The history of Ghidini started more than sixty years ago and is named after its founder Cipriano Ghidini. Established before World War II, they began by producing die-cast bottle openers and nutcrackers. The company evolved rapidly to a range of 30-40 different products to an ever-wider collection. The first line made especially for the kitchen was launched in the 1980s in addition to the assortment of wine accessories. Ghidini products have been constantly refined over the years and they now make over 1000 products divided into seven lines, to meet the demand of their distributors in more than 80 countries worldwide.