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FALL 2015

Distributor's Link Magazine Fall Issue 2015 / Vol 38 No4


92 THE DISTRIBUTOR’S LINK BEACON FASTENERS AND COMPONENTS 198 West Carpenter Avenue, Wheeling, IL 60090 TEL 1-800-669-2658 FAX 847-541-1789 EMAIL WEB YOUR STRATEGIC PARTNER, WHO IN 36 YEARS HAS NEVER TAKEN A SICK DAY! Beacon Fasteners and Components is your strategic partner who in 36 years has never taken a sick day! Our core focus is forming strong partnerships with our customers by implementing long term systematic approaches to doing business. Price is important, but not the only factor when choosing a primary supplier. Providing exceptional value and subscribing to the total cost of ownership principle are equally important in a strong supply chain partner and Beacon is that partner! Beacon Fasteners and Components is the leading supplier of quality driven high performance screws. Our focus is Thread Forming, DIN 7500 Metric Thread Forming, Thread Cutting, SEMS, and High-Low Tapping Screws, with complementary sizes of Sheet Metal Tapping, and Specialty Cold Headed Fasteners. In addition to complete dimensional inspections, every case hardened lot is tested in-house for compliance according to the four critical ASME specifications: Drive Test, Ductility Test, Torsional Strength Test, and Hydrogen Embrittlement Test. Beacon’s Dedication To Strong And Successful Partnerships Last year’s feature story highlighted how Beacon can make an immediate impact on your bottom line by reducing your total cost of ownership. This year, we are focusing on specific support programs and detailed benefits for each program that can be tailored to meet your unique requirements while positively impacting your business and strategic goals. Ship to Stock Program: Beacon is an extension of your quality department by providing complete documentation for every lot through our extensive in-house product validation procedures. We take full responsibility for our products and inspection process so parts can go directly into your inventory without the need of further inspections. • Cut costs and save time by eliminating the need for receiving and duplicate quality inspections Product available for immediate use • Certifications, inspection reports, and performance test results on every shipment including retained samples and test plates are available for a minimum of three years Price Management Program: Beacon saves you time and resources associated with your procurement process by establishing contract pricing for all our catalog items. • Price stability for an agreed upon period of time Cut time associated with tactical sourcing Improve operational efficiencies by removing steps from your procurement practice. BUSINESS FOCUS ARTICLE CONTINUED ON PAGE 192