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Regions/Markets Represented:Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe including UK, Latin America, Middle East, except Australia, Mexico, and New Zealand
Location:Southbridge, Massachusetts, United States

The Professional’s right knife and product solution, since 1818

Dorian Drake is an authorized sales representative of Dexter-Russell products in select international markets.

About Dexter-Russell, Inc.

Dexter-Russell, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of professional cutlery in the United States. Throughout their long and rich history, they have maintained a tradition of excellence in both materials and workmanship. Dexter-Russell is the proud successor to the two oldest American cutlery manufacturers: The Harrington Cutlery Company and the John Russell Cutlery Company.

Dexter-Russell uses quality materials enhanced with the integrity of craftsmanship, to produce the broadest line of professional cutlery made by any single manufacturer in the world. Professional cutlery designed, built, and tested to be people friendly and kitchen tough. Knives are sharp, right out of the box. Edges last longer and can be easily re-sharpened. The complete array of professional cutlery, tools, and accessories provides consistent, time-tested performance in the kitchen. The Dexter Edge, the right knife and solution…since 1818.

Dexter’s Edge

There are certain tasks that call for specialty knives. With the broadest product line available, you can be sure that Dexter-Russell has the right knife for every kitchen task. Dexter-Russell manufactures over 1500 different knives and utensils, from chef’s knives, fillet knives, paring knives, clam and oyster knives, slicing knives to pizza cutters. This selection allows you to customize your kitchen with every knife you need. Their selection is unmatched by any other American manufacturer.

Every Dexter product is designed to exceed the performance expectations of the end user. Each product is individually heat treated, and given the blade and edge geometry that has been perfected for the task at hand. From knives and turners to sandwich spreaders and spatulas, the professional user is always the focus of their efforts. Whatever type of knife you require, Dexter-Russell makes a high quality product for you.

Manufacturer Products/Equipment

  • Boning Knives
  • Bread Knives
  • Clam and Oyster Knives
  • Cleavers Cooks / Chefs Knives
  • Fish / Fillet
  • Japanese Chefs Knives
  • Paring Knives
  • Pizza and Cheese Knives
  • Poultry Knives
  • Serving Pieces
  • Slicers and Carvers
  • Spreaders
  • Steak Knives
  • Turners and Servers
  • Utility Knives
  • Industrial Knives
Product Line

For the Heritage Collection, Dexter has teamed with knife designer Adam Simha to create a series of knives that embody the evolution in American cuisine. The result is knives that combine the best of the world’s cutlery, featuring extraordinarily sharp edges, sleek lines, and functional features.dexter knife


The Connoisseur family of knives is designed for executive chefs and “front-of-the-house” use in the finest restaurants, hotels, and other institutions. These knives combine premium materials with Dexter’s expert craftsmanship. They are manufactured with a sanitary engineered rosewood handle, impregnated with polymers and resins, which provides warmth, durability, balance, and stain resistance. The stain-free, high-carbon steel blade is individually ground to the ultimate edge and made in the USA.


For chefs who prefer an affordable forged line with a contemporary look and feel. iCut-PRO family of knives feature a soft Santoprene® handle for a comfortable, sure grip and forged blades of high quality German stainless steel. Edges are individually ground and honed to the ultimate edge. Items marked with the NSF logo are NSF Certified.Icut Pro


The DuoGlide family of knives is designed to make it easier for those with arthritis to cut, chop, or slice, with greater comfort and less fatigue. With DuoGlide, Dexter has combined their renowned blade technology with an ultra-soft, right-sized and textured handle that can be gripped in several ways for more comfort and control. The high-carbon, stainless steel blade is individually ground and honed to be the ultimate edge, corrosion resistant, and uniquely designed for each cutting task.


The V-LO family of knives features a patented, state-of-the-art handle design offering both comfort and control. These knives are soft-to-the-touch, with the firmness you need, plus a modern, attractive look. They Feature a stain-free, high-carbon steel blade, with an individually ground and honed edge. These products are made in the USA. Items marked with the NSF logo are NSF Certified.


The SofGrip family of knives is the standard in non-slip and comfortable design for demanding kitchen environments. A soft rubber grip reduces stresses that may cause fatigue and common wrist injuries like carpal tunnel syndrome. They Feature a stain-free, high-carbon steel blade, with an individually ground and honed edge. These products are made in the USA. Items marked with the NSF logo are NSF Certified.


The Sani-Safe family of knives is built to be both tough and sanitary. A textured, slip-resistant, easy-to-clean polypropylene handle withstands both high and low temperatures. An impervious blade-to-handle seal provides the utmost in sanitary qualification. They feature a stain-free, high-carbon steel blade, with an individually ground and honed edge. Sani-Safe knives are built to excel in a commercial kitchen. These products are made in the USA. Items marked with the NSF logo are NSF Certified.


This family of knives is for those who prefer the warmth and feel of a real wood handle. The Traditional knives feature either stain-free, high-carbon steel or classic high-carbon steel blade, with an individually ground and honed edge. The handle is secured to the blade with brass compression rivets. They are made in the USA. Dexter Basics For chefs who want DEXTER quality at its most affordable, there is the Dexter Basics family of knives. They offer performance and value for commercial use. They feature a stain-free, high carbon steel blade with durable, slip resistant polypropylene handle. Items marked with the NSF logo are NSF Certified.

Heavy Duty

Dexter® Heavy Duty™ knives are working knives designed to stand up to long hours of tough use. Wider, durable blades of proprietary stain-free, high-carbon DEXSTEEL™ have super-sharp, long-lasting, easily restored edges. Contoured, right-sized, textured handles perform for long hours of use. Dexter Heavy Duty knives are built to excel in a commercial kitchen.

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