Apex Tool Group was formed in July 2010 as a joint venture combining two premier tool manufacturers, Danaher Tool Group and Cooper Tools. Now operating as one, Apex Tool Group offers industrial, commercial, and do-it-yourself customers an unparalleled selection of over 30 leading brands, including Crescent, GearWrench, Armstrong, Weller, Lufkin and Wiss. Guided by a strong team of seasoned industry executives, ATG is dedicated to providing its customers with outstanding products, timely delivery, and customer service that is second to none. Our commitment to product innovation is achieved by listening to our customers and continuous improvement in everything we do.
In October 2012, Danaher Corporation and Cooper Industries announced the sale of Apex Tool Group to Bain Capital. This transaction closed on February 1, 2013 when Bain Capital completed the purchase of Apex Tool Group.
Apex Tool Group’s revenue size globally is US$1.6b, about 8,800 employees, and its operations are locate