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Fernite new factory model

We are expanding our cutting-edge manufacturing of knives

We’ve seen a rapid growth over the last few years, and now we have outgrown our current facilities. With our product range and sharpening service expanding we are recruiting new team members. The Fernite group has now increased to include 5 main companies Fernite, A.F. Whiteley, Mastercut, BSS, and Print Blade. We manufacture bespoke and …

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Acquisition of Mastercut by Fernite

We are delighted to announce that, Fernite of Sheffield has acquired Mastercut Cutting Systems Ltd.  Mastercut is a precision engineering company specialising in the manufacture of industrial Machine Knives and Blades. Mastercut also provides an extensive professional sharpening service of either Standard or Tungsten or HSS industrial knives with various dimensions. This acquisition provides Fernite …

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Fernite are finalists at the Sheffield Business Awards 2019

Sheffield Business Awards 2019 – Fernite make the shortlist

Fernite of Sheffield are finalists at the Sheffield Business Awards for a third year running! After winning ‘SME of the Year’ last year , Fernite have been shortlisted this year for ‘Excellence in Manufacturing’ and our MD James is in the running for the prestigious ‘Business Person of the Year’ award.  Both nominations recognise our …

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Fernite have been nominated for two prestigious prizes at Sheffield Business Awards 2018

Fernite nominated for two prestigious awards

Fernite of Sheffield have been shortlisted in two categories at this year’s Sheffield Business Awards For the second year running, Fernite are among the finalists for this prestigious event, which recognises our region’s most successful and innovative companies. Fernite has been nominated for the Wake Smith Excellence in Manufacturing Award, which is awarded for exceptional …

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Fernite are exhibiting at the Recycling and Waste Management Show, featuring the plastics and recycling industry's leading brands from across the globe. Birmingham NEC, 12-13th September 2018.

Fernite at the RWM Exhibition – This Wednesday and Thursday – NEC, Birmingham

This week the Fernite team are heading to Birmingham for the Recycling and Waste Management Exhibition – the UK’s largest event for recycling and waste industry professionals. Taking place at the NEC on Wednesday 13th and Thursday 14th September, the show will feature the very latest in recycling technology, and an international audience of over …

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Fernite are exhibiting at the Recycling and Waste Management Show, featuring the plastics and recycling industry's leading brands from across the globe. Birmingham NEC, 12-13th September 2018.

We’re exhibiting at RWM – The Recycling and Waste Management Show

The Fernite team will are pleased to be exhibiting at this year’s RWM Exhibition – The UK’s premier event for recycling and waste professionals. Taking place at Birmingham’s NEC, on 12th and 13th September, RWM brings together over 12,000 visitors and exhibitors from across the globe to discuss the latest innovations in recycling, decontamination, reprocessing …

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Fernite at EMPACK 2018 - Exhibiting our range of UK Manufactured machine knives, granulator blades and doctor blades - all made in Sheffield

Fernite at EMPACK 2018

Our team braved ‘The Beast from the East’ to exhibit at EMPACK 2018 at the NEC in Birmingham on February 28th and March 1st. The show was co-located with two other packaging shows, Label&Print and Packaging Innovations with a focus this year on sustainability and recycling. The range of packaging and printing firms at the …

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Fernite of Sheffield Ltd Management Team

Growing our team

We’ve expanded our team   Fernite of Sheffield Ltd are pleased to announce some changes to our management team. Being a great UK manufacturing business requires investment – not just in technology and processes but also in our team, bringing in the best people with the talent and passion to provide our customers with the solutions …

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