TOJIRO is the brand name for knives which Fujitora Industry Co. Ltd. manufactures. Fujitora is one of the top cutlery companies in Japan. There are some areas to make cutting tools in Japan and Tsubame-Sanjyo area in Niigata prefecture is also one of them where Tojiro Factory is located. They have been pursuing "Sharpeness" of cutting tools from their establishment which is basic function of knife. It is not an exaggeration to say the sharpness of knife would influence the completion of cooking because Japanese cooking esteems beauty of cutting face brightness and brilliance of knife. Then they have been brushing up traditional technology and developed their own thecnology as DP method with examination of blade material. Their products are proud of superior function high quality and beautiful design which was awarded good design prize of 2000 by Department of Trade and Industry of Japanese Govenment.