Ready 25% faster than other brands. Keeps the BBQ going longer (Compared to other charcoal brands)! Sure fire grooves! The Kingsford Difference: More edges for faster lighting. Ready to cook in about 15 minutes. High-quality ingredients ensure long-burn performance. Keeps the BBQ going longer (Compared to other charcoal brands). Improved airflow gets hot to the core, fast! Easy lighting! Looking for tips on how to grill - anything? Kingsford.com. 100s of recipes. Techniques & tips. Expert videos. Sweepstakes & promotions. Tools & gear. The History of The Original Charcoal: Back in 1920, Kingsford Charcoal repurposed wood scraps from the production of Ford Model T's into charcoal briquets. Today, Kingsford remains the leading manufacturer of charcoal in the US, annually turning 1 million tons of real wood scraps into the authentic charcoal briquets America loves. Questions or comments? Visit us on the web at kingsford.com or call 1-800-232-4745. how2recycle.info. Made in the USA.