An extensive range of high-quality, British designed, stainless steel catering cutlery (or flatware) from a multi-award winning brand.

With over 60 years' experience and passion for creating cutlery that is as functional as it is beautiful, Robert Welch cutlery is ideal for use across all catering establishments.

Today, Robert Welch Designs supply the world's foremost hotels, restaurants and airlines, often with bespoke ranges of the finest 18/10 stainless steel cutlery, chef's knives, barware, flatware, hollowware and bathroom ranges.

Founded in 1955 by Robert Welch, a graduate of the Royal College of Art, who pioneered the introduction of stainless steel and tableware to the UK and went on to earn an MBE and become Royal Designer for Industry. 

1955: Robert Welch’s first studio

“I remember the very first day - pinning a sheet of paper to my drawing board, sharpening my pencil and thinking ‘What now?’”

Robert Welch, interviewed in 1973

Today, still based in the 18th Century former Silk Mill at Chipping Campden in the beautiful Cotswold Hills, where it was founded, the company is run jointly by Robert Welch's children, Alice and Rupert.

Steeped in 60 years of history, the in-house design team remain true to Robert Welch's legacy and maintains a sense of continuity to this modern business - we call this 'Designing the Robert Welch Way'.