History

Dal 1864 la tradizione della qualità.

1925

Everything starts in Premana, a small village in the Alps where iron has a long history. Fazzini brothers, already active in their business, moved their factory from an old house on the creek to the village.

1955

First appearance of “Montana” brand on Fazzini brothers’ knives.

1971

Establishment of Coltelleria Montana S.p.A. thanks to new investors. The company, thanks to the quality of products and to the innovation-driven mindset, became in few years the position of leader in knives’ market in Italy.

1979

Coltelleria Montana, first in Italy, launches knife block, la cui prima versione contiene 6 coltelli con manico in palissandro.

1989

With the goal to proceed with the business growth, shareholders agreed to sell the company to Fiskars, finnish multinational company active since 1649.

2009

Launch of the first version of Tecna, the most prestigious and innovative product of the company; production proceeds in Premana factory.

2015

Sanelli Ambrogio,knifemaker since 1864, bought from Fiskars the branch Montana, relaunching it and bringing its heart again in Premana.

2017

Launch of new Montana range.