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Sandvik Coromant Teams with Star SU for Gear Milling

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Sandvik Coromant Teams with Star SU for Gear Milling

Press release date: January 15, 2014

Fair Lawn, N.J. – Sandvik Coromant, the world’s leading producer of cutting tools for the metal cutting industry, has teamed up with Star SU on an extended basis. Beginning as an authorized OEM agent, and now a national channel partner with Sandvik Coromant for Gear Milling tools, Star SU is a top industry provider of gear related tools and milling cutters in the Americas.

Star SU is an excellent partnership choice for Sandvik Coromant because of their tremendous sales, technical support and customer service with gear making customers throughout the globe. Brent Marsh, Sandvik Coromant’s Gear Milling Business Development Manager for Market Area Americas, is happy with this mutually beneficial partnership.

“Star SU brings valuable industry knowledge and experience, plus a very talented sales staff to the market. They see the changes in technology that are taking place and how Sandvik Coromant’s full line of indexable gear milling tools fits the future advances within the market,” Marsh says. “In other words, we share a common vision.  We are very pleased to be working with Star SU going forward.”

“Star SU has a significant share of the gear tool sales in North and South America,” adds David Goodfellow, president, Star SU. “Now with our partnership with Sandvik Coromant, we are able to provide our customers with a wider variety of gear milling tools, as well as worldwide technical support and greater industry know-how.”

About Sandvik Coromant
Sandvik Coromant is a global leading supplier of cutting tools, tooling solutions and know-how to the metalworking industry. With extensive investments in research and development we create unique innovations and set new productivity standards together with our customers. These include the world's major automotive, aerospace and energy industries. Sandvik Coromant has 8,000 employees and is represented in 130 countries. We are part of the business area Sandvik Machining Solutions within the global industrial group Sandvik. For more information, visit www.sandvikcoromant.com.

About Star SU
Star SU is the go-to-market cooperative partnership of Star Cutter Company of Farmington Hills, MI, SU America, Inc. of Hoffman Estates, the US sales and manufacturing unit to Samputensili, S.p.A., and Bourn Koch Inc. of Rockford, IL. The companies together represent one of the world’s largest gear machine, tool and gear tool manufacturing producers. For more information, visit www.star-su.com.

Contact details for editorial enquiries

Contact:   Steffen Sander, Sandvik Coromant       
Tel: 201.310.7363
Email: steffen.sander@sandvik.com
www.sandvik.coromant.com

Contact:   Mark Parillo, Director of Marketing, Star SU
Tel: 248.442.3137
Email: mparillo@star-su.com
www.star-su.com

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