Busy Bee Tools sells bandsaws, sanders, lathes, presses, welding machines and other woodworking and metalworking tools. It has its own tool line under the brand name Craftex, but also carries many well-known brands, including Bosch, DeWalt and Makita.
The chain also carries a selection of dust collection machinery and hand tools, such as hammers, wrenches and precision measurement equipment.
According to the company, its idea is to lower prices by "buying and selling direct," and its customers are mainly "serious do-it-yourselfers" and small commercial workshops. Its online store ships to Canada and the United States, as of 2016.
Busy Bee Tools is a Canadian hardware chain specializing in woodworking and metalworking products. It is headquartered in Concorde, has 10 outlets throughout Canada and employs over 100 workers.