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Victorinox

Victorinox
Company nameVictorinox AG
Company typeAktiengesellschaft
Founded1884
Founder(s)Karl Elsener
HeadquartersIbach, Canton of Schwyz
Area servedWorldwide
Key peopleCarl Elsener jun.
(President, CEO & Chairman)
ProductsSwiss Army knives, cutlery, watches, travel gear, apparel, USB flash drive
Operating income485 Mio. CHF (2008)
Employees1,700 (2009)
DivisionsVictorinox Swiss Army Watch SA, Biel/Bienne Switzerland
TRG Group, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Victorinox SA Apparel LLC, New York, USA
Victorinox Swiss Army Fragrance AG, Switzerland
Victorinox Swiss Army Inc. Monroe, Connecticut, USA

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Victorinox (c-eniconvɪktɵˈriːnɒks ) is a knife manufacturer based in the town of Ibach, in the Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland. Since its acquisition of rival Wenger in 2005, it has, once more, become the sole supplier of multi-purpose knives to the Swiss army.


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