Welcome to the Apex Tool Group newsroom. Here you will find our latest corporate news as well as news announcements from our various hand tool and power tool brands.

If you are a member of the media and have questions for a story you are working on or would like to schedule an interview, please contact Robin Sutton, Senior Manager, Corporate Communications, | 980-209-8697 or Paul Gangarossa at | 585-899-3258.


GEARWRENCH® Named Top Pick for Tap and Die Sets by GeekWrapped

Monday, December 17, 2018

The GEARWRENCH 75-piece Ratcheting Tap and Die Set was recently featured as the 'Top Pick' for…

June 6 - PD Selects Single-Size Socket Sets

Monday, June 6, 2016

The June 2016 issue of Professional Distributor featured the new GearWrench Single-Size…

October 8 - GearWrench Impact Products Announced By ToolGuyd

Thursday, October 8, 2015 ran an extensive piece on the new GearWrench Impact Socket Sets and 80…

Apex Tool Group Acquires Niagara Tools; Canadian Tooling Manufacturer Joins to Apex’s Power and Professional Tools Business Unit

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Sparks, Maryland—August 05, 2014—Apex Tool Group announced the acquisition of specialty cutting…

Dayton Celebrates 80 Years of Making Apex® Fastener Tools

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

On November 14, Apex Tool Group’s Dayton, Ohio plant held a birthday party of major proportions…

Apex Tool Group Purchased By Bain Capital

Friday, February 1, 2013

Bain Capital Partners has completed the acquisition of Apex Tool Group, a tools…