The story of the brand Berkel starts in Netherlands, in Rotterdam, in 1898, year in which Wilhelmus Adrianus van Berkel created the commercial society Van Berkel and opened the first establishment for the production of Berkel Flywheel slicers, which differ in the classic full and flower-shaped flywheel. To identify its brand, even today, is the fantastic red colour and the use of fine materials and cutting-edge techniques. Thanks to a still handmade production, the perfection of Berkel slicers is a fundamental value for the well-known brand. Berkel is internationally recognized as a Status Symbol for its reliable, innovative and long-lasting products. They are not just practical objects for the kitchen, Berkel products are luxury goods and elements to decorate your home, having elegant shapes and harmonious movement. Berkel Company does not only deal with the handmade production of slicers, but it instils its centennial experience in the production of professional kitchen knives that will make you feel like a top chef.