Brown The Nail Clipper NAIL is part of a series of easy-to-use cutting tools sold under the HARAC brand. The word HARAC is derived from a combination of two Japanese words Hasegawa (company name) and RAKU (easy to use). This Nail Clipper is made by Hasegawa Cutlery. The company was established in 1933 and it is located in Gifu prefecture. The tradition of cutlery in Gifu dates back to the times of Japanese sword making and the region even today is famous for the high quality of its cutting instruments.