Scandinavian roots. Enduring soul.
Our vibrant spirit of design, craftsmanship and creativity originated in Fiskars Village, Finland, where the company got its start.
Plows: The original garden tools
As industrial and economic development accelerated in 17th century Europe, Fiskars led the way with superior steel and design.
Born of iron
Fiskars quickly became known as a premier ironworks company, manufacturing agricultural machinery, steam engines and household utensils.
Fiskars created its first pair of scissors over 180 years ago, forged from the world’s best steel.
A tradition of craftsmanship
To create the world’s best scissors, Fiskars recruited the world’s finest craftsmen. This commitment to quality has remained unchanged for centuries.
The origins of orange
Discover the icon that redefined the way the world thought about scissors.
Change for the modern age
Always on the cutting edge of consumer goods, Fiskars was one of the first companies in Europe to manufacture microwave ovens.
The orange-handled revolution continues
Drawing on the same spirit of innovation that gave us our start, we continue to look for ways to make our tools better and smarter.