Victorinox knives

1884, Karl Elsener opened his cutlery workshop and became, since 1891, the official supplier of the Swiss Army with the famous pocket knife that will become the famous knife officer, the symbol of Swiss quality and used in the world wide. The global success of the knife officer is illustrated by its presence at the Museum of Modern Art in New York and the Museum of Applied Arts in Munich who have integrated into their design collections. Furthermore, this knife also has the privilege of beating around the globe as part of the official equipment of the American space shuttle. Today, the company headed by Carl Elsener Sr. and his son Carl Jr., produces over 400 models of pocket knives and multipurpose tools. Thanks to advanced technology, more than 100 000 Swiss quality knives leave the company each day. Renowned for the Swiss Army knife, a symbol of ingenuity and quality Swiss s'enrichit always new features .... Always innovative, sometimes Victorinox incorporates electronics in its products, such as laser pointers or LED, or a USB key.