by Scott Lenz, PCC Marketing Manager (Deep breath): OK… looking back at the ghost of blogs past, we predicted 7 teams’ W-L records exactly right – out of 32! Um, yay? And we picked a whopping 5 out of the 12 playoff teams! And to top it all off, we crowned the ATLANTA FALCONS (7-9) as Super Bowl … [Read more...] about Our Exclusive NFL Wild Card Weekend “Predictions”!
Courtesy of Bloomberg Businessweek Europe will have more than Brexit to worry about in 2019. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, who saved the euro in 2012 by vowing to do “whatever it takes,” will complete his term in October, and the jockeying to succeed him is fierce. In Italy, a … [Read more...] about A Look Ahead at the Global Economy 2019: Part Two
Courtesy of Bloomberg Businessweek Judging by recent headlines, the global economy is on a wild roller coaster that’s going mostly downhill. There are Brexit, trade wars, Italy’s fight with the European Union, renewed U.S. sanctions on Iran, a Chinese debt bomb, jittery stock markets, … [Read more...] about A Look Ahead at the Global Economy 2019: Part One
Courtesy of marketresearch.biz via COMTEX Global Plastic Fasteners Market 2018 is an extensive, professional analysis bringing Plastic Fasteners market research data which is pertinent to new market entrants and recognized players. The Plastic Fasteners market report covers data that makes the … [Read more...] about Plastic Fasteners Market Analysis: Now … And Beyond!
In these fraught times, we just thought we’d take a moment to stop down and talk again about our very humble, very hard-working founder – Joe Saks. After working for a successful, high volume component reproducer for more than 40 years, Joe decided that the little man was being ignored – or … [Read more...] about A Kinder, Gentler Blog
It’s that time, folks! Time to set aside nuts and bolts (just for a second) and reveal our exclusive NBA “predictions”! This year we are keeping it blissfully brief! EASTERN CONFERENCE (Projected playoff standings) 1. Boston Celtics 2. Toronto Raptors 3. Indiana Pacers 4. Milwaukee … [Read more...] about Exclusive 2018-19 NBA “Predictions”!
PRODUCT COMPONENTS gets down to the NUTS and BOLTS of the 2018 NFL Season with PART TWO of their annual “predictions”! Today: the NFC! Last Friday: the AFC! NFC EAST (Predicted order of finish): Philadelphia Eagles (9-7) New York Giants (9-7) Dallas Cowboys (9-7) Washington Redskins … [Read more...] about NFL “PREDICTIONS” 2018! Part Two!
PRODUCT COMPONENTS gets down to the NUTS and BOLTS of the 2018 NFL Season with their annual “predictions”! Today: the AFC! Monday: the NFC! AFC EAST (Predicted order of finish): New England Patriots (11-5) New York Jets (10-6) Miami Dolphins (3-13) Buffalo Bills (2-14) Surprise! The … [Read more...] about NFL “PREDICTIONS” 2018! Part One!
Courtesy of Machine Design Threaded and nonthreaded conventional plastic fasteners have the same dimensional thread class and fit standards as those for metal fasteners. Sizes range from 00 to in. in diameter and in lengths up to 6 in. Threaded plastic fasteners include bolts, screws, rods, … [Read more...] about Yet ANOTHER Primer on the Glory of PLASTIC FASTENERS!
by Marie Donlon, iEEE Global Spec Considering the impact construction projects have on the environment — with the concrete industry responsible for the production of a vast amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) — researchers from Lancaster University in the U.K. are exploring how adding root vegetable … [Read more...] about The Future of Building Materials… Vegetables??