A company with a rich heritage, the WUSTHOF factory was first listed in official documents in 1814. Six generations later Wolfgang Wusthof, Chief Executive, upholds family tradition.
The Dreizak trademark, which translates to TRIDENT - the legendary spear of Neptune, was registered with the Imperial Patent Office in Berlin in 1895. Today, the TRIDENT is protected and recognized in almost every country in the world.
The WUSTHOF-TRIDENT knife is hot-drop forged from a single blank of high carbon no-stain steel, a specially alloyed proportions of carbon, chromium, molybdenum and vanadium. In 38 major manufacturing steps from forging to tempering, to grinding and polishing, the WUSTHOF knife is created. Quality all the way!