Staying Informed, Being Green

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Staying Informed, Being Green

York Saw & Knife is pleased to participate in Hess’ “A Greener Way to Stay Informed” promotion. YSK employees submitted email addresses to Hess in exchange for Hess planting 5 trees per email address received. YSK will also receive communications related to energy as part of the program. The participation is part of YSK’s commitment […]

Test Cut Live Video

We wanted to share the video of YSK’s free, in-house test cutting machine (ol’ Cutty) in action… This instance is from our involvement on the University of Illinois student’s senior design project. We utilized knife (E) from the picture in the previous post. It made a clean cut with the lowest cut forces. As you […]

Test Cutting at YSK Earns an A

YSK recently assisted a University of Illinois student undertaking a senior design project at a major packaging company. The company provided the student a set of parameters and tasked her with developing the “best” blade to cut a new material the company developed. The student read about YSK’s in-house test cutting capabilities and contacted us […]

Happy Holidays from YSK

York Saw & Knife Company wishes you a happy holiday season and a great new year. For all of us, 2008 was a year of change and a year to remember. In the midst of your shopping, decorating and breaks for hot chocolate, please take time to appreciate the family and friends that make the […]

Cuts Like a Knife

Disclosure: no York Saw & Knife Co. knives or blades are featured in this gallery of wild x-ray pics. I think the moral of the story is to stay away from nail guns!

Happy Thanksgiving!

York Saw & Knife is thankful for our wonderful customers and excellent employees. To show our thanks, today, York Saw & Knife is providing free, frozen turkeys to our staff. On a related note, our meat processing and food processing customers inform us they are thankful for York Saw & Knife’s high-quality, precision toothed, serrated […]

Pack Wrap

Pack Expo 2008 is in the books and York Saw & Knife is back from the Windy City. We really enjoyed the show – and it seemed Pack Expo enjoyed the YSK booth! More attendees visited our booth than any other Pack show we’ve been involved with!* So congrats to the Pack Expo organizers and […]

Pack Peek

The Pack Expo 2008 is underway and business is brisk at the York Saw & Knife booth (E-7827). We are definitely enjoying catching up with past and present customers, and meeting many potential new customers interested in the YSK line of high quality blades. Please enjoy a few pictures from our first days at Pack […]

Counting Down to Pack

In a little over two weeks, York Saw and Knife is hitting Chicago to take part in the 2008 Pack Expo. We’ll be there November 9 – 13. We’re currently finishing our final preparations for the show – crossing t’s and dotting i’s. Pack is an event devoted to the packaging industry, serving suppliers and […]

Friday Funny

One of the many uses York Saw & Knife knives serve is adding perforations to paper, foil, plastic, film, corrugated products, foam and… toilet paper! Rubes (R) cartoon used with permission.