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Grabber Expands in South Central/Mid South US-Acquires Pneumatic Tool/Fastener Distributor All-Fast, Inc.

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Grabber Construction Products

20 Main Street CT, Alpine, UT, 84004, USA

Original Press Release

Grabber Expands in South Central/Mid South US-Acquires Pneumatic Tool/Fastener Distributor All-Fast, Inc.

Press release date: August 14, 2014

Highland, UT—Grabber® Construction Products, an international distributor of professional-grade fasteners and construction products, has acquired All-Fast, Inc., a full-line distributor of staples, nails, air nailers and staplers, power tools, saw blades, and other equipment for the power fastening customer.

In announcing the acquisition, Roland Snyder, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Grabber, noted that the move firms up Grabber's South Central/Mid South strategy. "We are delighted to again have a presence in the Memphis area after a short absence," Snyder said. "We're proud to be associated with the Rump family and to carry on the quality business that Ken and Joan have established. We value their knowledge and expertise in the nail/staple industry."

Steve Fletcher, Grabber's Vice President and US North Division Operations Manager, agreed that "All-Fast’s geographic footprint not only saves our sales personnel windshield time, but it will also help facilitate supply logistics to the South Central/Mid South regions."

All-Fast, Inc. offers competitive prices on a wide variety of brands, along with an extensive line of repair parts and accessories. Grabber's relationship with All-Fast will be managed by Matt Nelson, Southeast Regional Manager for Grabber.  Kenny Rump has been named Branch Manager of Grabber/All-Fast.

Bill Reese, Senior Vice President and US North Division Sales Manager at Grabber, emphasized that All-Fast fits well with Grabber's culture of service, innovation, and integrity. "This acquisition allows us to add very knowledgeable sales personnel to help balance our residential, industrial, and commercial presence," stated Reese. "All-Fast’s nail/staple offerings give us the opportunity to sell our complete line, including Deck Solutions, packaged 1# and 5# nails, drywall screws, and NoCoat structural laminate products."

For more information on All-Fast, Inc. and its product line please visit www.all-fastinc.com or www.nailbrokers.com. For information on Grabber please visit www.grabberman.com or call 800-477-TURN (8876).

About All-Fast, Inc.
Founded in 1986, All-Fast, Inc. is based in Olive Branch, Mississippi. All-Fast is a full-line distributor of staples, nails, air nailers and staplers, power tools, saw blades, and other equipment for the power fastening customer, offering competitive prices on such brands as Stanley-Bostitch, Hitachi, Irwin, Max Tools, Senco, and others. The company provides an extensive line of repair parts to fix most brands and carries the right accessories, from run-of-the-mill to hard-to-find, to get the job done.

About Grabber Construction Products
Grabber is an international distributor of quality products for construction professionals. Grabber's line includes premium fasteners and fastening systems for wood, metal, and drywall applications in the commercial and residential construction markets. Grabber also distributes a wide range of proprietary tools, accessories, equipment, and building materials to the construction industry.

Contact:
Bevan Wulfenstein
Phone: 801-492-3880 ex 209
bevan@grabberman.com




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