Tool Brands: Who Keeps Them Going Top (Updating List)

Tool Brands of Sears Holdings (KCD IP, LLC)

Headquartered in Hoffman Estates, Illinois.
KCD IP, LLC is created by Sears Holdings.

Tool Brands that Sears (KCD IP LLC) Owned: Craftsman and DieHard.

  • Craftsman

  • A line of tools, lawn and garden equipment, and work wear controlled by Sears Holdings. The brand is owned by KCD IP, LLC

    • Product Category of Craftsman
    • With over 80 product categories and 6,000+ products for builders, DIYers.

    • Some points about Craftsman tools
      • Craftsman power tools:
      • – TTI (some Craftsman power tools are developed and produced by TTI)
        – Chervon (some Craftsman power tools are produced by Chervon)
        – Black & Decker (Craftsman Matrix modular power tools mainly)
        – Bosch (such as Dremel-style rotary tools)

      • Craftsman’s hand tools:
      • – Apex Tool Group/ Danaher (major OEM of mechanics tools)
        – Vaughan (OEM of hammers)
        – Stride (for wire strippers)
        – Knipex (adjustable pliers)
        – Keter (tool boxes)
        – Waterloo (tool chests and cabinets)
        – Western Forge (such as screwdrivers and pliers)

  • DieHard

  • A premium brand of automotive battery marketed by Sears Holdings retailers, including Sears and Kmart. The brand is owned by KCD IP, LLC.

Tool Brands of Stanley Black & Decker

“A world-leading provider of tools and storage, commercial electronic security and engineered fastening systems”

Headquarters: New Britain, CT 06053

Top Tool Brands of Stanley Black & Decker.

Construction and DIY

  • Black & Decker: Power tools and accessories, lawn and garden tools, cleaning equipment
  • Bostitch: Tools, fasteners, compressors & accessories
  • Dewalt: Cordless drills, woodworking tools and power tools
  • Porter Cable: Woodworking tools, cordless power tools and more


  • Proto: industrial tools
  • Mac Tools: Automotive mechanics and technicians quality tools and equipment
  • Powers: Quality anchoring and fastening products
  • Sidchrome: Tool kits, socket sets, spanner sets, air tools and more
  • USAG: part of the French Group Facom Tools
  • Vidmar: Manufacturer of industrial and modular storage solutions