Société BIC SA manufactures and distributes stationery products, lighters, and shavers. It operates through the following segments: Stationery Consumer, Lighters, Shavers, Other Consumer, and BIC Graphic. The Stationery Consumer segment covers writing, correction, marking, coloring, drawing, and other stationery products. The Lighters segment offers various lighters such as classics, electronics, decorated, lighter cases, and multi-purpose. The Shavers segment comprises shavers for men and women. The Other Consumer segment refers to BIC Sport surfboards, sales to tobacco shops, and BIC Phone. The BIC Graphic segment includes advertising and promotional products. The firm's brands include BIC, Tipp-Ex, Wite-Out, Sheaffer, BIC Kids, BIC Matic, and BIC Graphic. The company was founded by Marcel Bich and Édouard Buffard on March 3, 1953 and is headquartered in Clichy, France.