How Cutting Tool Providers Play a Role in Lean Initiatives

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By Michael Lind, CEO of Leitz Tooling

You don’t have to be on a full-blown “Lean-Journey” to embrace the building blocks of Lean…

Like all good companies who are committed to continuous improvement, you can positively impact your business by implementing fundamental Lean Manufacturing concepts immediately with minimal outside training. Here are a few ways that your tooling provider can help you.

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A Year of Tooling Innovation – Looking Back at 2017

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What a great year it has been! Thank you to our customers, partners, and employees for making 2017 another banner year for Leitz USA. We’re looking back at our top moments in 2017, the posts and stories that you liked the most, and looking forward to another great year in 2018.

Intelligent Tooling took the stage at Ligna 2017 and will continue to be a factor for innovation in 2018 and beyond. Mike Lind, Leitz CEO, discusses the role of the tool maker in intelligent tooling and how intelligent tooling benefits production with CCI media editor Karl Forth in this webinar originally recorded in June.

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Leitz Releases Latest Version of Renowned Leitz Lexicon Industry Reference Manual

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The Leitz Lexicon Edition 7 industry resource manual is now available in both print and PDF versions.  This premier reference book is used by thousands of manufacturers to maximize the efficiency, productivity, and longevity of their tools.

For decades, the Leitz Lexicon has presented tooling expertise to help manufacturers meet sustainability, flexibility, and quality goals. Edition 7, the latest version, features a new layout and user-friendly structure with each product category in a compact format, providing you comprehensive process and tooling know-how.

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New MDF Door Program from Leitz Provides a Total Solution for Rigid Thermofoil Cabinet Doors

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Leitz Tooling Systems has developed a line of standard, off-the-shelf, precision diamond-tipped router tooling to support the MDF cabinet door industry. This selection of contemporary tools is much more economic, offering significantly longer life and the possibility of multiple re-sharpenings when compared to insert tooling. Profiles can be mixed and matched to create a wide variety of door designs. Economic custom profiles are also available upon request.

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