About Festool and Protool
- Innovation + quality + service + value for money.
- Made in Germany.
- A long history of innovation.
Festool is more than a brand - Festool is a philosophy! Festool strives for the highest standards in the development and production of tools and systems: Integral working systems with matching components, all from one source. We measure quality in parts per million, not in percent. Therefore Festool enjoys the finest reputation in the premium tool market. Our tools are consistently praised as the best that money can buy. And all to produce solutions which make your daily work easier, which allows you to achieve the highest quality. With top quality right down to the smallest screw, sophisticated ergonomic design, continual improvement in all areas, ongoing new product development and a system of fully compatible accessories and extras, the machines manufactured by Festool are unique.
Innovation... Festool and Protool priority has always been to make work easier, while simultaneously increasing efficiency. To achieve this they constantly develop innovative tool features and entirely new tools not previously seen before.
Quality... High quality materials and exacting tolerance to make Festool and Protool tools the best and they are backed by a three year warranty. But as with everything, quality has its price as high quality materials are more expensive. Festool engineer with a passion for their work and therefore use the best components.
Service... Sometimes something goes wrong, but you are assured of excellent back-up in case there's a problem, with a 3 year warranty, 48 hours warranty repair turn around targets, all designed to help you get back to work fast.
Value for money... Although Festool and Protool tools may cost a little more than other brands they are part of a system designed to delivery increased levels of efficiency and better quality results. Plus, a longevity oc accuracy and service life means your tools last longer.
Festool excels with tool for woodworkers, building and fit-out trades, and automotive finishing. Protool is Festool's sibling brand more specific to construction tasks.
Festool and Protool are both subsidiary brands of TTS Tooltechnic Systems AG & Co. KG.
All Festool tools are made in Festool's own facilities in Germany. Many Protool tools are also made in these same facilities, but some are made in TTS's plans in the Czech Republic across the border.
Festool has a history dominated by innovative products and industry firsts. Read the full history here.
TTS Tooltechnic Systems AG & Co. KG.
The parent company of 5 major subsidiary brands: Festool, Protool, Tanos, Schneider and Narex. With headquarters in Germany, TTS Tooltechnic Systems AG & Co. KG has over 2,850 employees in over 27 countries worldwide. Although all five brands use the TTS Tooltechnic Systems infrastructure, each represents independent companies with their own management structures and business strategies.
Festool tools are designed and manufactured in Germany; partner brand PROTOOL in the Czech Republic and Germany. The TANOS and Schneider brands are also based in Germany. TANOS produces complementary products such as Systainer storage systems, while Schneider produces compressed air systems. NAREX is based in the Czech Republic, producing power tools for the eastern European market.
In Australia, TTS Tooltechnic Systems Aust Pty Ltd.
An independent company, recently purchased from TTS Tooltechnic Systems by the founding Managing Director of TTS Australia, Holger Schulz, and the Managing Director from 2007-2009, Blair Brydon, in a form of Management Buy Out.
Now TTS Australia is committed as the sole importer for Australia and New Zealand to further improve the market share of the two brands, Festool and Protool. With a clear focus on the TTS brands, Tooltechnic Systems Australia is intending to add products to it’s portfolio, that will support it’s core range and further strengthen the financial independence of the company, while making the company more attractive as a business partner to both dealers and end users.
The Festool range of products provides complete system solutions for demanding end users in the woodworking, painting and automotive industries. The systems approach is also employed by partner brand PROTOOL, which specialises in the building and construction industries. The Festool range of high-end power tool systems have been designed and manufactured by Festool in Germany for over 80 years, and distributed throughout Australia for the last 30 years.
Both brands are extremely well received by Australian professional trades people and demanding DIY users. With a reputation of highest quality and offering superior work results, we are able to satisfy even the most demanding customers.
Festool was the first manufacturer in Australia to offer a 3-year (1+2) warranty on all power tools, now also available on all PROTOOL tools. Distributed exclusively through our partner dealers, who are specialised power tool distributors, we make sure that you get the right tool for the right job as well as an excellent after-sales service.
TTS Tooltechnic Systems head office premises in Dandenong South, Victoria.