HARAC is the brand of Hasegawa Cutlery for high quality cutting devices that have been designed to be very easy to use. The company was established in 1933 and is located in Gifu prefecture.
This region is famous for the high quality of its cutlery that developed from the tradition of Japanese sword making and the related knowledge on how to process steel.
The brand name HARAC is derived from a combination of two Japanese words HAsegawa (the company's name) and RAKu (easy to use). It perfectly describes that philosophy of the products, that inherit the outstanding quality of Japanese sword making and that have been designed to be very easy to use for children, adults and the elderly.