Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) will broadcast its third quarter 2012 earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 17 th, 2012. The call will begin at 8:00AM ET. A news release outlining the financial results will be distributed before the market opens on Wednesday, October 17 th. A slide presentation which will accompany the call will be available at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com and will remain available after the call. The call will be accessible by telephone at (800) 446-1671, from outside the U.S. at +1 (847) 413-3362 and via the Internet at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com. To participate, please register on the web site at least fifteen minutes prior to the call and download and install any necessary audio software. Please use the conference identification number 33464852 . A replay will also be available two hours after the call and can be accessed at (888) 843-7419 or +1 (630) 652-3042 using the passcode 3346 4852#. Stanley Black & Decker, an S&P 500 company, is a diversified global provider of hand tools, power tools and related accessories, mechanical access solutions and electronic security solutions, healthcare solutions, engineered fastening systems, and more. Learn more at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com.