Tru-Cut LLC

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for die cutting and finishing for over 40 years

Partnering with Printers

for die cutting and finishing for over 40 years

TRU-CUT NEWS

Salt Lake City-based Tru-Cut Merges with Larkin Industries

Salt Lake City, UT (March 1, 2021) – Tru-Cut, LLC today announced it has merged with Larkin Industries, the St Paul/Minneapolis premier print finishing and die cutting leader. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. Founded in Salt Lake City in 1979, Tru-Cut designs and manufactures rotary and flat steel rule dies, provides die and laser cutting and
finishing services, and a variety of other highly customized products for its customers. Its acquisition of Larkin industries will expand the combined company’s range of products and services, deepen the expertise they bring to their customers’ complex projects, and enhance their service commitment to all of their customers.

Larkin Industries is an award-winning Twin Cities print finishing company. It offers a variety of print finishing services such as die cutting, foil stamping, embossing, affixing and tipping, folding and gluing and much more. As an ISO 9001:2015 certified company, Larkin has been recognized by the International Organization for Standardization for its quality control and management processes. Larkin’s ability to continually achieve ISO certification has demonstrated that Larkin consistently produces products and provides complex services that meet and exceed their customers’ highest requirements.


“We are excited to merge with Larkin Industries, and expand our services to St. Paul/Minneapolis,” said Tru-Cut General Manager Rich Allen. “For more than 40 years, Larkin Industries has been producing complex and high-quality print finishing services, and we look forward to investing in and continuing their tradition of exceptional customer service.” “I am proud to partner with Tru-Cut,” said Mike Larkin, Founder and Owner of Larkin Industries. “As I got to know the team at Tru-Cut over the past year, I found they shared our commitment to putting the customer’s needs first and delivering the highest quality product on time. I’m confident their stewardship of Larkin Industries will allow us to continue to exceed the expectations of our customers throughout the region. Our customers will benefit from a larger partner with broader geographic reach and a wide array of products, and our employees will continue to enjoy working for a growing leader in
the die manufacturing and finishing industry.”

Salt Lake City-based Tru-Cut Acquires Accuzona Steel Rule Die

Salt Lake City, UT (February 1, 2019) – Die manufacturer Tru-Cut, LLC today announced its acquisition of Accuzona Steel Rule Die, the leading provider of flat steel rule dies in the Southwestern United States. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.

Founded in Salt Lake City in 1979, Tru-Cut designs and manufactures rotary and flat steel rule dies, provides die and laser cutting services, and variety of other highly customized products for its customers. Its acquisition of Accuzona Steel Rule Die will expand the combined company’s ability to serve its customers across the southwest, deepen the expertise they bring to their customer’s complex projects, expand the company’s production capabilities, and enhance their service commitment to all of their customers.

Accuzona Steel Rule Die, now operating as a division of Tru-Cut, will continue to design, manufacture and deliver the highest quality flat steel rule dies from their facility in Phoenix, Arizona. Tru-Cut welcomes all of Accuzona’s expert die makers, with over 45 years of combined die-making experience, to their team.

“We are excited to add Accuzona Steel Rule Die’s expertise to our portfolio of industry-leading products and services, and deepen our capabilities in the Arizona market,” said Tru-Cut General Manager Rich Allen. “For more than 14 years, Accuzona Steel Rule Die has been producing complex and high quality flat dies for customers in a wide range of industries throughout the United States. We plan to continue investing in our combined company, in order to offer all of our customers the best products and services in the industry.”

“I am proud to partner with Tru-Cut,” said Shell Burger, Founder and Owner of Accuzona Steel Rule Die. “As I worked with Tru-Cut over the last several years, I saw that they share our commitment to delivering exceptional dies to our customers, with the highest quality, on-time, and at a reasonable price. I’m confident their stewardship of Accuzona will allow us to continue to exceed the expectations of our customers across the southwest and United States. Our customers will benefit from a larger partner with broader geographic reach and a wide array of products, and our employees will continue to enjoy working for a growing leader in the die manufacturing industry. I see a bright future for Accuzona and Tru-Cut.”