2002 Year of Change for AMES True Temper


A Year of Change for AMES True Temper

Ames True Temper is sold by U.S. Industries to Wind Point Partners, consolidates it’s headquarters to Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, and acquires Dynamic Design entering the planter market.

2001-2006 AMES Sponsors National Garden


AMES is a founding sponsor of The National Garden

Part of the U.S. Botanic Garden in Washington, D.C, The National Garden highlights the amazing diversity of American plants providing “living laboratories” for environmental, horticultural and botanical education.

2000 Carlisle Facility Opens


AMES True Temper Opens Facility In Carlisle, PA

Ames True Temper opens the distribution center in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Today the facility is 1.2 million square feet.

1999 U.S. Industries acquires True Temper


U.S. Industries acquires True Temper

True Temper, located in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania merges with AMES, located in Parkersburg, West Virginia, to form Ames True Temper.

1991 AMES acquires Garant


AMES acquires Garant, Inc. Canada’s leading manufacturer of snow removal, construction and gardening tools which is headquartered in Quebec