Fastenal (NASDAQ: FAST), Winona, Minn., reported sales for October 2023 were $644 million, up 6.8% from the prior-year period.
Daily sales were up 1.9%.
By geography, daily sales were up:
- 1% in the U.S.
- 8.2% in Canada/Mexico
- 0.4% in Rest of World
- Up 5.6% in Heavy Manufacturing
- Up 1.9% in Other Manufacturing
- Down 8.8% in Nonresidential Construction
- Down 12% in Reseller
- Up 6.1% in Other End-Markets
By product line, fasteners were down 2.6%, and safety sales were up 6.4%.