This is a complete list of Acme Tools locations along with their geographical coordinates. Acme Tools was founded by George Kuhlman in 1948 in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The business was named "ACME" because it represented the highest level or degree attainable, the peak of perfection. The core values back then were simple; offer the highest quality products at competitive prices, backed by the most superior professional service and support attainable. The small-town motor repair business has grown to become a major tools and equipment supplier.