KENOSHA, Wis. - Nov. 11, 2014 // PRNewswire // - For the first time, Professional Tool & Equipment News (PTEN) allowed its readers to voice their opinions on the top products nominated for PTEN's Innovation Awards. The 2014 PTEN People's Choice Awards feature the top 25 products selected by PTEN readers as the best amongst all of the products nominated by manufacturers for the annual Innovation Awards. Snap-on® products captured seven of the top 25 designations, the most by any company.
The Snap-on award winning products include:
"It's a tremendous honor to receive seven of the PTEN 2014 People's Choice Awards in its inaugural year," said Tom Kassouf, president – Snap-on Tools Group. "These awards are especially meaningful to us because they were chosen by the readers of PTEN – the people who use our products every day. These innovative products demonstrate our deep customer connections that enable us to help make work easier for professionals."
A digital survey was sent to all PTEN readers. Participants who responded to the survey selected their top products based on their subjective opinion, own usage and/or description of the tool. All tools submitted for the 2014 PTEN Innovation Awards program were eligible to win, regardless of Innovation Awards category.
Snap-on Tools is a subsidiary of Snap-on Incorporated, a leading global innovator, manufacturer and marketer of tools, equipment, diagnostics, repair information and systems solutions for professional users performing critical tasks. Products and services include hand and power tools, tool storage, diagnostics software, information and management systems, shop equipment and other solutions for vehicle dealerships and repair centers, as well as for customers in industries, including aviation and aerospace, agriculture, construction, government and military, mining, natural resources, power generation and technical education. Snap-on Tools is one of the largest non-food franchise companies in the world, selling its products and services through franchisee, company-direct, distributor and Internet channels. Founded in 1920, Snap-on is a $3.1 billion, S&P 500 company headquartered in Kenosha, Wisconsin. For additional information, visit www.snapon.com.
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