BLACK+DECKER DIY move into South African Homes

The BLACK+DECKER brand was first launched in 1910 and is known throughout history for its innovative engineering and for introducing many world firsts into the market. BLACK+DECKER, in collaboration with Grand Designs Live and as key sponsors of the build area and DIY Theatre, introduced visitors at the show to DIY tips and innovative and reliable products that provide a meaningful, emotional, and empowering experience in their homes.

“Stanley Black & Decker were delighted to introduce this new range of products for the home to the public at Grand Designs Live. Our small domestic appliances live up to the quality standards that the BLACK+DECKER brand carries. Each of the products launched has an innovative feature that sets it apart, and the core focus of the BLACK+DECKER brand is to enhance improve the lifestyle of our customers,” says Mayan Desai, Trade Marketing Manager: Southern Africa at Stanley Black & Decker.

BLACK+DECKER launched their range of excellent quality domestic appliances for the first time in South Africa:

  • The quiet, professional, and powerful Food Processor has 25 functions, it can slice, shred, chop, chip, grate cheese, whisk, blend, and extract juice effortlessly with its 1000W motor. Other features include a patented unique swivel head drive system and stainless steel double blades, microwaveable bowl and blender jar, and an ultra-space saving design.


  • The stylish Vertical Chopper has a 400W motor to chop vegetables, crush ice, and even mincemeat. It is made from high grade plastics, with a calibrated bowl, patented stainless steel double blades for faster chopping and uniform results. The cord can be wrapped around the unit for convenient storage.
  • The dishwasher safer Juicer with a powerful 700W motor has multiple speed control for soft and hard fruits, a wide feeding chute for large fruit pieces, and a juice collector with a foam separator. It has a stainless steel micro-mesh for durability, dishwasher safe parts, and a cord that wraps around the base.

  • The 3 speed pulse operation Smoothie Maker with a 1.5 L plastic blender jar and a dispenser function for juice collection has a useful ice crushing blade. It is child safe with a safety lock-on facility, non-slip rubber feet, and a cord storage facility. It comes with a recipe book and spatula.

  • The stainless steel bodied 30L Microwave Oven with a grill and convection function is the right size for a family and easy to clean. It allows cooking/baking at a constant temperature and sets quick heating at 100% power and has five levels of microwave power. It can be set it for a combination cooking function with three pre-set programs that combine convection, microwave and grill functions. It allows you to set time to start cooking automatically and has auto menu functions with five pre-programmed cooking options for variety of foods. It has a grill rack, but also enables you to place food for grilling on the glass tray. Single touch heating operates microwave function quickly at full power for one minute. The child lock option provides complete safety in your home.
  • The Lifestyle Health Grill provides 2200W of power with a non-stick coated detachable grill plate and removable drip tray that collects excess oil/fat for easy cleaning. It boasts a temperature control for a variety of cooking needs and has a large cooking surface for added convenience. The glass lid enables spatter-free cooking and it comes with a spatula for cleaning the grill surface.
  • The 1380W 19L Toaster Oven with a Rotisserie has toast, bake and broil functions. It is thermostat controlled and has a rotisserie spit with a handle. It is controlled with a function selector, has an adjustable timer and displays the power on an indicator. It comes with a wire rack and a non-stick food tray with a handle.
  • The 600W two slice Sandwich Maker has easy to clean non-stick plates and a ready to cook indicator light and overheat protection for added safety, it stands vertically for space saving storage.
  • The four slice Interchangeable Multiplate Sandwich Maker and Grill has 1400W of thermostat controlled power and non-stick coated cooking plates. It has a cool exterior touch, indicator and ready cook light and a lock on lid. A grill cleaning fork is included.
  • The 2200W Steam Iron with a non-stick sole plate has adjustable steam, allows for vertical steaming and is suitable for curtains, suits, and dresses. It has dry, spray, steam and burst steam, over heat protection and a self-clean function. A water cup is included.
  • The 2000W Cyclonic Vacuum Cleaner spins dust and debris away from the filter so the suction power remains strong. It has a six stage filtration system for long lasting performance and a HEPA 12 filter for clean air, the translucent canister design allows you to see the dust.
  • The 1400W Wet & Dry Vacuum Cleaner has a blower function, a cloth bag, useful accessories, and a permanent filter. It has an 11L wet and a 16L dry capacity.