Wiha takes home German Brand Award 2018 & Focus Open Silver Award 2017
The Wiha magazine bit holder LiftUp 26one® has now garnered four design awards. In October 2017, both the German Brand Award 2018 and the Focus Open Silver 2017 went to the Black Forest hand tool manufacturer for this product innovation. Combining 26 different screw fastening types in a single tool, it conveniently provides the user with thirteen easy-to-remove double bits in its handle and bit holder.
Not just any new toolbox – Wiha presents the true electrician's case
Hand tool manufacturer Wiha is launching its new, second generation Electrician's Competence XXL. Tested and approved since 2015, this case concept is now offered with optimised contents precisely tailored to electricians' needs. Even more detailed segment knowledge and a continuous, active dialogue with users have inspired Wiha to implement this comprehensive upgrade.
Wiha proud of co-branding partnership with Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi
Wiha, one of the world's leading hand tool manufacturers, has been the proud, first co-branding partner to Chinese smartphone manufacturer giant Xiaomi since summer 2017. The “Xiaomi Mijia Wiha 24 in 1 Screwdriver Kit”, consisting of 1 screwdriver and 24 interchangeable bits, is being marketed and offered through Xiaomi. Xiaomi's brand mark appears right next to the German brand manufacturer's company logo on the high-grade product packaging.
Bit selection has never been so easy and quick – with the Wiha bit concept a quick glance at the screw is enough
Bit selection has never been easier, faster, more intuitive and “impact perfect” for users. The subdivision of the Wiha bit range in just three colour-coded categories is set to radically simplify selection. All Wiha bits are now also perfectly suitable both for normal screwdriving tasks and impact screwdrivers.
Wiha and its 25 years of success with the if DESIGN AWARD
Screwdrivers, bit holders, hammers, plier innovations, torque solutions and many more hand tool products can inspire enthusiasm when they are not mere tools, but also deliver a design concept based on functional design and advanced innovative thinking. And Wiha tools do precisely that. At
New VDE torque adapters from Wiha are compatible with the entire slimVario range and ensure controlled screw fastening
Tool users are now being offered a user- and cost-friendly addition to the Wiha torque range with the new easyTorque adapters. With full protective insulation and total compatibility with the Wiha slimVario range, they allow users to fasten screws safely in a controlled way.
Award-winning: Red Dot for Wiha’s 26one® LiftUp magazine bit holder
This is now the third award that Wiha Werkzeuge GmbH has received this spring. The Black Forest hand tool manufacturer is delighted that the Red Dot Awards expert panel has just honoured the 26one® LiftUp magazine bit holder. This product innovation has received the internationally coveted quality seal for high quality design after the panel assessed thousands of products from all over the world over a number of days.
New: Wiha torch with LED, laser & UV light for professionals
And then there was light… thought Wiha after a detailed market and needs analysis and is now launching its new Wiha torch to the hand tool market. Equipped with ingenious, practical functions – laser, UV light and a very strong LED lamp with two light levels – this new hand tool for users in trade and industry provides a variety of usage options and makes daily work easier in many respects. This practical little tool contains special features such as a retaining clip, magnetic positioning mechanism, and easy positioning and transmission of measurements thanks to the swivelling light head and permanent laser function.
Wiha two-time award winner: if DESIGN AWARD 2017 & Plus X Award 2017
Wiha has won the ‘if DESIGN AWARD 2017’ and the ‘Plus X Award 2017’ for two of its product innovations. The LiftUp 26one® magazine bit holder and the TorqueVario® torque tool impressed the external jury of experts thanks to their innovative product features and special function design. For Wiha, participation and awards in competitions of this type provide confirmation of its innovative capacity and can act as a benchmark for high product quality in the sector and the hand tool market.
Hammer dowel holes – effortlessly and, more importantly, safely with the new dowel racket from Wiha
The hand tool manufacturer Wiha presents an innovative new product which clearly makes it easier to insert dowels into softer materials. Unique in its shape and adaptability for professional applications worldwide, the dowel racket makes it safe to insert dowels without a drill. A simple strike of a hammer on this new hand screwdriver tool avoids the use of much heavier power tools, generally much more noise- and dust-intensive, and protects users from electric shocks thanks to the galvanic separation in the solid steel cap. This feature guards against the risk of electrocution if users should hit hidden wires or cable lines beneath the plaster.
'I feel Wiha' – the Wiha health offensive 2017 promises information, explanation and surprises
Safety, ergonomic design and health protection are not words which normally spring to mind when we think of hand tools. This is something which Wiha wants to change. The hand tool manufacturer is announcing a 'health offensive' under the slogan 'I feel Wiha' for 2017. The marketing campaign is set to reach users and specialist trade via all media and information channels. Wiha is the only manufacturer in its sector to actively tackle health and ergonomic design for the first time. Sharing information and knowledge, capturing attention and offering advice are just some of the measures announced, as part of the campaign planned some time ago, which Wiha will implement over the coming year.