Our Story

In 1999, Neil Baker opened d.a. Niels Kitchenware, a 2,000 square-foot store in Winnipeg. In 2004, he expanded to a 6,000 square foot space where he continues to share his love and knowledge of all things housewares.

A Wealth of Knowledge in Winnipeg

Few people know as much about kitchen knives as Neil Baker, the owner of d.a. Niels, and he is always eager to share his expertise with others

by Laurie O'Halloran

Neil Baker has been in the foodservice and kitchenware business for 50 years and for all that time he has been guided by the same goal: to provide his customers with the information they need to make the right purchase for their kitchen...

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Putting the sizzle back into the pan

by Brandi Johnson

In a time when many local businesses are struggling to stay open, kitchenware is in big demand. d. a. Niels Gourmet Kitchenware, the quaint and much-loved St. James kitchen store, is a destination for loyal supporters, foodies and chefs alike...

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