Fiskars Wins Two 2017 Teachers’ Choice Awards for Kids Scissors

the World’s #1 Scissors Brand, recently won two of Learning®
Magazine’s 2017 Teachers’ ChoiceSM Awards for the Classroom.
Fiskars MVP
Non-stick Pointed-tip Kids Scissors
and Sparkle
Non-stick Softgrip® Student Scissors
were selected among the 29
tools recognized as the very best in classroom-tested,
teacher-recommended products.

Learning® Magazine’s Teachers’ ChoiceSM Awards are one
of the most recognized and prestigious awards in the educational market.
This is the 23nd annual program and marks the 12th
year Fiskars has been named an award recipient. Each year teachers from
across the United States judge the entries based on quality,
instructional value, ease of use, and innovation to honor products of
exceptional quality and outstanding performance in the classroom.

“At Fiskars, we design scissors that help kids learn at every stage of
life, from preschool to senior year,” said Paul Tonnesen, President at
Fiskars Americas. “With our focus on quality, comfort and the designs
kids crave, we’re honored to receive another seal of approval from
teachers who help our students grow and express their creativity every

Fiskars is the #1
Teacher Recommended Brand
of kids scissors. Known for the Original
Orange-Handled Scissors™, Fiskars has a long-standing heritage of
quality cutting tools and Fiskars scissors are guaranteed for


Fiskars Corporation is a leading global supplier of consumer products
for the home, garden and outdoors. The world famous orange-handled
scissors are a registered trademark of Fiskars Corporation. The group
has a strong portfolio of trusted international brands including Fiskars
(the World’s #1 Scissors Brand), Iittala and Gerber. Additionally the
Fiskars Americas portfolio includes Gilmour, Nelson and Gingher. Founded
in 1649, Fiskars has more than 365 years of product quality excellence
and is Finland’s oldest company. Please visit


Blair Brophy, PR and Social Manager