About Us

About us

Torque Magazine & Torque-Expo are for the global fastener, construction fixing, tool and related distribution industries.


Torque Magazine

Delivering news, views, reports and features, Torque Magazine is published 10 times a year. Print issues, published six times annually, are sent to Europe. In addition, four issues are purely digital, offering an interactive experience for readers. 



Torque-Expo events provide the industry with the platform to get face-to-face with customers and peers. First held in 2015, Torque-Expo connects exhibitors with the industry’s senior buyers and key decision makers.



The website is the hub for Torque Magazine and Torque-Expo events, providing up-to-the minute industry news, shared with readers via social media and a free weekly newsletter. 


Torque Magazine and www.torque-expo.com are globally focused. With a physical presence in the UK and Germany, with experienced staff from the UK, Europe and North America, the worldwide industry is covered, including the USA, Far East, Europe, UK, emerging markets and more. To strengthen and expand partnerships and readership, Torque regularly exhibits at key industry shows including the Taiwan International Fastener Show, Las Vegas’ International Fastener Expo and Cologne’s International Hardware Show, among others.


Torque Magazine and Torque-Expo cover the global distribution market for:

  • Fasteners, Fixings & Adhesives
  • Hand & Power tools
  • Abrasives & Lubricants
  • DIY Products
  • It & Support Services
  • Trade Displays, Shopfittings & Work Cases
  • Hardware & Architectural Ironmongery
  • Consumables Clothing
  • Safety & Janitorial
  • Associated products


Decades of experience & evolving with the industry

The Torque Magazine team mixes youth with experience, including some of the most seasoned fastener publishing and events executives in (possibly) the world, all the way through to fresh‐out‐of‐university journalistic talent. Blending traditional and successful print magazines with innovative forward-thinking digital products, Torque caters for established industry execs as well as millennial and future industry generations.

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Torque is a Stag Publications brand

Stag Publications Ltd. is the publisher of a wide range of print and digital magazines, websites, events and other trade communications, including CyclingIndustry.News and Fleet World Group (including Fleet World, Van Fleet World, EV Fleet World, International Fleet World and the Great British Fleet Event).

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