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About Sheffield
Machine Knife

Sheffield Machine Knife Co Ltd is an old Sheffield Company with the skull and crossed bones as its registered trademark.

This has been registered as an exclusive mark since 1862. The 1953 Register of Trade Marks of Trade Marks of the Cutlers’ Company shows the trademark was registered for the following:

  • Steel
  • Machinery and Parts thereof
  • Agricultural and Horticultural Machinery and parts thereof
  • Cutlery and Edge Tools
  • Metal goods not included in other classes and
  • Goods of precious metals and imitations thereof.

The original company was incorporated in 1921 and dissolved in 2002, having been dormant for many years. Edward Turner and Son Ltd registered Sheffield Machine Knife Ltd on 24th April 2008 in order to preserve and use this historical name for the manufacture of “machine knives made in Sheffield” for as John Ruskin’s says “In Cutlers Iron Works we have in Sheffield the best of its kind done by English hands, unsurpassable when the workman chooses to do all he knows by that of any nation” (1867 and still true to-day).


Sheffield Machine Knife has huge experience manufacturing for a wide
range of users in the following industries:

Food Processing

  • Bakery
  • Dairy
  • Confectionery
  • Meat


  • Flow wrap
  • Tray sealers
  • Vertical form fill
  • Case sealers

Safety Knives

  • Auto retracting
  • Metal detectable
  • Carton openers


  • Pelletizers
  • Granulators
  • Extruders

Recycling & Waste Management

  • Shredders
  • Wood chippers
  • Shear blades


  • Circular slitting blades
  • Crush cutters
  • Dish knives

Machine Knives

Sheffield Machine Knife has huge experience manufacturing a variety of knives.


Industrial Blades & Safety Knives

Sheffield Machine Knife offers a wide range of safety knives to suit every warehouse, factory, plant and office.

 Cheese Expo Milwaukee 12 - 14 April 2022

Cheese Expo Milwaukee 12 - 14 April 2022

 Sheffield Machine Knife are excited about exhibiting at the Wisconsin Centre in Milwaukee, WI for the International Cheese Technology Exhibition or Cheese Expo 12 - 14 April 2022.  ..

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 Pack Expo East 21-23 March 2022

Pack Expo East 21-23 March 2022

Sheffield Machine Knife will exhibit at Pack Expo East in Philadelphia 21-23 March 2022.  ..

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 Food Northwest Expo 2022

Food Northwest Expo 2022


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 Advanced Manufacturing Expo NYC December 2021

Advanced Manufacturing Expo NYC December 2021


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Contact us

Sheffield Machine Knife can be contacted as follows:

USA Address
Sheffield Machine Knife
1005 N. Commons Drive

USA Phone
+1 (630) 870-4798

USA Sales Manager Email

UK Address
Sheffield Machine Knife
Carwood Road Factory
70a Carwood Road
S4 7SD

UK Phone
+44 (0) 114 243 2313

UK Fax
+44 (0) 114 242 4361

UK Email

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