The founder of Zyliss
, Karl Zysset of Lyss, Switzerland, developed the first garlic press in 1948. Since 1951, the company has produced other kitchen gadgets, including the core group of kitchen tool essentials still considered the standard-bearers in the industry - Garlic Press, Salad Spinner, Food Chopper, and Rotary Cheese Grater.Zyliss
is internationally-respected for design, functionality, and durability; favored by both everyday cooks and renowned gourmet chefs around the world. Based in Irvine, California, Zyliss
proudly carries more than 150 premium-quality, thoughtfully designed, and carefully-constructed kitchen tools.