The Swiss Army Knife.
Established in the
heart of the Swiss Jura region, in the town of Delémont, Wenger S.A. of
Switzerland is the renowned maker of the Genuine Swiss Knife™ for over 100
years and is one of the two official producers.
Recognized as one of Europe’s leading knife makers and trusted as
a supplier of the “Standard Issue” knife to the Swiss Army since 1908, Wenger
continues its commitment to the tradition, the heritage, the craftsmanship and
the quality it has built its reputation on. Using only the finest
material and building each ‘multi-tooled’ Swiss Army knife with the renowned thorough
engineering that only Wenger can make available ensures each knife is as
reliable and as durable as the first legendary knife produced.
It was only a matter of time before the product range expanded to
watches. Only the Maker of the Genuine Swiss Army Knives™ lends its heritage to
the Swiss Military watch. Swiss Military continues the tradition of
Swiss innovation, craftsmanship and quality design.
Swiss Military is the brand of choice for consumers seeking a "lifestyle tool" that delivers functionality, value, classic styling and
versatility. The recognizable Swiss army "cross" is associated with heritage,
authenticity and craftsmanship. The Swiss Military watch is a global
icon, a timeless piece that evokes-
Functionality: it does more than just tell
Affordability: it is a ‘Swiss Made’ watch that will last and
Versatility: it can be worn on any
innovative styling of each watch compliments Swiss Military‘s commitment to
performance, quality, craftsmanship and versatility. The innovative designs
deliver more diverse watch styles that provide the necessary tools required for
all types of consumers ranging from the outdoor enthusiast to the in-office, globetrotting
executive to, simply, the watch aficionado. The Swiss Military watch has
no boundaries just like the Swiss Military wearer's interests, needs and
The original multi-tool, the Swiss Army Knife has been the gold standard in functionality for more than one hundred years. There are dozens of kinds of Swiss Army Knives with tools in various combinations.
Some of the tools that can be found on the Swiss army pocket knife include various blades, screwdrivers, can opener, bottle opener, scissors, saw, file, hook, magnifying glass, pliers, and even a digital clock, USB flash, altimeter and LED light and laser pointer.
The term "Swiss Army knife" is a registered trademark owned by Wenger S.A. and Victorinox A.G., longtime suppliers of knives to the Swiss Armed Forces.