In 1884, Karl Elsener opened his cutler’s workshop in Ibach-Schwyz. In 1891 he supplied the soldier’s knife to the Swiss Army for the first time. He went on to develop the Swiss Officer’s and Sports Knife—now the iconic Swiss Army Knife—in 1897, creating the foundation for a flourishing company that would be able to hold its own on the world stage.
Today, Victorinox is a global company with five product categories: Swiss Army Knives, Household and Professional Knives, Watches, Travel Gear, and Fragrances.
Victorinox Swiss Army, Inc
7 Victoria Drive
Monroe, CT 06468
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Victorinox Swiss Army Coverage in the Trailspace Blog
Essential Gear for our 2017 Reviewers of the Month
Our members are essential to the Trailspace community. To thank them we're once again giving every Reviewer of the Month a prize pack of 10 Essentials gear ($350+ value) . Read more
March 10, 2017
Outdoor Retailer: Building a Victorinox Swiss Army Knife -- by hand
Anyone with twenty-five dollars to spare can go out and buy a Victorinox Spartan multi-tool. But, making your own by hand? That's priceless. I was lucky enough to make my own Spartan, thanks to Victorinox's Brian Ordway who patiently walked me through the process at Outdoor Retailer. Read more
August 5, 2010
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