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11/09/17Stanley Black & Decker Names Dr. Mark Maybury Company's First Chief Technology Officer
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Nov. 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) has named Dr. Mark Maybury to the newly created position of Chief Technology Officer. Maybury joins the organization from The MITRE Corporation, where he held a variety of strategic technology leadership roles over 27 years. At Stanley Black & Decker, Maybury will form a small, agile team to work across the company's businesses and functions to advise and counsel management on technological threats and op... 
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11/07/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The 2017 Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Nov. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Don Allan, Executive Vice President and CFO, at the 2017 Goldman Sachs Industrials Conference in Boston, MA on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM ET. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the webs... 
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11/01/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The Baird 2017 Global Industrial Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Nov. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Jim Loree, President and CEO, at the Baird 2017 Global Industrial Conference in Chicago, IL on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 10:30 AM CT. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the website and will be... 
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10/31/17Stanley Black & Decker To Open New 300,000 Sq. Ft. Manufacturing Facility in Mission, TX
MISSION, Texas, Oct. 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced that the world's largest tools and storage company will open a new manufacturing facility in Mission, TX. The company has signed a lease on a nearly 300,000 square foot facility that will make DEWALT power tool products. The facility will eventually support approximately 450 new jobs in the region and is expected to begin operations in early 2018. "The opening of our third manufacturing facil... 
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10/24/17Stanley Black & Decker Reports 3Q 2017 Results
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Oct. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced third quarter 2017 financial results. 3Q'17 Revenues Totaled $3.3 Billion, Up 14% Versus Prior Year, With Robust Organic Growth Of 7% 3Q'17 Diluted GAAP EPS Was $1.80; Excluding M&A Related Charges, 3Q'17 Diluted EPS Was $1.95, Up 16% Versus Prior Year, Reflecting Strong Operational Performance Raising Mid-Point Of And Tightening 2017 Full Year Diluted GAAP EPS Guidance Range ... 
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10/23/17Stanley Black & Decker Elects NIKE CIO Jim Scholefield To Its Board Of Directors
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) has elected Jim Scholefield, 55, Vice President and Global Chief Information Officer of NIKE, Inc., to the company's Board of Directors. Scholefield brings the company's total number of directors to 11, including 10 independent directors, of which half are diverse. "Stanley Black & Decker is focused on accelerating its innovation efforts to enhance its track record o... 
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10/18/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces 4th Quarter Dividend
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Oct. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a regular fourth quarter cash dividend of $0.63 per common share. This extends the company's record for the longest consecutive annual and quarterly dividend payments among industrial companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, December 19, 2017 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Friday, December 1... 
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10/04/17Stanley Black & Decker Named to the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America for the Seventh Consecutive Year
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Oct. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) has been selected as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) for North America for the seventh consecutive year. Stanley Black & Decker's overall score placed the company in the 86th percentile of the DJSI, up from 83rd last year. "At Stanley Black & Decker, we recognize that we have a broader role to play in bettering our society. To us that means incorporating social responsibili... 
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09/22/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces Release Date for Third Quarter 2017 Earnings
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Sept. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) will broadcast its third quarter 2017 earnings conference call on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. The call will begin at 8:00AM ET. A news release outlining the financial results will be distributed before the market opens on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. A slide presentation, which will accompany the call, will be available at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com and will remain available after the call. The call ... 
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09/07/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The 5th Annual Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Jim Loree, President  and CEO, at the 5th Annual Morgan Stanley Laguna Conference in Dana Point, CA on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 8:45 AM PT. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the website an... 
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08/28/17Stanley Black & Decker Contributes Up To $125,000 for Hurricane Harvey Relief and Rebuilding Efforts
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Aug. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- As the images and stories of the devastation caused in Texas by Hurricane Harvey continue to mount, Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced a commitment of up to $125,000 for immediate distaster relief. The company will donate $50,000 to the American Red Cross and $25,000 to the Houston ToolBank, as well as double its Employee Matching Gifts program (matching employee gifts $2 for every $1 raised) to encourage its employees to quickly ... 
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08/17/17Stanley Black & Decker Opens Makerspace in Towson
TOWSON, Md., Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced the grand opening of its state-of-the-art Makerspace, a 4,500-square- foot workshop dedicated to helping Stanley Black & Decker employees bring innovative new ideas to life, as well as to serving as a resource for the Greater Baltimore community to engage in meaningful maker experiences. Jeff Ansell, President of Global Tools & Storage for Stanley Black & Decker, said, "At Stanley B... 
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08/10/17Stanley Black & Decker Opens STANLEY Security Headquarters in Fishers, Ind.
FISHERS, Ind., Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced the grand opening of its STANLEY Security North America headquarters in Fishers, Indiana. The $16 million, 80,000-square-foot facility will house 350 STANLEY Security employees who will be brought together in one building from various locations throughout the Greater Indianapolis area. STANLEY Security is an approximately $2 billion provider of electronic security solutions with more than 9,000 em... 
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07/25/17Stanley Black & Decker Names Janet Link General Counsel
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., July 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today named Janet Link Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary. Link joins Stanley Black & Decker from J.C. Penney Company where she served as General Counsel. She succeeds Bruce Beatt who is retiring from the company after 17 years of service and nearly 40 years in the legal field. Link's appointment is effective immediately and Beatt will remain with the company for a transition period ext... 
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07/24/17Stanley Black & Decker Opens Stanley Security Futures Innovation Factory In Boston
BOSTON, July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced the opening of a new Breakthrough Innovation center in Boston dedicated to advancing technological innovation in the company's Stanley Security business. The Stanley Security Futures Innovation Factory is the company's 11th Innovation Center globally and will initially employ approximately 20 people in Boston's Seaport District. "We recognize that technological innovation is changing the world at an ... 
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07/24/17Stanley Black & Decker Reports 2Q 2017 Results
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., July 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced second quarter 2017 financial results. 2Q'17 Revenues Totaled $3.2 Billion, Up 10% Versus Prior Year, With Strong Organic Growth Of 7% 2Q'17 Operating Margin Rate Was 14.7%; Excluding M&A Related Charges, Operating Margin Rate Was 15.7% 2Q'17 Diluted GAAP EPS Was $1.82; Excluding M&A Related Charges, 2Q'17 Diluted EPS Was $2.01, Up 9% Versus Prior Year, Reflecting Strong Opera... 
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07/19/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces Dividend Increase To $0.63 Per Share
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a $0.05 increase of its quarterly cash dividend to $0.63 per common share. This marks the 50th consecutive annual dividend increase for the company. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Friday, September 1, 2017. Stanley Black & Decker's President and CEO, James M. Loree, commented, ... 
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06/28/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces Release Date for Second Quarter 2017 Earnings
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., June 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) will broadcast its second quarter 2017 earnings conference call on Monday, July 24, 2017. The call will begin at 8:00AM EDT. A news release outlining the financial results will be distributed before the market opens on Monday, July 24, 2017. A slide presentation, which will accompany the call, will be available at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com and will remain available after the call. The call w... 
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05/18/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The 2017 Electrical Products Group Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Jim Loree, President  and CEO, at the 2017 Electrical Products Group Conference in Longboat Key, FL on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 10:45 AM EDT. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the website and will ... 
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05/16/17Stanley Black & Decker Reaffirms Guidance And Provides Strategic Update At 2017 Investor Day
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) reaffirmed its 2017 guidance and provided a strategic update, including an update on M&A and the company's recent acquisitions of the Craftsman brand and the Lenox and Irwin businesses.  An audio webcast of the event will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com later today and will be available for 90 days. "Our... 
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05/11/17Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Announces Pricing of Equity Units Offering
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE: SWK) (the "Company") announced today that it priced its offering of 6,750,000 Equity Units (the "Units"). The Company has granted to the underwriters an option to purchase up to an additional 750,000 Units to cover over-allotments. The offering is being made under the Company's existing shelf registration statement previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") and is expected to cl... 
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05/11/17Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. Announces Equity Units Offering
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE: SWK) (the "Company") announced today its intention to offer to sell, subject to market and other conditions, 6,500,000 Equity Units (the "Units"), each with a stated amount of $100. The Company expects the Units will initially consist of an aggregate of 650,000 shares of 0% Series C Cumulative Perpetual Convertible Preferred Stock (the "Convertible Preferred Stock"), with an aggregate liquidation preference ... 
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05/10/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The 10th Annual J.P. Morgan Homebuilding & Building Products Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Don Allan, Executive Vice President  and CFO, at the 10th Annual J.P. Morgan Homebuilding & Building Products Conference in New York, NY on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 10:30 AM EDT. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webca... 
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05/09/17Stanley Black & Decker To Host 2017 Investor Day On May 16, 2017
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced today that it will audio webcast its Investor Day scheduled for Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in New York, NY. Presentations by senior management will be webcast beginning at 9:00 AM EDT and concluding at approximately 1:00 PM EDT. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the websi... 
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05/08/17Daniel Suárez and No. 19 STANLEY Team Race for a Miracle This Weekend
Suárez Joins Campaign to Race for $1 Million to Donate to Children's Miracle Network Hospitals through the Ace Hardware Foundation. KANSAS CITY, Kan., May 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This weekend at Kansas Speedway, every driver will be racing for a win. But Daniel Suárez and the No. 19 STANLEY Toyota Camry team, are racing for much more - $1 Million for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals (CMN Hospitals). This exciting opportunity is a big part of STANLEY's Annual "Racing for a Miracle" ca... 
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05/03/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The 2017 Wells Fargo Industrials Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., May 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Don Allan, Executive Vice President  and CFO, at the 2017 Wells Fargo Industrials Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday, May 09, 2017 at 10:35 AM ET. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the website and w... 
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04/21/17Stanley Black & Decker Reports 1Q 2017 Results
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., April 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced first quarter 2017 financial results. 1Q'17 Revenues Totaled $2.8 Billion, Up 5% Versus Prior Year, Fueled By 5% Organic Growth 1Q'17 Operating Margin Rate Expanded 50 Basis Points To 13.6%; Excluding M&A Related Charges, Operating Margin Rate Expanded 110 Basis Points To A Record 1Q Rate Of 14.2% 1Q'17 Diluted GAAP EPS Was $2.59; Excluding M&A Related Charges And Gain On Div... 
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04/20/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces 2nd Quarter Dividend
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., April 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a regular second quarter cash dividend of $0.58 per common share. This extends the company's record for the longest consecutive annual and quarterly dividend payments among industrial companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Wednesday, June 7... 
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04/04/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces Release Date for First Quarter 2017 Earnings
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) will broadcast its first quarter 2017 earnings conference call on Friday, April 21, 2017. The call will begin at 8:00AM ET. A news release outlining the financial results will be distributed before the market opens on Friday, April 21, 2017. A slide presentation, which will accompany the call, will be available at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com and will remain available after the call. The call will be... 
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03/10/17Stanley Black & Decker Completes Acquisition Of Newell Brands' Tools Business
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., March 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), an S&P 500 global diversified industrial company, announced today that it has successfully completed its acquisition of the Tools business of Newell Brands ("Newell Tools") for $1.95 billion in cash. This transaction was originally announced on October 12, 2016. Stanley Black & Decker's President and Chief Executive Officer, James M. Loree commented, "With the completion of the Newell Tools acquisition, we ... 
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03/09/17Stanley Black & Decker Completes Purchase Of Craftsman Brand From Sears Holdings
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., March 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), an S&P 500 global diversified industrial company, announced today that it has successfully completed its purchase of the Craftsman brand from Sears Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: SHLD) ("Sears Holdings") for a net present value of approximately $900 million in cash, giving Stanley Black & Decker the right to develop, manufacture and sell Craftsman-branded products outside the Sears Holdings and Sears Hometown & ... 
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02/28/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The Raymond James 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Feb. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Don Allan, Executive Vice President  and CFO, at the Raymond James 38th Annual Institutional Investors Conference in Orlando, FL on Monday, March 06, 2017 at 9:15 am ET. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be pro... 
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02/23/17Stanley Black & Decker Completes Sale Of Majority Of Its Mechanical Security Businesses To dormakaba
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Feb. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK), an S&P 500 global diversified industrial company, announced today it has completed the previously announced sale of the majority of its Mechanical Security businesses to dormakaba for $725 million in cash.  This transaction was originally announced on December 21, 2016. As previously disclosed, this transaction is expected to generate after-tax cash proceeds of approximately $700 million. Also, the company e... 
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02/16/17Stanley Black & Decker To Present At The 2017 Barclays Industrial Select Conference
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Feb. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) invites investors and the general public to listen to a webcast of a presentation by Don Allan, Executive Vice President and CFO, at the 2017 Barclays Industrial Select Conference in Miami Beach, FL on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 10:55 am ET. The live webcast will be available in the "Investors" section of the company's website at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. A replay of the webcast will be provided on the... 
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02/15/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces 1st Quarter Dividend
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Feb. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced today that its Board of Directors approved a regular first quarter cash dividend of $0.58 per common share. This extends the company's record for the longest consecutive annual and quarterly dividend payments among industrial companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange.  The dividend is payable on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on Wednesday, March 1, 2... 
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01/26/17Stanley Black & Decker Reports Full Year And 4Q 2016 Results
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Jan. 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced full year and fourth quarter 2016 financial results. Full Year Revenues Totaled $11.4 Billion, Up 2% Versus Prior Year, As 4% Organic Growth Was Partially Offset By 2% Currency Impact Full Year Diluted GAAP EPS Was $6.51, Up 10% From 2015 As Strong Operational Performance More Than Offset Approximately $155 Million Of Currency Headwinds  2016 Free Cash Flow Of $1.1 Billion And Free Cash... 
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01/06/17Stanley Black & Decker Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., Jan. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) will broadcast its fourth quarter and full year 2016 earnings conference call on Thursday, January 26, 2017. The call will begin at 8:00AM ET. A news release outlining the financial results will be distributed before the market opens on Thursday, January 26, 2017. A slide presentation which will accompany the call will be available at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com and will remain available after the call. ... 
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01/05/17Stanley Black & Decker Reaches Agreement To Purchase Craftsman Brand From Sears Holdings
- Stanley Black & Decker to develop, manufacture and sell Craftsman-branded products in non-Sears Holdings channels - Sears Holdings to continue sourcing and selling Craftsman-branded products in all its retail channels under perpetual license agreement - Agreement consists of $525 million cash payment at closing, $250 million at end of year three, and annual payments to Sears Holdings of between 2.5% and 3.5% on new Stanley Black & Decker sales of Craftsman products through year 1... 
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