Latest BIC Consumer Products USA Stories

2011-02-07 08:00:00

SHELTON, Conn., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Could going bald actually be a good thing? Thanks to the team at BIC, through their BIC 4 GOOD program, going bald is a great thing! BIC has teamed up with the men of Orange Country Choppers (OCC) as part of the 2011 BIC 4 GOOD program to ask Americans to shave their heads in support of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, a leading charity that grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions. BIC first partnered with OCC for the...

2011-01-12 08:00:00

SHELTON, Conn., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BIC Consumer Products USA (BICWorldUSA.com) today announced the launch of its online store, powered by Alice.com, an e-commerce platform and online marketplace for household essentials. Through its new online retail website https://bic.alice.com, BIC will now sell more than 100 stationery and shaver products direct to U.S. consumers. BIC's collaboration with Alice.com creates a host of consumer benefits at the new BIC store, including free...

2010-10-28 10:37:00

SHELTON, Conn., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- BIC invites you to Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal on November 3 and 4, 2010 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. to "Get a Clue" and help solve a gigantic cross word puzzle and learn more about how BIC ball point pens are made. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101028/NY90157) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101028/NY90157) This event is the official launch of BIC's Easy-Glide System® Ink Technology, which has...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'