Stanley Black & Decker Completes Sale of Attachment Tools Business to Epiroc AB
April 01, 2024

Transaction Further Optimizes Portfolio to Deliver Long-Term Shareholder Value

NEW BRITAIN, Conn., April 1, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of STANLEY Infrastructure to Epiroc AB (Nasdaq Stockholm: EPIA) for $760 million in cash. Stanley Black & Decker expects to utilize the cash proceeds, net of modest taxes, to reduce debt.

About Stanley Black & Decker
Headquartered in the USA, Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) is a worldwide leader in Tools and Outdoor, operating manufacturing facilities globally. The company's more than 50,000 diverse and high-performing employees produce innovative end-user inspired power tools, hand tools, storage, digital jobsite solutions, outdoor and lifestyle products, and engineered fasteners to support the world's builders, tradespeople and DIYers. The company's world class portfolio of trusted brands includes DEWALT®, CRAFTSMAN®, STANLEY®, BLACK+DECKER®, and Cub Cadet®. To learn more visit:

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Forward-looking statements made herein are also subject to risks and uncertainties, described in Stanley Black & Decker's 2023 Annual Report on Form 10-K and other filings Stanley Black & Decker makes with the Securities and Exchange Commission. In addition, actual results could differ materially from those suggested by the forward-looking statements, and therefore you should not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements. Stanley Black & Decker makes no commitment to revise or update any forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances occurring or existing after the date of any forward-looking statement.

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