Kikuichi has been making knives in Japan for over 700 years. Throughout most of their 700 years history, they had been making exceptionally fine samurai swords and today, are known for their uchihamono, the traditional Japanese knives and scissors. Kikuichi is the only cutlery manufacture in Japan who progressed from sword business. We have a wide variety available in store and are happy to special order any knife you are looking for.