Author Archives: JFowler

Mastering the Art of Industrial Papermaking

A Closer Look at High-Quality Machining Blades In an age dominated by digital mediums, the craft of papermaking remains revered skill. From the forest to the bustling mills, the creation of paper is a collaboration of precision and innovation. Within this complicated relationship are industrial knives and blade–engineered for each process with unparalleled accuracy and. . .

TGW International Offers Best Lead Time for MTO Knives in North America

Milestone achieved through strategic focus on work order management and lean manufacturing principles. Wilder, Kentucky, Feb. 13, 2024 – TGW International, a leader in industrial machine knives and brand of EDGE Industrial Technologies, has improved its processes to provide customers with the best lead time on made-to-order (MTO) straight, circular and tray knives in North. . .

Quality Poultry Processing Blades: Key to Meeting Market Demands

Poultry processing is a class of its own. There’s demand for poultry throughout the year, whether it’s BBQ, wings, on pizza, chicken parmesan or the kids’ favorite, chicken tenders! And being it’s not a seasonal item like cranberries and pumpkins, there’s never really any downtime in poultry processing. And it won’t be slowing down any. . .

Language Matters with Metal Properties

Language Matters with Metal Properties:  The Difference Between Hardness, Toughness, and Strength When you think strong, tough, hard, you usually think these words are synonyms and interchangeable with one another.  In everyday conversation, this is true and often just a matter of semantics.  However, in the world of industrial machine blades this couldn’t be further. . .

US-Based Converting and Printing Innovator EDGE Industrial Technologies Expands Platform Offerings, Eyes New Acquisitions

The cutting-edge technology solutions provider is now a $50 million business, supplying machine knives, punches and related equipment. Wilder, Kentucky (March 22, 2023) – EDGE Industrial Technologies, the industrial knives and punches market leader, continues to expand its brand and portfolio of companies through acquisitions and organic growth. EDGE brings an unmatched expertise to a. . .

Extend the Life of Poultry Processing Blades

A pile of raw chicken ready to be sliced with an industrial poultry knife.

The pressure is on for turkey and chicken processors. Reliable, long-lasting industrial poultry knives are crucial if your operation is going to keep pace in today’s high-demand, high-pressure marketplace. Here’s how to make poultry processing blades last longer so you can cut downtime, reduce parts and maintenance costs, and protect your margins. Stay Sharp: Making. . .