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About Norpro and Ventures International Products Inc.
Quality For The Cook
In 1973 CEO Gunnar Lie founded Norpro with a vision of designing, manufacturing, and supplying the highest caliber kitchenware backed by a commitment to exceed customer expectations.
His daughter, Kirsten Miller, shares his enthusiasm and passion. She has been running Norpro for several years. As President, she continues to build and grow Norpro, based on the principles established by her father.
Norpro is a leading supplier of distinctive kitchenware consistently at the forefront of product innovation. Traveling worldwide to study trends enables Norpro to create cutting edge products and introduce our customers to the latest technologies and industry innovations.
Norpro products reflect the utmost in quality and are manufactured with superior materials and craftsmanship.
Established in 1987, Ventures is a Vancouver-based wholesale distribution company specializing in quality housewares owned by Owen Richman and John Newton.
Since its inception, Ventures has been the exclusive Canadian distributor of the ever evolving Norpro collection of quality kitchen tools, gadgets, cookware, bakeware, barware and accessories for the home gourmet.
We take pride in providing the Canadian marketplace with distinctive and innovative kitchenware backed by our commitment to exceed retailer and service expectations.
Ventures is a solid company filled with energetic, experienced and passionate people who are eager to meet your needs and serve you well. Everything we do is about offering our customers quality products, quality service, and a quality experience.
Our in-stock position is among the very best in the industry and we ship our orders 97% to 100% complete all year long. We appreciate that survival in today’s business environment requires vendors that you can count on to deliver the products you order when you need them.
For over two decades, you have depended on Ventures to be accountable and dedicated to meeting your needs in Canada.
On behalf of our sales and customer service teams; we look forward to a future of continued success with you, our valued customer.