Wiha is one of the leading manufacturers in the world for hand tools for professional use in trade and industry. A host of awards underline that it sets standards in terms of functionality, design and quality. In 2015, Wiha was the first hand tool manufacturer in the world to receive the internationally recognized AGR seal, which confirms the effectiveness and benefits of its screwdriver and plier handle ergonomics. Alongside these high ergonomic standards, the innovative range of screwdrivers, torque tools, L-keys, bits, soft-head hammers, pliers, measuring tools and articulated hoses also offers real added-value and user benefits in terms of increased efficiency and functionality in everyday work. Founded in 1939, the family owned company was recognized in 2016 as belonging to the TOP 100 most innovative medium-sized companies in Germany. It had previously received the Manufacturing Excellence Award (MX Award) as the best German SME in 2014. Currently, over 800 Wiha employees manufacture and market more than 3,500 premium tools.