Vending Machines Help Drive Fastenal Sales

Jan. 21, 2013

The Fastenal Co. of Winona, Minn. recently reported a 13.3 percent net sales increase for the quarter and year end of Dec. 31, 2012. The report notes that 25.8 percent of the total sales are to customers with vending machines.

In the release, Fastenal refers to the industrial vending machines it operates as a "rapidly expanding component of our business." The company intends to sign 30,000 FAST SolutionsSM industrial vending machines in 2013.



City Of Redlands, Calif., Installs Vending Machine For Warehouse Supplies

Sept. 26, 2012
Forty-two fully-automated Fastenal machines were installed at the Redlands, Calif. warehouse, designed to dispense needed materials such as safety gear, fasteners and fittings...