Fastenal Company began as a partnership in 1967 in Winona, Minn. The firm operates around 2,369 store locations located in the United States, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico, Singapore, China, The Netherlands, Hungary and Malaysia. It sells industrial and construction supplies in a wholesale and retail fashion. Fastenal Company operates around 14 distribution centers in North America. Based in Monticello, Ariz., it manages one of the America's largest industrial supply store network to provide customers with local service.