June 8, 2010, OREGON CITY, Ore. – Benchmade Knife Company is proud to announce a partnership with custom knife maker Charles Marlowe. Mr. Marlowe has a great passion for knives and began designing his own models eighteen years ago.
“I’ve really enjoyed developing a relationship with Benchmade,” says Mr. Marlowe. “Their attention to detail and respect for the integrity of the original custom design are what excited me about working with the company.”
The first Marlowe-Benchmade design is expected to be released in the coming weeks.
“We are thrilled to be collaborating with such a talented knife designer,” says Rob Morrison, Benchmade’s Director of Marketing and Strategic Planning.
“Through our association with world’s best custom knife makers, we continue to bring innovative and functional designs to market. This partnership with Charles will help Benchmade continue in our mission of manufacturing superior edged tools.”