Distributors News Archive

The 40th edition of the world famous Dakar Rally

CRAFT Bearings – The 40th edition of the world-famous Dakar Rally   The 40th edition of the world-famous Dakar Rally was brutal for the car category drivers – only 43 teams reached the finish line after 14 days of racing in South America. Toughest ever for some, it...

Helix Linear Completes ACME Screw Product Line Acquisition

Helix Linear Completes ACME Screw Product Line Acquisition CLEVELAND (PRWEB) JANUARY 02, 2018 Helix Linear Technologies, a global leader in linear motion technologies, today completed the acquisition of the Small Diameter PowerAC Acme Screw product line (< 5/8” diameter) from its affiliate Nook Industries, Inc. – also a...

ABF launches new online store

ABF launches new online store Roosendaal – ABF launched its new bearing and electric motor online store on December 18: www.abf.store This optimized and user-friendly online store means customers can rapidly find and order parts. ‘’When our customers need a product, they want it right away. Searching...

Godiva ( not just ) Bearings

Godiva ( not just ) Bearings A lot of people we meet ask us the same question about growth -“Being a trade only supplier, how can you grow your business?” The answer is that we cannot grow our customer base – it stays virtually the same each...

Acorn appointed as SKF’s preferred partner for linear products

Acorn appointed as SKF’s preferred partner for linear products   In recognition of our specialist linear motion knowledge and expertise, Acorn Industrial Services Ltd has received a newly elevated status as SKF’s first preferred partner for linear and actuation technology. Having worked with SKF for over ten...

Gear Motors Market worth 23.94 Billion USD by 2021

The global gear motors market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 5.8% from 2016 to 2021, to reach USD 23.94 Billion by 2021. This growth can be attributed to increasing wind power installations and growing concerns regarding the efficiency and cost-effectiveness of mechanical power transmission...

PTDA Foundation Introduces PT WORK Force

PTDA Foundation Introduces PT WORK Force Chicago, Ill.—November 29, 2017— Recruiting, hiring, retaining and training employees continues to be an overwhelming challenge for industrial distributors. With a focus on developing resources to assist power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) employers in these critical areas, the PTDA Foundation Board of...

Bega Special Tools announces takeover

Bega Special Tools announces takeover Bega Special Tools aims to keep you up to date with key developments within the organisation. It gives us great pleasure to announce that Bega Special Tools has been acquired by Henk van Essen. The last share transfer will take place on...

PTDA’s Industry Research Reports Accelerating Growth in 2Q17 and Slowing Growth in 3Q17

TDA’s Industry Research Reports Accelerating Growth in 2Q17 and Slowing Growth in 3Q17   Chicago, Ill.—November 20, 2017— The second quarter 2017 Sales History & Outlook Report (SHOR) released by the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) showed power transmission/motion control (PT/MC) distributor sales accelerated, up 2.4 percent...

Mondial S.p.A  – Unitec paves the way for the future of bearings

Unitec paves the way for the future of bearings UNITEC is the leading company in designing and manufacturing high precision cylindrical roller bearings for machine tools and in the development of customized bearings for the steel industry and for other industrial sectors. Certified ISO 9001 and ISO...