Gladwin Expands Representation of Mazak Optonics Laser Cutting in Midwest


      Mazak Optonics Corporation has announced that in addition to Minnesota, the Dakotas and Northern Wisconsin, Gladwin will now represent Mazak laser products in Illinois, all of Wisconsin, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska. Mazak Optonics specializes exclusively in CO2 laser cutting processes for the metal fabrication, structural steel and construction markets. Mazak offers 42 laser cutting models including a complete range of 2D and 3D machines. For nearly twenty years, Mazak has been at the forefront of laser technology and has the largest installed machine base in North America. The North American Headquarters for Mazak Optonics is located in Elgin, IL. The 50,000 square foot facility includes a 30,000 square foot laser technology center with up to 18 machines for demonstration and training.


      The Gladwin companies represent one of the largest suppliers of new fabricating equipment in North America. Todd King, President of Gladwin Machinery said, "We are very excited about the expansion of our Mazak Laser representation. Gladwin Machinery and Mazak Optonics have enjoyed a long and successful relationship over the years. Mazak Optonics has always been viewed as the laser technology leader. They have invested heavily during a challenging economy to develop new products, which are changing the way we think about laser processing. The opportunity to feature their well respected products in the balance of our markets comes at a great time. We look forward to working with potential and existing customers as business continues to improve."




      For more information contact:


      Mazak Optonics

      2725 Galvin Court

      Elgin, IL 60124




      Bill Marrinan

      Gladwin Machinery - Illinois

      636 East State Parkway

      Schaumburg, IL 60173



      Todd King (MN)

      Gladwin Machinery

      5170 Main Street NE

      Minneapolis, MN 55421



      Kevin King

      Gladwin Machinery

      W167 N5905 Greenway Circle

      Menomonee Falls, WI 53051