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MECCO Launches More Efficient Solution for Marking and Engraving Soft Materials

New Laser Engraving Solution for Soft Products | MECCO Blog
The new 20W SMARTmark Green Laser marking machine creates high-contrast marks on heat-sensitive materials without sacrificing speed. This technology will help manufacturers, including those in the medical device and electronics industries, operate with improved efficiency. Read more

MECCO Celebrates 130 Years

MECCO Celebrates our 130th Anniversary
MECCO celebrates 130 years by revealing the secrets behind our rapid growth and how we'll continue to engineer new solutions for our customers in Industry 4.0 and beyond. Read more

Customer Service that Speaks Directly to Your Bottom Line

Customer solution design diagram
We understand that improvement is ongoing. See how we’ve enhanced our customer service and solution design process to give you a better customer experience. Read more

Inspiring Tomorrow’s STEM Professionals

STEM Students Touring MECCO
STEM is a great way to foster a student’s curiosity about the world and how things work. Our employees got to spend an afternoon with a group of extraordinary young women, opening their eyes to new opportunities and, of course, having fun with some really cool laser and dot peen marking machines! Read more

New Representative in Mexico Announced

LaBelle Industrial Sales
New international partnership provides extensive product knowledge and above-and-beyond support for MECCO’s Mexico customers. Read more
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Why Right Now is the Prime Time for Manufacturing

PartnerNetwork Conference 2018
Discover what the future holds for digital, automation, and the effects on the manufacturing workforce from the Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork Conference 2018. Read more

MoonArk Exhibit at Carnegie Museum

MoonArk Exhibit in Carnegie Museum
The MoonArk, a capsule created by Carnegie Mellon University’s Moon Arts Group, will be unveiled in an installation at Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Museum of Natural History on September 28, 2017. Read more

MECCO Wins 2016 Manufacturer of the Year Award

MECCO was recognized as the 2016 Manufacturer of the Year in the mid-size category at a ceremony hosted by The Pittsburgh Business Times on December 1, 2016. MECCO’s president, Dave Sweet, accepted the award on behalf of the company. Read more

Export Achievement Award

US Commerce Export Achievement Award
On July 27, 2016, Congressman Mike Kelly (PA-03) presented Dave Sweet, President of Cranberry Township, Pa.-based MECCO, with the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Export Achievement Award. Read more

Congressman Mike Kelly to Talk Trade, Honor Local Company for Export Achievement

Congressman Mike Kelly will present an Export Achievement Certificate to Cranberry Township-based MECCO (, a 127-year-old manufacturer of industrial part identification systems. MECCO provides marking and traceability solutions for their customers in a wide range of sectors. Read more
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MECCO Joins Project to Send Ark to the Moon

An exploded view of the Earth Chamber, one of four chambers that make up the MoonArk. MECCO will laser mark components of the MoonArk as part of a collaboration with The Moon Arts Group. Image rendered by Zach Schwemler; provided by The Moon Arts Group
MECCO, a leader in the marking and traceability industry, has announced that they have joined Carnegie Mellon University’s Moon Arts Group in a collaborative effort to place a six-ounce capsule known as the MoonArk on the Moon. Read more

MECCO President To Speak at Automation Fair in Chicago

MECCO President Dave Sweet will be a featured speaker during the Automation Fair held by Rockwell Automation on November 18-19 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Sweet’s technical session will be titled: “Traceability and Serialization in the Connected Enterprise.” Read more

MECCO Announces Expansion

MECCO, a leader in the part marking and traceability industry, has announced the expansion of their headquarters, adding more than 4700 square feet to their office space and production area in Cranberry Township. “We needed more space for our growing business," said MECCO President Dave Sweet. Read more

MECCO Announces New Logo and Tagline

MECCO, a leader in the part marking and traceability industry, has launched a new logo and tagline to communicate the company’s commitment and dedication to being the premier partner in integrating marking and traceability. Read more

MECCO Accepted as Rockwell Automation Encompass Partner

MECCO’s EtherMark-enabled products have been accepted into the Rockwell Automation Encompass™ Program as a referenced product. EtherMark is the first commercially available Rockwell Encompass Partner solution for laser and dot peen marking systems to connect/ communicate directly with factory PLC Read more

MECCO Talks Helping Customers, 125 Years on Our Region’s Business

Our Regions Business
Dave Sweet, President of Mecco Marking & Traceability, recently appeared on an episode of Our Region's Business, a Sunday morning business affairs television show for the Pittsburgh area, to talk about the long history of the company in the region. Read more

Celebrating 125 Years of Direct Part Marking

Founded in 1889 as M.E. Cunningham Co., Mecco® Marking & Traceability is celebrating 125 years in business. Mecco® celebrates its long history of innovation and service to its customers. Read more

Virtual Product Support Launched for Dot Peen, Laser Troubleshooting & Training

Virtual Product Support Preview Screen
MECCO has launched “VPS“: a new online product support portal that gives customers 24-7 access to training and troubleshooting videos. Building upon the world-class service that MECCO offers, this digital format for getting support provides customers with a valuable online tool. Read more

Business Profiled in New North Business Matters

The July 2013 issue of New North Business Matters features a profile of Mecco Marking & Traceability and the transformation that the company has undergone throughout its history. This transformation has seen a great change in technology for both the marking and the traceability of parts. Read more

Bumpy Barcoding Case Study Published in Modern Machine Shop

Find out how this company achieved individual parts traceability throughout the production line. The bar coding of finished products is an effective and widespread tool for managing inventory and distribution, expediting work-in-process and simplifying warranty fulfillment. Read more
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