Health care professionals and other employees working at senior living communities are on the frontline of caring for a group that is extremely vulnerable to COVID-19: our seniors. These communities have a pressing need for PPE supplies to deliver safe and effective care.
June 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Stanley Black & Decker and Discovery Education announce the winners of the 2020 Making for Good Challenge. Working in teams of 2-4, high school students nationwide created 60-90 second videos outlining innovative solutions to societal or environmental needs.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., June 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ – 3BL Media has named Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE:SWK) to its annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens ranking, recognizing outstanding environmental, social and governance (ESG) transparency and performance among the 1,000 largest, U.S. public companies. This is Stanley Black & Decker’s first appearance on the list, with the company ranking #45 overall and #6 in the Capital Goods Industry.
Innovative STEAM Solutions to Societal & Environmental Issues Earns Students One-of-a-Kind Virtual Mentorship Opportunity and $30,000 in Prizing
SILVER SPRINGS, Md., Monday, June 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Stanley Black & Decker and Discovery Education announce the winners of the 2020 Making for Good Challenge. Working in teams of 2-4, high school students nationwide created 60-90 second videos outlining innovative solutions to societal or environmental needs.
NADI™, an eco-friendly, low cost solar-powered water pump that provides reliable irrigation for agricultural applications and the first product marketed under the company’s STANEY EARTH™ brand, has been named as a finalist for Fast Company’s 2020 World Changing Ideas Awards in the Developing World Technology category.
April 16, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Stanley Black & Decker today announced that the company is collaborating with Ford and 3M to supply a DEWALT portable battery solution for their new Powered Air-Purifying Respirators (PAPR), which will be used to help protect healthcare professionals on the front line as they treat patients of the COVID-19 pandemic.
NEW BRITAIN, Conn., April 14, 2020 /3BL Media/ – Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced a $10+ million comprehensive COVID-19 philanthropic outreach program to help its communities and employees around the world combat the effects of the pandemic. In alignment with the company’s purpose, “For Those Who Make The World,” the program encompasses:
March 13, 2020 /3BL Media/ - In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8, Stanley Black & Decker announced that it has joined the Paradigm for Parity® movement, a coalition of business leaders dedicated to addressing the leadership gender gap in corporate America. As part of the company’s participation, Stanley Black & Decker is supporting Paradigm for Parity’s call to action for gender parity in corporate leadership by 2030.
February 6, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced that it received a perfect score of 100 percent on the 2020 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) and has been named as a Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality for the second consecutive year.
Compiled by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation, the CEI is the United States’ top benchmarking survey and report measuring corporate policies and practices related to LGBTQ workplace equality. Stanley Black & Decker is one of approximately 680 major U.S. businesses that also earned a perfect score this year.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has named Stanley Black & Decker Best Corporate Steward as part of its 2019 Citizens Awards.
February 4, 2020 /3BL Media/ - Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) today announced that it has again been recognized by environmental impact nonprofit CDP for its climate action and water security leadership.
The company was named to the CDP ‘A List’ for climate change and water security for the second consecutive year, and it has achieved CDP Leadership Status for seven consecutive years. Stanley Black & Decker is one of only 35 U.S.-based companies to score an “A” on the study for climate change and one of only 14 to score an “A” for water security.