The National Industrial Fastener & Mill Supply Expo scheduled for October 22-24 at the Sands Expo & Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada USA has broken it’s all time exhibit space sales record with today’s addition of the Glebar Company, Franklin Lakes, New Jersey, it was announced today by Susan A. Hurley, CEM, General Manager.
“We are delighted to report that the Expo has now reached 822 booths (82,200 net sq. ft.), which exceeds the previous high of 821 booths established in 2007. We still have a handful of booths remaining for sale and hope to add several more companies before show time,” adds Ms. Hurley.
The addition of the Glebar Company also completely sold out the greatly expanded Machinery & Tooling area of the Expo. Glebar, a manufacturer of precision grinding machines for the fastener industry will be in booth 859. This company’s centerless grinder has revolutionized the aerospace fastener grinding process, according to Mark Bannayan, VP of Sales.
Registration numbers for the “World’s Largest” Fastener & Mill Supply Expo are up several hundred persons over last year’s figures and Expo Management is predicting a large turnout of fastener manufacturers, distributors, importers, sales reps and others from throughout the USA and 35 other countries around the world.
The Expo gets underway with a full day conference program, “Hall of Fame” Reception and always popular and heavily attended Welcome Party on Wednesday, October 22. The two-day Expo is open from9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Thursday, October 23 and from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Friday, October 24. The International Fastener Machinery & Suppliers Association is sponsoring an “Oktoberfest Beer Party” from11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Friday, October 24 in the Machinery & Tooling area of the Expo. All interested buyers are invited to attend.
Complete Expo information and online registration is available at www.fastenershows.com.