--Subscribe to Flexible's RSS
Recent Flexible Assembly Systems press releases are listed below. Click on the title for the full text of each release. Media queries regarding Flexible Assembly Systems, Inc. may be directed to our Public Affairs at
(800) 696-7614, x250.
Flexible Assembly Systems named fastest growing private company in America for 2014 by Inc. Magazine
San Diego, CA (August 26, 2014) - International distributor of industrial supplies, industrial tools, laboratory equipment, and robotic automation: Flexible Assembly Systems has made the inc. 500|5000 top list of the fastest private growing companies in America for the second time.
San Diego, CA (August 27, 2013) – International distributor of industrial supplies, industrial tools, laboratory equipment, and robotic automation: Flexible Assembly Systems has made the inc. 500|5000 top list of the fastest private growing companies in America.
Flexible Assembly Makes Brushless Torque Screwdriver "Top Pick"
January 17, 2012 - Over the years Flexible Assembly Systems has worked with many customers. We’re often asked which electric torque screwdriver is the best. One of the top recommended assembly tools is the brushless torque screwdriver, and here's why.
Flexible Automated Solutions Announces New Website
November 11, 2011 - Flexible Automated Solutions, a division of Flexible Assembly Systems, announces the launch of their new Robotic Automation Technology website www.flexibleautomated.com.
Flexible Assembly Systems Becomes Stanley-Proto Distributor
October 10, 2011 - Flexible Assembly Systems announces the newly acquired distribution for Stanley-Proto industrial line of products. As a leader in torque assembly tools, Flexible Assembly is a strategic partner making torque tools easily accessible to professionals in heavy-duty industrial sectors such as automotive, aerospace, refineries, fleet transportation and manufacturing.
Five Reasons To Use a Torque Screwdriver
August 1, 2011 - Companies are looking for ways to be more efficient and productive in their assembly process. A way to do this is by using a torque screwdriver as part of the manufacturing process. Eddie Silverberg, owner and torque expert at Flexible Assembly Systems says there are five important reasons to use a torque screwdriver.
Flexible Assembly Helps Manufacturing Grow in America
July 11, 2011 - Flexible Assembly Systems announced the launch of their new Engineered Systems microsite. The site focuses on custom solutions for automated manufacturing.
Adding Flexibility to Manufacturing – the Adjustable Torque Screwdriver
June 20, 2011 - Manufacturing in the U.S. might be down according to the latest Institute for Supply Management PMI index, but the competition for jobs, projects and contracts are up.
Flexible Assembly Systems Introduces “Shop by Brand”
January 10, 2011 - Flexible Assembly Systems again raises the bar in the professional assembly tool industry by adding new product pages that categorize assembly tools such as torque screwdrivers, torque testers and torque wrenches under brand specific categories.
Flexible Assembly Systems Adds Tohnichi Torque Tools
December 6, 2010 - Flexible Assembly Systems has added Tohnichi torque products to their extensive offering of torque controlled assembly tools.
Flexible Assembly Systems Announces Torque Screwdriver Application Guide
May 17, 2010 - Choosing the right torque screwdriver can be difficult if you don’t know what to look for. A torque screwdriver comes in many different variations, including manual drive, electric drive, cordless, and pneumatic. Special designs such as inline and pistol grip can facilitate different applications.
Flexible Assembly Systems Announces Launch of Torque Calculator App for Apple iPhone
February 23, 2010 - Flexible Assembly Systems announces the release of their Torque Calculator App for the Apple iPhone and iTouch. The innovative torque application developed by Flexible Assembly Systems is the first of its kind and is free for a limited time at the Apple App store on iTunes.
Flexible Assembly Systems Lists Top 5 Reasons to Use a Torque Tester
February 2, 2010 - Companies are looking for ways to be more productive and efficient in the assembly process. One way to do this is by using a torque tester as part of the assembly process. Eddie Silverberg, owner and torque master at Flexible Assembly Systems gives the top five reasons why manufacturers should use a torque tester.
Flexible Assembly Systems Announces Launch of The First Torque Tester with Touch Screen Technology
December 23, 2009 - Flexible Assembly Systems announces the release of the first torque tester on the market to use touch screen technology--the TSTT series. This unique torque tester will enable users to test torque tools, such a torque screw driver, to a ±0.5% bidirectional accuracy using touch screen technology.
Repetitive Strain Injuries: Three easy ways to reduce the risk of operator related trauma
November 30, 2009 - Manufacturing companies often forget how many injuries can occur from a repetitive motion, especially those that include the use of torque screwdrivers. Flexible Assembly Systems has launched a series of products to help solve worker injuries. Eddie Silverberg, CEO of Flexible Assembly Systems has also given some insight on simple things that can be done during the assembly process to help decrease injury.
Worker fatigue: Your most ignored productivity problem.
October 13th, 2009 - Manufacturers often miscalculate or overlook worker fatigue. These firms can do quick and easy measurements of worker productivity to help them clear out bottlenecks, and improve product quality. Eddie Silverberg, CEO of Flexible Assembly Systems, asked one of his most skeptical customers to conduct a productivity experiment, and found a fascinating result.
Three Ways to Significantly Improve Manufacturing Quality Without Breaking The Bank
September 28th, 2009 - With manufacturing firms facing tighter budgets than ever, Eddie Silverberg, CEO of Flexible Assembly Systems, a leading integrator of torque screwdrivers, torque testers, and material handling systems, provides three simple ways his firm helps firms improve product quality with little impact on the budget.
Five Ways to Reduce Capital Equipment Spend in Tough Times
August 13th, 2009 - Manufacturing firms face tighter capital budgets than ever. Eddie Silverberg, CEO of Flexible Assembly Systems, a leading integrator of torque screwdrivers, torque testers, and material handling systems, provides five simple ways his firm has helped customers reduce unnecessary spend on capital equipment.
Manufacturing Industry Sees Surge In Maintenance and Calibration
July 27th, 2009 - With capital budgets strapped, manufacturing companies have been seeking ways to maintain existing equipment. Flexible Assembly Systems has seen a spike in torque tool maintenance and calibration requests from its light assembly clientele.
Eddie Silverberg, President of Flexible Assembly Systems, is interviewed by Better Process Podcast
July 21st, 2009 - Listen to Eddie Silverberg and Ken Rayment discuss how Flexible Assembly Systems has helped its customer base maintain capital equipment and their budgets in tough economic times.
Flexible Assembly Systems Launches New Torque Tester Site
May 29th, 2009 - In response to customer issues around torque tool calibration, Flexible Assembly Systems has launched a new torque tester initiative aimed at tool owners seeking highly accurate torque specifications.
Flexible Assembly Launches First-In-Class Light-Assembly Geared Website
April 10th, 2009 - Flexible Assembly Systems, a licensed distributor for Ingersoll-Rand, AIMCO, CDI, Fanuc, and Makita products, has launched the first full-featured e-commerce website specifically geared toward light-assembly.
Flexible Assembly Systems Thrives In Tight Manufacturing Market
November 8th, 2008 - Despite the Institute for Supply Management's recent survey indicating that the nation's manufacturing sector has declined to a 26 year low, and recent declines in the equity markets, Flexible Assembly Systems, an assembly tool distributor servicing manufacuring clients, has seen an increase in sales.
Flexible Assembly Launches First Light-Assembly Catalog for Manufacturing Firms
August 7th, 2007 - Flexible Assembly Systems launches a new light-assembly geared catalog for manufacturing firms. This new visual tool allows technicians to quickly educate themselves about critical manufacturing applications.
Mexico Manufacturing Market Shows Opportunity for American Firms
November 9th, 2006 - Flexible Assembly Systems, a licensed distributor for Ingersoll-Rand, and AIMCO, has announced a major expansion into the Mexican light assembly marketplace.
Flexible Assembly Systems Launches Major Tool Repair Center
June 29th, 2006 - Flexible Assembly Systems, a major North American distributor of AIMCO, Ingersoll Rand, and Makita assembly tools, has launched Flexible Toolfix, a power tool repair center for light assembly companies.
Light Assembly Companies Face Preventable Supply Chain Problems
June 29th, 2006 - The manufacturing sector’s largest issue continues to be supply chain issues, according to Flexible Assembly Systems. These issues are preventable through simple manufacturer education.
Flexible Assembly Launches Makita Cordless and Ingersoll Rand DC Electric Fastener Systems
June 7th, 2006 - Flexible Assembly Systems has announced two new product lines that have been added to its light-assembly portfolio, assembly tool brand, Makita, and Ingersoll Rand's DC Electric Fastening Systems line.