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June 30, 2014

Knipex Tools introduced a series of angled pliers and cutters. 

The German-made Orbis angled pliers and cutters feature an innovative 25-degree comfort angle that makes the tool a natural extension of the user’s hand, according to the manufacturer.

The 25-degree, 8-in., angled, long-nose pliers features three different-sized pulling grooves, preserving a tight grip when holding or pulling round items.

September 6, 2013

Shawn Davies is leaving his post as VP of Sofina Foods to join Kraus Canada as its president and general manager, effective Sept. 23. 

"Today is an exciting day in the history of Kraus," said Steve Malinowski, president and CEO of the Kraus Group of Companies. "I am pleased that Shawn will be joining the leadership team at Kraus."

The company cited Davies' track record of substantial sales growth, strategic acquisitions and boosting profitability, among other successes.

June 11, 2013

Jacuzzi Brands Corp. today appointed Peter Munk as president of Global Spa, a newly created role.

Munk will focus his efforts on the growth of the spa business worldwide, to include sales and marketing, engineering and product development, and global operations strategy.

Munk joined Jacuzzi in April 2011 as head of the Jacuzzi European business units, Prior to joining Jacuzzihe was president and general manager for ACCO Brands EMEA + Asia, and VP consumer products at Black & Decker Europe.

April 14, 2011

Mark Fikse has joined Stock Building Supply as the division president and general manager for the Southeast region, reporting to CEO Jeff Rea, according to a company statement. He will be responsible for business operations in North and South Carolina and Georgia. 

October 3, 2010

The opportunity for hardware stores to win in the paint category begins with convenience, but...

December 13, 2007

The Aurora, Colo.-based pro dealer has promoted Garrett Gill, a former Georgia-Pacific executive, to president...