St. Paul, MN (March 27, 2014) — Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. announces Steve Kline Jr., Director of Market Intelligence and fourth generation owner of Gardner Business Media will provide a “Lunch and Learn” seminar during the company’s spring open house on April 15, 2015.  Kline will discuss Modern Machine Shop’s Top Shops Survey and feature statistical evidence of what sets these organizations apart.

“Modern Machine Shop’s Top Shops Survey indicates that the best shops operate their business in a distinctly different manner than all other shops. Whether it is the type of machining strategies used, how employees are compensated, the sales tools used, or virtually any other shop characteristic, top shops are unique. But, the most defining characteristic of top shops is significant, sustained investment in capital investment,” according to Kline.

Customers are invited to attend this special presentation at Matsuura Machinery’s US headquarters in St. Paul, MN during their Open House featuring live demonstrations of the company’s premium machine tools.

Matsuura Machinery USA will display the company’s extensive product line including: the CUBLEX-35 5-Axis Multi-Tasking Machining Center; the H.Plus-300 Horizontal Machining Center; the H.Plus-630 Horizontal Machining Center; the LX-160 High Grade Linear Motor Machine; the MAM72-35V 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center; the MX-850 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center; and the VX-1000 Vertical Machining Center.

In addition to the live demonstrations of the company’s premium machine tools, the Open House will feature machine tool accessory vendors, technology seminars and applications and service experts, providing applications engineering solutions for customers’ manufacturing challenges. 

Customers are also invited to tour the 40,000 sq. ft. facility including the expansive showroom and technical demonstration areas, spacious conference and training rooms and the substantial accessories and spare parts storage areas.

Customers are asked to register at [email protected] by April 1, 2015. 

Steve Kline is the director of market intelligence and 4th generation owner of Gardner Business Media, a business-to-business media company that publishes Modern Machine Shop, Production Machining, Moldmaking Technology, and other durable goods focused magazines. Steve has provided machine tool forecasts and analyzed durable goods manufacturing for almost a decade. He has a B.S. in civil engineering from Vanderbilt University and an MBA in finance from the University of Cincinnati.

Matsuura Machinery USA, located in St. Paul, MN is the master importer of Matsuura machining centers in the United States. Matsuura delivers unmatched excellence in high speed and high precision CNC machine tools. The company’s unmanned, high accuracy machining equipment, including multi-pallet and multi-tasking machine tools provide manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe.

The company’s 40,000 sq. ft. facility includes a large showroom and demonstration area, conference and training rooms, machine storage areas, accessories and spare parts, as well as administrative, service, and engineering application support.

Matsuura Machinery USA professionally markets and supports Matsuura equipment users through local distributors. Since 1935, Matsuura has been a leader in developing and manufacturing innovative machining equipment to ensure that manufacturing professionals always have the tools they need to create high quality parts. As the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan, Matsuura USA provides the premium service, applications, and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business.

For more information on Matsuura products, contact:
Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc.
325 Randolph Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55102


For more information on Steve Kline, Jr., contact:
Steve Kline
Director of Market Intelligence
Gardner Business Media
6915 Valley Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45244

[email protected]