Wüsthof is a knife-maker based in Solingen, Germany. Family owned for seven generations, the company’s main products are kitchen knives for domestic and professional use. Wüsthof is one of the leading manufacturers of chef’s knives.
The origins of the Kai Group date back to 1908, when founder Saijiro Endo established the company in Seki City, Japan. The company produced various cutlery throughout the 20th century, including kitchen cutlery. All Shun knives are currently made in Seki City and are distributed to over 30 countries.