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Cricket history

It is a success story that started in 1961, more than 50 years ago, when the first Cricket lighter was launched on the market.


Now Cricket is selling 450 millions lighters per year in more than 140 countries.


One can truly speak about an international brand: Cricket.

Cricket has always been the most innovative lighter brand with:

  • The first disposable lighter in 1961.
  • The first fixed flame lighter in 1977.
  • The first self-extinguishing nylon body lighter in 1977.
  • The first child-resistant lighter in 1992.
  • The Fusion lighter that unites 2 Nylon colors in one body in 2004.
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