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Fastener News Now February 2021
February

Remembering Craig Glasscott

From North Coast Fastener Association: “We send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Craig Glascott. Craig worked for Kerr Lakeside Inc. in their fastener sales department for over 30 years!

Pac-West and FTI Present Industrial Fasteners Institute Program

IFI Technology Connection (ITC) Demonstration and Q&A with Dr. Salim Brahimi will take place Friday, February 12, 2021.

Fastener Training Institute Announces New Board of Directors Member Greg Rawlings

The Fastener Training Institute (FTI), the leading nonprofit provider of fastener training opportunities, announced the appointment of Greg Rawlings as its newest Board of Directors member.

Threaded Fasteners, Inc. Expands with Acquisition of Construction Fasteners

Threaded Fasteners, Inc. (TFI), a 100% employee-owned business specializing in the manufacturing, custom packaging, and distribution of steel fasteners, has acquired Construction Fasteners of Meridian, Mississippi.

FCH Sourcing Network Releases Fastener Distributor Index for January 2021

UC Components, Inc. Launches New Website

UC Components, Inc. has introduced their new full-feature website that greatly enhances the user experience. Visit the new and improved website at www.uccomponents.com.

LINC Systems Founder and CEO Ted Azar to Retire; President Kelly Evans Named CEO

LINC Systems, a national distributor of industrial fastening, packaging, and supply solutions, announced that Founder and CEO Ted Azar is retiring, effective February 5, 2021.

Greenkote Reports Increased Anticorrosion Coating Orders for Exposed Metal Fasteners

and Hardware

Greenkote, (www.greenkote.com) global provider of advanced anticorrosion metal coatings, has announced a major expansion of production capacity at its headquarters facility in Brook Park, Ohio.

Register for ESPS® at No Charge for Distributors

Executive Sales Planning Sessions® (ESPS®) are private, timed appointments between distributors and your current trading partners and future partners.

Remembering William H. (Bill) Bernard

A message from Pacific-West Fastener Association: Bill Bernard passed away peacefully at home with his family beside him in Pismo Beach, California on February 1, 2021 at the age of 66.

Pac-West Members, Join the Lunch Bunch for Zoom Roundtable Discussions

Pac-West members, join us March 12 from 11 a.m. – noon (Pacific) for another great hour of networking and idea-sharing. The topic of discussion is Getting Back to Business as Usual.

Auto Bolt Names New VP of Sales

Auto Bolt is proud to announce and welcome Garrett Hedges as the Company’s VP of Sales. Garrett will be responsible for managing our internal and external sales force.

SPIROL Introduces New Press-N-Lok™ Pin

SPIROL is pleased to announce the expansion of their Solid Pin Product Line to include the new Series BP100 Press-N-Lok™ Pin. The new Press-N-Lok™ Pin was designed to permanently retain two plastic components to each other.

Al Bate Named New National Sales Manager for AATP

All America Threaded Products (AATP) has hired Al Bate as their National Sales Manager.
©American Fastener Journal 2020
Fastener News Now February 2021

Remembering Craig Glasscott

From North Coast Fastener Association: “We send our deepest condolences to the family and friends of Craig Glascott. Craig worked for Kerr Lakeside Inc. in their fastener sales department for over 30 years!
Pac-West and FTI Present Industrial Fasteners Institute Program IFI Technology Connection (ITC) Demonstration and Q&A with Dr. Salim Brahimi will take place Friday, February 12, 2021.

Register for ESPS® at No Charge for Distributors

Executive Sales Planning Sessions® (ESPS®) are private, timed appointments between distributors and your current trading partners and future partners.