The popular BIC lighters are produced by the BIC Group. The BIC Group was founded in Paris in 1945 by Marcel Bich, the former head of an ink factory. The company is particularly well known for its disposable products. These include ballpoint pens, disposable lighters and disposable razors.
Today, the BIC Group is active in more than 160 countries and sells about 32 million products every day.
The world-famous BIC lighter, which has been produced in its classic oval shape since its introduction in 1972, and the equally classic hexagonal BIC ballpoint pen from 1950 are even exhibited in the architecture and design collection of the New York Museum of Modern Art.
For over 60 years, BIC standing for innovation, reliability and consistent quality. BIC is constantly developing its products and improving them to the needs of its customers.