About Tool King
ToolKing is committed to delivering the best selection of
products and services at the lowest possible prices to our valued
customers. Internationally renowned as a tool resource, ToolKing is a
favorite among Internet shoppers, ranking in the 'Top 50' several years
in a row.
Nestled in the foothills of Colorado just west of Denver, Colorado,
the brick and mortar Tool King store is staffed with knowledgeable
employees who are woodworkers, craftsmen and contractors themselves.
The staff offers their expertise to the consumer to help them make an
educated decision on their tool purchase.
The History of Tool King
In 1978, Tool King began as a small retail store in
Denver, Colorado, selling hammers and power tools to craftsmen and
do-it-yourselfers. After realizing that there was a high demand for such
products, Tool King opened a chain of stores throughout Colorado.
In 1983, Tool King began gaining national exposure and was recognized as an Inc 500 Company for three successive years.
In 1987, Tool King was on their way to achieving national growth and opened six stores in Colorado and three in Wisconsin.
In 2001,Tool King launched ToolKing.com.
In 2003, Tool King combined all the retail stores
into one 10,000 square-foot superstore in Lakewood, Colorado.
ToolKing.com built efficient fulfillment and distribution systems based
on a single warehouse and a network of drop shippers.
In 2004, ToolKing.com is voted Top 50 Best of the Web by Internet Retailer.
In 2005, ToolKing began exploring different
trade channels and established a partnership with Amazon.com. At this
time, ToolKing began operating on a .NET platform.
In 2006, ToolKing is recognized as a Top 500
Retailer by Internet Retailer in addition to the Top 28th fastest
growing e-commerce company.
In 2007, ToolKing launches a new specialty site
Toologics.com bringing online social networking to professional builders
and do-it-yourselfers. At Toologics.com, tool users have access to
useful articles and reviews. They can also share information in forums,
post and view classified ads, and access product buying guides. This
live platform enables us to observe our customers' interaction and
customize our business to suit their needs.
In 2008, Toolking launches the first tool only Deal
of the Day site Tooliday.com which quickly became popular with tool
buyers and bargin hunters alike.
July 2009, Following the success of Tooliday.com, Auto.Tooliday.com is born.
August 2009, Tooliday branches out to Wood.Tooliday.com exclusively for wood workers.
September 2009, Toologics re-launches with a new
and improved platform and style that gives readers more news, articles,
contest, and reviews than ever before.
November 2009, ToolKing does it again, launching an even better site.
Today: You can still visit our 10,000 square foot
Superstore in the foothills of Lakewood just west of Denver, Colorado.
The store is packed with nearly every product sold on ToolKing.com, many
of which are on display for you to explore "hands-on" before
purchasing. Our friendly and knowledgeable retail sales staff will help
you make informed tool purchasing decisions. We are open to the public
seven days a week,click here for more information about our retail
Tomorrow: Our Vision is to continue to add
high-quality products and improve our services. We strive to improve our
site's content; to make it as user-friendly and informative as
possible. Our vision for ToolKing.com is to be a comprehensive place
where tool users and enthusiasts can shop, learn, interact and help each
To all of you, from all of us at ToolKing - Thank you and Happy Tool Buying!
Tool King Family