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Understanding the Benefits and Applications of Industrial and Machining Blades

In the world of industrial and machining operations, selecting the right blade can significantly impact the efficiency, quality, and precision of your processes. Whether you are involved in food processing, flexible packaging, medical packaging, or any other specialized industry, the right blade can make all the difference. In this article, we explore the benefits and […]

Understanding Beveled Edges for Machine Knives in Industrial Applications

In the realm of industrial machinery, the efficiency and precision of cutting tools are paramount. Beveled edges play a crucial role in determining the performance and longevity of machine knives used in various industrial applications such as printing, processing, converting, and packaging. Let’s delve into the intricacies of different beveled edges and their optimal use […]

Leverwood Knife Works Announces $3 Million Plant Expansion, Doubles Capacity

With a new facility size of 24,000 square feet, the company is bringing in new machinery, including a CNC grinding center, a CNC machining center, and other additional equipment. Red Lion, PA (May 2023) – Leverwood Knife Works, part of the EDGE Industrial Technologies group, has invested over $3 million into an expansion that features […]

EDGE Machine Knives Are A Cut Above

Your customers rely on you for superior products and service. You rely on TGW International and Leverwood Knife Works to keep your promise. EDGE Industrial Technologies has two industrial knife manufacturing companies, covering all your knife-cutting needs – TGW International and Leverwood Knife Works.  For over 100 years, we have provided quality machine knives, reinforced […]

How Our Custom CNC Knife Grinder Can Improve the Edges of Your Industrial Blades

Close up a part of saw blade teeth isolated on white background. Blade of saw.

As one of the world’s leading industrial knife manufacturers, Leverwood Knife Works knows the importance of  precision knife-grinding machines. We provide our customers with the cutting-edge success their businesses demand. No matter what your industrial manufacturing business demands—from food processing and printing to paper cutting, packaging, and converting—Leverwood is here to help. We know that […]

Industrial Sachet Forming Knives: Everything You Need to Know and Why We Recommend Them

Blank foil sachet formed packaging or four-sided seal pouch on white background

Packaging machines—they’re essential for a lot of industrial businesses like pharmaceuticals, electronics, and more. But each machine is unique, with its own set of parameters, needs, and specifications for production. One of those production elements, industrial machine blades, also have their own set of requirements—this is where Leverwood’s expertise comes in. From film wrapping to […]

Medical Packaging Industry Trends for 2021

Sterile medical products in packaging

For most people and American businesses, 2020 was a rough year. Between the COVID-19 pandemic, politics, shut-downs, and more, there was a lot to get through—and that was no different for pharmaceutical packaging equipment manufacturers. Thankfully, 2021 is already well on its way to being a more positive year! Here at Leverwood, we’re always working […]

Leverwood Industrial Blade Goes to Space

Leverwood cut off blade for International Space Station

As a leader in both domestic and foreign knife blade manufacturing, Leverwood takes pride in every order that we receive. With some of the best industrial blades and products on the market, you could say that Leverwood blades are “out of this world”—literally. For the first time ever, a Leverwood product is heading to space! […]

Choosing the Right Blade for Your VFFS Equipment

Potato chip bag sealed by VFFS machine

If you’re reading this article, you likely already know that “VFFS” stands for “Vertical Form Fill & Seal”. The VFFS equipment industry is a fast growing industry and utilized in the packaging of products manufactured and distributed by a vast number of companies around the world including; food processing, beverage, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, and electronic to […]

Why Leverwood Tray Sealing Knives Are Right for Your Business

Meat in plastic container with plastic sealing

As a manufacturer that creates machinery for other manufacturers, you know that your products have to be top-of-the-line to be competitive. With so many industries using your machinery, you need to make sure every detail is perfect—right down to the type of blades you use. For example, if you produce tray sealing machines, you’ll want […]

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