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Stanley Black & Decker is a purpose-driven industrial organization headquartered in Connecticut, USA. With 58,000 employees in more than 60 countries, the company is for the makers and innovators, the craftsmen and the caregivers, and those doing the hard work to make our world a better place. Stanley Black & Decker aims to create a more sustainable world by supporting the growth of vocational and trade skills, STEAM education, and makerspace programming.

“Stanley Black & Decker is proud to support WorldSkills as a Global Premium Partner. We believe the WorldSkills organization is encouraging growth in high-value vocational trades and preparing our future global workforce in a way that no other organization today is equipped to do, and we look forward to continued support of WorldSkills and its competitor teams in the future,” said Tim Perra, Vice President, Public Affairs

Stanley Black & Decker operates the world’s largest tools and storage business, featuring iconic brands such as Black & Decker, Bostitch, Craftsman, DeWalt, Facom, Irwin, Lenox, Porter Cable and Stanley; the world’s second largest commercial electronic security company; and operates a leading engineered fastening business, as well as oil & gas and infrastructure businesses. Learn more at