History


Azmüsebat Steel Industry and Trade Corporation

1940

The company has been founded in 1940 and kept its activities as wholesaler for luxurious ironmongery.

1956

All of the activities have been ceased apart from the Razor dealership.

1970

The dealership of a Razor brand has been incorporated.

1980

The Razor dealership has been ceased.
The company has been founded in 1987 as Azmüsebat Çelik San. Ve Tic. A. Ş. which is its current name and the first manufacturing facility has come into the service then. The company has started the production with M3 and M8 model disposable lighters of Japanese TOKAI LIGHTERS.

1990

The production of refillable lighters with replaceable flint (TOKAİ F4R) which are manufactured solely in Turkey all around the world has begun. It has been followed by the production of refillable electronic lighter (TOKAI P4RL) and utility has lighter (TOKAİ GMT-1).

DERBY, the sole Razor manufacturing company in Turkey which had been in operation since 1940 has been taken over.

The production of Razors has started in Tuzla facility of Azmüsebat Çelik San. Ve Tic. A.Ş on November 1997. The first products are as follows: DERBY SINGE BLADE (D-1), DERBY TWIN BLADE (D-2), DERBY BATHROOM (single blade body shaver), DERBY EXTRA (standard double edge stainless Razor) and DERBY PROFESSIONAL (stainless custom Razor for barbers).

2000

The production of Samurai2 and Samurai3 disposable razors has begun.

The company has started the production of disposable maxi and mini lighters (TOKAİ M12L). The production of M3 and M8 which are other disposable lighters has been ceased.

The production of Samurai2 and Samurai3 Razors with replaceable heads has begun.

Cosmetics department has been launched and the production of shaving cream and shaving foam has begun.

2010

The production of Balsam and Cologne which are complementary products after the shave has begun in the field of cosmetics.