About Us

Founded in 1903, L.A. Grinding Company is the largest distributor and sharpening service of industrial knives in the Western United States, Specialized providing knives and sharpening for the Corrugated, Flooring, Food Packaging & Processing, Metal, Paper Converting,Printing, Plastic Recycling industries. Research and development have given L.A. Grinding the ability to provide solutions to complex problems, which are an integral part of our customer’s success, providing our customers with an appreciable competitive advantage.

We provide the most reliable professional sharpening grinding service on the West coast, because L.A. Grinding is equipped with state-of-the-art grinders with the most sophisticated digital readouts to provide our customers with a #2 RM mirror finish on all knives.

10 Point Reconditioning Program:

  • Pick up
  • Receive (Order Entry)
  • Inspect / Clean
  • Measure & Straighten (if necessary)
  • Sort by steel composition
  • Grind
  • Polish Grind
  • Hone
  • Finale Inspection
  • Deliver


  • Paper Knives
  • Cutting Sticks
  • Slitter Knives
  • Circular Perforator
  • Shear Blades
  • Granulator Knives
  • Silicone Spray
  • Male Slotters
  • Female Slotters
  • Stitching Wire
  • Packaging Knives and Blades

Pickup and Delivery Areas:

  • AZ – Phoenix to Tucson
  • CA – San Diego to Sacramento including the Bay Area
  • NV – Las Vegas / Reno

And because customer service is paramount, our team of sales and service professionals make certain all of your orders are processed promptly and accurately. Our pick-up and delivery personnel, servicing most of Arizona, California and Nevada will support your company with the frequency required. In addition, our retail service counter in Burbank, CA is available for your convenience.

If you have any questions regarding our complete line of quality knives, paper drills, drill blocks, saws, stitching wire, slitters, cutting sticks and or our professional knife sharpening service, please contact us. Our service representatives are standing by to assist.

And remember: Our Service Will Be There Long After The Sale.

Have a question? Contact us today!

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