January 10, 2014
BIC will give football fans a new way to celebrate in style with the release of its limited-edition, Super Bowl XLVIII Champion Collector Lighter Series showcasing the winning NFL team.

The six designs in the series will feature textured and holographic foil and production will begin at the Milford, Conn. BIC Lighter facility immediately following The Big Game. The lighters will be available for purchase shortly thereafter, made possible by BIC’s U.S. manufacturing capabilities.

BIC Launches first ever Champion Collector Lighter Series at Super Bowl XLVIII

“Consumers have shown their team loyalty with our NFL® licensed pocket lighter for some time now, but this is the first time we’ve designed a lighter series to commemorate the Super Bowl champion,” said Keith Last, Brand Manager, Lighters, BIC Consumer Products USA. “The BIC 2014 Champion Collector Lighter Series is proudly made in the USA, offering football fans a high-quality collector’s item that celebrates one of America’s greatest sporting events.”

The BIC Lighter, which recently commemorated its 40th birthday, is recognized as a worldwide leader in quality, performance, and value, and in producing a safe, reliable flame for millions of consumers every day. The Super Bowl XLVIII Champion Collector Lighter Series will be available in February 2014 in limited supply, for a limited time only. The lighters in the series have a suggested retail price of $2.99 per lighter.