Founded in 1943, Alexander Manufacturing is one of the leading providers of products and services to the promotional products industry. The company operates in three major product lines, including toolworks, deskworks and careworks. Its toolworks division provides functional personal tools, such as cutters, flashlights, key tags, multi tools, screwdrivers, tape measures, tire gauges and tool kits. Alexander Manufacturing also has a deskworks department that offers writing instruments and accessories, including calculators, magnifiers, rulers and writing. The company markets its products exclusively through promotional products distributors, and offers a wide variety of imprinted and laser-engraved products. Its careworks division offers a collection of personal care, beauty and travel items. Alexander Manufacturing is located in Towanda, Ill.