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Some Play Makes a Great Day at Work

You know the saying, all work and no play… Shamrock makes sure employees stay sharp by throwing a little play into the day every once in a while. Most recently, the company cut out early for lunch at Arlington Race Track and an afternoon at the races. With an extra $20 in their pockets from […]

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Michigan State intern puts her stamp on Shamrock’s purchasing processes

This summer, Shamrock kicked off our new intern program by offering a position in the purchasing group to Katherine Milholland, a student at Michigan State University. The institution is highly regarded throughout the world for its Supply Chain Management program One of Katherine’s main projects was analyzing Shamrock’s fastener procurement processes, looking for ways to […]

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Supporting Whirlpool’s Charitable Outreach

  Golf and raise money for great causes? Shamrock International Fasteners was thrilled to do both at the 11th Annual Whirlpool Community Golf Event on August 3 and 4. During the golf event’s first 10 years, Whirlpool raised more than $10 million to support the local Boys & Girls Club, First Tee program and local […]

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Bring fastener and component prototypes to life quickly with 3D design and printing

  Designing a prototype is a great way to prove an engineering concept before moving to production. Traditionally, it may have taken weeks to build a mold and cast the prototype of a custom-designed part. That timeline has shrunk considerably with the aid of Shamrock’s CAD software and new 3D printer for rapid fastener and […]

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Planning ahead to meet your needs

Striking port truck drivers in California just returned to work for a “cooling period” after a 5-day strike. At the same time, west coast longshoremen are negotiating a new contract. What does it mean to you? Shamrock International knows any disruption in the supply chain can result in shortages of the nuts, bolts and other […]

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