In 1898, the young butcher Wilhelmus Adrianus Van Berkel builds a device that mechanically reproduces the movement of the hand while slicing meat. The invention of the slicer quickly spreads worldwide. The myth was born.
In the 50s, Berkel is no longer just an innovative manufacturer of slicers, but the brand had already become a real status symbol.
Since then, Berkel means excellence for all the professionals by producing the best flywheel slicers and introducing the electrical slicers line. The Berkel slicers range meets everyones need, from small bars to large industrial kitchens, from the best deli shops to the largest food retail chains. Built to guarantee the highest precision and reliability, the Berkel professional slicers range embed innovative solutions and state-of-the-art technologies, designed to provide the highest level of safety and minimize waste, without ever compromising on style and elegance.
Continuously seeking for perfection, Berkel rewrites day by day its own myth, in a perfect merge between history and innovation.