Noritake Stainless is part of the collection of Noritake dinnerware and crystal. Noritake, an acknowledged leader in tableware manufacturing, producing formal and casual china and dinnerware, and crystal stemware. Noritake China is actually the strongest ceramic dinnerware materials. Nearly all Noritake dinnerware is dishwasher safe. Most Noritake casual dinnerware is safe in the microwave.