Illinois Tool Works Inc.
Illinois Tool Works (ITW) hammers out more than just tools, and it operates well beyond the Land of Lincoln. With operations in about 60 countries, ITW manufactures and services equipment for the automotive, construction, electronics, food/beverage, power system, decorative surfaces, and medical (adhesives) industries. The largest of its segments is Transportation, which provides metal and plastic fasteners, fluids, and body repair putties, as well as truck remanufacturing. Second in sales, Power Systems & Electronics churns out arc welding equipment and airport ground support equipment.