Fastenal Earnings Increase 8.8 Percent, Vending Machines Show Significant Growth

The Fastenal Co., based in Winona, Minn., has reported net earnings of $109,048, an increase of 8.8 percent over 2012. It has also installed 4,300 new industrial vending machine this quarter and considers vending a significant part of the company's business, according to Winona Daily News. Full article.