Press Releases 2012

Welcome to Fiskars Press Information area. Here, you can find the latest corporate news releases, special press advisories and links to additional information.

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Recent entries:

Fiskars Wins 2013 Teachers’ Choice Award for Kids Scissors

Fiskars, the World’s #1 Scissors Brand, recently won Learning® Magazine’s 2013 Teachers’ ChoiceSM Award for the Classroom. Fiskars 7-inch Softgrip® Student Scissors won the 2013 award, marking the tenth year Fiskars scissors have been recognized byLearning® Magazine as the very best in classroom-tested, teacher-recommended products.

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Fiskars Donates 115,000 Scissors to Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Looks Forward to 2013 Partnership

Fiskars, a leading global supplier of consumer products for the home, garden and outdoors, is donating 115,000 Preschool Scissors to Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) to be distributed to Club art rooms, study spaces, and to Club members nationwide this holiday season. The scissors donation, with a total retail value of approximately $226,000, kicks off a national pa...

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Fiskars Gives Teachers Chance To Win $1000

Fiskars, the World’s #1 Scissors Brand™, thanks teachers for making them the number one recommended kids’ scissors brand with a chance to win $1000 to spruce up their classroom.

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Fiskars' ShopBoss™ Earns Popular Mechanics Editor's Choice Award

Fiskars a leading global supplier of consumer products for the home, garden and outdoors, received a prestigious Editor’s Choice Award from Popular Mechanics at the 2012 National Hardware Show in Las Vegas, Nev. for the ShopBoss™ Hardware Snip. Editors at Popular Mechanics praised the tool’s innovative multi-functional features as well as it’s ergonomic and easy to use desi...

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Fiskars Announces 2012 Project Orange Thumb Grant and Garden Makeover Recipients

Fiskars is pleased to announce its 2012 Project Orange Thumb grant and garden makeover recipients – community organizations across the U.S. and Canada who receive tools, materials and resources they need to create beautiful and productive community garden spaces. The following 11 community organizations have been chosen from among hundreds for the immediate impact Project O...

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