Code: TRI
and FTSE All-Share
FT Sector: Industrial Support Services

Trifast is a leading international specialist in the engineering, manufacturing and distribution of high quality industrial fastenings to major global assembly industries.

We distinguish ourselves from international competitors by operating high quality, low cost manufacturing sites, with a global logistics capability from 32 business locations within the UK, Asia, Europe and the USA, along with full technical and design support to customer engineering personnel.

The key end markets that our products are used in are automotive, electronics and domestic appliances. Our customers are a mix of multinational and national companies and distributors across the world.

Trifast employs c.1,300 people across the business, and our success is only possible through the hard work and dedication of our people. You can read about how we support our employees on Our people page.

Through geographical spread, balanced sector mix and our clear strategy for future growth, Trifast remains optimistic about its future.

How our business is split

Customer sectors


of products made and supplied are to specific customer or TR specifications

Our key sectors


This sector is the most demanding in terms of meeting the stringent quality and logistics commitments to which our business is contracted. As a major component supplier to the automotive sector, Trifast has invested in more engineers in the field to work alongside customers at critical times. A typical new programme contract can run for seven years, giving long term assured revenue. The Group supplies Malaysian and Japanese OEMs directly though our subsidiary, Power Steel in Malaysia — factory to factory whilst TR Fastenings distribution business model is to excel with an aim to be seen as the vendor of choice for the Tier 1 suppliers who support global OEMs with our comprehensive product offering.

Electronics and technology

TR supplies a diverse range of products to customers who design and manufacture for a variety of end-user markets including; telecoms, IT, lighting, consumer electronics, medical, power & energy, ATM & retail hardware and general industrial. Our aim is to deliver the most cost-effective and consistent fastener solutions to our target market which is the global Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and Contract Electronic Manufacturers (CEMs) who produce for the OEM customers, recognised as household names across the world.

Domestic appliances

Think of a major brand of washing machine, tumble dryer, cooker, fridge or vacuum cleaner and the chances are that TR is a supplier of some of the parts for it.

Over the years TR has proactively assisted leading global brands to innovate. Through engineering design and technical support TR ensures that the supply chain delivers high quality, volume parts directly into the OEMs cost effective and streamlined manufacturing programmes.

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