Discover 135 years of BESSEY

What sets the BESSEY brand apart is its unique combination of innovative ideas and an unwavering commitment to quality. 
Established in 1889 as a bright steel drawing shop, BESSEY has consistently represented high-quality precision steels and cutting-edge tools.

WE CELEBRATE 135 YEARS OF BESSEY

Today, we are proud to mark another milestone in our company history: 135 years characterized by a steadfast commitment to the highest quality and innovative strength. The enduring commitment to the highest quality and innovative strength is evident today in the products and services offered by our two divisions: Precision Steel and Tool.

BESSEY is the inventor of the screw clamp, as the world knows it today. Since the commencement of tool production in the mid-1930s, we have continued the success story that began in 1889 as a bright steel drawing shop. This is proven by the hundreds of patents and even more product innovations. Through our high-quality clamping and cutting tools, BESSEY inspires the way people work. As a united team, we develop solutions that simplify everyday life for tradespeople and result in optimal work outcomes. True to the motto: "BESSEY. Simply better."

YOU CELEBRATE 135 YEARS OF BESSEY 

This anniversary year doesn't just belong to us but, above all, to you!

Look forward to a year filled with exciting promotions and events: we're gearing up for trade fairs, laying out the red carpet for product promotions, and unveiling exclusive special editions designed to elevate your workshop. Of course, the anniversary year is also packed with attractive competitions.

What awaits you in 2024

On this landing page you will find exclusive insights into our activities that will accompany our anniversary year 2024. We are gradually raising the curtain - look forward to the gradual unveiling of product promotions and special editions as well as special trade fair and event highlights. We are continuing the BESSEY story and invite you to experience every moment with us. Stay tuned and don't miss any of the exciting anniversary news.


TRADE SHOWS

DACH+HOLZ 2024 is over

But we have a few impressions for you ... 

HOLZ-HANDWERK 2024 is over

Videos, pictures and further information ... 

SPECIAL EDITION FOR THE 135TH ANNIVERSARY AT HOLZ-HANDWERK 2024 NUREMBERG

To mark BESSEY's 135th anniversary, visitors to the ‘Holz-Handwerk 2024’ trade fair in Nuremberg had plenty of exciting things to discover. They were able to immerse themselves in a fascinating world on 125 square metres of stand space and experience live how a wide variety of clamping tools provide optimum support in the realisation of timber construction projects. BESSEY also invited visitors to its stand to take part in a special fundraising campaign. The result delighted everyone ...

Product Promotions

From March 2024: MFT-A

This limited promotional set contains 2 clamping elements, each in a double pack for working on the MFT with 20 mm hole diameter.

From May 2024: SET1-A

This promotional set is a ‘must-have’ for every DIY enthusiast, as the 5 tools included offer many possible uses. It is also a great starter kit.

From June 2024: EZ360SET-A

To coincide with the sporting events of the year and its 135th anniversary, BESSEY is offering a promotional set with a special chance to win.

THE SPECIAL EDITION IN AUTUMN 2024

A special edition that is unrivalled ...

Events

Inside BESSEY ...

THE UNIFYING ELEMENT IS PASSION

"The last 135 years have been full of milestones at BESSEY. I look forward to looking forward to an exciting future together with you. We are determined to continue to deliver high-quality products and surprise you with new ideas.

The coming years promise ground-breaking innovations and an even stronger connection with you, the people who work with our branded products.

Let's start the next era of craftsmanship together - all of us at BESSEY are looking forward to it."

Carsten Spang, Managing Director of BESSEY