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Toolware, based in Auckland, New Zealand, is the country's largest supplier of quality trade tools essential to a number of industries

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25 December 2015
This year Toolware is celebrating 48 years in business. Toolware's mission is to build its business on the sound principles that have served it so well in the past. Above all, Toolware's Management Team believe that commitment is the most important quality that can be given to those people and the companies with whom they do business. Commitments to agreements, to fair business practices, to their Suppliers and to the back-up of the products they handle. Combined, these add up to the old fashioned virtues of honesty and trust. Balancing these with modern, flexible business systems, Read more...
25 November 2015
Since 2016 Toolware has put in a huge effort to re-merchandise showrooms small and large, across multiple customer groups around New Zealand. We are well recognised as leaders in the market with some of the best hand tool brands and a product range that allows our distributors to supply a vast number of tools into the trade.  How you merchandise your store will certainly impact your customers experience and with our team of people we can make this happen.   If you want more information don't hesitate to call our Customer Service Team on 09 579 8080 and they will put Read more...
25 November 2015
In the late 1960's David Cartwright was Manager and part Owner of a small Automotive Supplies Wholesaler, one of many similar businesses that were common in those days. For those that were prepared to look there were signs appearing that the traditional methods of distribution that had been the norm in New Zealand since the previous century were about to change. There was no longer going to be a secure place for general distribution "Wholesalers" and what were known then as "Manufacturers Representatives". David recognised the signs and saw there was an opportunity to Read more...