Zwilling J.A. Henckels opens first outlet store in Canada

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      The German-based company known for manufacturing premium knives opens its outlet store in Canada today (October 23) at the McArthur Glen Outlet next to Vancouver International Airport.

      Most people are familiar with the brand for their high-quality knives, but the new shop offers a selection of different kitchenware.

      Mrinal Sharma, President of Zwilling J.A. Henckels Canada, said that the company is excited to showcase to consumers the broad range of products the store has to offer.

      “You get to see the the Zwilling J.A. Henckels’s knives, but you also get to see the entirety within J.A. Henckels’s family of brands and products,” Sharma told the Straight at a launch event last night.

      Along the shelves of the store, customers will be able to find the Henckels’s collection of cookware, tools, and gadgets, and flatware.

      The store also carries the Staub collection, popular for its French cast-iron products, as well as the Miyabi collection, known for its Japanese precision knives.

      Take a look at our gallery for a peek into last night’s exclusive store preview.

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