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About Studex

At a Glance

As the world’s largest manufacturer of ear piercing instruments, studs and supplies, STUDEX® upholds an uncompromising commitment to quality and service that has lasted for 4 decades.

1976 - Founded in Los Angeles, California
#1- Global leader in the ear piercing industry
40+ Countries - Studex Worldwide Office Locations
1 Billion Pairs+ - Number of Ears pierced with our Studex piercing instruments
100+ Trade Shows - Number of Trade Shows Studex participates in around the world

Our Values

Studex® adheres to the most rigorous health and safety standards for our products. As a result, all Studex® sterilized ear piercing studs meet or exceed U.S Food & Drug Administration regulations and European Commission standards. Our safe and gentle nature is also seen through our eco-conscious production process. Every Studex® employee is committed to reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Our departments at Studex are also dedicated to searching for solutions that reduce energy consumption, conserve raw materials, and recycle material waste. We continue to drive innovation in our industry as a front-runner and strive to deliver the safest products that are gentle to ears and gentle to earth.


Worldwide Demand

Studex® is constantly expanding to supply the needs of a growing international demand.
We meet this demand with over forty offices around the world, and our state of the art manufacturing and packaging capabilities enable us to produce a plethora of eye-catching styles for key demographics within the ear piercing and allergy-free earring categories.

Global Leader

Studex® is recognized as the leader in ear piercing systems and allergy-free fashion for consumers of all ages. As the world’s largest manufacturer of ear piercing instruments, studs, and after care products we uphold an uncompromising commitment to quality and service that has lasted for over forty years. We make an extensive range of piercing systems and medical-grade studs to satisfy the needs of clients globally.


Providing the Best

Our mission is to provide the world with the best ear piercing products. This means manufacturing the safest ear piercing systems and quality earrings for everyone including those with sensitive skin, while providing world class customer service. Our ongoing commitment to exceed global standards in quality, safety and reliability while consistently developing new and innovative products is what makes us the largest and most trusted manufacturer of ear piercing products worldwide. The pursuit of this mission started in 1976 and continues to be our focus today.