Hardware industry


Different tools and brands in the hardware industry such as power tools.

Alternative labels

hardware business
hardware company
hardware industries
the hardware industry
hardware trader
hardware manufacture

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Hardware industry is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Hardware and paint specialised seller: Hardware and paint specialised sellers sell hardware, paints and other hardware in specialised shops.
Hardware and paint shop manager: Hardware and paint shop managers assume responsibility for activities and staff in specialised shops. They manage employees, monitor the sales of the store, manage budgets, order supplies when a product is out of supply and perform administrative duties if required.

Optional knowledge

Hardware industry is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Commercial sales representative: Commercial sales representatives represent a company in selling and providing information on goods and services to businesses and organisations.
Specialised seller: Specialised sellers sell goods in specialised shops.




  1. Hardware industry – ESCO


Last updated on September 20, 2022

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