Demeyere is located in Herentals near Antwerp in the heart of Belgium and founded in 1908. Demeyere has specialized in the production of high quality, state of the art, top-end stainless steel cookware in a wide variety of products and range. The only producer to make cookware specifically to suit different cooking methods. Each cookware piece is designed for different technological requirement which are quite different for boiling, frying, stirring and slow cooking. Therefore, the construction of each type needs to have a different technology application. Demeyere is ideal for induction stoves, and is completely oven safe which means it can be used with gas, electric, ceramic or halogen stovetops. Other features include comfortably designed stay cool cast stainless steel welded handles, the unique Silvinox surface treatment for easy maintenance and drip free rims for easy pouring. This is ultimate frying pan for the professional and amateur. They fry up to the edge (50% larger cooking surface), and a non stick layer is no longer necessary. When the pan is sufficiently hot, just lower the heat by 30-50%, the skillet will do the rest. Fry pans have cast handles of stainless steel that will remain cool. Demeyere's frying pans/skillets use 7-ply, a unique technology consisting of 7 alloys, including stainless steel and an aluminum core. The layers are formed over the base and side of the pans. This technology guarantees that the heat is spread evenly over the whole surface of the pan right up to the rim. Hence, complying with the specific requirements and features needed for frying.