High-quality, safe products
that are accessible and
trusted by all.
DISCOVER THE PRODUCTS
Everyday essentials designed with everyone in mind
MADE TO LAST
It's always been about modern design -- and reliable, lasting performance. The BIC® Cristal® ballpoint pen that writes for more than 1.2 miles (2 km), the BIC® Maxi full-size lighter that offers up to 3,000 steady lights, the BIC® Flex razor that delivers up to 10 shaves…
QUALITY AND SAFETY
Well-trained employees, a rigorous quality control system and a focus on continuous improvement by the Research & Development team, ensure BIC® products are of the highest quality.
of pen balls are made through a highly-controlled process.
Perfectly spherical, they are almost harder than a diamond.
All BIC® pocket lighters meet or exceed international standards and regulation requirements.
(ISO 9994, EN13869, ASTM F400, US CPSC)
All razor blades are visually inspected:
dimensional statistics checks, sharpening angle measurements, perfect smoothness of the blade-edge assessments, etc.
One quarter of an operator’s workday
in a BIC® lighter factory is dedicated to quality checks.
to make a 3, 4 or 5-blade razor that conforms to BIC’s stringent quality standards.
Every BIC® lighter undergoes more than 50 automatic quality and safety checks
before leaving the factory.
The length of writing tests carried out in 2015 on batches of ballpoint pens, gel pens and rollers.
With the same rigorous production processes and quality checks.
are manufactured daily in BIC factories. Their quality is checked by multiple controls that respect national and international safety regulations and requirements.