Exaclair, Inc. is the American subsidiary of Exacompta Clairefontaine, a family of companies which includes Exacompta, Clairefontaine, Rhodia, Quo Vadis, G. Lalo, J. Herbin, Brause, Schut Papier, Decopatch, Avenue Mandarine and Maildor. Exaclair is the exclusive U.S. distributor of their products. We are based in New York City.
Our companies have been making tools for living for centuries. Schut Papier was founded in 1617. J. Herbin, the oldest name in ink production in the world, was founded in Paris in 1670 when Louis XIV, the Sun King, ruled France.
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