NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Oct. 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), an S&P 500 global diversified industrial company, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Tools business of Newell Brands (“Newell Tools”), which includes the highly attractive industrial cutting, hand tool and power tool accessory brands Irwin® and Lenox®, for $1.95 billion in cash Read more

East Longmeadow, Mass. – hilmor®, innovative HVAC/R Tool Manufacturer, has announced the commencement of the third annual Retool Your Future Scholarship Contest. The contest has received more than a thousand student entries from hundreds of trade schools over the last two years since its origin, successfully supporting the next generation of HVAC/R technicians. Designed to Read more

When on a job, technicians need their tools to adapt quickly to the situation at hand. Wires constantly require cutting, stripping and crimping. Nuts and bolts come in various shapes and sizes, and some materials are harder to grip than others, calling for a more precise jaw bite. Furthermore, using tools for an extended period Read more

hilmor® Launches Second Annual Retool Your Future Scholarship Competition HVAC/R Tool Manufacturer Expands Scholarship Essay Competition to Canada and Adds Three Additional Grand Prizes EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass., July 1, 2014 — Following its inaugural year success, hilmor is excited to announce the return of the Retool Your Future scholarship program. Designed to help current and Read more

hilmor Orbital Flare Tool Hand tools are the lifeblood of any mechanic. Whether installing HVAC jobs, servicing plumbing or hydronics a solid tool inventory is a must for us contractors. According to their website, hilmor began in 1926 with only a tube bender. In January of 2013 we here at The Hub learned they were Read more