Our Culture

Core Values

Our values drive us in everything we do. A passion for excellence and respect for others are the most important tools in your toolbox, and at Harbor Freight, character matters.

Continuous Improvement

Doing the Right Thing


Excellence in Execution




Who We Are

Our Mission

At Harbor Freight, our mission is to be America’s leading provider of high-quality tools at the lowest prices available. 

Our History

Our Story

In 1977, Harbor Freight had a simple, but crucial mission: make it easier for working people to get the best value possible on top-quality tools they could trust.

With our team of 25,000 strong, Harbor Freight is the leading discount tool retailer in the United States with over twenty million satisfied customers.

We are one of the fastest-growing retailers in the country, opening two stores each week and have 1,300+ stores nationwide. Each location has a wide assortment of quality tools at the lowest prices you can find.


We value people above all else

We value who you are, what you’ve experienced, and how you see the world. We believe our differences make us stronger. 

Here’s what our people have to say about working at Harbor Freight: