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Sundram Fastener Sales Rise

October 31
00:00 2005

Jason Sandefur India-based Sundram Fasteners Ltd. reported sales rose 19% to Rs 5.77 billion (US$128.26 million) for the first half of fiscal 2006, according to the Hindu Business Line. Six-month...

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QEF Global to Acquire Just Fasteners

October 28
00:00 2005

John Wolz QEF Global will acquire Just Fasteners of Glasgow, Scotland, CEO Mike Nolan announced. Nolan said an agreement had been reached between QEF and it”s major supply partner, Southco...

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Wrenn Succeeds Brown as HTI CEO

October 27
00:00 2005

John Wolz Michael Wrenn is the new president and CEO of Heads & Threads International LLC.\ He succeeds Greg Brown who chose to retire from the president and CEO roles....

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Costa Joins Vegas Fastener

October 27
00:00 2005

John Wolz Don Costa joined Vegas Fastener Mfg. as outside sales agent, CEO Ed Cebulko announced. Costa has 30 years in the industry and was director of sales at Standard...

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Black & Decker Fastener Sales Grow on Auto Strength

October 27
00:00 2005

Black & Decker Fastener Sales Grow on Auto Strength Jason Sandefur Automotive division growth pushed Black & Decker’s fastener sales up 6% to 159.5 million during the third quarter of...

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Wrenn Succeeds Brown as Heads & Threads CEO

October 07
00:00 2005

John Wolz Michael Wrenn is the new president and CEO of Heads & Threads International LLC. He succeeds Greg Brown who chose to retire from the president and CEO roles....

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Endries International Sold to Ferguson Enterprises

October 06
00:00 2005

Jason Sandefur Endries International has been sold to Ferguson Enterprises\, Endries president Steve Endries told FIN. Endries now operates as a Ferguson subsidiary. More details about the acquisition will be...

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China Steel Announces Price Cuts

October 06
00:00 2005

John Wolz Editor”s Note: The following column is presented by Taiwan-based Fastener World magazine as part of a news column exchange with FIN. Following three years of consecutive price hikes,...

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European Fastener Distributors Finding Common Interests

October 06
00:00 2005

John Wolz “When Europe started becoming one market, European distributors realized they had common interests,” the executive secretary of the European Fastener Distri-butor Association explained about the organization now representing...

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Are You Ready for RoHS?

October 06
00:00 2005

Jason Sandefur How do you know if your products are RoHS compliant? That was the question on distributors” minds at a recent Los Angeles Fastener Association dinner meeting. RoHS the...

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Endries Int’l Sold to Ferguson Enterprises

October 05
00:00 2005

Jason Sandefur Endries International has been sold to Ferguson Enterprises, Endries president Steve Endries told FastenerNews.com. Endries now operates as a Ferguson subsidiary. More details about the acquisition will be...

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NFDA Opens Chicago Office With Karen Hurley as New Executive Director

October 04
00:00 2005

John Wolz “We were interested in thinking outside the box to find the right way for the future, rather than just filling the spot,” Peter Sullivan, president of the National...

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Exhibitor Deadlines to Save Money at Las Vegas

October 04
00:00 2005

John Wolz The basic booth at the National Industrial Fastener Show/West costs $1,595 but furnishings, shipping and staffing almost always add up to much more. By meeting ordering deadlines exhibitors...

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WAFD Meeting in Phoenix

October 03
00:00 2005

Jason Sandefur The Western Association of Fastener Distributors will hold its annual meeting March 2-4, 2006, at the Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliffs in Phoenix. Program and registration information will be...

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European Distributors’ Stapf: Buyers Need to Judge Both Import Price & Quality

October 03
00:00 2005

European Distributors’ Stapf: Buyers Need to Judge Both Import Price & Quality “We should not build any more barricades against Asian products, but all imports do meet the European industrial...

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Crase Retires From NIFS; Hurley New Show Manager

September 29
00:00 2005

Crase Retires From NIFS; Hurley New Show Manager John Wolz Susan Hurley has replaced Gloria Crase as show manager for the National Industrial Fastener Shows. Crase, who has been with...

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Fastener Fair Europe Draws from 51 Countries

September 27
00:00 2005

John Wolz There were a total of 1,603 visitors to Fastener Fair Europe as counted by scanning badges at the entrance, Show Data Systems reported. Nearly three quarters of visitors...

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Giehl Wins Fastener Fair Europe Innovation Prize

September 26
00:00 2005

John Wolz Show attendees voted Giehl-Systems GmbH’s rapid assembly nut as the best new product in the Fastener Fair Europe Innovations Showcase. The patented nut is pushed over the thread...

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Emhart Announces 2005 Design Competition

September 26
00:00 2005

Jason Sandefur Emhart Teknologies announced the 2005 “Create the Future” contest. The contest, which began in 2002, is intended to foster creative, practical product design by the global community of...

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Albritton & Goins Join SEFA Board

September 26
00:00 2005

Albritton & Goins Join SEFA Board John Wolz Rick Albritton of Porteous Fastener Co., and Glenn Goins of Southern Fasteners & Supply have been named to the Southeastern Fastener Association...

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