BIC is a family-owned company listed on the Paris Stock Exchange and a world leader in stationery, lighters, shavers. For more than 60 years, BIC has honored the tradition of providing high-quality, simple, inventive and reliable choices for everyone, everywhere, every time.
- Year started: 1950
- In: France
- Ranking: #2 worldwide for Stationery / #1 worldwide for branded pocket Lighters / #2 in Europe, U.S., Brazil for non-refillable shaver market (in volume)
Wite-Out® is an American brand of correction products, originally created in the USA by George Kloosterhouse. Since aquiring the company nearly 25 years ago, the BIC® brand Wite-Out® has increased its product range to meet correction needs at home, in the office and at school to include fluid and correction tapes.
- Year started: 1966
- In: USA
- Year acquired by BIC: 1992
- Countries where sold: USA
BIC Graphic Europe, a leading company in the branded promotional products industry, offers expertise in state-of-the-art decorating methods that support the marketing and media strategies of companies through the customization of well renowned BIC® products with imprinting logos, advertising messages or specific images.
- Year started: 1969
- In: USA