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Since our earliest days as a small Baltimore machine shop, we have remained focused on customer needs. Learn more about how we've earned our reputation for quality, ingenuity and value - conducting business and innovating in a way that would make our founders proud.

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Since 1910, BLACK+DECKER has been setting the standard for innovation and design of power tools, outdoor yard care equipment, and home products. The inventor of the first portable electric drill with pistol grip and trigger switch, BLACK+DECKER has evolved from a small machine shop in Baltimore, Maryland to a global manufacturing powerhouse with a broad line of quality products used in and around the home. 

When home owners have work to get done, they trust that BLACK+DECKER’s products will do the job efficiently and reliably. This is where you’ll find information on the latest news from BLACK+DECKER. Whether we’re launching products, sharing company news, or announcing contests, awards or events, you’ll have all of the details, images, and videos available here.

  2. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces New Circular Saw
  3. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces 4V MAX* Lithium Ion ROTO-BIT™ Storage Screwdriver
  4. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces SMARTECH™ Technology
  5. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces New Lithium Ion Vacuums with SMARTECH™ Sensing Features
  6. BLACK+DECKER™ Launches POWERCOMMAND™ Outdoor Power Tools
  7. No Loss of Suction† with New BLACK+DECKER™ Stick Vacs
  8. New Compact and Durable BLACK+DECKER™ Bluetooth Speaker Provides High Performance Sound
  9. BLACK+DECKER™ Expands Line of 40V MAX* Lawn & Garden Tools
  10. Smooth Things Over with Ultra Compact Sanders
  11. Power Through Woodcutting with New Cordless and Corded Chainsaws
  12. Switch It Up with the New 4V MAX* Lithium Pivot Screwdriver