5 Best Fountain Pens under $150

5 Best Fountain Pens under $150
For $150 you’re buying a pen that your grandchildren to use. At this price point construction is solid, design is exquisite and functionality should be smooth and pleasant.     After testing almost every pen on the market, following are the five fountain pens I would buy for less than $150.      Number One- ...

Cheap Promotional Pens | 5 tips for getting the CHEAPEST promotional pens

Cheap Promotional Pens | 5 tips for getting the CHEAPEST promotional pens
For a small business owner, walking through a busy trade show can be a daunting experience. Dozens of competitors, hundreds of stands and tens of  thousands of promotional pens. For companies with fat wallets, dropping a couple of thousand dollars onto promotional pens is nothing to worry about. The cost is just a drop in ...

Where to get fountain pens?

Where Can You Get Fountain Pens? If you’re willing to buy online, there are an entire world of fountain pens to choose from. Amazon alone stock all of the major manufacturers and close to 12,000 different models. Buying online is also likely to be the cheaper option. A cursory glance reveals fountain pens starting from about ...

Top Five Fountain Pens Under $50 1

Top Five Fountain Pens Under $50
$50 is a great price point for an entry level fountain pen. You’re not going to get something that’ll last a lifetime, but you can expect a product that feels completely different from a disposable. A sub fifty dollar pen will feel solid, write smoothly and stick with you for at least a couple of years. ...

Personalized Pens No Minimum 2

Personalized Pens No Minimum
Often, companies choose promotional pens because they’re a good value marketing tool. At wholesale prices, promotional pens cost just pennies per unit. But what if you don’t want to buy in bulk? Can you get promotional pens at the same great prices with no minimum order quantity?   The answer is yes. But you’ll have to look hard! ...

Recycled Pencils

Recycled Pencils
Recycled Pencils An individual pencil may not seem like a particular danger to the environment. A little wood, some paint and a cylinder of graphite. But when you appreciate just how many pencils are used in the world, you can start to understand the level of deforestation their production requires. Every year, 14 billion pencils ...

Eco-Friendly Marketing. Why Not a Promotional Pencil? 1

Eco-Friendly Marketing. Why Not a Promotional Pencil?
Eco-Friendly Marketing Regular readers will already understand the power of a well run promotional giveaway. It’s a marketing strategy with three distinct goals- to develop brand recognition, to foster consumer good will, and to build a brand image. Building a green image is one of the most difficult things any new company can do. As ...

Personalized Pencils 1

Personalized Pencils
There are dozens of reasons why you might need personalized pencils. For a company they’re a great way to present a brand image. For students they’re a cool way to differentiate your stationary. For everybody else, a personalized pencil can be a fun little gift to yourself or anybody else in your life. For Companies ...

Do Promotional Pens Work? 1

Do Promotional Pens Work?
Among the cheapest ways to promote a business is the humble promo-pen. Everybody uses them, from multinational corporate giants, to tiny independent start-ups.   But do promotional pens work? Lets take a look. Probably the most attractive feature of personalized pens are their cost. They get your logo into a prospective clients hand for less than ...

What Is A Quill? Lets Take A Look

What Is A Quill? Lets Take A Look
What Is A Quill? Long before the invention of the ballpoint pen, the quill was a common writing implement. Quills are made from the flight feather of a large bird, often a goose, with the tip of the feather cut to a point as shown in the photograph to the left. Did You Know? Unlike ...