Specialty Products

Specialty Products

ITW’s Specialty Products segment is composed of diverse businesses whose differentiated and proprietary technology meets the needs of large customers with specific solution requirements. Specialty Products businesses include consumer packaging solutions like zippers on resealable bags and multi-packaging carriers (six-pack rings), software, and equipment for warehouse automation, single-use products for the medical industry, aircraft ground support equipment, and coating and metalizing businesses for the branding and security markets. These diverse businesses all operate in global, high-value, niche markets where ITW expertise and technology provide value-added, differentiated solutions for customers.

  • $1.9

    Billion


    2016 Revenues

  • 25.6%


    2016 Operating Margin

  • 3,781


    Patent Portfolio

    (Granted and Pending)

Segments at a Glance


Segment Revenue
by Geography

Growth Drivers

Proven ability to work closely with large customers to develop and deploy differentiated solutions that improve business performance
Differentiated and proprietary technology
Focused on driving serial
innovation in high-value niche markets

Key Brands