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Cleco Production Tools Announces Global Brand Expansion

Lexington, South Carolina—September 21, 2017—Cleco® Production Tools, a global leader in manufacturing and delivering world-class production solutions, announces a global brand transition to expand and innovate new products and technology under the Cleco brand name.

Since 1894, Cleco has been delivering solutions to industry challenges by leveraging technology to ensure accuracy, connectivity, productivity and safety. Building on 120 years of heritage, Cleco is expanding its product offerings globally across multiple industries such as automotive and aerospace. They are also transitioning the recognized brands for material removal and drilling (Master Power, Recoules Quackenbush and DOTCO) as well as assembly systems and tightening solutions from DGD under the Cleco brand umbrella.

“The transition will bring clarity and focus in a complex, crowded market.” says Bob Heisner, Vice President of Power Tools Global Marketing at Cleco. “Customers will get the same great products and service they are accustomed to, but with a new look.”

Cleco’s solutions are focused on increasing productivity while enhancing the users’ experience with simplicity of setup, ease-of-use and focus on comfort and safety.

“This is an exciting time for Cleco as this brand transition allows us to bring innovation to our existing products as well as to new ones like NeoTek Corded Electric Assembly Tools, said Heisner.”

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About Cleco® Production Tools

Cleco is a global leader in manufacturing and delivering world-class production solutions including DC electric, cordless and pneumatic assembly tools, software solutions as well as tools for material removal. Cleco provides solutions that enhance user productivity, safety, and comfort.

Cleco was founded in 1894 as Cleveland Pneumatic Tool Company in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Cleco’s expertise is the culmination of 120 plus years of delivering assembly tools and systems for a wide range of applications in the automotive, energy, aerospace, and general industries.  For more information visit

Cleco is a registered trademark of Apex Brands, Inc. Apex Tool Group is one of the largest worldwide producers of industrial hand and power tools, tool storage, drill chucks, chain, and electronic soldering products. (