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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.

  1. BLACK+DECKER™ Supports Habitat for Humanity®
  2. BLACK+DECKER™ Unleashes Cordless Vacuums Designed for Pet Owners
  3. BLACK+DECKER™ Introduces New Lithium Ion Wet/Dry Hand Vacuums
  4. Best-Selling BLACK+DECKER™ MOUSE® Detail Sander is Now Cordless
  5. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces 60V MAX* Outdoor Products
  6. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces SMARTECH™ Robotic Vacuums
  7. BLACK+DECKER™ Introduces Third Generation Steam-Mop™
  9. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces New Circular Saw
  10. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces 4V MAX* Lithium Ion ROTO-BIT™ Storage Screwdriver
  11. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces SMARTECH™ Technology
  12. BLACK+DECKER™ Announces New Lithium Ion Vacuums with SMARTECH™ Sensing Features