For more than 40 years, Accede Mold & Tool has specialized in complex and precision state-of-the-art moldmaking for the plastic injection molding industry. We go beyond traditional mold building to offer value-added solutions to meet our customer’s most demanding challenges.

Accede provides consistent, carefully planned solutions for each program phase, from research and development to full turn-key system integration solutions.

Accede’s innovative mold concepts, manufacturing experience, and full-service global support set us apart from other mold builders, foreign or domestic. We understand that the job is not complete until our customer’s needs are met.

About Us

Established in 1981 just outside of Rochester, NY, USA, Accede has matured into a global leader in mold solutions.  We invite you to explore our “About Us” page to learn of our history, training, and corporate culture.


Accede’s experience in many facets of moldmaking allows us to maintain a diversified list of core competencies.  We are proud and grateful to be a supplier for a wide array of markets.  Explore our “Industries” page to learn more about the markets we serve.

Tooling Mastery

Accede has the experience and capabilities to offer customers the latest in automation solutions, multi-shot, rotating cube, lift and rotate, in-mold close, stack, unscrewing, high cavitation, and other design platforms.  Explore our “Tooling Mastery” gallery to view more.

Service Excellence

Accede provides service beyond custom mold designs and builds. This includes turn-key systems integration, R&D, in-house mold sampling & inspection, clean room, and process validation.  Explore our “Service Excellence” page to find out how we can help.

Germany Shines Bright for Accede’s Moldmaker

Germany Shines Bright for Accede’s Moldmaker

Being a seasoned moldmaker has its perks. As a lead moldmaker, one of the perks is the opportunity to travel for your position. Ken Whitney, a 19-year Accede Mold & Tool veteran, recently journeyed to Aachen, Germany, to conduct maintenance on a customer’s mold. Accompanying Ken this time was one of our finest and newest mold makers, Joe Grieco. Joe received his Moldmaker Certification by participating in the extensive and advanced Accede Machinist & Mold Maker Training Program.

ACCEDE prides itself on best-in-class mold building. Inclusive is the service and maintenance provided to our customers. A great way to continue this excellence is by promoting continued learning. Because of the German trip, (more…)

“When Mold Building Clicks.”

“When Mold Building Clicks.”

How do you get younger students excited about manufacturing? You let them see firsthand how fun and fascinating it is. On November 28, 2022, Accede Mold & Tool demonstrated their knowledge and passion for the industry by conducting a tour for local junior and senior high school students. Bob Coyne, Executive Director of Rochester Technology and Manufacturing Association (RTMA), in conjunction with the Finger Lakes Youth Apprenticeship Program (FLYAP), helps to facilitate the next generation of manufacturing professionals. They accomplish this by connecting students to local companies such as ACCEDE for job shadowing and co-op opportunities. We were honored to be given the opportunity to present the exciting world of plastic injection mold building.

Leading the tour was Mitchell Fox, ACCEDE Lead Moldmaker. He expressed his enthusiasm by saying, “Events such as these are the first step to increasing (more…)

Women Breaking The Mold 2022: Inspiration. Enlightenment. Humility.

Inspiration. Enlightenment. Humility.

I was asked to write a reflection piece after my attendance at the 2022 Plastics News & Rubber News Women Breaking the Mold Conference on November 14-15. Three words summarize my feelings about the event: inspiration, enlightenment, and humility. For two days, I was surrounded by the most influential and knowledgeable women in this industry, gaining an education that goes beyond the “how to”. I took away a renewed desire to achievement and the confidence to know I can.

This year’s theme was “Finding Your Voice”. I discovered that finding your voice as a woman in business and the workplace is much more than just speaking up. It goes to the very core of who you are as a person and a professional. While in Nashville, I listened to numerous presenters speak about their successes – in essence, how they found their voice. How they navigate through the waters of a male-dominated industry, balancing life & work, and how the relationships they build along the way are vital. (more…)



May 6-10, 2024:
Orange County Convention Center
Orlando, Florida
Booth #: W381

For more information, visit HERE.

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