Trade shows, events & conventions 2015

Publications, journals, blogs


9/1 - Fastener Training Institute-Quality Assurance/Print Reading & Inspection


9/8 - Fastener Training Institute-Product Training Part #3


9/9- All American Fastener Show


9/15/2015 - New England Fastener Distributors Association Table Top Show


9/17/2015 - IndoFastener


9/17/2015 - Mid-West Fastener Association Education Program


9/19/2015 - Industrial Fasteners Institute


9/20/2015 - Metropolitan Fastener Distributors Association Golf Outing


9/24/2015 - Mid-West Fastener Association Member Open House


10/1/2015 - Pacific-West Fastener Association Fall Conference


10/6/2015 - Fastener Training Institute - Fastener Testing


10/8/2015 - Mid-West Fastener Association Education Program


10/13/2015 - Fastener Training Institute - Fastener Basics


10/21-23/2015 - National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo


American Fastener Journal


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​​


Fastener Technology International​

Fastener+Fixing Magazine



Industry associations & organizations

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


Young Fastener Pros


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