ITW Announces Plans to Webcast Presentation for Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference

GLENVIEW, Ill., Feb. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW) today announced plans to present at the upcoming Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference at The Loews Miami Beach Hotel in Miami Beach, Florida. ITW's question and answer session, featuring President and Chief Executive Officer E. Scott Santi, will take place Thursday, February 19, from 9:45 AM to 10:30 AM ET. A link to the audio presentation is available at both www.ITW.com and the following web address:

http://cc.talkpoint.com/barc002/021815a_ae/?entity=9_KM7O8RQ

ITW is a Fortune 200 global diversified industrial manufacturer of value added consumables and specialty equipment with related service businesses. The Company focuses on solid growth, improving profitability and strong returns across its worldwide platforms and divisions. These divisions serve customers and markets around the globe, with a significant presence in developed as well as emerging markets. ITW's revenues totaled $14.5 billion in 2014.

CONTACT: Investors Contact: Aaron Hoffman 847.657.7314 ahoffman@itw.com Media Contact: Alison Donnelly 847.657.4565 adonnelly@itw.com

Source:Illinois Tool Works