1952 - The flashlight & battery business begins with ASHFLASH in Stamford, CT with buying / shipping office in Kowloon, Hong Kong

1960 - Dorcy is formed to market bicycle accessories to Kmart, later acquired by Fuqua

1973 - ASHFLASH acquired by Fuqua Industries and folded into the Dorcy Group

1985 - LBO by management takes Dorcy private

1990 - Dorcy restructured for flashlights and batteries only

Presently - Privately held C corp