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January 2005 Sales Information

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January 2005 Sales Information

Feb 3, 2005
January 2005 Sales Information

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Fastenal Company and Subsidiaries (Fastenal)  
Information Regarding Monthly Sales Amounts and Other Information
(Dollar amounts in thousand.)
JANUARY 2005 INFORMATION          
Net sales and daily sales amounts for the month:
2005 2004 Increase
Net Sales $ 113,093 89,608 26.2%
Business Days 21 21 0.0%
Daily Sales $ 5,385 4,267 26.2%
Definitions for above:              
Net Sales -  Net sales for the period indicated. 
Daily Sales -  Net sales for the period indicated divided by the number of business days. 
Other information for month, year-to-date, or at month end:
     
Other information for month, year-to-date, or at month end:      
Number of stores opened   2005   2004
Month 18 3
Number of stores added to CSP format in the current month (includes new stores opened): 44
Net sales growth (daily basis) for month   2005   2004
Stores more than 5 years old 15.8% 8.4%
Stores 2 to 5 years old 34.6% 26.3%
Stores more than 2 years old 19.2% 11.5%
Headcount at month end   2005   2004
Sales personnel 5,652 4,916
Support personnel 2,477 1,995
Total personnel 8,129 6,911
Next monthly sales release date: Thursday, March 3, 2005 at 7:00 AM (central time)
Next earnings release date: Wednesday, April 13, 2005 at 7:00 AM (central time)