Leitz Acquires Royce/Pacific

January 29, 2013

Leitz Tooling Systems LP, the supplier of cutting tools for wood windows and doors and other products, has purchased of the assets of Royce//Pacific Precision Cutting Tools in San Bernardino, Calif.

"The purchase is a continuation of our international growth strategy and will enable Leitz to offer enhanced diamond and carbide service capabilities and additional experienced technical personnel to the market." says Mike Lind, Leitz USA CEO. "This particular acquisition represents a stronger, more local approach to serving the Western region of the United States."

Former CEO, Holger Nagel, assumes the responsibilities of Western Regional Sales Manager for Leitz to insure a smooth and successful transition. His 25+ years of industry experience combined with Leitz's innovative technology guarantee exceptional customer care to the West Coast woodworking market.

Based in Grand Rapids, Mich., Leitz Tooling Systems operates a manufacturing facility and 11 service centers in North America.