The family-run company, is run by the owner Silvano Collini, assisted by his family. Heirs to an ancient tradition, they produce knives according consolidated craft techniques. The offer is very wide and includes professional knives, collectibles, artistic and a wide range of tools. Knives Chef's for kitchen in Bra are highly sought , that is why the company is aimed at professionals in the restaurant business, but also to butchers and chefs. The offer also includes a set of pots and specific tools for the slicing of truffles. The company respects the tradition, but at the same time is managed with a modern approach, which sees marketing as a key element for the corporate development.
The company was founded in 1929 by the uncle Silvano Collini, the current owner. The founder, starting from the Trentino region which boasts a long tradition in artisan cutlery, has set up one of the major players in the production of craft knives. The company is still today the custodian of the ancient traditions, that preserves with perseverance, while not disregarding the typical tools of the modernity. Alongside the use of "slaifera", the typical grinder with the pedal of Trentino region, are used modern tools, able to give the company a national dimension. The offer includes any type of knife, especially Chef's knives for the kitchen in Bra, produced on-site in the laboratory.
The owner has learned the job from his father and grandfather, but he has gained additional skills in the craft productions of cutlery. Therefore it not only produces chef's knives for the kitchen in Bra, but also knives for various professions and collectible items. It can, also, to manufacture cutting tools on the basis of specific requests of the customers. However, the offer is wide and includes: cheese knives and for cold cuts (in which particularly it excels), tools for barbers and beauticians, slicer for truffles, scissors for tailors and even pots. All products are based on excellent quality standards, have a considerable visual impact and possess a value that could be called artistic. They are beautiful and functional, made to last over time.
The grandfather of the owner, who founded the business, has transmitted first to his son and then to the grandson all his knowledge, which has represented the basis for the expansion of this craft cutlery. The holder respects the value of the tradition, symbolized by a particular instrument, the "slaifera". This is a pedal grinder for the knife grinder, very used in the past and now fallen into the disuse. It is an object of inestimable value as it clearly evokes an era when the craftsmanship was a key character. The owner conserves this element, he has restored it and still he uses it for the production of collectible knives but also professional knives. One of the strengths of the company, therefore, is the ability to combine old and new, tradition and modernity. To benefit form this is the customer, who then can buy a high quality product, beautiful and functional, able to last in times.