Press Release | Wiha Tools USA
MONTICELLO, MN – August 29, 2017
Wiha Tools USA announces the addition of GRS Stohler to our manufacturing representative network. Beginning September 1, 2017 GRS Stohler will manage the industrial, automotive and electrical channels of distribution in Michigan.
GRS Stohler has a two-part approach that focuses on the dealer and the end-user. The unique combination of selling supports the dealer with a pull through strategy while engaging the end-user in the field with an assisted selling and product knowledge program. GRS Stohler launched the mobile Tool Van program in 2017 and has changed the way of doing business in their market. The program is value added for the end-user, dealer and Wiha Tools.
“We have invested with our manufacturing partners to drive the best experience for our customers with our innovative approach and we are seeing results. I am looking forward to adding Wiha Tools to our strategy and am expecting an immediate impact on the market,” said Kelly Stohler, GRS Stohler, Field Sales.
Wiha Tools is committed to a leadership role within the professional tools and solution industry in North, Central and South America. The partnership with GRS Stohler is the next step in the progression of delivering the highest level of service to our dealers and end-users.
“Today’s business environment is extremely competitive and the investment GRS Stohler has made in their territory sets them apart for all the other agencies. I am excited to work with such an innovative group,” said Mark Jost, Eastern Region Sales Manager, Wiha Tools.
About Wiha Tools
Founded in 1939, Wiha has become a leading global manufacturer of hand tools and solutions for professional tradespeople and industrial markets. Currently, over 1000 Wiha employees manufacture and market award-winning Wiha premium tools. A host of awards underline that Wiha has set the standard in functionality, design, and quality.
Willi Hahn Corporation USA dba Wiha Tools is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Wiha Werkzeuge Gmbh Schonach, Germany.
Wiha Tools USA has developed into the largest subsidiary of Wiha Worldwide offering over 3,500 products from our Monticello, Minnesota based North American Headquarters. Wiha Tools USA services all of North, Central and South America.
With over 80 years of manufacturing experience Wiha has become a world leader in the production of premium quality German hand tools with a focus on application-driven design, engineered specifically for professional tradespeople. Wiha’s commitment is to safety, premium quality and excellence at the highest level, unparalleled customer service and community engagement, and to constantly and continuously improve our application-driven designs and production efficiencies.
The family-owned company is recognized, as a TOP 100 most innovative medium-sized German enterprise and received the Manufacturing Excellence Award (MX Award) as the best German SME (Small Medium Enterprise). Wiha is the first-hand tool manufacturer in the world to receive the internationally recognized AGR (Aktion Gesunder Rücken) seal of approval. Wiha’s innovative approach offers real added value and user benefits in terms of increased efficiency and functionality in everyday work. www.wihatools.com
Wiha Tools USA
Willi Hahn Corporation
1348 Dundas Circle
Monticello, MN 55362