Founded in Solingen, Germany in 1814, Wusthof is family business with a reputation for quality and functionality; recognized worldwide as a specialist in outstanding knives, the brand is synonymous with exceptional quality and long-lasting products. Quality is embedded in the manufacturing process with strict quality checks at every step of production; as knife manufacturing experts, the company builds on its over 200 years of experience to innovate and create cutlery that meets the needs of the most demanding professionals and discerning home cooks. The knives are made in Solingen, Germany in state of the art manufacturing facilities using state of the art technology. The extensive product line includes open stock cutlery, carving sets, knife sharpeners, chef?s knifes, steak knife sets, knife organizers, paring sets, knife blocks, cook?s knifes, Santoku knives, serrated bread knifes, utility knives, premium cutlery and more.