Pens, lighters and shavers
Founded in France in 1945 by Marcel Bich. 40% owned by the Bich Family.
In 2019, the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) asked companies to provide data about their efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and mitigate climate change risk. Responding companies are scored across four key areas: disclosure; awareness; management; and leadership. This company received a CDP Climate Change Score of A-.
[Source 2019][More on Climate Change]
This company appears on PETA's (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, USA) 'Companies That Do Test On Animals' list, signifying that they manufacture products that are tested on animals at some stage of development. Presently observing a moratorium - suspension on testing.
[Source 2020][More on Animal Testing]
This company is a member of How2Recycle. The How2Recycle Label is a voluntary, standardized labeling system that clearly communicates recycling instructions to the public. It involves a coalition of forward thinking brands who want their packaging to be recycled and are empowering consumers through smart packaging labels. Companies must be a member of the program to use the How2Recycle Label.
[Source 2020][More on Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives]
|Company Structure||Listed Public Company|
|Revenue||US$2.2 billion in 2010|
|Subsidiaries||BIC Australia Pty Ltd|
Products / BrandsBic Australia
Bic Markers & Highlighters
Bic Pencils & Colouring
Bic Lighters & Matches
Bic Mens Grooming
Bic BBQ Needs