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information that you should consider before investing in the notes. You should read this entire prospectus supplement, the accompanying prospectus and the documents incorporated by reference carefully, including the section entitled Risk
Factors in our annual report on Form 10-K, as may be supplemented by subsequently filed Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, and our financial statements and the notes thereto incorporated by reference into this prospectus supplement and the
accompanying prospectus before making an investment decision. Unless otherwise indicated or the context otherwise requires, all references in this prospectus supplement to the Company, Stanley, we,
our, us, or similar terms mean Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. and its subsidiaries.
Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. was founded in 1843 by Frederick T. Stanley and
incorporated in 1852. We are a diversified global provider of hand tools, power tools and accessories, industrial tools and automotive tools and equipment, mechanical access solutions, electronic security solutions and technology-based (engineered)
fastening systems. Stanley®, Black & Decker® and DeWalt® along with the
family of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. brands are recognized around the world for quality, innovation and value and are among the worlds most trusted brands.
Our principal executive office is located at 1000 Stanley Drive, New Britain, Connecticut 06053 and our telephone number is (860) 225-5111.