Mercer Culinary and Barfly Mixology Gear to Unveil New Products at NRA 2022

RONKONKOMA, N.Y. – After two years of virtual meetings, Mercer Culinary® is excited to participate at NRA 2022. The Mercer team is looking forward to reuniting with colleagues to catch up and share thoughts on how to work together to bring the industry back to pre-pandemic levels.    

Everything Mercer does is centered around making the job of culinary professionals more enjoyable, easier and more efficient. With this focus, Mercer Culinary has developed new products to tackle the issues of today’s foodservice professionals and looks forward to sharing them at NRA.

Following are some of the new items that will be on display along with all the popular cutlery & tools Mercer Culinary is known for:

-Several new additions to the BPX® Butcher knife line include; an 8” Chef’s, a Narrow Fillet, a Slicer with a Granton Edge and a Lamb Skinning Knife. All designed with high-carbon, ice hardened German steel, blades with a mirror finish for precise cuts and easy release.
-A Millennia® brisket knife with a patent pending design which combines the perfect blade length, height and stiffness, plus it won’t catch and damage ends of a butcher block.
-Renaissance® forged cheese knives with both the original POM handle and also a new olive wood handle.
-Hell’s Tools® Silicone Blade Scrapers and Spoon Spatulas – These new additions are extremely durable and are formulated to withstand temperatures up to 500°F.
-Metro Edge® Aprons & Brewer Shirts – This new line of quality aprons and shirts are as stylish as they are functional. They are designed to be worn in either the back or front of the house.
-Eco friendly and cost effective BLU™ Towels and Wipes. Made from 100% non-woven cotton, they are highly absorbent, biodegradable, durable and can clean a variety of surfaces.

Also, come by to see what’s new with Barfly® Mixology Gear. Barfly is all about celebrating and elevating the craft of cocktail making. From prep to garnish, Barfly barware tools are constructed for durability and designed for precision, control and consistency. With the focus on the professional bartender, the new tools were developed to allow them to continue to deliver masterful results in every glass.

The entire Barfly line will be on display, over 300 items in all, including the latest additions:

-SuperFly™ shakers with an extra heavy weight base. Available in 28 oz., 18 oz. or as a set.
-Soho™ shakers designed with more flexibility and deeper seating. Available in 28 oz., 18 oz. or as a set.
-An elegant 5” Bar knife with Damascus blade, spalted wood handle and Saya cover for prep of garnishes with precision.
-8 ½” Deluxe walnut muddler with a wide flat base for maximum surface for extracting the most out of herbs and fruit.

Mercer Culinary and Barfly Mixology Gear will be exhibiting at booth #1657. Stop by to learn more about both brands.

The NRA show takes place May 21-24, 2022 at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. If you are unable to attend the show, visit or, or contact Mercer Culinary, 1-800-221-5202 or for more information.

About Mercer Culinary
Mercer Culinary manufactures and supplies cutlery and accessories for the professional culinary market. Exceptional materials, unique design and dedicated craftsmanship are the hallmark of Mercer products. Mercer is the predominant supplier to culinary education with a strong presence in commercial foodservice spanning more than 30 years. Quality, performance, value, and service are the focal points for this second generation family business.

About Barfly Mixology Gear
Barfly Mixology Gear is fine barware for the professional bartender and home enthusiast. Produced and owned by Mercer Culinary, a second generation family business which manufactures and supplies cutlery and accessories for the professional culinary market. Barfly tools are manufactured from exceptional materials. The collection is designed with precision, control, and accuracy to ensure masterful results for making perfect cocktails.