DEWALT POWERSTACK™ 20V MAX* Compact Battery Named Fast Company’s 2022 Innovation by Design Awards Finalist

  • DEWALT is the first major power tool brand in the world to use pocket cell batteries designed for the construction industry.
  • DEWALT POWERSTACK™ 20V MAX* Compact Battery (DCBP034) recognized for design innovation providing users with DEWALT’s lightest and most powerful compact battery**

TOWSON, MD., September 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — DEWALT®, a Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) and leader in cordless solutions, today announced that the DEWALT POWERSTACK™ 20V MAX* Compact Battery has been named a finalist in fast company Innovation by Design Awards 2022. The awards recognize designers and companies that solve critical problems based on key elements of innovation, including functionality, originality, sustainability, user insight, cultural impact and business impact.

“With the launch of POWERSTACK, DEWALT’s breakthrough innovation continues to exceed performance standards with the Pro user. We are thrilled to see industry-leading voices like fast company recognize our DEWALT POWERSTACK™ 20V Max* Compact Battery as a breakthrough cordless product for the construction industry,” said Allison NicolaidisPresident, Power Tools Group, Stanley Black & Decker. “POWERSTACK is the gateway to the future of the cordless jobsite, and we’re just beginning to add bigger, more powerful products to the POWERSTACK™ platform.”

The DEWALT POWERSTACK™ Battery was recognized in the “Product” category for its design that uses flat and pouch battery cells providing DEWALT’s lightest and most powerful compact battery in the 2Ah range or lower.

The DEWALT POWERSTACK™ Battery is ideal for cutting, drilling and fastening applications, precision and finishing tasks, and when working in tight spaces. The battery is compatible with all DEWALT 20V MAX* tools and chargers in its 20V MAX* System.

fast company The 2022 Innovation By Design Award is the fourth industry honor the DEWALT POWERSTACK™ battery has received since its unveiling in October 2021. The battery has also received rave reviews from construction and trade professionals and has garnered strong retail demand since its debut.

To learn more about the DEWALT POWERSTACK™ 20V MAX* Compact Battery (DCBP034), please visit:

* Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. The rated voltage is 18.

** Compared to DEWALT 20V MAX* 2Ah batteries or less; not in effect.

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About Stanley Black & Decker
Based in the UNITED STATES, Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) is the world’s largest tooling company that operates nearly 50 manufacturing plants across America and more than 100 worldwide. Guided by its purpose – for those who make the world – the company’s more than 60,000 diverse and high-performing employees produce power tools, hand tools, storage solutions, digital tool solutions, lifestyle, outdoor products, technical bindings and more. industrial equipment to support manufacturers, designers, traders and builders around the world. The company’s iconic brands include DEWALTBLACK+DECKER, CRAFTSMAN, STANLEY, Cub Cadet, Hustler and Troy Bilt. Recognized for its environmental, social and governance leadership (ESG), Stanley Black & Decker strives to be a force for good in service to its communities, employees, customers and other stakeholders. To learn more, visit:

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