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The Case website won an ADDY award for creative excellence in 2006.
A Case packaging design won the Best of the Show Award at the North American Packaging Competition for Excellence in the Collector's Item category. The Case Collectors Club (CCC) was established in 1981.
Case has also partnered with custom knifemaker Tony Bose to produce new designs.
The Slim Lock The Slim Lock was originally produced in 2005 as a tribute to John Russell Case.Designed by Tom Hart, the Copper Lock (549L) combined elements from older Case knife patterns to make an entirely new knife with a fully locking blade.Case celebrated the 10th Anniversary of the Copper Lock in 2007.Case knives are made with blades stamped from domestic steel and hardened using proprietary heat treatment methods.Knife handles are made of a variety of natural materials like Brazilian cattle bone, India stag, buffalo horn, ancient mammoth ivory, mother of pearl, exotic hardwoods and precious stones.