PIONEERS OF CRAFTSMANSHIP

Exploration defines the American experience – defying odds, pressing onward, defining innovation. Since 1939, Gerber has masterfully hand-crafted knives, tools, and equipment, in the Portland, Oregon facility – pioneering an industry and honoring a heritage. Local ingenuity and American spirit collide within these walls – where iconic products are born, tested, and shipped worldwide.

#1 Direct Military Supplier of Knives and Multi-Tools

Portland, Ore. Manufacturing

686,000 LBS OF US STEEL/YEAR

Meet Jawzilla

Jawzilla lives in a cage for a reason - throwing sparks and sanding jaws. The monster robot works tirelessly on the 24/7 manufacturing floor, preparing a multitude of parts for assembly.

Sharpen Up

The prestigious position of knife sharpener is held by seasoned factory veterans, master craftsmen that have perfected the ancient art of blade sharpening.