Posted September 7, 2018

Fastenal sales climb 13.7 percent in August

Sales for Fastenal reached $467.9 million in August, a 13.7 percent increase from $411.5 million in August 2017.

Daily sales of $20.3 million compared to $17.9 million last year.

Sales to manufacturing customers increased by 13.3 percent during the month, while sales to non-residential construction customers improved by 18.5 percent.

Employee headcount of 21,004 grew by 4.4 percent compared to August 2017. A recent acquisition added 38 full-time and five part-time employees to the August headcount.