Celebrating a job well done in CDIY

Our CDIY accomplishments in 2009 were many, and we are proud to have been recognized with awards from our customers and for our products, but also for the safety of our plants.

Customer Awards:

  • Do It Best, Vendor of the Year
  • National Hardware Show, Golden Hand Tools Award

Product Awards:

  • Wood Magazine, Editor's Choice Award, New Stanley Sweetheart Hand Planes
  • Popular Mechanics Magazine, Tool Test Winner (Depth), Stanley CT10 Construction Stapler
  • Home Improvement Executive, Innovation Award, FatMax Chalk Reels
  • Home Improvement Executive, Innovation Award, Snips
  • Better Homes & Gardens, DIY Tool Kit Award
  • Popular Mechanics Magazine, 50 Tools We Can't Live Without
  • Wood Magazine, Wise Buy Award, Finish Tool Combo Kit
  • Popular Mechanics Magazine, Tool Test Winner, (Range), Bostitch T6 Squeeze Tacker
  • Fine Woodworking, Annual Tool Buyer's Guide, Editor's Choice Best Overall, September 2009


  • Cheraw, South Carolina
    • State of South Carolina recognition for Health & Safety, 2,000,000 hours without a Lost Time Recordable Injury
    • State of South Carolina Recognition for Environmental Excellence
  • Kannapolis Distribution Center
    • DOL/OSHA SHARP Award for Safety
  • Puebla, Mexico
    • National Government Certification for Family Awareness
    • Federal EPA Recognition for Environmental Excellence
    • Federal Government Recognition for Health & Safety Performance
  • Wroclaw, Poland
    • European Union Health & Safety Excellence Award

Learn more about how the Stanley Fulfillment System helps us create award-winning work.

Download a full copy of the 2009 Stanley Black & Decker Annual Report To Shareholders, which includes the Letter to Shareholders, Stanley Financial Summaries and the Stanley 10-K. You can also download a copy of the 2009 Black & Decker 10-K.

Watch the CDIY video to learn more about our Construction & Do-It-Yourself business.

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