The AMES Companies purchase ClosetMaid and enter into Home Organization
AMES recognized by Industrial Designers Society of America
The AMES brand is recognized, in global competition, by Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) with an International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) for its Visual Brand Language Revitalization.
Ames True Temper Becomes The Ames Companies, Inc. and Continues to Grow
The AMES Companies, Inc. increases its presence in Australia with the acquisition of Cyclone Tools. Brands include Cyclone, Nylex and Trojan. Additionally, they purchase Northcote Pottery in Australia and Consolidated Foam, adding to its capabilities in the planter market.
Ames True Temper expands its position in the planter market by acquiring Southern Patio
The AMES Community Garden Wins An Award
AMES Community Garden receives the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Community Greening Award. The Camp Hill garden provides the community with a place to put down roots, learn about gardening and harvest nutritious food.
Ames True Temper Expands in Australia
Ames True Temper acquires Westmix, a leading provider of cement mixers, wheel barrows and hand trolleys in Australia. The company brands are Westmix and Kelso.
Griffon Corporation purchases Ames True Temper
Wind Point Partners sells Ames True Temper to Castle Harlan
Ames True Temper provides tools for tribute garden
As a member of Remember Me Rose Gardens, AMES True Temper provides tools for the groundbreaking and planting of the living tribute to those who died on September 11th in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.