Since 1908

Since our inception in 1908, our company has been committed to maintaining the highest level of excellence in our products and services for valued customers. We supply multi-purpose screws for every application, from decking, cabinetry, vinyl window & doors, sheet metal, framing and wood applications.

1907

THE START OF SOMETHING SPECIAL

In a small Canadian town, Inventor and engineer, P.L. Robertson became Founder and President of Robertson Manufacturing Company Ltd.

1908

OPEN FOR BUSINESS

Robertson Inc. opened its first plant in Milton, Ontario, Canada.

1908

THE MODEL-T FORD

Large quantities of Robertson® Screws were provided for use in the production of the Model T Ford produced in Windsor.

1909

PATENT #116463

Robertson Inc. was awarded its first patent for an industry-changing square head screw on February 2, 1909.

1912

MAKE IT GLOBAL

P.L Robertson showcased the “new” screw to British Industrialists.

1913

RECESS SCREWS IN THE UK

Recess Screws Ltd. began operating in Gillingham, Kent (UK).

1932

BOOK PUBLICATION

P.L. Robertson published his book entitled “World Reorganization or Downfall, and The Remedy”.

1935

THE CANADIAN HANDKIT

The Canadian Handkit was developed for the Robertson® Screw.

1951

THE PASSING OF A LEGEND

On September 28, 1951, P.L. Roberston passed away at age 75.

1957

PAN AMERICAN SCREW

Robertson Manufacturing Company Ltd. established Pan American Screw in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

1968

PROCOR ACQUISITION

Procor Limited/ Trans Union Corporation acquired Robertson Inc. and Pan American Screw. In the following year, Robertson Inc. acquired Whitehouse Fastening Ltd..

1971

WHITEHOUSE ACQUISITION

Robertson acquired Whitehouse Fastening Ltd. Robertson Whitehouse name change took place when Whitehouse was merged with Robertson Manufacturing Company.

1974

PATENT EXPIRED

The Original Robertson® Screw patent expired.

1981

BEST OF THE BEST

Robertson® screws and screw-drivers were reported to have become Canada’s No. 1 best sellers.

2001

ASIA EXPANSION

Robertson Inc. opens manufacturing in Jiaxing China

2007

MAJOR MILESTONE

From starting in 1907, Roberson Inc. celebrates 100 years in business

2017

THE MARMON GROUP

Robertson Inc. to provide fastener manufacturing solutions to our customers under the banner – The Marmon Group of Companies.

2022

LOOKING TOWARDS THE FUTURE

…while not forgetting the past. Robertson® is now the leading producer of quality fasteners, with over 100 years of experience in the field. We produce billions of fasteners annually for distributors and suppliers worldwide.

Our commitment to quality.

Quality is our foundation. Our Quality Assurance Program embraces every facet of our operations.
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