ITW is the acronym stating for Illinois Tool Works, Inc Since its founding more than 100 years ago, ITW has become one of the world’s leading diversified manufacturers of specialized industrial equipment, consumables, and related service businesses.ITW businesses serve local customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. It is a Fortune 200 global multi-industrial manufacturing leader with revenues totaling $14.8 billion in 2018. The company has operations in 55 countries that employ nearly 50 000 women and men who adhere to the highest ethical standards. These talented individuals, many of whom have specialized engineering or scientific expertise, contribute to a global leadership in innovation which has produced a broad portfolio of more than 18,000 granted and pending patents. To learn more about Illinois Tools Works, visit