Historically a premier choice of culinary professionals, R.H. Forschner has grown in size and stature since its name was carved in steel in 1855. Renowned for their extremely sharp knives, manufactured by Victorinox in Switzerland by skilled craftsman, Forschner provides professionals in the food processing and preparation with superior quality, value-priced cutlery that enhances performance and increases productivity. The entire Victorinox line is ergonomically designed to minimize wrist tension. They give you a natural fit whether in traditional rosewood, nylon, or Fibrox. Their patented Fibrox handles are NSF approved, dishwasher safe and slip resistant.