The Cricket lighters share a distinctive and modern shape. They are slim (fit in a pack of cigarettes), have a fixed flame and a Nylon body. Cricket was the first brand in the world to launch a disposable lighter. It is a success story that started more than 50 years ago in 1961, when the first Cricket lighter was introduced on the market. Cricket is sold in more than 140 countries today truly making it an international brand - 200 million consumers use a Cricket lighter every day.