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Sheffield based; GREAT British blade manufacturers Jewel Blade exhibited at EISEWARENMESSE 2024 in Cologne from the 3rd – 6th March as the trade fair returned to its regular venue date.

The International Hardware Fair held at the Koelnmesse continues to be the ideal platform for Jewel Blade, proving once again to be a fantastic communication hub. The leading global trade fair for the hardware Industry aligns itself with Jewel Blade’s product ranges, as a world leader in manufacturing high precision, cutting-edge trimming knife blades for use in various industrial applications including Construction, Flooring, Roofing, Automotive, DIY, and Hardware. 

“Exhibiting at the International Hardware Fair is great for us, it enables us to see many of our existing customers and distributors from across Europe and Internationally, as well as establishing potential new business.” Rachel Walters, Sales Manager discussed some of benefits of attending the EISENWARENMESSE. Rachel was joined on the stand by other members of the Jewel Blade team including Matthew Livesey, Manufacturing Operations Manager; Joe Taylor, Group Marketing Manager; and Sarah Large, Sales Support. Konrad Kuzniak, Industrial Sales Manager from Jewel Blade’s Polish representatives, JK Industrial also joined them on the stand during the fair.  

Manufacturing approximately 160 million GREAT British Blades per year, Jewel Blade export worldwide with their blades proudly displaying ‘Made in Sheffield England’ as a mark of quality.  They offer competitively priced British Manufactured products with fast delivery times.

Jewel Blade's expertise, coupled with flexibility throughout the production process and in-house technical support, enables the company to manufacture consistently high-quality Industrial trimming knife blades in both small and mass production runs. Jewel Blade manufactures OEM and private label blades for some of the industry leading hand tool brands as well as offering white label services.

For more information about Jewel Blade’s extensive consistent quality assured product range, please contact us on +44 (0)114 221 7000 or email 

New Schedule for 2026 confirmed -  EISEWARENMESSE Cologne 3-6th March 2026. The International Hardware Fair will run from Tuesday until Friday thus accommodating the wishes of the industry for a stronger focus on business days. 

For more details on the exhibition, please view the final report here. 

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