Fasten.it | Blog

The fastener business network

Category: Fastener distribution

wire & Tube 2022:

wire & Tube 2022:

The Review

One message came across clearly! The worldwide energy transition determined the investment climate for the leading trade fairs for wire, cable, tubes and pipes in Düsseldorf, wire & Tube 2022. Sustainability turned out to be a much-debated topic with 1,822 exhibitors from over 50 countries during five intense show days. 93,000 square metres of exhibition space were dedicated to present technology highlights from the industries from 20 to 24 June 2022.

Take a look at our live coverage of wire & Tube 2022 if you are interested to experience some of the happenings. With just one click ...



EFC International Partners with Research Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc. (REMINC)

EFC International Partners with Research Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc. (REMINC)

EFC International is pleased to announce its expanded focus on the world-wide distribution of genuine parts made by Research Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc. (REMINC) Authorized Licensees. EFC’s team of application engineers support customers with advanced engineering assistance, direct factory relationships and rapid prototype solutions, as well as extensive value analysis and value engineering services. Matt Dudenhoeffer, President and CEO of EFC, states, “EFC, REMINC and REMINC’s Licensees look forward to this partnership knowing that end-users will benefit from our combined strengths.”

RE...



European Commission imposes anti-dumping measures on fasteners from China

Today the European Commission published a regulation imposing anti-dumping duties on certain iron or steel fasteners imported from China. Duties have been set between 22.1% and 86.5%. The measures follow an investigation which showed the presence of significant dumping on the market, with Chinese imports heavily undercutting European sales prices and therefore injuring the European fasteners industry.

Fasteners are essential elements for a vast variety of industries, from simple screws in “do-it-yourself” kits to high-end applications in the car, aviation and electrical industries. The EU fast...



EISENWARENMESSE – INTERNATIONAL HARDWARE FAIR COLOGNE moved to September 2022

EISENWARENMESSE – INTERNATIONAL HARDWARE FAIR COLOGNE moved to September 2022

One-time postponement to the fall will ensure maximum participation from exhibitors and visitors including vital Asian sales and manufacturing markets “As the world’s leading trade fair for the hardware industry, our aim is to provide a comprehensive overview of the global market and bring together suppliers and buyers from all over the world. With this in mind, we together with the associations and exhibitors have decided to hold the EISENWARENMESSE – INTERNATIONAL HARDWARE FAIR COLOGNE from 25 to 28 September 2022, instead of the originally scheduled dates of 6 to 9 March 2022,” announced Ch...



Fastener Fair Stuttgart rebranded to Fastener Fair Global

Fastener Fair Stuttgart rebranded to Fastener Fair Global

New website goes live with a rebranded style and logo



Mack-Brooks Exhibitions, organiser of the show, announced the new name, logo and style for the Fastener Fair Stuttgart show, now called Fastener Fair Global. Fastener Fair Global, the International Exhibition for the Fastener and Fixing Industry taking place from 21 - 23 March 2023, at Messe Stuttgart, Germany, is now also live with a new restyled show website. Mack-Brooks Exhibitions believe that the new brand name reflects more on the international character of the exhibition, with the German show considered the flagship event of the Fa...



GOEBEL GMBH ANNOUNCES TOWER FASTENERS EU LTD AS OFFICIAL AUTHORIZED DISTRIBUTOR

GOEBEL GMBH ANNOUNCES TOWER FASTENERS EU LTD AS OFFICIAL AUTHORIZED DISTRIBUTOR

csm_Goebel_Tower_Fasteners_linkeidn_ae1798a3b3.jpg


Goebel GmbH announces a new and exciting partnership with Tower Fasteners EU Ltd as an official authorized distributor for all products & tooling.

The two companies entered into an agreement that sees Tower Fasteners EU Ltd become an authorized distributor for Goebel GmbH product lines which consist of: Blind Rivets, Threaded Inserts, new G-Grip™ Stainless Lockbolt System, Self-Tapping/Drilling Screws, Sealing Washers, Drill Bits, Nut Drivers, Over-Center Toggle Latches, Hand & Power Tools, PPE Equipment, and many more innovative specialty products.

“Goebel GmbH is pleased to partner with To...



Registration for Fastener Fair CONNECT - the digital event for the international fastener and fixing industry - is now live.

Registration for Fastener Fair CONNECT - the digital event for the international fastener and fixing industry - is now live.

Fastener Fair CONNECT is a two-day online business trade, network and knowledge platform calling all international fastener and fixing industry professionals from 17-18 November 2021. Registration to attend the event is now available on the official show website. With the digital participation, attendees from various industrial sectors will be able to identify and connect with relevant technology suppliers, browse products and innovations on the virtual showrooms, and attend live sessions and webinars on current industry issues tailored to deepen the sector's know-how and competencies.

"Faste...



Masters in Fasteners: Fabory acquires KEBEK Group

Masters in Fasteners: Fabory acquires KEBEK Group

Fabory is proud to announce that it has reached an agreement to acquire KEBEK Group from founder and current Director Dalibor Bek. The Fabory-KEBEK combination creates the leading fastener specialist platform in the CEE region. The strong strategic fit between and common high-performance mentality of both organizations will enable the Fabory-KEBEK combination to provide a stronger and more relevant proposition to its customers (deep and relevant range of specialist fasteners, differentiating supply chain solutions and quality & engineering).

Francisco Terol, CEO Fabory comments: “Fabory is hig...



Bulten wins strategic consumer electronics contract in Asia

Bulten wins strategic consumer electronics contract in Asia

Bulten, via its subsidiary PSM International Holdings Limited (PSM), has signed a strategically important agreement in China regarding the supply of fasteners to a leading provider of consumer electronics. The agreement has an estimated annual value of approximately SEK 50 million. Deliveries are planned to begin in August this year.

“This is a strategically important contract for us, as it further diversifies our customer base and strengthens our position on the Asian market. It is an effect of our earlier acquisition of PSM, which provides good opportunities to grow in Asia and in va...



FISCHER: All-in-one systems for multifunctional façades

FISCHER: All-in-one systems for multifunctional façades

The fischer façade systems business unit of the fischer Group of Companies offers innovative and high-quality all-in-one solutions for the secure and aesthetic installation of rear-ventilated façades. The company also offers a wide range of services, as the fischer specialists support plan-ners and façade builders with consultation and calculation services from the briefing and installation stage across all construction phases until the project’s successful comple-tion.

Building envelopes must meet ever growing requirements. Rear-ventilated façades meanwhile have to fulfil increasingly complex...