Based in Russellville, Arkansas, Microplane is the original manufacturer of photo-etching cutting tools.  

First created in 1990 as a new form of woodworking tool, the original Microplane® did not find its way into the kitchen until 1994 and is now recognised worldwide as the gadget of choice among home cooks and chefs around the world.

Microplane continues to apply it’s expertise and attention to detail to create ultra sharp cutting edges in a range of graters that cut through hard and soft foods without tearing or shredding along with a range of effective culinary tools.