Over 260 years of manufacturing top of the line professional and domestic knives.


“Manufacturer of professional and domestic knives since more than 260 years and currently with a workforce of more than 400 high skill workers producing more than 1000 items and a capacity of 70000 pcs per day, the factory is located in a surface of more than 30000 m2 in Albacete Spain.

100 % of knives are produced in our facilities in Spain using state-of-the-art technology in order to produce one of the most valued quality knives worldwide. Arcos is one of the oldest knife factories in the world, some of the Arcos master-pieces made by Mr. Juan de Arcos in 1745 can be found in the Spanish national Archaeological museum in Madrid. After almost 300 years of research and development Arcos emerge as one of the international cutlery leaders in more than 80 countries. Since Arcos started producing knives the commitment for quality is a must, with an excellent human team in charge of improving and automatize the manufacturing process in order to obtain the highest performance and quality standard. For reference ISO 9001, NSF, International cutlery standards 8442-1 etc. Nowadays the commitment for innovation is one of key points for Arcos success, being Arcos goal to provide a product that allows clients to work under the best conditions of food safety and performance. Some of Arcos latest novelties such as the Nitrum stainless steel, exclusive and registered brand by Arcos offers an extremely high cutting power and edge retention. Others such as Arcos exclusive Bactiproof Silver provides a perfect bacteriostatic protection against bacteria growth.