EKA Expands and Establishes US Facility

EKA®, knife manufacturers since 1882, now offers new opportunities for US and Canadian Retailers.

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Sunrise, Florida (Ammoland.comSwedish based EKA® Knivar AB has announced plans to expand its global footprint and brand exposure by establishing an office and distribution center in the South Florida (Miami – Fort Lauderdale –Palm Beach) area. This new operation will allow EKA® to better service, support and supply the North and South American markets.

EKA® has been manufacturing innovative and quality products since 1882.  There are many events worth mentioning in EKA’s past. In 1968, the “Classic 6” was the first EKA® knife to go into Space. In 1990, a Royal Warrant Certificate was awarded to EKA® by King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden. After 133 years they still uphold the same values that have made EKA® an established, successful and sought after brand. EKA® looks forward to continuing its rich history and welcomes the future and all of the opportunities to come.

In the Knife Survey, conducted and published in the June 2015 edition of Gun Trade World, EKA® was ranked as the 5th Best-Selling Brand, placing them ahead of many well-known name brands. EKA® continually strives to bring to market premium, cutting edge, best in class products at fair and competitive prices. EKA’s range is currently comprised of products for the avid outdoorsman, tactical and rescue services, culinary experts, collectors and industry professionals.

Promotional and personalized gifts have been a large part of EKA’s market and success for over half a century. EKA® has worked with thousands of global brands, such as Volvo, Electolux, Absolut Vodka, Daimler Benz, Mobil, Coca-Cola, Gulf, Wilkinson, IBM, McDonnell Aircraft, 3M, Nokia and 44,000 others. They have also produced custom knives for former US Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and Lyndon B. Johnson.

Johny Kanaan, the man behind EKA®, says “We are looking forward with great anticipation to EKA’s new presence in the United States and the endless opportunities that this endeavor will provide for the Americas.”

About EKA®:

EKA® has been manufacturing knives since 1882 and was founded and is based in Eskilstuna Sweden. During EKA’s 133 years they have combined traditional craftsmanship with modern production technologies. EKA’s knives are known throughout the world for stylish designs, functionality and first-class materials. To work with an EKA® knife; feel the grip, the strength and the exceptional sharpness, is something above the ordinary. With focus on quality and growth, EKA® remains strong and is proud to be a leader in the knife manufacturing industry.

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    1. I sent an earlier comment about a defective knife purchased from Amazon. It was supposed to be new and when it arrived there were no signs of it having been used. However, it had cracked handles. Product EKA 755504 blue sides. EKA products are the best I have owned. Do you have new handles I could purchases? They would not have to be blue.
      I purchased blue because it would be easier to find if I laid it down after use.

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