Each week, our Proud to Manufacture in Michigan team picks from more than 1,000 member companies to name a Featured Manufacturer of the Week. Our latest winner is Midwest Tool & Cutlery Company!

Featured Manufacturer of the Week


In 1945, Midwest Tool and Cutlery Company was founded and operated as the highest quality private label manufacturer of edge hand tools. Today, the company’s Midwest Snips® national brand has become a leading brand around the globe. Midwest is a privately held corporation that operates manufacturing facilities in Sturgis, MI, Kalkaska, MI, and Caledonia, OH.

As a leading innovator and manufacturer of metal cutting snips and specialty hand tools, Midwest has developed and owns numerous product design and utility patents that enhance their product performance.

Congratulations to Midwest Tool and Cutlery for being PTMIM’s Featured Manufacturer of the Week!


Others looking to support the ongoing growth of Michigan manufacturing and connect with more than 1,000 diverse manufacturers throughout the state can join our Proud to Manufacture in Michigan (PTMIM) program.

PTMIM offers a number of benefits to members, including an official PTMIM poster to display, a company page on the PTMIM website, a PTMIM logo for the company’s website and the chance to win Featured Manufacturer of the Week – all at no cost!

Learn more about the PTMIM program here or become a member here for the opportunity to be named our next Featured Manufacturer of the Week!