Channellock
1306 South Main Street 16335 Meadville, PA
1-800-724-3018 1-800-962-2583

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Honoring All Who Served

CHANNELLOCK® would like to thank and honor all of those who have served, perserving our freedoms.

Founded in 1886, Channellock, Inc. is a worldwide leader in the manufacturing of high-quality pliers and assorted hand tools. For more information on CHANNELLOCK® products, rich history, sales contacts and current news, visit CHANNELLOCK at www.channellock.com.

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Past Releases

  • Honoring All Who Served

    11/11/2016 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Achieves ISO 9001: 2015 Certification

    10/24/2016 View release
  • RICHARD SMALL WINS 13TH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® FALCON AWARD

    9/2/2016 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. FEATURING NEW PRODUCTS DURING THE 2016 NATIONAL HARDWARE SHOW

    4/28/2016 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. CELEBRATES 130 YEARS OF AMERICAN MANUFACTURING AND INNOVATION

    2/4/2016 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK 86 9" RESCUE TOOL NAMED TO THE POPULAR SCIENCE 'BEST OF WHAT’S NEW' LIST

    11/18/2015 View release
  • Channellock, Inc. Seeks Applicants For Maintenance/Reliability Engineer

    11/2/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. PROMOTES KARI FERGUSON TO PAYROLL MANAGER/ACCOUNTANT

    9/30/2015 View release
  • DAMON GROVE WINS 12TH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® FALCON AWARD

    9/16/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® ANNOUNCES ITS BIGGEST GRIDIRON GARAGE GIVEAWAY

    9/9/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. INTRODUCES THE ALL NEW 9" 86 RESCUE TOOL

    4/15/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. INTRODUCES NEW XTRA SLIM JAW ADJUSTABLE WRENCHES

    4/6/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. APPOINTS NEW VICE PRESIDENT OF MANUFACTURING & ENGINEERING

    3/30/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. AND UNITED STEELWORKERS REACH TWO-YEAR AGREEMENT

    2/16/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. PROMOTES JEFF IRWIN TO DIE SUPERVISOR

    2/13/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. HIRES NEW PAYROLL CLERK

    2/2/2015 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. NAMED MANUFACTURER OF THE YEAR

    12/5/2014 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. APPOINTS NEW PRESIDENT AND COO

    9/26/2014 View release
  • ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® TOOL TRADE-UP PROGRAM CONTINUES TO BENEFIT LOCAL 4-H AND FFA CHAPTERS

    9/9/2014 View release
  • ERICA PLYLER WINS 11TH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® FALCON AWARD

    8/22/2014 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO THREE CRAWFORD COUNTY STUDENTS

    7/10/2014 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. INTRODUCES NEW GENERAL SUPERVISOR OF FINISHED GOODS AND WAREHOUSING

    4/14/2014 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. INTRODUCES NEW COMMUNICATIONS AND TRAINING MANAGER

    10/1/2013 View release
  • ROBERT STINE WINS 10TH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® FALCON AWARD

    8/22/2013 View release
  • CALVARY BAPTIST CHRISTIAN ACADEMY SENIOR AUSTIN CALDWELL WINS ELEVENTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST

    5/15/2013 View release
  • AMERICAN-MADE CHANNELLOCK® E SERIES™ OFFERS SLEEK ALTERNATIVE TO TRADITIONAL PLIERS WITHOUT COMPROMISING QUALITY, PERFORMANCE

    5/7/2013 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. INTRODUCES ITS LARGEST, MOST POWERFUL WRENCH: CHANNELLOCK® 30” 830 ADJUSTABLE WRENCH

    1/28/2013 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. APPOINTS DARREN GILES AS PRODUCTION/PROCESS ENGINEER

    10/30/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. HONORS PERFECT ATTENDANCE ASSOCIATES

    10/16/2012 View release
  • A NEW AMERICAN ORIGINAL: CHANNELLOCK® 9” 360 PROFESSIONAL MULTI-PURPOSE WELDER’S PLIER

    10/5/2012 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Appoints Kevin Petrarca as Continuous Improvement/Quality Coordinator

    9/14/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® TOOL TRADE-UP PROMOTION RAISED OVER $1,200 TO HELP LOCAL 4-H AND FFA CHAPTERS

    9/7/2012 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Appoints Mark Putman, C.P.M., as Purchasing Manager

    9/5/2012 View release
  • Jeff Choffel Wins Ninth Annual CHANNELLOCK® Falcon Award

    8/20/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® Names Ultimate Outdoor Sweepstakes Winner

    8/9/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK Appoints Justin Barker as IT Technician

    6/22/2012 View release
  • Channellock Appoints Paul Sontheimer as Reliability Maintenance Technician

    6/18/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK RE-LAUNCHES CODE BLUE® LINE FEATURING AMERICAN-MADE GRIPS

    6/6/2012 View release
  • CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR ADRIAN LEANDRO WINS TENTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST

    6/1/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. PROMOTES ERIN BAHURINSKY TO ONLINE ACCOUNT REPRESENTATIVE/DATA COORDINATOR

    5/15/2012 View release
  • New CHANNELLOCK® 7.5" 758 Flush Cutter Offers Professionals Clean, Precise Cuts in Hard-to-Reach Spaces

    5/8/2012 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Appoints Nicole Lindsey as Sales Support Representative

    3/14/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® REVEALS GRIDIRON GARAGE GIVEAWAY WINNER

    2/1/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® ANNOUNCES 125TH ANNIVERSARY GIVEAWAY WINNER

    1/20/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., DONATES SUPPORT TO ORIGINAL HOMETOWN’S REVITALIZATION PROJECT

    1/11/2012 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., EARNS PATENTS ON ENTIRE RESCUE TOOL LINE

    12/22/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. HONORS PERFECT ATTENDANCE ASSOCIATES

    10/12/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® INTRODUCES 449 HIGH-LEVERAGE CUTTING PLIER

    9/13/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® TOOL TRADE-UP PROMOTIONS HELP LOCAL 4-H AND FFA CHAPTERS

    9/6/2011 View release
  • WAYNE BYLER WINS EIGHTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® FALCON AWARD

    8/15/2011 View release
  • NEW CHANNELLOCK® CODE BLUE® 13- AND 18-TIP RATCHETING SCREWDRIVERS OFFER CONVENIENCE, TORQUE TO PROFESSIONALS AND DIYers

    8/8/2011 View release
  • THREE NEW CHANNELLOCK® LEVELS PROVIDE ACCURACY, DURABLITY FOR PROFESSIONALS AND DIYERS

    7/11/2011 View release
  • NEW CHANNELLOCK® #87 RESCUE TOOL OFFERS MULTIPLE SAFETY FUNCTIONS IN ONE POCKET-SIZED, LIGHTWEIGHT TOOL

    5/2/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. ANNOUNCES PROMOTIONS, ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGES

    3/21/2011 View release
  • NEW CHANNELLOCK® 8” 368 HIGH-LEVERAGE LINEMEN’S PLIER BOOSTS CUTTING POWER FOR PROFESSIONALS, DIYers

    3/7/2011 View release
  • Channellock Appoints Erin Bahurinsky as Sales Support Representative

    2/17/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. PROMOTES LYNN SNYDER TO MARKETING SERVICES MANAGER

    2/4/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® ANNOUNCES 125TH ANNIVERSARY GIVEAWAY WINNER

    1/20/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. APPOINTS SHANE R. SCOTT AS PRODUCTION/PROCESS ENGINEER

    1/17/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., DONATES SUPPORT TO ORIGINAL HOMETOWN’S REVITALIZATION PROJECT

    1/11/2011 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., DONATES SUPPORT TO ORIGINAL HOMETOWN’S REVITALIZATION PROJECT

    1/11/2011 View release
  • ELECTRICAL PROS GIVE THUMBS-UP TO IMPROVED PLIER

    12/21/2010 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. PROMOTES FRANK FRISINA TO FACILITIES MANAGER

    10/29/2010 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® ATTAINS ISO 9001:2008 CERTIFICATION

    10/25/2010 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® TOOL TRADE-UP PROMOTIONS HELP LOCAL 4-H AND FFA CHAPTERS

    8/31/2010 View release
  • DAVE MCCONNELL WINS SEVENTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK FALCON AWARD

    8/13/2010 View release
  • IMPROVED CHANNELLOCK® 9.5" 369 HIGH-LEVERAGE LINEMEN'S PLIER BOOSTS CUTTING POWER FOR PROFESSIONALS, DIYers

    8/3/2010 View release
  • NEW CHANNELLOCK® RATCHETING WRENCH SET OFFERS EIGHT SETTINGS IN TWO TOOLS

    8/2/2010 View release
  • PINZA PARA ELECTRICISTA 369 DE 9.5” CON GRAN PALANCA MEJORADA CHANNELLOCK® INCREMENTA EL PODER DE CORTE PARA PROFESIONALES Y BRICOLAJEROS

    7/31/2010 View release
  • NUEVO JUEGO DE LLAVES DE TRINQUETE CHANNELLOCK® OFRECE OCHO AJUSTES DIFERENTES EN DOS HERRAMIENTAS

    7/31/2010 View release
  • "FIERCELY MADE" SITE SHOWS CHANNELLOCK'S TRUE COLORS: RED, WHITE AND BLUE
    Company Launches New Website, Its Latest American-Made Tool

    7/10/2010 View release
  • LINESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR DAVIS AGNEW WINS EIGHTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST

    5/13/2010 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® DELIVERS FULL-SIZE GRIPPING POWER IN POCKET-SIZED PLIERS New 6.5” 412 V-Jaw Plier Perfect Size for Smaller Jobs

    1/4/2010 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® ENTREGA PINZAS DE BOLSILLO CON LA FUERZA DE AGARRE PROPIA DE PINZAS GRANDES La nueva pinza con mordaza en V 412 de 6.5” tiene el tamaño perfecto para trabajos más pequeños

    1/3/2010 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., NAMED MANUFACTURING MARKETER OF THE YEAR Pittsburgh’s American Marketing Association Honors #89 Rescue Tool Launch

    12/15/2009 View release
  • Michael Schmitt Wins Sixth Annual Channellock Falcon Award

    9/8/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® RECEIVES MORE THAN 900 “TOOL TRADE-UPS” AT CRAWFORD COUNTY FAIR

    9/1/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® DEDICATES NEW PROJECTS TO QUALITY, MADE IN AMERICA MISSION Video Catalog, Facility Improvements Highlight Core Philosophy

    7/15/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., LAUNCHES SECOND-GENERATION RESCUE TOOL #89 Designed by Firefighters, for Firefighters and First Responders

    6/8/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., LANZA SEGUNDA GENERACIÓN DE HERRAMIENTA DE RESCATE La #89 diseñada por bomberos, para bomberos y primeros intervinientes

    6/5/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., PROMOTES RYAN W. DEARMENT TO VICE PRESIDENT OF SALES AND MARKETING, BOARD MEMBER

    5/21/2009 View release
  • MEADVILLE AREA HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR GARY WORTHINGTON WINS SEVENTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP ESSAY CONTEST

    5/20/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® PROJECTS AND ACTIVITIES FOR THIS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

    5/19/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® INTRODUCES NEW SCREWDRIVER, NUTDRIVER LINES

    1/29/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® PRESENTA NUEVAS LÍNEAS DE DESTORNILLADORES Y DESARMADORES DE CAJA

    1/28/2009 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK’S #369CRFT® NAMED 2008 NECA SHOWSTOPPER Fish Tape Puller Recognized for Innovative Design

    11/24/2008 View release
  • HIGH SAFETY MARKS EARN CHANNELLOCK® THE PENNSYLVANIA GOVERNOR’S AWARD FOR SAFETY EXCELLENCE

    10/28/2008 View release
  • Channellock Appoints Erica L. Plyler as Corporate Controller

    10/1/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® TOOL TRADE-UP PROMOTIONS HELP LOCAL 4-H AND FFA CHAPTERS

    9/30/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., RECEIVES PATENTS FOR 369CRFT® LINEMEN’S PLIERS Fish Tape Puller Recognized for Unique Design

    9/3/2008 View release
  • BRIAN STALLARD WINS FIFTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK FALCON AWARD Award Presented During a Sunset Dinner Cruise on the Barbara J

    8/25/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® KICKS OFF ULTIMATE FOOTBALL CHALLENGE Hand Tool Manufacturer Celebrates Football Season With Tool Giveaway

    7/31/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® ROLLS OUT THREE NEW HAND TOOLS New Products Fulfill Needs of Tradesmen and Professionals

    7/30/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® LANZA TRES NUEVAS HERRAMIENTAS MANUALES Los nuevos productos satisfacen las necesidades de reparadores y profesionales

    7/29/2008 View release
  • HIGH SAFETY MARKS EARN CHANNELLOCK® A NOMINATION FOR THE PA GOVERNOR’S AWARD FOR SAFETY EXCELLENCE

    7/24/2008 View release
  • POPULAR MECHANICS AGAIN HONORS CHANNELLOCK® WITH TOP QUALITY AWARD

    6/2/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® APPOINTS JULIA M. NAGLE AS SALES SUPPORT REPRESENTATIVE

    6/1/2008 View release
  • Channellock Appoints Michele M. King as Communications and Training Manager

    5/16/2008 View release
  • MAPLEWOOD HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR ZADA JOHNSON WINS SIXTH ANNUAL CHANNELLOCK® SENIOR ESSAY CONTEST SCHOLARSHIP

    5/16/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® INTRODUCES ONLINE PRESS ROOM Latest News and Images Instantly Available for Editors, Reporters

    5/14/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® INTRODUCES NEW 10” SNAP RING PLIERS TO AUTOMOTIVE, AGRICULTURAL AND CONSTRUCTION PROFESSIONALS

    4/14/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® PRESENTA LAS NUEVAS PINZAS PARA ANILLOS DE EXTENSIÓN DE 10” PARA PROFESIONALES DE LA INDUSTRIA AUTOMOTRIZ, LA AGRICULTURA Y LA CONSTRUCCIÓN La 929 también está disponible en el juego de tres pinzas para anillos de retención RT-3

    4/13/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® Offers First Tool for Firefighters

    2/12/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. PRESENTA LA HERRAMIENTA DE RESCATE PARA BOMBEROS Y PRIMEROS INTERVINIENTES Combina seis usos en una herramienta para hacer más con menos peso

    2/11/2008 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. LAUNCHES NEW SIX-INCH WIDEAZZ® ADJUSTABLE WRENCH Wrench Represents Latest Addition to Code Blue® Product Line

    11/30/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., LANZA NUEVA LLAVE AJUSTABLE WIDEAZZ® DE SEIS PULGADAS La llave constituye la adición más reciente a la línea de productos Code Blue®

    11/29/2007 View release
  • Ultimate Men’s Gift Site Selects Channellock As Exclusive Hand Tool Partner™

    11/14/2007 View release
  • Selecting the Correct Plier?

    9/18/2007 View release
  • REGLAS PARA PINZAS: LA SELECCIÓN DE LA PINZA CORRECTA PARA EL TRABAJO MARCA TODA LA DIFERENCIA

    9/17/2007 View release
  • Popular Mechanics Recognizes 420®

    6/13/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® Releases New Snap Ring Pliers

    5/22/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. INCORPORA DOS NUEVAS PINZAS PARA ANILLOS DE RETENCIÓN A SU LÍNEA DE PRODUCTOS

    5/21/2007 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Revamps Packaging Inserts

    5/1/2007 View release
  • Be Safe with Hand Tools This Summer

    4/23/2007 View release
  • CÓMO PROTEGERSE AL TRABAJAR CON HERRAMIENTAS MANUALES ESTE VERANO

    4/22/2007 View release
  • New Line of Wide-jaw Adjustable Wrenches

    3/8/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. PRESENTA NUEVA LÍNEA DE LLAVES AJUSTABLES DE MORDAZA AMPLIA

    3/7/2007 View release
  • GS-3T Combines Four Tools in One Set

    2/15/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. COMBINA CUATRO HERRAMIENTAS ESENCIALES EN UN CONVENIENTE JUEGO – EL GS-3T

    2/14/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® Enhances Most Popular Plier: The 420®

    2/5/2007 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK INC. MEJORA LA PINZA MÁS POPULAR: LA 420® Los cambios en el diseño en la pinza de extensión 420® la convierten en un producto más fuerte

    2/4/2007 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Promotes Ryan W. DeArment to Director of National Accounts

    1/3/2007 View release
  • DIY Network's Cool Tools to Feature Channellock Inc.

    11/21/2006 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. INTRODUCES #369CRFT® LINEMAN’S PLIER TO PRODUCT LINE Design Changes Ideal for Use as Fish Tape Puller

    9/18/2006 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC. INCORPORA LA PINZA PARA ELECTRICISTA #369CRFT® A LA LÍNEA DE PRODUCTOS Los cambios en el diseño hacen que sea perfecta para jalar guías de cables

    9/17/2006 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., LAUNCHES NEW WIDEAZZ® ADJUSTABLE WRENCH Represents Latest Addition to Code Blue® Product Line

    5/9/2006 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK, INC., LANZA NUEVA LLAVE AJUSTABLE WIDEAZZ® Constituye la adición más reciente a la línea de productos Code Blue®

    5/8/2006 View release
  • Channellock Inc. and SBC Public Relations Honored by the Public Relations Society of America

    5/1/2006 View release
  • Channellock Inc. Celebrates 120 years

    3/6/2006 View release
  • Channellock® Introduces New Air Brake Tool

    2/7/2006 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® PRESENTA NUEVA HERRAMIENTA PARA FRENOS NEUMÁTICOS

    2/6/2006 View release
  • Channellock® Offers the Key to Any Locknut

    2/3/2006 View release
  • CHANNELLOCK® TIENE LA HERRAMIENTA PARA CUALQUIER CONTRATUERCA

    2/2/2006 View release