Tag Archives: Eric Smidt

We’re Growing Like Never Before!

It’s hard to believe we’re up to 537 Harbor Freight Tools stores as of this post. And in 2015 the new stores will be opening at an unprecedented rate. We’ve already had six Gran Openings since the first of the year, and … Continue reading

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Harbor Freight Careers Video

What’s it like to work at Harbor Freight Tools? There are hundreds of rewarding jobs in all areas of the company. Check out our Harbor Freight Tools Careers Video and hear it from real employees. If it sounds good to … Continue reading

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Harbor Freight Tools for Schools Gives to the Children First Fund

A few months ago, we announced we would celebrate the opening of our 500th store, in Melrose Park, Illinois, by making a charitable donation to support vocational training and learning in Chicago public schools. Today, I’m delighted to report that Harbor Freight … Continue reading

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500 Stores– Harbor Freight’s Growth is Amazing!

As this Facebook post announced, Harbor Freight Tools’ 100th store opened in Metaire, LA on August 8, 2001, almost 13 years ago. That was a big deal for us, and we were excited for what the future might bring for the … Continue reading

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Alliance Smidt Tech Takes Education to a New Level

Bloomberg TV recently did a profile on the Blended Learning technique being used at Alliance Susan & Eric Smidt Technology High School. Check it out:

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Six Free “In-Store-Only” Harbor Freight Tools Coupons

Besides the low prices, sales and coupons, you’re probably also familiar with Harbor Freight’s free items. Sometimes you might come across a coupon for one in a flyer or email… or maybe two… but six?? And, good for a whole … Continue reading

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Harbor Freight Tools Fans – How About Super Bowl XLVIII?

  Hey, Harbor Freight Tools customers! Seahawks or Broncos?? And what’s your Superbowl snack of choice?

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Surprise Find with Harbor Freight Metal Detector

I have a Google Alert set up for “Harbor Freight” so I can keep up with what’s being said about the store, the company, what kind of projects people use our tools for, etc., and every once in a while … Continue reading

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News Video: Groundbreaking Day in Dillon, SC!

As has been reported in the news recently, Harbor Freight Tools invested $75 million to expand its distribution center in Dillon, SC, with plans to add approximately 1 million square feet of space to the company’s existing facility there. While all that’s … Continue reading

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Harbor Freight Tools Secret Sauce

You would think that with Harbor Freight’s large fan base and continued success, other companies would try to duplicate its model. Maybe they have tried and I just didn’t recognize it. Whatever the case, Harbor Freight Tools is, far and … Continue reading

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