*Ships from Bradford, Pennsylvania*
Zippo was founded in Bradford, Pennsylvania in 1932 when George G. Blaisdell decided to create a lighter that would look good and be easy to use. He fashioned a Zippo lighter and the rest is history. Zippo still makes it's famous windproof lighters in Bradford, PA.
Since George G. Blaisdell pushed the first insert into the first case of what would be the first Zippo lighter in 1933, nearly 500 million Zippo lighters have been sold. He would be astonished today to discover that millions of Zippo fans around the world are collecting, buying, selling, swapping and talking Zippo lighters every day. Zippo remains a secure and viable company dedicated to continuing to providing you, our loyal Zippo fans, with the dependable products you have come to know and expect.
Though most products are simply disposable or available with limited warranties, the Zippo lighter is still backed by its famous lifetime guarantee, “It works or we fix it free.™” In more than 80 years, no one has ever spent a cent on the mechanical repair of a Zippo lighter regardless of the lighter’s age or condition.