Martor has been a global leader in the manufacture of high quality knives and blades for almost 70 years. Manufacturing is done in Solingen, Germany, better known as ‘The Knife Capital of the World’. In 1976, Martor developed the first Spring Loaded Retractable (SLR) safety cutter bearing the GS mark. This knife, the Martor Profi, soon became the standard of safety in European industry. The Profi was the first safety cutter designed to protect users from cutting tool injuries. Today, Martor produces almost 300 dierent styles of knives and cutters specific to industry and its needs.