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Founded in 1795, Vitry is one of the oldest foundries of cutlery and utility knives worldwide.




For over 200 years, generations of highly skilled craftsmen have been devoting themselves to the satisfaction of our customers by producing goods of irreproachable quality which is now a long-established tradition with the products of our French manufacturing plant. Due to its tradition, Vitry is constantly innovating and has over 25 patented or registered designs in its range, allowing the company to benefit from an international reputation.




Manufacturer and distributor - Vitry is specialized in manicure and pedicure accessories and offers a “lifetime guarantee” to products such as tweezers in stainless steel, nail scissors in stainless steel and nail clippers in stainless steel.


Vitry is specialized in gold plating on stainless steel. 


To complement its own production, Vitry distributes or asks other companies to manufacture manicure and chiropodist accessories (files, rasps, corn cutters, cuticle cutters, nail clippers, etc.) to offer a wide range of products.



Vitry expanded its business by launching a cosmetics line complementary to the accessories one, in partnership with major laboratories that support the development of our formulas. Thus, hand care, nail care and foot care lines meet the real needs of consumers. Vitry has also developed a short range of  Swiss anti-aging cosmetic products.



Selective distribution : Vitry is the leader on the manicure and pedicure French market with over 9000 retailing agents. 

Our products are distributed in over 30 countries worldwide.

Important dates, national and international awards. 

1907 : Vitry was bought by the Thinet company, founded in 1856 and famous for being the company which invented disposable razor blades.

1954 : Vitry is pioneer by putting the first manicure-pedicure accessories in pharmacies. 1986 : The company won an award for its luxury displays well-adapted to the pharmacy market. From 1995 : Victim of its own success, Vitry won many awards, highlighting the quality and originality of its products. 1996 : "Prix du Printemps de la beauté et des grands magasins" award 2004 : "Victoire de la Beauté" award for the manucure set

2003 : Award for the best "nail file" by the American magazine Allure

2005 : Vitry launched new manicure products: hand cream, nail repair treatment

2005 : Vitry acquired the international eye make-up line Longcils Boncza, founded in 1950. The brand is also the creator of the famous Cake Mascara.

2006 : Vitry acquired a new factory close to Nantes and bought high-tech robots combining tradition and modernity to meet market expectations.


2006 : Vitry launched new pedicure products (such as a soft foot cream) and developed nail care range of products.

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