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Sep 18, 2013, 16:59 ET Please Join Us for ITW's 2013 Investor Meeting

Please note that ITW's Annual Meeting for Investors will be held Friday, December 6, 2013 at the Hotel Sofitel New York, 45 West 44th Street,...


Dec 04, 2012, 06:08 ET United Silicone Offers Foil At A Low Order, No Line Item Minimum

 United Silicone, an ITW Decorating Company, provides quality pigmented and metallic foils for hot stamping applications. Hot stamping is a...


Nov 18, 2012, 12:00 ET ITW Chairman & CEO David B. Speer Passes Away; E. Scott Santi Elected CEO and Director of ITW; Robert S. Morrison Elected Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

ITW (NYSE: ITW) is deeply saddened to announce that ITW Chairman & CEO David B. Speer has passed away after an illness. He was 61. Mr. Speer...


Oct 08, 2012, 13:30 ET ITW Medical Products Announces Acquisition of Coeur Holding Company

ITW Medical Products, a division of Illinois Tool Works (NYSE: ITW), today announced it has completed the purchase of Coeur Holding Company, a...


Sep 24, 2012, 17:57 ET Please Join Us for ITW's 2012 Investor Meeting

This is a reminder that ITW's (NYSE: ITW) Annual Meeting for Investors will be held Friday, December 14, 2012 at the Hotel Sofitel New York,...


Jul 17, 2012, 06:12 ET New Christie Ventures Features a new Patent Pending Product at PANTS

 New Christie Ventures will showcase the ITW United Silicone's patent pending product design at PANTS the Penn Atlantic Nursery...


Jul 10, 2012, 08:52 ET ITW United Silicone Expands Decorating Equipment into the Lawn and Garden Marketplace

 ITW United Silicone, announced today the product launch and the first installation  of the Evolution Grower's Edition – Heat...


Jul 06, 2011, 03:05 ET ITW Gema Introduces OptiFlex2 Manual Powder Coating System

ITW Gema, the global leader in high-performance powder coating technology, announced the introduction of the OptiFlex2, the industry's most...


May 13, 2011, 08:15 ET Join the Residential BIM Alliance on LinkedIn and Twitter

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company has announced the Residential Building Information Model Alliance (RBIMA) group is now active on LinkedIn and...


Mar 25, 2011, 08:20 ET VisionREZ Awarded 2011 Constructech Top Product

For the third year in a row, Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company announced that their VisionREZ residential Building Information Modeling (BIM)...


Mar 25, 2011, 07:45 ET Ameri-CAD Named One of Constant Contact's 2010 All Stars

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company, an architectural services and software developer focused on Building Information Modeling (BIM) solutions for the...


Mar 17, 2011, 11:07 ET ITW Food Equipment Group Receives Highest Honor With 2011 ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that ITW Food Equipment Group–North America (ITW FEG) has been honored with a 2011...


Sep 29, 2010, 08:15 ET Ameri-CAD Premieres VisionREZ 2011 at BCMC Trade Show

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company will premiere its VisionREZ 2011 architectural design software solution at the 2010 Building Components...


Sep 02, 2010, 08:30 ET Ameri-CAD Releases VisionREZ 2011 with Options Management and hsbCAD Light Frame Wood Solutions

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company has officially released the 2011 version of their VisionREZ Residential Building Information Modeling (BIM)...


May 03, 2010, 08:15 ET Ameri-CAD Receives a 2009 Constant Contact All-Star Award

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company today announced that it received a 2009 All-Star Award from Constant Contact(R), Inc., a leading provider of email...


Apr 14, 2010, 08:10 ET Ameri-CAD and Construction Research Group Partner to Offer Free Residential Estimating Templates

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company and Construction Research Group (CRG) have partnered to offer the residential industry a promotional offer for six...


Mar 22, 2010, 08:15 ET Ameri-CAD Releases New Residential Services and Software Website

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company has released a new Building Information Modeling (BIM)-focused Architectural Services and Software Solutions...


Jan 29, 2010, 07:40 ET VisionREZ Named 2010 Constructech Residential Top Product

VisionREZ by Ameri-CAD, Inc. -- An ITW Company, has been named a 2010 Constructech Top Products award winner as a residential trusted product. The...


Jan 11, 2010, 08:15 ET Ameri-CAD Announces BIM Consulting & Implementation Services

Ameri-CAD, Inc. - An ITW Company has announced availability of their Concept to Production - Building Information Modeling (BIM) Consulting &...


Oct 30, 2009, 12:31 ET ITW Directors Declare Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE: ITW) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.31 cents per share or $1.24...


Jul 20, 2009, 05:20 ET There is No Better Protection Against Hurricanes Than to Be Ready Now.

Every year hurricane season sneaks up on people, but not everyone is caught off guard. Those who are ready stand a much better chance of not...


May 28, 2009, 05:20 ET Spring Into Home Improvement Projects With Ease

Spring has forever signaled a time of rebirth and starting anew. And given the current state of the economy, never before has the desire for a...


Apr 22, 2009, 09:41 ET Versatile RingMaster System Helps Craft Brewers Automate

As craft beers continue their ascent as the fastest growing segment of the U.S. market, many brewers want to expand the reach of their brands. But...


Feb 23, 2009, 08:51 ET Space Bag(R) 3 Pocket Organizer(TM) Combines Benefits of Space Saving Storage and Convenient Organization

New Compressible storage designed to make homes better organized and clutter free ITW Space Bag, manufacturer of the original Space Bag(R)...


Aug 29, 2008, 01:00 ET ITW Paslode Answers Call for Help

VERNON HILLS, Ill., Aug. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Employees of ITW Paslode, a leading producer of pneumatic and cordless fastening products for...