vision

Vision

Our vision is to create the future with new thinking and innovation in smart inspection camera technology.

Mission

Mission

Our mission is to provide all trades and DIY with smart and useful innovative inspection tools that help build an easier, smarter and safer work and home environment.

values

VALUES

We listen, we share, and we celebrate. We never give up. There is always a solution.

With respect, integrity, courage and professionalism we challenge ourselves to achieve success for our company, customers and stakeholders.

Who are Ferret Tools?

 

We are an award-winning technology company that specializes in electronic design and manufacturing.

We are headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand, a country that thinks differently, innovates quickly, that uses a unique perspective on the world to solve problems in a different way.

We have used this unique perspective to create the future with new thinking and innovation in inspection camera technology to help build an easier, more efficient and safer work environment for Trades and DIY.

Innovating for the Future

The company is led by the Founder and CEO Andrew Wigney, the electronic designer and innovator of the Ferret range of products and Co-Founder Therese McNaughten who heads Marketing and the global brand strategy for the company.

We are supported by a highly creative and innovative team who are driven and committed to making an impact in innovation that helps make a difference for the trade and DIY.

We are passionate about designing and engineering reliable, useful, durable inspection cameras packed with the latest technology to help support easier, faster, and safer inspections, cable installations and repair work - on the job or at home.

We revolutionised the inspection camera industry with the world's first combination wireless rechargeable inspection camera and cable pulling tool - the Ferret WiFi. The innovation and design were accoladed globally by the electrical, cabling and trade industries, winning a total of 6 prestigious awards in the US and the UK.

Through our commitment to creating and designing new innovation and as a direct response to customer needs, we have now combined the award-winning features of the original model and used the latest electronics and smart phone functionality to launch the new Ferret Tools range.

The new range includes 3x new ground-breaking wireless inspection cameras, the Ferret Lite, Ferret Pro and Ferret Plus each offering the ultimate in performance, innovation, functionality and the latest technology to choose from.

In addition, we have designed a Ferret Sweeps model especially for chimney inspections which sits in our speciality range.

Supporting easier, faster and safer inspections, cable installations, maintenance and repair work the Ferret (attached to a glow rod or fish stick) is versatile, easy to use solution that is linked to a smart phone and encourages an efficient and safer work environment making it an ideal tool for every electrician, cable installer, data/telecom technician, home inspector, plumber and other trades to carry in their tool pouch.

While our primary market is the electrical industry, the Ferret is versatile and has universal appeal across a wide range of trades including Data/Telecom, Home Inspections, Plumbing, Building, HVAC, Chimney Inspections, Marine, Pest Control, and more.

We work with a network of Authorized Channel Partners in USA & Canada, the UK, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.

You will know you have the genuine product through the Ferret's unique design, brand, shape & functionality.

Ferret Tools: Building a safer, smarter work & home environment.

Inspect with a Ferret. Smart Tool. Smart Choice.

For more information on the Ferret Tools range of products and accessories and to see a list of our Authorized Channel Partners see our Where to Buy page or contact [email protected]

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An Industry Winner

The team was honoured to be recognised as leader in industry innovation receiving 6 awards from global industry professionals. This is a credit to our global team, our Authorized Channel Partners and all our Ferret customers.

2017 NATIONAL ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS ASSOCIATION (NECA) SHOWSTOPPER

The Ferret was selected by electrical and construction experts as a Showstopper Winner for its innovation and excellence at the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) 2017.

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CATEGORY WINNER – SPECIALTY PRODUCTS IN THE 2019 EC&M PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

The EC&M competition was established in the US to honour excellence in new product development in the electrical industry. The prestigious awards program showcases the most innovative products.

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2019 CABLING INSTALLATION & MAINTENANCE PLATINUM INNOVATORS AWARDS

Ferret WiFi has been honoured with a Platinum Award, recognized as a leader and innovator to the largest collection of structured cabling professionals in the world for their tool the Ferret WiFi.

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PROFESSIONAL ELECTRICIAN & INSTALLER 2019 ‘TOP PRODUCT’ AWARD

The awards are recognition for those manufacturers and suppliers that have made a real difference to the electrical contractor’s ability to get the job done efficiently, safely and professionally.

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TRADE TOOL OF THE YEAR - ELECTRICAL INDUSTRY AWARDS 2019

The 27th Electrical Industry Awards 2019 takes place on Thursday 24 October in the jubilant atmosphere of the Palace Suite at the Royal Garden Hotel, Kensington, London.

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SELECT AWARDS - BEST NEW PRODUCT OF 2019

The Ferret WiFi was named Best New Product of 2019 at the SELECT Awards, sponsored by CEF which is UK’s largest electrical wholesaler/ supplier with 400 branches nationwide. The annual awards ceremony was held in Glasgow.

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