These are the kind of knives you use on a daily basis in your kitchen. They are not fancy and they do the job. Cutting of all fruits and soft vegetables is easy and quick. Stainless steel and dishwasher safe. Comes in a set of 3 units so one is always at hand even if the others are in the dishwasher. Made by Rena in Germany to the highest quality and marketed under an Israeli brand name.