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STANLEY Adds Three New Utility Knives to Its Portfolio
Dependable, Any Way You Cut It.™

TOWSON, MD (February 1, 2021) – STANLEY announced today three new additions to the brand’s portfolio of innovative cutting solutions. The latest collection from STANLEY®, a global leader in the hand tools market, features a versatile Utility Knife with 10-Blade Storage (STHT10479) and a Control-Grip™ Utility Knife (STHT10432). These knives are ideal for heavy duty cutting a variety of building materials, from drywall and shingles to flooring and packaging.

The new line of utility knives is the latest innovation to join the brand’s rich legacy of dependable tools, suitable for professional users across all trades. The latest offering by STANLEY provides razor-sharp performance, jobsite durability, comfortable use and easy blade change.

Additional features and benefits of each model include:


  • Optimized shape and size for precise applications.
  • Recessed blade slider and two-step blade release process engineered for safe blade change
  • Offset knife nose to easily guide blade change.
  • A convenient belt clip for portability and tether loop for lanyard attachments.


  • Slip resistant, bi-material handle.
  • Offset knife nose to easily guide blade change.
  • Curved design for challenging cuts.
  • Integrated 10-blade storage in the handle.

“STANLEY has been a well-known leader in the utility knife category since the early 1900’s. We take great pride in creating a legacy of tools known for their reliability.” said Michelle Knapp, Product Manager at STANLEY Tools. “The new line of STANLEY® utility knives has something for every customer, ensuring precise cuts no matter the job,” added Knapp.

The full lineup of STANLEY® utility knives includes:

STANLEY® Control-Grip™ Retractable Utility Knife SKU: STHT10432 MSRP: $9.97
STANLEY® Retractable Utility Knife with 10-Blade Storage SKU: STHT10479 MSRP: $8.97
STANLEY® Compact Fixed Blade Folding Knife SKU:STHT10424 MSRP: $6.97

These products are available for purchase in stores and online at The Home Depot. For more information about availability and pricing, please visit


About STANLEY® Tools

STANLEY has set the precedent for quality hand tools and storage for professionals around the globe for more than 175 years. With a legacy of reliability, STANLEY is the No. 1 tapes manufacturer in the world and continues to drive the industry forward with innovations including the STANLEY FATMAX® product line as well as hand tools, power tools, storage and accessories that get the job done. For more information visit or follow STANLEY on FacebookInstagram, and Twitter.