Español en el sitio de trabajo | Spanish on the Jobsite

Spanish on the Jobsite or Spanish in the Workplace Español en el sitio de trabajo o en español en el lugar de trabajo According to a 2012 Pew Center poll, nearly one-third of Hispanics speak and read English “very well” or “pretty well.” Among third-generation Hispanics, the number climbs to 96%. So, with each new […]

Milwaukee Tool Acquires Empire Level

Milwaukee Tool announced the acquisition of the Empire Level business based in Mukwonago, Wisconsin. Steeped in history dating back to 1919, Empire Level is a fully integrated solutions provider in the Layout and Measurement product categories. Empire is the leading US manufacturer of levels, squares, layout tools, and safety and utility tape. “From the invention […]

Makita 7 1/4″ 36V Circular Saw Preview

MAKITA DELIVERS WORLD’S FIRST 7-1/4″ CIRCULAR SAW POWERED BY TWO 18V BATTERIES New XSH01X/Z delivers the cutting performance of a corded saw. La Mirada, CA – Makita has delivered a new industry standard with the 18V X2 LXT® Lithium-Ion (36V) Cordless 7-1/4″ Circular Saw. The new XSH01X/Z is the world’s first cordless 7-1/4″ circular saw […]

DEWALT® Launches 20V MAX* Compact Band Saw

DEWALT® Launches New 20V MAX* Lithium Ion Compact Band Saw for Metal-Cutting Applications TOWSON, Md. (February 3, 2013) –DEWALT expands its 20V MAX* line of cordless power tools with the launch of the new 20V MAX* band saw (DCS371). This lightweight and compact saw weighs only 9.4 lbs (with battery), and is only 15” long. […]

2014 Bosch Tools Press Event

Bosch Innovation Experience at 2014 World of Concrete in Las Vegas Last week I attended the World of Concrete Show in Las Vegas on behalf of Tool Skool.  I’ve always heard very good things about this particular trade show, but have never had the opportunity to attend before now.  The JSHA PR and Marketing Team, […]

Milwaukee® M18™ Blower

Milwaukee® M18™ Blower Delivers the Fastest Jobsite Cleanup Compact Blower Model 0884-20 MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool Corporation continues to expand its M18™ LITHIUM-ION system with the introduction of the new M18™ Compact Blower.  Optimized for common construction debris, the new compact blower offers a faster, more efficient way to clean up the job site. […]

Paslode Launches 2 Year Service Promise

Paslode Launches 2 Year Service Promise Users to enjoy a No Cost, No Questions Asked policy for service on eligible cordless systems The tool business can be a tough game in which to compete.  Companies find they not only need to manufacture top quality products, but also need to offer an exceptional service experience for […]

New Bosch 8-Inch Sliding Compound Miter Saw

Bosch Delivers Ultimate Portability with New 8-Inch Sliding Compound Miter Saw CM8S provides convenient, comfortable, easy solution for jobsite cuts Mount Prospect, Ill., January 7, 2014 – Bosch Power Tools is answering user demands for a portable, lightweight compact saw with the launch of the Bosch CM8S 8-Inch Single Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw. At […]

DeWALT Tools of the Brave

DeWALT Brings Cordless Tool Production Back to the USA Leading Toolmaker Ramps up Production in Carolinas for Power Tools to Be Built in America with Materials from around the Globe From Tool Skool: One of the things we often hear asked by editors, writers and producers at the various trade shows and tool media events […]

Pro Tool Innovation Awards

2013 Pro Tool Innovation Awards From our Friends at ProToolReviews.com What are the 2013 Pro Tool Innovation Awards? Introducing the FIRST EVER 2013 Pro Tool Innovation Awards, brought to you by Pro Tool Reviews.  What makes one tool more innovative than another?  Is it lighter, faster, or just the perfect color?  Is there a tool […]