Pete Kershaw started Kershaw Knives in 1974. He partnered with Kai a short time later, founded Kai USA ltd. and the rest is history.
Kershaw Knives is owned by Kai USA ltd. They also own Zero Tolerance and Shun Cutlery.
Over the years, Kershaw crafted some of the most icon modern knives in history. From the classic Kerhsaw Leek to the durable Blur. Kershaw partners with pioneering designers like Les George, Ernest Emerson, Ken Onion, Rick Hinderer, Gavin Hawk, RJ Martin, Todd Rexford, Matt Diskin, Jens Anso, and many more. The product line is expansive and include EDC knives, tactical folders, hunting and sporting knives, assisted opening, and camping knives.
Be sure and checkout our Kershaw clips from Lynch NW! These are titanium deep carry clips made by the masters at Lynch NW.