Whitby to intro value Leatherman tools

Two new Leatherman multitools to be offered to UK outdoor market by Whitby & Co; first Leatherman full-size tools to retail below £50

Whitby & Co is adding two new Leatherman multitools to its line up from October, in addition to the recently announced Ueli Steck climbing knife.

The Leatherman Wingman and Sidekick (pictured) will retail for £39.95 and £49.95 respectively and are both designed for a number of tasks around the home, garden, workshop or outdoors, Whitby & Co said.

Each features a suite of tools including files, saws, screwdrivers, wire strippers, can and bottle openers and scissors. The Wingman has 14 tools while the Sidekick 15. Both feature a 6.6cm blade and weigh 198.4g.

Garry Woodhouse, sales and marketing director at Whitby & Co, said: “The Wingman and Sidekick both fit in Leatherman’s full-size tools range and represent exceptionally good value given their quality and versatile functionality.

“They are the first full-size Leatherman multitools to be available in this price category. These outstanding products are a great addition to the Leatherman range and are sure to prove an excellent Christmas gift this year.”

Whitby & Co recently announced it would be introducing the Wenger Ueli Steck climbing knife to the UK.