Posted February 4, 2022

Fastenal's January sales soared 20.7 percent

Fastenal reported sales of $540.5 million in January, a gain of 20.7 percent from $448 million in January of 2021.

Daily sales of $25.7 million increased by 14.9 percent from $22.4 million last January.

Daily sales to manufacturing customers increased by 20.8 percent, while sales to non-residential customers improved by 12.9 percent.

Sales of fasteners improved by 20.9 percent in January, while sales of safety products increased by 12.9 percent.

Employee headcount grew to 20,728 at the end of January, compared to 20,463 in 2021, a 1.3 percent improvement.