Zip - the Heart of the fire for 80 years...
Zip invented the kerosene firelighter for home use in 1936 and today Zip is the most recognized, trusted and reliable brand in the ignition sector, now selling on six continents. Instant lighting and long burning, Zip offers a wide range of powerful fire lighting solutions, such as: clean breaking block firelighters, odourless wrapped firelighters, convenience wrapped firelogs, a natural BBQ range and some ancillary products for use by the Military and Humanitarian organisations.
Standard brands, manufacturers of Zip, prides itself on being a leading Irish manufacturer. The current factory, based in Castlebellingham, Co. Louth, was built in 1956 and employs over 100 people from the local area, many of whom come from a long line of family members who have worked at the site before them. The company also sources 90% of ingredients in Ireland, like the locally grown willow planted and harvested by Irish farmers, pursuing the traditional practice of coppicing. Zip has been warming hearts and homes for 80 years., making firelighting easier and sharing times with family more special.
GIVE YOUR FIRE SOME ZIP.