House of Threads was founded in 1958 in Birmingham, Alabama, by Fletcher Yeilding. The company manufactures and distributes fasteners for a wide variety of applications.
The company designs, manufactures, and distributes fasteners for almost every type of industry in the world. The company has manufacturing plants in Mexico and the US. A “Quality Assurance System” has been in use at company factories since 1977. This ensures that all products are in perfect working order. The company is one of America’s largest fastener distributors with approximately 108 employees and more than 1,200 regular customers.
Wurth Group acquired the company from the family of founder Fletcher Yeilding in April of 2016 for an undisclosed sum. All managers and employees were guaranteed their jobs at the company in the sales contract.