Stanley 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.

Make Where We Sell: A Winning Strategy


Stanley Black & Decker became the global leader in tools by building innovative solutions and tools for more than 175 years. All this time, innovation and excellence have been the cornerstones of our success, and we are proud to continue the tradition by developing and manufacturing the next generation of ground-breaking products and services to keep our customers working.

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Innovation has been an essential driver in the growth and success of our business for many decades. It is embedded in our DNA, and our brands are recognized for being ahead of the curve when it comes to outstanding product development and smart, ground-breaking advancements. We push the boundaries of what is possible, and have created a powerful culture of breakthrough innovation, with teams across our enterprise collaborating to invent unique solutions that disrupt and redefine traditional market.