Global (cutlery)

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Yoshida Metal Factory
Industry Kitchenware
Founded 1985 (1985)
Headquarters Tsubame, Japan
Area served
Key people
Chuji Kamekura
Products Kitchen knives, accessories
Number of employees

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.


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


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  2. ^ "Japanesque Modern Archives -"Japanesque Modern Collection"". Archived from the original on 2010-12-11. Retrieved 2010-12-11. 

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