The Pride of Albacete
Protecting a knifemaking tradition
The Spanish city of Albacete is renowned for the high-quality knives produced by its craftsmen. Generations of knife makers have honed their skills to create knives known around the world for their beauty, durability, and design. However, as the popularity of Albacete knives has grown, so too have counterfeit replicas that are of poor quality and threaten to damage the brand’s reputation.
Elena Valiente Soriano, lawyer at BALDER, highlights in her article published in elEconomista the interesting story of the renowned knife makers of Albacete, Spain who have obtained a protected designation of origin for their knives in order to combat counterfeiting.