VESCO tools are made in a small town in Italy famous and appreciated for its age-old cutlery and cutting-tool tradition. All VESCO tools are designed to maintain the highest quality standards. Each item is manufactured according to a detailed and planned course followed by strict tests carried out by experts in that field. All of the products and their components are subject to very precise research and selection in order to guarantee superior quality and precision. Blades are hot-forged in order to obtain maximum strength and durability. Handles are made with a special aluminum alloy in order to reduce the over-all weight. VESCO tools are a true representation of the quality standards that are associated with "Made in Italy".