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9/8/2015
Metal Stamper Takes to the Lake
TheFabricator.com

7/7/2014
Quality? It's a Living Thing
Design-2-Part Magazine

10/20/12
Precision Tooling, Superb Sensor Applications
MetalForming Magazine

Kenmode Builds for the Future with Expanded Apprenticeship Program

Posted by Tim Lynch

Oct 20, 2015 4:30:00 PM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping is expanding its formal Tool & Die Making Apprenticeship program for qualified candidates who are interested in careers in advanced manufacturing. The five-year/10,000-hour program combines paid, on-the-job training at Kenmode and paid tuition for coursework at Elgin Community College. 

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Kenmode Expands Metal Stamping Capabilities with New Tech Center

Posted by Tim Lynch

Sep 17, 2015 12:18:48 PM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has opened a new 20,000-square-foot Tech Center dedicated to research and development, prototyping, engineering, tool design and build, and program management for new products. The new Tech Center combines advanced technology with added equipment to speed development of new metal stampings.

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Kenmode Adds to Engineering and Sales Management Team

Posted by Tim Lynch

Jun 30, 2015 9:30:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has added two senior managers to its staff. Harry Dickerson has joined Kenmode as Vice President of Engineering and Kurt Meissner as Sales Manager/Key Accounts.

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Kenmode Sponsors Algonquin Public Art Display “Ships Set Sail”

Posted by Tim Lynch

Jun 12, 2015 8:58:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping is an event sponsor for this summer’s public art show, "Ships Set Sail," in Algonquin. Kenmode sponsored the sailboat “Brain Storm,” which was created by Amber’s Art Place in Crystal Lake.

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Kenmode Reports Top Ten OEM Demands for Metal Stampers in New E-book

Posted by Tim Lynch

Jun 20, 2013 4:36:00 PM

oem-demands-metal-stamping-suppliersKenmode Precision Metal Stamping has published a new eBook that outlines the top ten OEM demands of metal stamping suppliers, based on annual surveys of customers in a cross-section of industries and independent research on U.S. manufacturing trends. The new eBook is available for free download: Top Ten OEM Demands and Decision Points for Selecting Precision Metal Stampers.

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Kenmode's Tool & Die Rapid Transfer Program Reduces Chain Disruptions

Posted by Tim Lynch

Jan 16, 2013 8:00:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has developed a new Rapid Transfer Program to make it faster and simpler for manufacturers to transfer their custom tools and dies and avoid costly production delays.

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Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping Receives Two Safety Awards From TMA

Posted by Tim Lynch

Oct 2, 2012 7:42:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has received two awards from the Tooling & Manufacturing Association (TMA) in recognition of their commitment to safety in the workplace.

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Kenmode Publishes Metal Stamping Quality eBook for Medical Device Manufacturers

Posted by Tim Lynch

Jul 17, 2012 6:15:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has published an informative guide for medical device manufacturers to help them evaluate quality and identify best practices in metal stamping suppliers, based on findings published in the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) report entitled Understanding Barriers to Medical Device Quality. The Kenmode eBook is available for free download at "Ten Quality Indicators for Selecting Metal Stamping Suppliers."

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Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping Launches Spanish-Language Website to Support Growing Latin American Markets

Posted by Tim Lynch

Jun 5, 2012 4:00:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has launched a Spanish-language version of its website to reach out to manufacturers and their suppliers in Latin America.  Kenmode en español can be viewed at http://kenmode.com/spanish, which provides information on Kenmode’s global capabilities in precision metal stamping for a range of industries, including automotive, electronics, and medical devices.  Kenmode maintains a sales presence out of San Luis Potosi in central Mexico to serve domestic and multinational clients operating throughout Mexico, Central America, Puerto Rico, and Latin America.

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Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping Appoints Jim Shotsberger as Director of Purchasing & Customer Service

Posted by Tim Lynch

Mar 20, 2012 9:05:00 AM

Kenmode Precision Metal Stamping has hired Jim Shotsberger as Director of Purchasing and Customer Service. He brings more than 20 years of experience in materials and supply chain management for precision metal stamping companies with operations in the U.S. and Mexico. 

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