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Alyson Carter Aug 22, 2004 11:58 AM

I am looking to buy a set of Global Kitchen knives. Does anyone know of a place where I can buy them in Canada? Lots of suppliers in the US but I need them in a hurry.


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    errant RE: Alyson Carter Aug 22, 2004 08:51 PM

    I bought mine at C.A.Paradis kitchen and restaurant supplies in Ottawa. The phone number is 613-731-2866 and they're at 1314 Bank Street in Ottawa South. Make sure you buy a Global sharpener too.

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      errant RE: errant Aug 22, 2004 08:53 PM

      I forgot to link to the website for C.A. Paradis. It's http://www.caparadis.com/

      Link: http://www.caparadis.com/

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      shazzer65 RE: Alyson Carter Aug 23, 2004 01:21 AM

      I'm quite sure they sell them at Ming Wo on 4th avenue in Vancouver.........

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        Cecilia RE: Alyson Carter Aug 23, 2004 11:09 AM

        You can find Global knives in lots of places in Toronto. They are mostly smaller shops. I am sure you can get them shipped to wherever you are. Here are a couple that I know off the top of my head.

        1. William Sonoma (check their website for Toronto location)
        2. Degrees Kitchen Store (416-484-8222)

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          jamo RE: Alyson Carter Aug 24, 2004 05:43 AM

          I got mine at ming wo, I'm sure they have them at most locations. www.mingwo.com

          I'm pretty sure they have them at the cookshop in citysquare (12th & cambie), though I haven't actually been there myself. It seems that they do on their website. www.cookshop.ca

          Also perhaps gourmet warehouse would be a good place to try. Well it's just a good place to go to anyways. http://www.gourmetwarehouse.ca/index.htm

          Have fun, I love my global knives.


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            Heavy Bag RE: jamo Sep 9, 2004 06:28 PM

            You can go on the web to browneco.com
            The web-site isn't finished but Browne & Co. are the Canadian distributors of Global knives and they will tell where you can buy them wherever you are. Ask them where you can find the Kasumi knives that they distribute. They are another Japanese knife. I used to love Globals now I think I'm in love with Kasumi.
            Hey, I'm going to Ottawa next week and need some recommendations for good eats. Got any?

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              shawsy RE: Heavy Bag Dec 6, 2004 09:34 AM

              i am looking for a distributor in saskatoon, sk. selling global knives. thank you.

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                Allan Smith RE: shawsy Dec 20, 2004 10:12 AM

                you can purchase them at the "Happy Cooker" in Winnipeg

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            ybnormal RE: Alyson Carter Aug 24, 2004 03:26 PM

            I got mine in Calgary - The Jolle Chef - (403) 256-5556. They are a restaurant supplier/serious home chef store. If they can't provide, they can still direct you where to go.

            BTW, knife-sharpening done by the Jolle Chef is wicked. My Global Santoku is fantastic!

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              noholds RE: Alyson Carter Aug 25, 2004 05:44 AM

              depends where you are, canada is pretty damn big. remember that many stores will give you a discount if you are profesional so be sure to ask.
              good luck

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                dombort RE: Alyson Carter Oct 6, 2007 03:09 PM

                Cheapest place for Global knives that I know of (other than online ordering maybe) is at Tap Phong in the Spadina Ave. Chinatown in Toronto.

                The G16 - 10" cooks knife I believe they sell for $120.

                1. jayt90 RE: Alyson Carter Oct 8, 2007 05:32 AM

                  There is a set of Globals, in a block, in my local Costco, 8 knives for $600. I doubt if they are in each location but the staff can find out if any are nearby.
                  I'm tempted, I must admit.

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                    BarnNB RE: jayt90 Oct 12, 2007 08:02 PM

                    Same here in New Brunswick with respect to Costco.

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                    CourtJ RE: Alyson Carter Jan 4, 2008 01:58 PM

                    In Edmonton I got mine at Call the Kettle Black. Love them!!!

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