March 5, 2012

Cologne, Germany -- From the International Hardware Fair in Cologne, Germany, a torque wrench, a cutting plier and triple-blade cutting tool earned innovation awards.

Koelnmesse, organizer of the 2012 International Hardware Fair, and the Central Hardware Trade Association (ZHH) jointly awarded the “EISEN 2012” innovation prize for the top tool products, industrial supplies, fastening and connection systems and fittings.

The winners are:

September 1, 2011

Following the launch of its Hand Tool business in 2010, Milwaukee Tool plans to launch several new products in October 2011, the company said.

The new products will fall into three new categories, which include Pliers, Snips and PEX Cutting.

April 15, 2011

Towson, Md.-based DeWalt is launching a line of hand tools that will hit the market beginning June 2011. 

The company, known for its power tools, is getting into the hand tool category for the first time with products that include utility knives, pliers, wrenches, tape measures, hammers, saws and toolboxes, among others.

September 5, 2010

If you think striking tools, cutting tools or any other member of the hand tool...

November 30, 2008

Some 900 mall-based Sears locations are selling tools from the Sheffield hardware line from Mineola,...

April 13, 2008

By their very nature, hand tools appeal to the young consumer. From hammers to handsaws,...