HISTORY

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HISTORY

HISTORY

We combine science and expertise
  • DO’ from the first two letters of Dongyang Light Metal Industres (our original company)
  • R’ from ‘razor’
  • CO’ from ‘company’
  • DO’ from the first two letters of Dongyang Light Metal Industres (our original company)
  • R’ from ‘razor’
  • CO’ from ‘company’
Over 60 years of shaving expertise

HISTORY

  • 1955
    Tak Si-Geun founded Dongyang Light Metal Industries (now Dorco) in the newly formed South Korea.
  • 1961
    We created Korea’ s first-ever safety razor ‒ an important stepping stone in our journey as pioneers in shaving technology.
  • 1977
    We developed our first twin-bladed razor through collaboration with Wilkinson - a light, highly functional and reusable system.
  • 1984
    Our commitment to innovation continued throughout the 1980s. By 1984, we’d introduced a women’s range, a double-edge razor and a twin-blade razor with a pivoting head.
  • 1995
    With our reputation for quality reaching far beyond Asia, we opened an office in the US, and factories in Mexico and China.
  • 2001
    We launched the Win 3 razor ‒ another first of its kind, with three blades, the latest shave-enhancing technology and a new ergonomic design.
  • 2007
    The world’s first six-blade razor, our PACE 6, hit the market.
  • 2014
    We introduced the PACE 7, the world’s first seven-bladed razor, now known as the Dorco Classic.
  • 2019
    Today, we bring you the most advanced range of razors and the most convenient ways to buy them.