Fällkniven is a Sweden-based manufacturer of knives and knife-related gear and apparel. Fällkniven was founded in 1984 in Boden by Peter Hjortberger. The company started importing knives and, in 1987, began designing knives. In 2009 Eric Hjortberger, the founder's son, took over as president of Fällkniven. Fällkniven is best known as a supplier of military and outdoor knives, also supplying the Swedish military. At Fällkniven their priority is to deliver high quality premium knives. That is for this company, their ultimate goal. Knowing this, they spend a lot on R&D (research and development) to create a Fällkniven knife. With this in mind and their knowledge, they are able to create the "best knives in the world".