The Victorinox company was founded high in the Swiss Alps back in 1884. It took only until 1891 before they obtained the first contract to supply the Swiss Army with "soldier knives". Today Victorinox is one of the world's most respected brands in terms of quality and design.
Victorinox today guarantee a lifetime against any defects in material and workmanship. Damages caused by misuse or abuse are not covered by this guarantee.