FASTENER INDUSTRY EVENTS, ORGANIZATIONS & RESOURCES
U.S. Trade shows & conventions
Publications, blogs, etc.

 

American Fastener Journal

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The Distributor's Link, National Magazine for Fastener Distributors



Global Fastener News



Fastener Talk: Fastener Blog



Fully Threaded Radio: Voice of the FCH Sourcing Network



Fasteners & Fixings



​Industrial Distribution



Modern Distribution Management



ChinaFastener.com



Fastener Technology International



Fastener+Fixing Magazine

 

 







2014
 

 

October 22-24, 2014
National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo
Las Vegas, Nevada
This will be the 34th year of NIFMSE trade shows and the 18th annual West show. Conferences and an opening reception are on Wednesday; and the trade show is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the Sands Expo. Contact: Susan Hurley, show manager, 34 N. High St., New Albany, OH 43054 USA. Tel: 614 895-1279 Fax 614 895-3466 E-mail:  E-mail: info@fastenershows.com Web: fastenershows.com



November 9-11, 2014
Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors Association
Charlotte
The 38th annual convention is for STAFDA manufacturer, distributor and rep members. Exhibits include light construction, industrial and related products, including fasteners. The convention also includes a variety of educational sessions, networking events and a tech fair. Contact: Georgia Foley, STAFDA, P.O. Box 44, Elm Grove, WI 53122-0044 USA. Tel: 262 784-4774 or 800 352-2981 Fax 262 784-5059 E-mail: info@stafda.org Web: stafda.org

Associations, Institutes, etc.

Fastener Industry Coalition

 

Fastener Industry Education Group FIEG

 

Industrial Fasteners Institute

 

Metropolitan Fastener Distributors Association

 

Mid-Atlantic Fasteners Distributors Association

 

Mid-West Fastener Association

 

National Fastener Distributors Association

 

New England Fastener Distributors Association

 

North Coast Fastener Association

 

Pacific-West Fastener Association

 

Southeastern Fastener Association - SEFA

 

Southwestern Fastener Association - SFA

 

Specialty Tools & Fasteners Distributors

 

Western Assn. of Fastener Distributors - WAFD

 

International Fastener Machinery & Suppliers Association

 

European Fastener Distributors Association

 

European Industrial Fasteners Institute

 

Confederation of British Metalforming

 

Canadian Fasteners Institute

 

British Association of Fastener Distributors

 

International Fastener Machinery & Suppliers Association

 

Spring Manufacturers Institute

 

Wire and Cable Industry Suppliers Association

 

Industrial Supply Association

 

National Association of Manufacturers

 

Association of Women in the Metal Industries

 

ASM International

 

American Society for Quality

 

American Hardware Manufacturers Association

 

American Galvanizers Association

 

Wire Association International

 

National Association of Surface Finishers / Surface Engineering Coating Association

 

Precision Metalforming Association

 

National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors

 

Metal Powder Industries Federation

 

International Staple, Nail & Tool Association

 

Forging Industry Association

 

Fastening Technology & Bolted Joint Design Seminars

 

Concrete Anchor Manufacturers Association

 

American Wire Producers Association

 

Aircraft Locknut Manufacturers Association

 

American Society for Nondestructive Testing - ASNT

 

SAE International (The Society of Automotive Engineers Inc.)

 

Society of Manufacturing Engineers

 

International Organization for Standardization

 

Deutsches Institut für Normung

 

American Society of Mechanical Engineers B1

 

American Society of Mechanical Engineers B18

 

ASTM International

 

American National Standards Institute

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