Global (cutlery)

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Yoshida Metal Factory
Industry Kitchenware
Founded 1985 (1985)
Headquarters Chiba, Japan
Area served Worldwide
Key people Chuji Kamekura
Products Kitchen knives, accessories
Employees 96
Website http://yoshikin.co.jp

Global (often written in all capitalized letters as "GLOBAL") is a brand of cutlery products made by Yoshida Metal Factory of Japan. Global knives are known for their one piece, stainless steel design, even though they are made of two parts.

History[edit]

Global was founded by Yuzo Watanabe in Japan in 1983.[1]

In 2006, the G Series knives was placed #46 on the Japanesque Modern Committee listing.[2]

Global is also tested well, i.e. in the Swedish TESTFAKTA http://www.testfakta.se/incoming/article32185.ece


References[edit]

  1. ^ http://yoshikin.co.jp/w/index.html
  2. ^ "Japanesque Modern Archives -"Japanesque Modern Collection"". Tepia-infocompass.jp. Archived from the original on 2010-12-11. Retrieved 2010-12-11. 

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