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Last $15.79 USD
Change Today -0.13 / -0.82%
Volume 285.3K
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712 Fifth Avenue

18th Floor

New York, NY 10019

United States

Phone: 212-957-5000


Griffon Corporation, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, engages in home and building, telephonics, and plastics businesses. Segments The company conducts its operations through three segments: Home & Building Products (HBP), Telephonics Corporation (Telephonics), and Clopay Plastic Products Company (Plastics). Home & Building Products This segment consists of two companies, The AMES Companies, Inc. (AMES) and Clopay Building Products (CBP). AMES AMES provides non-powered landscaping products that make work easier for homeowners and professionals. The company’s brand portfolio includes AMES, True Temper, Garant, UnionTools, Hound Dog, Westmix, Cyclone, Southern Patio, Northcote Pottery, Kelso, and Dynamic Design, as well as contractor-oriented brands, including Razor-Back Professional Tools and Jackson Professional Tools. AMES also sells private label branded products further enabling channel management and customer differentiation. Products: AMES is a provider of non-powered landscaping products that make work easier for homeowners and professionals. AMES manufactures and markets product portfolios in the non-powered landscaping product industry. This portfolio includes four core product categories: long handle tools, wheelbarrows, snow tools, and decorative plastic and ceramic planters. Long Handle Tools: A line of engineered tools, including shovels, spades, scoops, rakes, hoes, cultivators, weeders, post hole diggers, scrapers, edgers and forks, marketed under brand names including AMES, True Temper, UnionTools, Garant, Westmix, Cyclone, Southern Patio, Northcote Pottery and Kelso, as well as contractor-oriented brands, including Razor-Back and Jackson. Wheelbarrows: AMES designs, develops and manufactures a full line of wheelbarrows and lawn carts, primarily under the AMES, True Temper, Jackson Professional Tools, Razor-Back Professional Tools, UnionTools, Garant and Westmix brand names. Snow Tools: A line of snow tools is marketed under the True Temper and Garant brand names. The snow tool line includes shovels, pushers, roof rakes, sled sleigh shovels, scoops and ice scrapers. Planters and Lawn Accessories: AMES is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of indoor and outdoor planters and accessories, sold under the Southern Patio, Northcote Pottery and Dynamic Design brand names, as well as various private label brands. The range of planter sizes (from 6 to 32 inches) is available in various designs, colors and materials. Southern Patio is a designer and marketer of decorative landscape products. Striking Tools: Axes, picks, mattocks, mauls, wood splitters, sledgehammers and repair handles make up the striking tools product line. These products are marketed under the True Temper, Cyclone, UnionTools, Garant, Jackson Professional Tools and Razor-Back Professional Tools brand names. Hand Tools: Hammers, screwdrivers, pliers, adjustable wrenches, handsaws, tape measures, levels, clamps, and other traditional non-powered hand tools make up this product line. These products are marketed under the Trojan, Supercraft, and Eagle brand names. Pruning: The pruning line is made up of pruners, loppers, shears and other tools sold primarily under the True Temper brand name. Garden Hose and Storage: AMES offers a range of manufactured and sourced garden hoses and hose reels under the AMES, NeverLeak, Nylex and Jackson Professional Tools brand names. Customers: AMES sells products throughout North America, Australia and Europe through retail centers, including home centers and mass merchandisers, such as The Home Depot, Inc. (Home Depot); Lowe’s Companies Inc. (Lowe’s); Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (Walmart); Canadian Tire Corporation Limited; Costco Wholesale Corporation; Rona Inc.; Bunnings Warehouse (Bunnings); and Woodies. The company’s customers also include wholesale chains, including hardware stores and garden centers, such as Ace, Do-It-Best and True Value Company; and industrial distributors, such as W.W. Grainger, Inc. and ORS Nasco. Sales and Marketing: The company’s sales teams are located in Canada, Australia and Ireland. AMES maintains two distribution facilities in th


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