About Tool King
ToolKing.com is committed to delivering the best selection of products and services at the lowest possible prices to our valued customers. Internationally renowned as a tool resource, ToolKing.com is a favorite among Internet shoppers, ranking in the 'Top 50' several years in a row.
Nestled in the foothills of Colorado just west of Denver, Colorado, the brick and mortar Tool King store is staffed with knowledgeable employees who are woodworkers, craftsmen and contractors themselves. The staff offers their expertise to the consumer to help them make an educated decision on their tool purchase.
The History of Tool King
In 1978, Tool King began as a small retail store in Denver, Colorado, selling hammers and power tools to craftsmen and do-it-yourselfers. After realizing that there was a high demand for such products, Tool King opened a chain of stores throughout Colorado.
In 1983, Tool King began gaining national exposure and was recognized as an Inc 500 Company for three successive years.
In 1987, Tool King was on their way to achieving national growth and opened six stores in Colorado and three in Wisconsin.
In 2001,Tool King launched ToolKing.com.
In 2003, Tool King combined all the retail stores into one 10,000 square-foot superstore in Lakewood, Colorado. ToolKing.com built efficient fulfillment and distribution systems based on a single warehouse and a network of drop shippers.
In 2004, ToolKing.com is voted Top 50 Best of the Web by Internet Retailer.
In 2005, ToolKing.com began exploring different trade channels and established a partnership with Amazon.com. At this time, ToolKing.com began operating on a .NET platform.
In 2006, ToolKing.com is recognized as a Top 500 Retailer by Internet Retailer in addition to the Top 28th fastest growing e-commerce company.
In 2007, ToolKing.com launches a new specialty site Toologics.com bringing online social networking to professional builders and do-it-yourselfers. At Toologics.com, tool users have access to useful articles and reviews. They can also share information in forums, post and view classified ads, and access product buying guides. This live platform enables us to observe our customers' interaction and customize our business to suit their needs.
In 2008, Toolking launches the first tool only Deal of the Day site Tooliday.com which quickly became popular with tool buyers and bargin hunters alike.
July 2009, Following the success of Tooliday.com, Auto.Tooliday.com is born.
August 2009, Tooliday.com branches out to Wood.Tooliday.com exclusively for wood workers.
September 2009, Toologics.com re-launches with a new and improved platform and style that gives readers more news, articles, contest, and reviews than ever before.
November 2009, ToolKing.com does it again, launching an even better site.
February 2014 & Beyond: After closing our last store in January to focus on e-commerce, Tool King has restructured and rebranded under the TonZof name. We're bigger than ever before and have adapted to how consumers prefer to shop - online! Be sure to check out our new shopping website this summer at www.tonzof.com to find just about anything!
To all of you, from all of us at ToolKing.com - Thank you and Happy Tool Buying!
Tool King Family