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Technology and News for the Wire Forming Industry

Spring Makers • Wire Formers • Mesh Welders • Rebar Processors
Four Issues per Year • Readers in over 70 Countries

Wire Forming Technology International (WFTI) is a quarterly technical publication covering the manufacture and use of springs, wire formed parts, wire mesh and rebar products as well as the materials, tooling, machinery and control systems for making those parts. Business, market and global trade show coverage is also provided, and readers are located in more than 70 countries.

News

Spring 2022

The Spring 2022 issue is now available online. Click here to read.

Winter 2022

Winter 2022

The winter issue of Wire Forming Technology is now available online. Click here to read the digital edition

World’s leading trade fairs wire and Tube postponed to early summer

Düsseldorf, Germany – Messe Düsseldorf postpones wire and Tube in consultation with the partners and associations involved to 20 to

Alex Lippincott joins Wire Forming Technology International as Sales Manager

Initial Publications is pleased to announce that Alex Lippincott has joined the company as a Sales Manager handling our Wire

Articles

After Four Long Years, A Return to Düsseldorf

At last! After being postponed in 2020 because of the COVID-19 pandemic, wire, the International Wire and Cable Trade Fair,

WAI’s Wire Expo 2022 & Operations Summit to Set Clear Path for Today’s Wire Makers

by Janice E. Swindells, Wire Association Internation, Inc. The Wire Association International (WAI), Inc. has announced that the presentations and

Auto Dual-Layer Interchanging Multi-Point Spot Welder

The SA-1500AF Auto Dual-Layer Interchanging Multi-Point Spot Welder, designed and developed by Golden Spot Industry Inc., Taichung City, Taiwan, not

No Budget for New Capital Equipment?

by Annelise Mackiewicz, FENN LLC For over 120 years, FENN has been the premier global supplier of state-of-the-art metal forming

Rebuilding & Upgrading of CNC Jig Welders

by Clive White, AWT Machinery Inc. AWT Machinery Inc. has been successfully rebuilding the well-known Clifford CNC Jig Welding machine

Rebuild & Upgrade?

by Constantine Grapsas, AIM Inc. Your business demands reliability and efficiency from the technology that powers it. Your machine must

Tumble belt blast machine for spring coating preparation

by Rösler Metal Finishing USA, L.L.C. Shot blasting is the most common pre-treatment technology to prepare the surface of technical

Editorial Opportunities

Wire Forming Technology International magazine has unique editorial opportunities for you to reach your target audience through its various technical articles, trade show previews, news and new product departments, and special sections.

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Media Kit

For advertising information, rates and special opportunities see our contact list below.

• Click here to view the 2022 Media Kit

Contacts

Wire Forming Technology International (WFTI)
Initial Publications Inc.
1741 Akron Peninsula Rd.
Akron, OH 44313 USA
Tel: +1 330 864 2122 • Fax: +1 330 864 5298

Chip Lippincott, President and Publisher, chip@wireformingtech.com

Mike McNulty, VP & Editor, mcnulty@wireformingtech.com

Jim Masar, Senior Editor, jam@wireformingtech.com

Alex Lippincott, Sales Representative alex@wireformingtech.com

Pete McNeil, Sales Representative, pete@wireformingtech.com

 

International Sales Agents

CHINA
Ringier Trade Media Ltd.
East China: Vivian Shang
+86-21 6289-5533, Ext. 169
vivian@ringiertrade.com

North & South China: Maggie Liu
+86-20 8732-3316, Ext. 9332
maggieliu@ringiertrade.com

Hong Kong: Mike Hay
+852 2369 8788, Ext. 11,
mchhay@ringier.com.hk

GERMANY & INDIA
Alex Lippincott
Tel: 330-703-2724
E: alex@wireformingtech.com

ITALY
Casiraghi Global Media srl
Diego Casiraghi, Oliver Casiraghi
Tel: +39 031 261407
Fax: +39 031 261380
info@casiraghi.info

JAPAN
Sakura International
Ken Myohdai
Tel: 81-6-6264-3900 or 81-3-5646-1160
Fax:81-6-6264-3901 or 81-3-5646-1161
info@sakurain.co.jp

TAIWAN
Worldwide Services Co. Ltd.
Robert Yu
Tel: +886 4 23251784
Fax: +886 4 23252967
global@acw.com.tw

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