Fiskars is one of the oldest companies in the world. It began as an ironworks in the small village of Fiskars, Finland in 1649. Over the centuries Fiskars manufactured a wide variety of consumer and industrial products including steam engines, plows, and cutlery. Their mission is to deliver lasting innovative design for enthusiasts that empower achievement and self-expression. Fiskar believes that all things, even the simplest, can be made better and smarter!