AMBA is honored to have corporate Partners that support the organization through products and services specific to the mold building industry in various ways. These Partners share in AMBA member concerns and understand the challenges of the mold building industry.

AMBA's Premier Partners provide additional value to AMBA members with special offerings made available only to AMBA members. AMBA Premier Partners (denoted by the inclusion of their logo) and Partners are listed below. We encourage every member to take advantage of these resources.

To learn more or apply for Partnership, contact the AMBA office. To view all cost-reduction programs (details available only to members), please visit here.

Premier Partners

Benesch, Friedlander, Coplan & Aronoff LLP

Benesch is full service business law firm with offices in Cleveland, Chicago, Columbus, New York, San Francisco, Shanghai and Wilmington. The firm is known for providing practical, comprehensive advice to businesses in the mold building industry throughout the country.

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BORIDE Engineered Abrasives

For nearly 50 years, BORIDE Engineered Abrasives has developed and manufactured abrasive products for industrial and consumer applications. From its global network of suppliers and industry experts, BORIDE also distributes products that its customers need to improve their quality and productivity.

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Braillon Magnetics

Braillon Magnetics has designed and manufactured magnetic systems for the industry since 1921. The company's products include magnetic workholding chucks for milling, grinding, EDM and turning, while it also manufactures demagnetizers, lifting magnets and magnetic quick mold change systems.

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CAM-TOOL by CGS North America

CAM-TOOL CAD/CAM software is designed by mold builders for mold builders – it is the only option when accuracy matters. Its surface-based tool paths are the industry’s most accurate, creating a better surface finish, with less polish time and longer life. CGS North America also sells Quick Quote software that contains average material and labor costs that are reflective of the mold industry allowing users to begin quoting immediately without complex customizations.

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Cimatron provides toolmakers with an integrated CAD/CAM solution for the design and manufacture of plastic injection molds, electrodes and sheet metal stamping dies, as well as programming 2D to 5-axis milling machines.

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Creative Technology

Creative Technology Corp. delivers "Marketing Impact for Manufacturers."

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Federated Insurance

As AMBA's exclusively endorsed insurance provider, Federated provides property and casualty, workers compensation and life and disability income coverage to the mold building industry, as well as risk management loss prevention resources to policyholders.

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Gesswein, a fourth-generation family business, specializes in providing high-quality precision metalworking tools, equipment and services for the tool and die and jewelry trades. With over 15,000 tools and equipment in its product line, Gesswein is a leading supplier that locally manufactures its own finishing stones, offers in-house polishing classes and gives on-site mold polishing training. The company provides personalized technical training, service and support for laser welders, engravers and other equipment.

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The leading business-to-business distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies. Offers members unbeatable purchasing discounts, free shipping and aggressive discounts.

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Harbour Results

Harbour Results, Inc. is a leading business and operational consulting firm, focused on small- to medium-sized manufacturers, offering operational and strategic advisory expertise and proprietary assessment programs to help optimize a business' performance.

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Hasco America

As the leading manufacturer of high-quality modular, standardized components, mold bases and hot runner systems, HASCO offers designers, moldmakers and injection molders innovative and cost-efficient solutions. HASCO is a pioneer of moldmaking for 100 years, offering more than 100,000 state-of-the-art standard components. HASCO, a full-service provider, supplies its customers worldwide with everything from a single source.

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HEIDENHAIN Corporation

Leading in measurement, control and drive system technology, HEIDENHAIN, provides products that enable technological advances specifically in 5-axis machine tool applications for the moldmaking industry. The development of ever accuracy, performance and process reliability in its products improves performance and efficiency.

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INCOE Corporation is a global hot runner solutions provider that proudly began in 1958 as a 100% USA family-owned and operated corporation that remains that way 65 years later. In the spirit of "Welcome IN", INCOE invites customers to its Auburn Hills, Michigan, facility to experience the multiple teams of professionals dedicated to growing its customers' success. INCOE closely relates to and understands its customers' needs, has the skill and technologies, and exemplifies the values of the AMBA community.

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Mantle designs and produces the only metal 3D printer explicitly built for precision tooling. Mantle’s printer automates how precision tool components are made by delivering the accuracy, surface finish and tool steel properties required for demanding tooling applications all at the push of a button. Tools made with Mantle’s technology have produced millions of parts while reducing tooling lead times and costs and helping manufacturers solve their labor shortages.

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Oerlikon HRSflow

Oerlikon HRSflow designs and manufactures hot runner systems for a wide range of applications in the plastic injection molding industry. Operations are global, with manufacturing centers in Italy, Hangzhou and the U.S. (MI). The service team provides 24-hour global support, with localized virtual and in-person capabilities. HRSflow ensures quick assistance from the initial design stages through the final product.

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PartnerShip helps members ship smarter and stay competitive through small package, LTL and truckload shipping solutions. The vast network of carrier partners, strong industry relationships, competitive rates and shipping expertise gives members the peace-of-mind of working with a trusted partner.

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PCS Company

Supplying high-quality molding components, standard and special mold bases, hot runner systems, custom-made products and nanotechnology products.

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PUNCH INDUSTRY USA INC. is the American subsidiary of mold and die components manufacturer PUNCH INDUSTRY CO. LTD. of Tokyo, Japan. The company offers high-quality and precision metric standard mold and die components with exceptional surface finish, as well as custom-made round and special-shaped cores, core pins, ejectors, sleeves and punches made per-print.

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R.E.R. Software

R.E.R. Software, Inc. is the company behind InFocus, a complete machine monitoring and job tracking system specifically designed for the tooling industry that allows shops to track their machines and jobs in real-time, report historical information with ease and increase efficiency.

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An American manufacturer of mold components: bushings, wearstrips, gibs and assemblies, parting line locks and more. Specials to print or CAD. ISO 9001: 2015.

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Slide Products

Slide Products has been offering support and products for the moldmaking and plastic processing markets for nearly 70 years. The Slide line includes mold cleaners, mold release agents, rust preventives, ejector pin greases and purging compounds. Slide’s factory experts schedule in-person site assessments to share field experience and solutions.

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Tebis America, Inc.

Tebis is a leading global provider of state-of-the-art software technology and high-efficiency process solutions. The company’s expertise in consulting, implementation and support helps customers develop, design and manufacture even the most complex models, molds and components quickly and cost effectively.

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Ultra Polishing

Specialists in polishing and benching of molds and dies.

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Vincent Tool

Vincent Tool specializes in building custom injection mold bases. The company's close focus on injection molding teamed with its industry expertise allows Vincent Tool to produce American-made, high-quality mold bases at competitive prices.

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Waypoint Communications

As a trusted advisor, WayPoint Marketing Communications partners with small- to medium-sized companies to assist in reaching their organizations' business goals by implementing smart, well-thought-out marketing communications strategies.

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Wipfli ranks among the top 20 accounting and business consulting firms in the nation. Business today is more fluid than ever. Helping manufacturers achieve their goals takes imagination, discipline and a process that delivers results today while anticipating tomorrow’s demands. That’s Wipfli.

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Alliance Laser Sales

Creates long-lasting successful relationships with its customers by finding solutions to the most difficult problems. The company sells laser welders, laser engravers and other custom laser manufacturing solutions. In addition, it also specializes in laser welding and engraving services for the moldmaking industry.

Alro Steel

Alro Steel is a distributor of metals, industrial supplies and performance plastics. Founded in 1948 in Jackson, Michigan, Alro offers cut-to-size metals and plastics with next day delivery to over 50,000 customers in North America. Alro operates over 80 locations in 16 states and provides a broad inventory of products under the following companies: Alro Steel, Alro Metals, Alro Metals Outlet, Alro Industrial Supply and Alro Plastics.

Bales Metal Surface Solutions

Since 1978, Bales Metal Surface Solutions has provided incomparable surface finishes and tight tolerances, combined with a proud legacy of integrity and innovation. Bales fuses science and craftsmanship in all it does, by constantly expanding its capabilities and array of proprietary products and services. Whether in person or virtually with Bales MD, the Bales team is poised and ready to solve any molding challenge.

Belmont Equipment & Technologies

'Everything for EDM' has been Belmont's focus and promise since 1960. Belmont supports the aerospace, automotive, medical, power generation and defense industries with high-quality products and services, including over 7,000 EDM supplies and a wide range of EDM equipment. Machinery solutions range from standard to custom turn-key designs for small-hole EDM drilling and sinker EDM applications.

BICO Steel

BICO Steel is a steel plate and forged steel block supplier and processor specializing in precision burning, sawing, grinding, heat treating and machining. The company services the entire United States and Canada with an emphasis on quality and service.

BORIDE Engineered Abrasives

For nearly 50 years, BORIDE Engineered Abrasives has developed and manufactured abrasive products for industrial and consumer applications. From its global network of suppliers and industry experts, BORIDE also distributes products that its customers need to improve their quality and productivity.

Crystallume Engineered Diamond Products

A pioneer in the development and application of chemical vapor deposition (CVD) diamond technology for the machining of graphic electrodes.

Dijet Industrial

Dijet is a worldwide supplier of professional precision metal cutting tools and carbide wear parts. Since 1938, Dijet has been in the cemented carbide business and is especially known for its ultra-precision indexable cutting tools. The company also is well known in the sheet metal die and the injection mold industies, along with high-temp material tooling.


As a leader in tooling technology, DME has the capability to assist in selecting the correct melt delivery systems, mold configurations and thermal (cooling) systems to help ensure optimal part performance. The company’s knowledgeable sales staff, engineers, and technical service experts make its customers’ success their goal.


DMS is a leading North American supplier of standard and special mold components and related supply products such as BORIDE, I-mold, Exaflow, Kaller Koolflow, REDE VAULT ICS LASER, BolexP Ermanno Balzi, Desoi Slide Diprofil, Almo ITC Temperature Control, NSK Mold and Die Technology and more.

Duro-Chrome Industries

Hard chrome, nickel treatments for all industry needs.

Dynamic Surface Technologies

Servicing the mold industry with the DYNA-BLUE processes to increase tool life and reduce sticking, wear and corrosion.

EDM Sales & Supplies Inc.

EDM Sales & Supplies, Inc is a small, family-owned business operating since 1975. The company is a full-service supplier to the EDM, traditional machining, injection mold building and processing, and metal finishing industries. EDM Sales & Supplies is a direct stocking distributor for many of the industry standard tools and consumable supplies such as Poco graphite, BORIDE Engineered Abrasives, DMS mold components, IDI Precision Tools, JJ Tools Co. Ltd., Mann+Hummel filters and more!

EROWA Technology

EROWA Technology, Inc. is a full-service supplier of palletization and automation systems for the North American manufacturing market. Its goal is to provide complete turnkey solutions for precision parts handling through most any group of manufacturing processes (from one type of machine to the next). The company can provide a simple manual palletization system or a fully integrated, custom-designed workholding and automation system to meet the current needs and expectations of its customers.

Finkl Steel

Finkl Steel® is the world’s leading supplier of forging die steels, plastic mold steels, die casting tool steels and custom open-die forgings. Its mold and die products are manufactured at facilities in Chicago and Quebec. With more than 100 patents, Finkl Steel® sets worldwide standards - being the first steel manufacturer to receive ISO 9001 certification. Finkl Steel® has fast turnaround options, with material available in stock within 3-5 business days.


Importing and distributing fine tools, equipment, supplies and findings for jewelry manufacturers, retailers and mold and die polishers around the globe.

GROB Systems Inc.

GROB Systems, Inc., is a family-owned company and is known worldwide for the development and manufacturing of machines and production lines for automotive OEMs for more than 90 years. GROB has since expanded its portfolio to include universal 5-axis machining centers with a unique retractable spindle that provides unmatched accessibility to the work piece, and even upside-down machining, in a collision-free environment during tool change.

King Commercial Capital

King Commercial Capital, an independent equipment finance brokerage, breaks free from rigid traditional bank guidelines and goes beyond by tailoring equipment financing solutions for small- to mid-size businesses in the injection molding industry. With an extensive funding network, the company specializes in diverse financing, including tooling finance solutions, addressing AMBA member needs. King Commercial Capital’s mission is to pioneer inventive equipment and tooling financial solutions, enhancing cash flow dynamics for sustained business success.

Kruse Analysis

Kruse Analysis provides innovative and full-capacity filling-to-warpage CAE simulation services. From idea to finished product, Kruse develops custom injection molding simulations to ensure quality results. Mold flow simulation and analysis is a valuable tool that provides the opportunity to evaluate essential aspects that impact part moldability before a part is designed and a mold is built.


Manufacturing a full line of high-performance CNC horizontal and vertical machining centers and EDMs.

Mastip, Inc.

Leading designer and manufacturer of innovative hot runner solutions to the plastics industry worldwide. Providing exceptional customer service, technical support and parts for the life cycle of the hot runner to ensure total customer satisfaction.


Manufacturing precision mold bases, plates and accessories. Providing a complete product inventory ready to ship worldwide within 24 hours.

MoldMaking Technology Magazine

MoldMaking Technology (MMT) has been addressing the complete lifecycle of the design, manufacture and maintenance of a mold, from design to first shot, since its launch in 1998. MMT remains committed to focusing on the needs of today’s mold builders, from successful business practices to manufacturing strategies.

Osco, Inc.

Innovative and responsive to the changing needs of the molding industry for 40 years, OSCO is recognized worldwide for the development and engineering of accurate, durable and time-saving products. OSCO’s nozzles, valves, filters and control systems save our customers downtime, waste and money.

Plastic Engineering & Technical Services

Hot runner system, valve gate systems, LAE services, temperature controllers, valve-gate sequencers.

Precision Marshall Steel Company

Manufacturer of premachined tool, die, and cold steels.

Progressive Components

Progressive is the only full-line supplier of components and mold monitoring systems that is American owned and independently operated. Headquartered in Illinois with warehouses in South Carolina and southern California, Progressive carries the finest tight-tolerance components engineered for the industry's most demanding applications.

Promac North America

Promac has been a designer and manufacturer of CNC machine tools since 1995. The company offers innovative solutions to best meet every customer request, thanks to its wide range of milling machines (3- to 6-axis) dedicated to various industrial sectors.

Regal Components

Regal Components welcomes the opportunity to be a source for standard and custom die and mold components with a commitment to provide high-precision products at the lowest possible prices. The Regal team has over 30 years of experience helping guide its customers to the right component selection for each application.

Roehr Tool Corporation

Roehr Tool Corporation is a leading manufacturer of expandable cavities and collapsible cores.

St. Paul Engraving Inc.

St. Paul Engraving Inc. was established in 1976 to serve the mold and die industry. The company's services include mold texturing / graining, engraving, tool repair and polishing. As one of the industry's growing leaders utilizing the latest technology, St. Paul Engraving is committed to quality, customer service and unparalleled lead times.


Sturdell is a trusted name in the plastic mold building industry, delivering specialized solutions to meet the demands of precision manufacturing. Its offerings include high-quality tooling materials and machining services designed for mold building applications. Sturdell's commitment to reliability and performance ensures that plastic mold building manufacturers can depend on its products to achieve optimal results in terms of durability, efficiency and precision in the production process.

Swiss Steel USA, Inc.

Flexible specialty steel solutions from a single source. Swiss Steel's reputation as experts in the field of steel products is based on over 160 years of tradition in the production of specialty steels.

Synventive Molding Solutions, Inc.

Providing hot runner systems, machine nozzles, hot sprue bushings and hot runner temperature controllers for the injection molding industry.

Uddeholm USA

Uddeholm USA is a leading provider of advanced tooling materials for the plastic mold building industry. Renowned for precision and durability, its high-performance tool steels are crafted to meet the stringent demands of mold and die manufacturing. With a commitment to innovation and client collaboration, Uddeholm ensures tailored solutions that optimize mold life, reduce maintenance costs and elevate overall efficiency in the plastic mold building process. Additional products and services include additive manufacturing, PVD coatings and heat treatment.


UNISIG is the leading producer of deep hole drilling and machining centers for moldmaking applications. Gun drilling, BTA drilling, milling and completing a part in fewer setups are hallmarks of UNISIG's USC-M series, which significantly improves productivity. Designed around automation to optimize production and backed by the industry’s best application expertise and customer support, UNISIG’s collaborative engineering approach ensures the right solution for your deep hole drilling needs.

Wisconsin Engraving Company

Wisconsin Engraving Company offers full-service engraving, texturing and specialty services for the most difficult projects across a multitude of industries. With a focus on integrity, care and craftsmanship, the company services injection, thermoform, blow and rotational molds and stamping dies.