B"hler and Uddeholm, sister suppliers of tool steel that used to compete against each other, now have a united sales force and share a headquarters: B"hler-Uddeholm Corp. in Rolling Meadows, Ill.
The companies, which share the same parent, studied the market and listened to customers before the move, effective Jan. 8.
B"hler-Uddeholm makes steel for injection and blow molds, screws and barrels and other plastics applications.
The B"hler facility in Arlington Heights, Ill., was closed.
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