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AutomationDirect Wins Again: 2017 Award Winners for Best Innovations from NED

With more than 2,000 new industrial products published across the pages of New Equipment Digest in 2016, the editors and advisors selected the most “disruptive, industry-shifting innovations” they could find. Travis Hessman, Editor-In-Chief, and the team then asked the readers to vote for their choice. With more than 20,000 votes cast, the winners included the Wera Joker Series of ratcheting wrenches from AutomationDirect.

All 11 winners were announced at the IW Manufacturing & Technology Show in Cleveland, Ohio, on May 8th. A leading manufacturer of industrial quality fastening tools, Wera Tools was the first company to introduce an ergonomic handle to the industrial market, and has received numerous awards such as Red Dot Award for product design. To learn more, see the full line of Wera Joker combination ratchet wrenches at