From very modest beginnings, Global has developed into one of the most successful brands of professional kitchen knives in the world. Still crafted by hand in Yoshikin’s factory in Niigata, Japan, Global knives are manufactured to extremely high and exacting standards.


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Since 1985, Global has been producing knives of the highest quality that are praised for their balance, sharpness and easy care. Shop online at the Official GLOBAL® Knives South Africa web shop and save.


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See how GLOBAL® knives are made in Japan. In this video you'll see extremely rare footage of founder Mino Tsuchida, explaining the process of how GLOBAL® knives are made, and his ultimate design philosophy behind the brand.

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