About The Show
850+ Suppliers. 2500+ Attendees.
The International Fastener Expo (formerly the National Industrial Fastener and Mill Supply Expo) is the Largest B2B of Industrial Fasteners and Tooling & Machinery in North America.
Since 1981, the event continues to bring together the manufacturers and master distributors of fasteners, precision formed parts, fastener machinery & tooling and other related products and services with distributors and sales agents in the distribution chain. Held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, the event consists of an all-day conference program presented by endorsing fastener associations and a show floor with more than 850 + exhibiting companies from around the world.
Why Attend Our Trade Show?
Each year, more than 2500 attendees from 30+ countries travel to North America’s #1 trade show city, Las Vegas, Nevada to network and do businesses with 600+ suppliers, showcasing every type of fasteners for the industrial, construction, aerospace, and automotive industry; electronic fasteners, specialty tooling products, special application fasteners, tooling and machinery, hand tools, power tools, service solutions, and much more . From industrial to construction, electronic to automotive and aerospace, this is the trade show where all types of distributors come to network and see customers, build new relationships, and find new products. Whether you are a manufacturer, supplier, distributor, master distributor, etc., find out more reasons why you should register to attend the next event!
It’s all about networking. The event features many opportunities to network beyond the show floor. Take the time to check out the special events scheduled which include association meetings and conference tracks.
- Poolside “Welcome Reception”
- Young Fastener Professionals Meeting (YFP)
- Women in the Fastener Industry Meeting (WIFI)
- Fastener’s Hall of Fame & Young Fastener Professionals Award Ceremony and much more!
The average attendee spends $1.9 million after attending the show. 88% of the attendees are based in the U.S of which more than 61% are distributors of fasteners and/or distributors of other related products. 66% of attendees say they attend the show to maintain & build relationships, network, see existing suppliers, find new products and suppliers.
It is no wonder that 80% of our exhibitors and attendees say that the show is a “Must Exhibit” event. Learn more about why you should exhibit and take the next steps to ensuring your space at the next show!
Conference and Education Program
The conference features keynote speakers, panelists, and an educational program that will cover a variety of topics from leaders in Fastener & Mill Supply industry highlighting topics such as growing your business, technology, outsourcing, and more including, but not limited to:
- Technology Workshops
- Maximize Sales While Avoiding Financial Risk
- Remain Competitive and Grow Your Business
- Business Presentations that Get Results
- Creating Change for Higher Performance
- Sustaining and Growing Business Relationships
- Outsourcing Selling
- Fastener Inspection Equipment