ITW Announces Conference Call Information For 2013 First Quarter Earnings

  ITW Announces Conference Call Information For 2013 First Quarter Earnings

PR Newswire

GLENVIEW, Ill., April 2, 2013

GLENVIEW, Ill., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Illinois Tool Works Inc.
(NYSE:ITW) today announced that it will hold its 2013 first quarter conference
call on Tuesday, April 23, 2013. The conference call will begin at 9 a.m.
central time and will follow the Company's release of first quarter earnings
at 7 a.m. central time on that same day.

The conference call can be accessed by dialing 1-877-939-8822. The pass code
ITW is necessary to join the call. Participants are asked to dial in 15
minutes prior to the start of the call. Open to the public, interested
participants should contact Patty Wolf-Yoshimura at 847-657-4062, or
pwolf@itw.com, to reserve a line. The company also has made available a
playback number for the conference call. The playback telephone number is
1-800-839-1334; no pass code is necessary. The playback number will be
available until 12 midnight on May 7, 2013. The Company's synchronized slide
show accompanying the web cast audio can be accessed via its website at
www.itw.com. Interested participants should then access the investor tab.

ITW is a Fortune 150 global diversified industrial manufacturer of value-added
consumables and specialty equipment with related service businesses. The
company focuses on solid growth and strong returns across its worldwide
platforms and businesses. These businesses serve local customers and markets
around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging
markets. ITW's pro forma revenues totaled $17.0 billion in 2012, with more
than half of these revenues generated outside of the United States.

SOURCE Illinois Tool Works Inc.

Website: http://www.itw.com
Contact: Patty Wolf-Yoshimura, 847-657-4062