Wüsthof 200 years
Wüsthof was founded 200 years ago and to mark this festive occasion, they are celebrating in style! The start of their 200th anniversary year will be marked during the international consumer goods trade fair, 'Ambiente 2014', where they will be introducing their special anniversary offers to the trade specialists. As an important partner of Wüsthof’s, knivesandtools.nl is joining in the celebrations!
It is not without reason that Wüsthof is a leading brand name in kitchen knives and many other accessories. Two hundred years ago, in 1814, Johann Wilhelm Wüsthof started his manufacturing business that would later grow into one of the most prominent companies in the world of kitchen knives. All Wüsthof knives feature the distinctive trident logo, which was registered as a trade mark as far back as 1895. As a symbol of design and exclusivity, it is legally protected in nearly every country in the world. Wüsthof is continuing to innovate. In a state-of-the-art factory, Wüsthof employs the latest technology to produce top-grade products. Today, Wüsthof knives are available in more than 90 countries worldwide, with USA being the most significant export market.
Unique anniversary set
More than 400 employees work tirelessly day in and day out to ensure that the German city of Solingen continues to deserve the title of ‘the knife capital of the world’. Every year, more than two million knives are produced by Wüsthof. This year, the focus is on Wüsthof’s unique anniversary set, comprising of two knives that are manufactured from carbon steel and palisander wood and crafted in the traditional way. This unique set comes festively packed in a gift box.
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