Oneida was founded by a utopian community established in Oneida, New York, in 1848 by John Humphrey Noyes. The community was the longest-existing utopian society in the 19th century.. The members started The Oneida Community, Ltd., producing stackable dinnerware, dishwasher-safe bakeware, and intric... Read Moreately designed flatware. In 1935, it changed to Oneida Ltd. Today, Oneida is one of the world's largest distributers of tableware, bakeware, cutlery, silverware, dinnerware, and stemware for both home use and the food-service industry. Oneida Tranquilty Blue 16-Piece Dinnerware Set features a floral design and is microwave- and dishwasher-safe. This dinnerware set comes with four dinner plates, four salad plates, four soup bowls, and four mugs. Oneida Colorburst dinnerware sets are another popular pick. Oneida's high-quality stainless-steel flatware, such as Michelangelo, Julliard, Chandler, and Carolina, are made for everyday kitchen use, commercial use, wedding gifts, and baby gifts. The eclectic dinnerware pieces come in solid colors or multicolor patterns and are sold in matching sets for serving a household or entertaining guests.