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- Cutlery. // Gourmet Retailer;Aug2004, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p114
Cutlery can be a challenging category to sell, especially because there are so many choices in prices, styles, and collections to choose from. Plus, most customers are unsure about their cutlery needs or how to properly use their knives. Sheffield, England, and Solingen, Germany, are two famous...
- KNIFE SHARPENERS. // Gourmet Retailer;Aug2003, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p172
Many customers who purchase a set of top-quality cutlery expect their investment to serve their needs in the kitchen for many years. However, what many don't know is that a knife's factory edge will last less than one percent of the knife's life. Retailers can benefit by educating consumers,...
- UPCOMING EVENTS. // Knives Illustrated;Nov2015, Vol. 29 Issue 6, p13
A calendar of events for the U.S. from September to November 2015 is presented which includes the International Custom Cutlery Exposition, Lehigh Valley Knife Show, and California Custom Knife Show.
- 2006 Personnel Trainer: American Cutlery. // Gourmet Retailer;Feb2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p45
The article presents several questions and answers related to cutlery. One reader asks about the difference between forged and stamped cutlery. Another reader asks about the best material that is available for knife handles. A reader asks about various types of knives.
- Look sharp. Washington, Kate // Sunset;May2005, Vol. 214 Issue 5, p30
Offers advice on sharpening knives. Cost of professional sharpening; Tip on how to test the sharpness of the blade; Contact information.
- The Best Knife for You. // Gourmet;Dec2005, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p116
Features several chef's knife. Key features of Kyocera chef's knife with ceramic blade; Cost of Chroma, an American high-carbon stainless-steel knife; Physical description of Victorinox chef's knife.
- ANATOMY OF a Knife. // Housewares;May/Jun2006, Issue 198, p21
The article offers information about the key features of a knife. The blades of most knives are made from stainless steel to prevent discoloration during use or cleaning. The fingerstop at the handles of the knives prevent the user's fingers from slipping towards the base. Handles can be made...
- ON THE EDGE. Zalesak, Paul C. // Leather Crafters & Saddlers Journal;Mar/Apr2013, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p77
The article offers basic understanding of the cutting edge of knives. It notes that the cutting edge is the first thing that must be understood before sharpening a knife. It explains that the cutting edge is the point at which two planes cross. It describes the different variations that make up...
- MESSERMEISTER. // Gourmet Retailer;May2003, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p113
The Ojai, California-based kitchen equipment manufacturer Messermeister introduces a serrated 6-inch Offset Knife in its premiere Meridian elite line. The one-piece forged knife made in Germany features a comfortably shaped, elevated handle that makes cutting breads, bagels, tomatoes, cold cuts,...