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Celebrating its 100-year Anniversary in 2012, ITW (NYSE: ITW) is a Fortune 200 global diversified industrial manufacturer  of value-added consumables and specialty equipment with related service businesses.

ITW rang NYSE closing bell on August 9th

Posted by on Aug 9, 2012 in News | 0 comments

ITW rang NYSE closing bell on August 9th

Continuing the celebration of ITW’s 100-year anniversary, on August 9, ITW had the honor of ringing the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange. This was tremendous honor for the company as David B. Speer, chairman and CEO, joined Harold B. Smith, Jr., great-grandson of the company’s founder as well as other company executives at the closing bell ringing.

For more information about this special event, or to view the live webcast of the closing bell, please visit: http://www.nyse.com/events/1344416390769.html.

ITW Shakeproof ClearDrive Recess Fastener is a finalist for the 2012 Automotive News PACE Awards

Posted by on Apr 4, 2012 in News | 0 comments

ITW Shakeproof ClearDrive Recess Fastener is a finalist for the 2012 Automotive News PACE Awards

Elgin, ILLINOIS—(January 6, 2012)— ITW Shakeproof’s ClearDrive Recess fastener has been named as a finalist for the 2012 Automotive News PACE awards.

“Innovations in this industry need to provide value to both the supplier and automaker.  Our ClearDrive Recess solves an industry wide problem leading to its acceptance across our OEM and Tier customers,” said Seina Savoji, General Manager, ITW Shakeproof.  “Shakeproof has a long history of innovations and we are honored to be one of the finalists for this year’s PACE award.”