: Lufasco Founder Frederick Lubker

He founded Lufasco Inc. (Lubker Fastener Company) in 1967 and led the company until it was sold in 1998.

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