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about tooling international limited

Tooling International Ltd was founded in 1982 with a view to developing and manufacturing recess tooling for the world’s fastener producing industry

Thanks to our almost unrivalled knowledge and experience of recess technology, gained by working very closely with some of the largest and most prestigious fastener producers worldwide, TIL has firmly established itself as, arguably, the world’s leading manufacturer of high quality header tooling, working within the framework of the accredited ISO 9001 certified controls

At the forefront of the industry, TIL has grown both its portfolio of products and its worldwide market share

TIL is proud to be associated, as a tooling licensee of both Acument Global Technologies, with the supply of the Torx® and Torx Plus® recess tooling and also of Phillips Screw Company with the supply of ACR®, Torq Set®, Tri Wing®, Phillips II ACR® and Phillips Square Drive®

In addition to products manufactured under licence, we also produce a wide and varied range of standard and high-precision special recess tooling, common and unique to exacting standards, both national & international as well as industry specific, including aerospace & automotive

Our continued expansion into world markets includes exclusive and non-exclusive partnership arrangements such as agents and stockholding distributors who carry substantial stocks of TIL header tooling for onward supply throughout the major industrial world, as well as dealing with the fastener manufacturer directly. Our entire network of customers is managed globally by our three International Sales Managers based, respectively,in Rockford IL, USA, Paris, France and Suzhou, China. Please see the ‘contact us’ page for further details

Our reputation is based on building long-term partnerships and on supplying quality products in quality time. Our entire network of customers is managed globally by local Sales Managers or Independent Representatives based, respectively, in Suzhou China, Stuttgart Germany, Rhode Island USA and Mexico City Mexico and supported equally from our UK HQ Sales team . Please see the contact us page for further details. We are experienced in despatches to every continent worldwide and fully conversant with all aspects of customs documentation and pre-shipment inspection. Our service is further enhanced by state-of-the-art IT software and this places us at the forefront of e-commerce

In May 2005, TIL became part of the Würth Group and is now a proud member of one of the world’s leading Fastener and Assembly Specialists. As a result, we enjoy an almost unrivalled financial integrity, wide access to general business and industry specific support and to a very comprehensive Programme of Training and Development, delivered in our own state-of-the-art Würth Business Academy

Our Mission is to become the First Choice supplier to every manufacturer of industrial fasteners worldwide. This, we aim to deliver by a continuous programme of investment into our two single, most valuable assets: PEOPLE and QUALITY



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Teudeloff is our exclusive global partner for recess tooling....
Teudeloff GmbH & Co. KG, a German based company is our exclusive global partner for recess tooling. Teudeloff is well known in the European Fastener market. They will now market our recess tooling in the USA as well.

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