In 1890, in a small Savoie village in Maurienne, Joseph Opinel invented the pocket knife that now bears his name. The Opinel company located at Chambéry in the heart of the Alps, is still run by the descendants of Joseph Opinel and manufactures items whose quality has made the brand famous for more than 130 years. The collection contains knives and pocket tools for DIY, sport, outdoors activities and gardening as well as kitchen knives and table knives…
Made in France
Our pocket knives, table knives, kitchen knives, gardening tools are made in France in our factory based in Chambéry in Savoy*.
*excepted the following products which are developed in Chambéry and manufactured by our partner in Portugal: hand pruner, Parallèle and Intempora kitchen knives, spreading knives and vegetable knives.
Garden saw blades and sheaths are made in Asia. The kitchen and table linen is made in France by the company Tissage Moutet.