26-27 September 2018 | MiCo | Milano Congressi | Italy

2nd Exhibition for Fastener & Fixing Technology

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fasten.itFasten.it is an essential tool for the fastener industry that promotes contact among fastener professionals through innovative and helpful services.

For more than 12 years Fasten.it has helped professionals in the fastener field to find solutions to their needs. Its well-known functionalities (e-procurement, supplier search, etc) have been enriched by a more personal approach and closer cooperation with its users thanks to new features such as purchasing consulting, searches for staff and details of company sales/acquisitions/mergers.

Here is a brief presentation of the main services offered by Fasten.it:

  • E-Procurement: you can quote all fastener enquiries directly to buyers in order to find many new potential customers. Expert support is available for specific needs.
  • Surplus Stock: enables you to find a purchaser for unsold goods in your warehouse. Surplus stock lists are published and visible to many potential buyers.
  • Supplier Search: you can promote your company through a presentation page on the portal. Your products will be introduced to customers looking for new suppliers.
  • Product Norms: database with technical specifications of products and comparison of DIN, ISO, UNI, AFNOR, EN norms.
  • Distributor Search: full list of distributors of fasteners and fixing elements, categorized by country.
  • Business for Sale: sales, mergers and acquisitions of companies and personnel searches in the fastener industry.



Fastener + Fixing Magazine

Fastener+Fixing MagazineDedicated industry publications and websites for the international fastening market.
Comprehensive coverage and perspective on the global fastening industry make the magazine a ‘must read’ for everyone involved in the industry.



Italy Export

Italy ExportItaly Export, the magazine which promotes Italian products all over the world since 1984, making Italian manufacturers in contact with importers, distributors and large-scale distribution abroad. 




expometals.netExpometals.net is an international web portal in six languages (English, Italian, German, French, Spanish and Russian) dedicated to the metalworking industry, starting from round and flat wire up to springs, fasteners, small metal parts, and related industries (plants, machines, equipments, accessories and services).
The project was born in 2001 near Lecco (Italy), well-known metalworking district, as brainchild of Davide Dell'Oro, at that time designer of wire machines. Today the staff is made up of a group of professionals of the field, web experts and advertising people.
The main purpose of the platform is to offer, especially to MSMEs, a tool to help them in their internationalization process and in the research for customers, partners and suppliers, using the full potential of the Internet. Furthermore Expometals publishes specialized news, updates on events and fairs, and other material of interest to those working in these industry segments.
The portal, which has always been independent, is open to cooperations with magazines, media, fairs, organizations and associations, including ACIMAF (Italian Wire Machinery Manufacturers Association), ANCCEM (Italian Spring Manufacturers Association), CET (Comité Européen de la Tréfilerie), IWMA (International Wire Machinery Association) and UDIB (Italian Union of Fastener Distributors).



MTM Machine Tool Market

mtm machine toolMTM Machine Tool Market is currently being distributed free, in rotation, to a mailing list composed by over 120,000 companies operating in the metal engineering sector.  The participation and the circulation at the main exhibitions of the sector - directly in a stand or in the technical press pavilion - are an important stage of the promotion of the magazine.



MTM Subfornitura

mtm subfornituraMTM Subfornitura is a magazine serving business clients and subcontractors, with technical articles and columns designed to create a concrete link between those seeking and those offering technical subcontracting. Supplier companies’ s presentation, management issues, focus dedicated to the various geographical areas or to specific sectors.



MTM Tornitura

mtm tornituraMTM Tornitura, the first italian technology magazine dedicated to the universe lathe , is the new magazinepublished by DF Edizioni srl addressed to an important sector of the Italian mechanical engineering. This new magazine is born from a careful analysis of our current publishing market , which saw the publication of “generalist”mechanical magazines, journals dedicated to the mold and the mold makers , magazines dedicated to cutting and processing sheet metal , but nothing that dedicated solely of the turning world, so why not be the first to do in the Italian market?



Latest news


  • We were pleased to meet all our customers and visitors and to spend time together offering fixing solutions for different industries including automotive, construction, or renewable energy. It was greatly successful with a huge number of visitors.
    Federico Donatelli
  • Our presence at the fair has definitely been positive, we met businessmen from all over the world and the fact that there was strong Italian presence – both among exhibitors and among visitors – demonstrated that the market is in good health.
    Marco Pizzi
    Carlo Salvi SpA
  • In our opinion this Fastener Fair Italy's first edition went well beyond our expectations in terms of attendance rate and quality of visitors.
    Roberto Casagranda
    Defremm SpA
  • We really needed a show like this in Italy. Great attendance, even from foreign visitors.
    Davide Dell’Oro
  • The show was a great success for Fastbolt. As well as meeting already existing international customers, we also made many new contacts linked to distributors from various European countries. Once again, our focus at the show was on illustrating the large range of services that Fastbolt offers to traders in Europe, and primarily on the digitisation of our business. Bearing in mind that this fair was organised for the first time, the positive result is all the more impressive. It seems that Fastener Fair in Milan has already become an established and significant event in the European calendar of fasteners!
    Ekkehard Beermann
    Fastbolt Schraubengroßhandels GmbH


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