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World's largest tool maker bringing major manufacturing plant, 500 jobs to DFW

Evan Hoopfer
World's largest tool maker bringing major manufacturing plant, 500 jobs to DFW

Stanley Black & Decker, the world's largest tool maker, will soon begin construction on a major manufacturing plant in the AllianceTexas development in Fort Worth, the company announced Wednesday morning. The facility will serve the company's CRAFTSMAN tool brand, which it acquired in 2017. The AllianceTexas plant will be the first new CRAFTSMAN facility in many years, said Jim Loree, Stanley Black & Decker Inc. (NYSE: SWK) president and chief executive.