Mergers and Acquisitions

Track Saws for Deck Builders

As good as you might think you are with a circular saw, you'll make quicker and... More

Huttig Picks Up Azek Distribution

Huttig Building Products will distribute the full line of Azek exterior products. More

Attention OSH Shoppers!

Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH) recently declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy and Lowes came in with an offer. More

Don't Bogart This ENL

You know what I'm talking about. More

Coming to a Lumber Yard or Supplier Near You

A few weeks back a fellow editor asked if I planned to cover the announcement of a... More

DeWalt Takes on Hilti?

Late last week DeWalt's parent company, Stanley Black & Decker, purchased Powers Fasteners. More

Foul Weather Work Wear

It rains a lot in the Pacific Northwest and we can't stop working just because it is wet. I don't mind working in the rain, but I do mind being uncomfortable – so for me, good rain gear is an important part of my tool kit. More

Stanley Sells the Delta Brand

Delta Power Equipment Corporation, will be based in Anderson, South Carolina – which is home to the U.S. branch of Techtronic Industries (TTI). The connection goes beyond a shared geography; Delta will be led by former TTI executives Bryan Whiffen (President) and Norm MacDonald (Vice President). Headquartered in Hong Kong, TTI owns Milwaukee, Ryobi, and Homelite, and has a licensing agreement to produce some of Emerson's Ridgid brand tools. More

New Milwaukee Tools–The Very Latest

I visited the Milwaukee Electric Tools headquarters in Brookfield, Wisconsin last... More

Under the Umbrella

Watching the tool industry consolidate under larger and larger umbrellas is a... More

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