The name TKM stands for a globally operating group of companies which manufactures machine knives and machine elements for the paper, wood, metal, plastics, rubber and recycling industry. The production of machine knives began in 1908. The registered office of the group, which cultivates worldwide business relations, is located in Remscheid. The group operates production sites in Germany, Austria, Finland and China. The distribution of the products is effected by sales representatives, affiliates, joint venture partners and agencies. Long as well as round machine knives for all existing cutting systems and almost all materials are manufactured and sold. Continuous research regarding the further development of materials and production processes as well as decades of experience have made the TKM Group a global player and one of the greatest knife specialists.