Spyderco was founded in 1976. In 1981 Spyderco then evolved there company to folding knives. Since then, Spyderco has steadily grown to become one of the leaders in the cutlery industry. In addition to a worldwide distribution network and manufacturing resources in the U.S., Japan, Taiwan, Italy, and China, Spyderco innovation has also earned Spyderco an impressive portfolio of patents, trademarks, and industry awards. More importantly, it has allowed Spyderco to earn the trust and loyalty of countless thousands of dedicated knife users around the world. You just can’t go wrong with a Spyderco knife or any of they’re products.