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Lambrou Pens LK1 Serenity: Lambrou Pens announces its newest art pen

The latest stunning offering from Lambrou Pens.

News Article Links

How The Ballpoint Pen Killed Cursive Josh Giesbrecht, the Atlantic, August 28, 2015

Apple's Marc Newson Designs A Space-Age Fountain Pen John Brownlee, Fast Company, August 20, 2015

ST Dupont launches Grand Prix collection TradeArabia News Service, Trade Arabia, August 16, 2015

Schrade Tactical Pens does more than just write Edwin Kee,, August 14, 2015

Visconti’s Marvelous Marble Pens: Look Out, Michelangelo! Nancy Olson, Quill & Pad, August 13, 2015


Marc Newson teams up with Montblanc to launch luxury pen range Dan Howarth, de zeen magazine, August 13, 2015

Here’s Your Very First Look at Montblanc’s Collaboration With Marc Newson Brock Cardiner, Highsnobiety, August 13, 2015

Ten Years Of Giuliano Mazzuoli: An Independent Made in Italy Elizabeth Doerr, Quill & Pad, August 12, 2015

Designer Marc Newson on Fountain Pens and the Sad State of Cars J. J. Martin, The Wall Street Journal, August 12, 2015

What Is It? The Answer Bill White, The Morning Call, August 5, 2015

These crustaceans are going to make you put fountain pen to paper KK Miller, Rocket News 24, August 3, 2015

Montegrappa supports Fereshteh Award cultural writing competition Asiyath Helen Pawson, The Moodie Report, July 28, 2015

Golden pen: greatest relic of Maldives’ independence Asiyath Mohamed Saeed, Haveeru Online, July 27, 2015

Pininfarina’s lifestyle collection is new ground for the legendary design house Classic Driver, July 1, 2015

Porsche Design Unveils $27,000 Solid Gold Limited-Edition Fountain Pen Alicia Adamczyk, Forbes, April 1, 2015

Seal the Deal: The Mightest Fountain Pens Michael Solomon, Forbes, June 29, 2015

Program to honor Walter Sheaffer Fort Madison Daily Democrat, June 26, 2015

Meet the $935 Pen That Turns a Scribble Into a Status Symbol Why President Obama and Johnny Depp both own Montblanc's Meisterstück Robert Klara,, June 23, 2015

Old technologies can sometimes come back Steve Tarter, Minding Business, June 14, 2015

Levenger's L-Tech 3.0 Stealth, a serious fountain pen Jason Weisberger,, June 12, 2015

If You Like Ballpoint Pens, Thank the R.A.F.: A story for National Ballpoint Pen Day Rebecca Maksel, Air & Space Smithsonian, June 10, 2015

History of the mighty pen Gloria Wall, Journal Review Online , June 5, 2015

The Calligraphy Stars of Instagram Alexandra Lange, New Yorker, June 5, 2015

Pen-chant Papri Das,, June 5, 2015

How luxury pen makers like Montegrappa, ST Dupont, Mont Blanc are stepping up their presence in India Vijaya Rathore, The Economic Times, May 30, 2015

Industry Changes

Esterbrook: Classic pen brand brought back from the dead Devin Loring, USA Today, February 5, 2015

A.T. Cross Acquires BIC’s Sheaffer Pen Line PPAI Publications, August 26, 2014

PDF: A.T. Cross Company to Aquire Sheaffer BIC Press Release, , August 21, 2014

Product Announcements


Classic Pens LB5 King Profit: Classic Pens breaks new ground with exquisite materials for its LB5 King Profit series

Shown above are the initial renderings of the Classic Pens LB5 King Profit pen in four new proposed diffusion bonded acrylics. The final pens are yet to be revealed.


Montblanc Great Characters: Albert Einstein Limited Edition 2013

Montblancʼs tribute to the genius of the worldʼs most revered scientist is the third in its Great Character series, begun in 2009 to honor great individuals of the 20th century who "created history with their groundbreaking work."

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Pen Company Stock Watch

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Newell Rubbermaid - Owns Sanford, Parker, Waterman, Yahoo Finance

Pelikan - Pelikan International Corporation Berhard, The Star, Malaysia

Richemont - Owns Cartier, Dunhill, Montblanc, Montegrappa, Yahoo Finance

Pen Show Calendar

Updated as of July 28. 2015!

August, 2015

San Francisco International Pen Show
August 28-30, 2015

Sofitel San Francisco Bay
Redwood City, California, USA

September, 2015

Valencia Pen Show
September 19-20, 2015

Hotel Medium Conqueridor
Valencia, Spain

Tilburg Pen Show
September 26, 2015

Natuurmuseum Brabant
Tilburg, Holland

Belgian Pen Show
September 27, 2015

Parking Carrefour Mont Saint Jean
Waterloo, Belgium

Dallas Pen Show
September 25-26, 2015

Doubletree Hotel Dallas
Dallas, TX, USA

Click here for links to all 2015 shows!


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