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Distributor's Link Magazine Spring 2019 / Vol 42 No2

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in the Spring 2019 issue of 6 DISTRIBUTOR NEWS 8 THE GOOD AND BAD USE (ABUSE) OF METRIC STANDARDS Bengt Blendulf 10 NEW PRODUCTIVITY TOOLS FOR FASTENER DISTRIBUTORS: COURTESY AI Joe Dysart 12 OBITUARY: ROBERT (BOB) ALLAN LEHMAN 14 FATIGUE IN FASTENERS Laurence Claus 16 [COVER STORY]: WOMEN IN THE FASTENER INDUSTRY CELEBRATE 10 YEARS 24 COMPUTER INSIGHTS: HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS? 26 WHAT FASTENER DISTRIBUTORS NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WHEEL STUDS AND LUG NUTS – PART 2 Guy Avellon 28 SEEKING COMMON GROUND ON PAID FAMILY LEAVE Jim Truesdell 30 METALLOGRAPHY FOR FASTENERS Rob LaPointe 32 TECHNICAL BRIEFING: NUTS Bruno Marbacher 34 FASTENER FAIR USA 2019: JOINING THE INDUSTRY WITH INNOVATION 36 SEVEN PROBLEMS – MULTIPLE SOLUTIONS Robert Footlik 38 FASCOMP ELECTRONIC HARDWARE HOSTS BIENNIAL NATIONAL SALES MEETING Stan Lockhart 40 THE FLEXIBLE, VERSATILE RETAINING RING Jürgen Wenzel 44 HOW SMART DISTRIBUTORS CAN SURVIVE AND THRIVE AS TARIFFS KEEP INCREASING Nelson Valderrama 46 STAFDA’S UPCOMING EVENTS FOR 2019 Georgia H. Foley, CEO 48 FASTENER TECH ’19: NEW PRODUCT DISPLAY, AFTER PARTY, BREAKFAST KEYNOTE & SEMINARS Nancy Rich 50 NBT FOUNDATION AWARDS ,500 IN MANUFACTURING SCHOLARSHIPS 52 FASTENER INDUSTRY RESPONDS TO EV MARKET DEMANDS Jason Sandefur 54 HOW TO PROTECT EMPLOYEES FROM AGGRESSIVE BEHAIVOR AT WORK Gary Sheely 56 BIG RED FASTENERS: WE’VE COME A LONG WAY IN 18 SHORT YEARS 58 PALLET FLOW RACK CAN BE A WAREHOUSE MANAGER’S BEST FRIEND Ryan Wachsmuth 60 RING GAGES PART 2: ADJUSTABLE THREAD RING SETTING – HOW ITS DONE Larry Borowski 62 WORKING CAPITAL – WHAT IS IT AND WHY IS IT IMPORTANT? Roman Basi 66 IFE ANNOUNCES 2019 SHOW DATES & HOURS 68 COME TO THE CALIFORNIA WINE COUNTRY FOR PAC-WEST’S FALL CONFERENCE Vickie Lester 69 CARTOON 70 RADIAL GROOVES ON MANDRELS Anthony Di Maio 71 ZAGO MANUFACTURING: DEALING WITH PRESSURE 74 COMPONENT PACKAGING: MAKING THE DIFFICULT A LITTLE LESS SO 78 HOW TO MESS UP A COMPANY’S SALES John R. Graham 80 HOW TO CALCULATE THE ESTIMATED FATIGUE LIFE OF A DISC SPRING John Leckfor 82 SUPPORT EDUCATION & TRAINING THROUGH THE FASTENER INDUSTRY EDUCATION FOUNDATION Michael Lentini 83 INTERNATIONAL FASTENERS: SPRINGTIME MEANS DECK TIME! 84 DISTRIBUTION ONE: E-COMMERCE AND MOBILILTY TOOLS FOR ONLINE SALES SURVIVAL 86 NOT EVEN THE GALVESTON FOG COULD CLOUD THE FUN AT SFA’S CONFERENCE Cary Bailey 88 NEFDA HONORS HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES Nancy Rich 89 NEFDA HALL OF FAME PHOTOS 90 OBITUARY: CARY WEITZMAN

volume 42 // issue #2 92 INFASCO RECEIVES TOP HONORS FROM NAVISTAR...AGAIN! Stan Lockhart 93 CARTOON 96 EPICOR: CLOUD SOLUTIONS TO POWER GROWTH WITHOUT LIMITS 99 BTM’S U-BOLT COFFEE A BIG HIT! 102 MAFDA CHRISTMAS GALA IS THE EVENT OF THE YEAR 103 MAFDA GALA PHOTOS 111 MWFA/NFDA/PAC-WEST: SAN DIEGO JOINT CONFERENCE PHOTOS 112 MFDA HONORS NEW HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES Rob Rundle 124 EMPLOYEE RETENTION…WHAT IS THE REAL COST WHEN YOU LOSE AN EMPLOYEE? Jo Morris 133 CARTOON 140 FASTENER LINKS WEB ADS 150 BAY SUPPLY: ACCESSING TOP GLOBAL BRANDS LIKE HUCK, MARSON, RECOIL AND KEYSERT 152 NCFA: SAVE THE DATE FOR THE DISTRIBUTOR SOCIAL – MAY 9, 2019 162 JOIN SEFA AT THE 2019 SPRING CONFERENCE IN FLORIDA Nancy Rich 174 NFDA: COME TO CINCINNATI IN JUNE FOR THE 2019 ANNUAL MEETING Vickie Lester 175 SUBSCRIPTION FORM 176 MWFA HOLIDAY PARTY: BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER Nancy Rich 178 NCFA HOLIDAY BASH Marty Nolan 178 MFDA HOLIDAY PARTY SERVES TOYS FOR TOTS WELL! Rob Rundle 179 DOWNLOAD THE LINK MAGAZINE APP TODAY! STAY INFORMED 24/7 180 FAST-EXEC LLC: ANNOUNCING NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH WORLDWIDEFASTENERSOURCES.COM 184 MWFA HOLIDAY PARTY PHOTOS 191 ACT NOW - THE FABULOUS VEGAS SHOW ISSUE IS COMING UP NEXT!

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