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The EFC Difference allows us to deliver a unique, customized combination of: Connections, Expert People, Engineering, Quality, Local Support | Global Presence, Logistics, giving EFC the flexibility to adapt to each customer’s unique needs and requirements. We solve problems.


EFC Offers The Industry’s Strongest & Most Extensive Relationships With A Dedication To Our Clients That Goes Beyond All Others.

EFC’s relationships are extensive, built on strategic partnerships connecting world class innovative manufacturing partners with industry-leading customers on a global basis. EFC’s expansive connections enable customers to consolidate their supply base and reduce costs.


EFC Employees Bring Deep Industry Knowledge & Diverse Points Of View From All Over The World With Technical Expertise, Product Knowledge, & Information Enabling Customers & Suppliers To Optimize Their Business & Achieve Their Goals. Our Expert People Include: Engineers With Years Of Experience In Designing Innovative Fastening Components, Teams That Rank Best-In-Class In Support & Responsiveness, & An Entire Organization Dedicated To Customer Satisfaction.

EXPERIENCED ENGINEERS: Years Of Experience In Designing Innovative Fastening Components

BEST-IN-CLASS RATING: EFC Ranks “BEST-IN-CLASS” In Engineering Support & Responsiveness

DIVERSE & EXPERIENCED MANAGEMENT: Focused On Delivering Unique, Exceptional Value To Customers/Suppliers & Ensuring Continued Success To Benefit Our Employees & Customer/Supplier Partners

REDUCE & SIMPLIFY: EFC’s Expert People Enable Our Customers & Suppliers To Reduce Time, Cost, Complexity & Risk

CUSTOMER SATISFACTION: Every Member Of EFC’s Team Cares Deeply About Customer Satisfaction, From Sales To Warehouse To Quality To Engineering To Support To I.T. To Accounting To Management


EFC was Founded on Innovation & Creativity. Our Global Staff of Engineers & Technical Product Specialists Provide Solutions Including:

SUPPORT: Advanced Engineering Support, Direct Factory Support, Rapid Prototype Support

VA/VE INITIATIVES: Product Teardown, Cost Reduction, Complexity Reviews

AUTOMATION: Design For Automation Turnkey Solutions

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT: Supporting Innovative New Product Design & Current Product Improvement

TESTING: Application Validation Testing

CAD/CAE: 3D & Solid Model Compliant With All Auto OEM Systems

INNOVATIVE DESIGN FOR ASSEMBLY & ERGONOMICS: EFC Application Engineers Use Their Extensive Knowledge & Collaborative Approach To Select Or Design A Fastener (Metal, Plastic Or Combination) That Will Meet The Application Requirements & Optimize The Ergonomic & Cost Factors Of The Solution

EFC InternationalQUALITY

EFC’s Dedication to Quality Includes ISO 9001:2008 Certification, Strategic Partnerships with World-Class Manufacturers, SAP-CRM & Fully Automated Warehousing Processes, to Assure Outstanding Product Quality & Service.

QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM: ISO 9001:2008 Certified Since 2005

EXPERIENCE: Corporate Quality Team With 25 Years Combined Experience

PPAP: Robust Production Part Approval Process On All Automotive Fasteners

SUPPLIER DEVELOPMENT & APPROVALS: Detailed Supplier Development & Approval Process With Key Engineering & Quality Contacts For All Manufacturers

KPI REVIEWS: Key Quality Performance Indicators Reviewed Monthly

INSPECTION PROCESSES: Rated Inspection Process On All Incoming Products


With Offices All Over The World, EFC Gives You Local Face-To-Face Support While Bringing You Global Advantages.

EFC has warehouse locations in the USA, Canada, Mexico, China, South Korea and Germany. Within each global region, EFC has a network of field sales engineers to provide support locally. This footprint enables EFC to provide the connection between customers and suppliers anywhere in the world with unprecedented levels of service.

EFC InternationalLOGISTICS

Shipping – Any Mode. Anywhere.

Ability To Ship In Any Mode Of Transportation Anywhere In The World

Key Supplier Relationships

Established Key Supplier Relationships With Freight Carriers For All Modes Of Transit

Experienced Staff

Experienced Staff Providing Proper Documentation For Shipments All Around The World

Multiple U.S. Warehouses

Warehouse Locations In The United States In – Atlanta, St. Louis, Fort Worth & Chicago

Multiple International Warehouses

Overseas Warehouse Locations Including – Frankfurt Germany, Shanghai China, Busan Korea, Guelph Canada, Querétaro Mexico

Customized Inventory Programs

EFC Offers Customized Inventory Programs, Including But Not Limited To: JIT, FSP Full Service Provider Programs, Kanban, Kitting, Global Supply, Export/Import, Stocking Programs, EDI

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