Friday, September 30, 2011

Greenfield Industries Welcomes Jeff Major

Jeff Major
Effective Monday, October 3, 2011, Jeff Major will join the GFII sales team, reporting to me. Jeff will assume the role of Sales Project Manager, working with you on developing key distributor opportunities to enhance our sales results.

Jeff comes to us with an extensive background in the cutting tools industry, having held increasingly responsible positions with Vargus USA, Melcut Tools, and Precision Twist Drills. His market knowledge and network presence in the industry will prove to be a valuable asset to us.
Jeff will be based in the Chicago, IL area.

Ty Taylor, President
Greenfield Industries Inc.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Principal Spotlight: INSIZE

We are a proud representative of INSIZE.

INSIZE was started by a manufacturing engineer in Suzhou, China, in 1995. Suzhou is a major manufacturing hub outside of Shanghai with several major companies. Based on their solid quality at reasonable prices the INSIZE line has already grown into 49 countries globally. With their unique packaging, serialized tools and one year warranty, INSIZE products have been enthusiastically received by US distributors and end users alike. With a broad based line of over 5000 products INSIZE offers quality and value to a large cross section of professional customers throughout the market. With a strong and committed local distribution network to support the brand, and with quality and innovation throughout the line, INSIZE is uniquely positioned for aggressive growth in the North American market.

Product Offering Highlights: Very broad line of quality products at reasonable prices:  dial calipers up to 40”; electronic calipers up to 80”, micrometers up to 60”.  6” dial caliper, $41.90; 1” micrometer with .0001” and carbide, $27.60, 1” travel mechanical dial indicator, $25.00, digital microscope with stand, $313, etc.  Bore gages, height gages, tool kits and sets and many unique items. The tools come in attractive and functional cases.  All tools are serialized and feature a one year warranty.

For more information visit

Friday, September 16, 2011

Haas Factory Outlet Demo Day - September 14, 2011

Factory Link recently attended Haas Factory Outlet Demo Days in Pittsburg, Cleveland, Cincinnati, Detroit and Grand Rapids. Below are a few photos.

Scott Musgrave, FactoryLink Regional Manager, in D & L Industrial's booth
Samchully's booth

D & L Industrial booth

XEBEC Display

Samchully display

SCM-America display

Booth with Roscamat Tapping Arm

New Building Updates as of September 9th

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

New Literature: Micro 100 Quick Change Tooling Catalog

Micro 100 just released a new catalog highlighting the Micro-Quik Quick Change Tooling. Order your copy today by calling 740-392-0330 or emailing Please reference Catalog # Q811.

 To view an electronic copy of the catalog visit Micro 100's website:

Thursday, September 1, 2011

EMO 2011

On September 19, 2011 EMO Hannover, the world's premier trade fair for the metal working technology will be opening its gates. For six days the city of Hannover will be the center of attraction for production specialists from throughout the world, the meeting point for the entire international sector.

If you're visiting, be sure to check out the following:
CANELA Corp - - Hall 4 Stand D54
INSIZE - - Hall 5 Stand F68
MELIN TOOL - - Hall 3 Stand K15
MICRO 100 - - Hall 6 Stand B72
MIKRON TOOL - - Hall 3 Stand G40
SAMCHULLY - - Hall 6 Stand D58
VARGUS- - Hall 3 Stand J24
WENDT - - Hall 11 Stand D05
XEBEC - - Hall 3 Stand C07

For more information visit