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2011-06-16 07:00:00

TOKYO, KREFELD, Germany and VANCOUVER, Wash., June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The launch of Bamboo Paper on the Apple App Store today demonstrates Wacom®'s dedication to creating fun and engaging human interface products that offer computer users natural and expressive ways to communicate.

2011-05-18 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Montegrappa, Italy's most revered manufacturer of fine writing instruments, today announced the availability of the Privilege Gioiello luxury pen collection which debuted at this year's Baselworld in March which is the world's largest and most important event in the watch and jewelry sector which is held annually in Basel, Switzerland.

2011-05-17 08:00:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pilot Pen's B2P (Bottle-To-Pen) and FriXion erasable pens have earned the coveted Good Housekeeping Seal, joining the ranks of Brawny's dependable paper towels and Duracell batteries. After a review by the experts at The Good Housekeeping Research Institute, B2P, which officially launched in the general market in May and is the world's first pen made from recycled plastic bottles; and Pilot's revolutionary FriXion Ball pen and FriXion Light...

2011-03-25 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Montegrappa, Italy's most revered manufacturer of fine writing instruments, today announced the introduction of a new set of commemorative pens to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of the company's home country which will premiere this week from March 24 to March 31 at Baselworld, the world's largest and most important event in the watch and jewelry sector which is held annually in Basel, Switzerland. Known as a land of great antiquity, Italy...

2011-03-23 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Montegrappa, Italy's most revered manufacturer of fine writing instruments, today announced the introduction of two distinct pen collections resurrected from the company's historic archives.

2011-01-20 06:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Montegrappa, Italy's most revered manufacturer of fine writing instruments, today announced a companion luxury pen set to the acclaimed "Icons" writing instruments honoring the legendary Muhammad Ali.

2011-01-11 06:00:00

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2010-10-28 10:37:00

SHELTON, Conn., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- BIC invites you to Vanderbilt Hall at Grand Central Terminal on November 3 and 4, 2010 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

2010-10-19 09:38:00

GAINESVILLE, Fla., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Gainesville branch of New Horizons Computer Learning Center has been named Global Location of the Year for 2010.

2010-08-03 06:05:00

New line of biodegradable** pens and pencils feature components that break down in your backyard OAK BROOK, Ill., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, U.S. consumers purchase nearly 12 million writing instruments*.


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2010-09-16 15:36:53

Unlike its predecessor, the dip pen, the fountain pen holds its ink in a internal reservoir which is drawn through a feed to the nib by way of gravity and capillary action. Due to its way of operating the fountain pen requires little to no pressure to write. The ink in the reservoir may be re-filled manually via an internal "filler mechanism or through use of removable reservoirs of pre-filled ink. The first known recorded use of the fountain pen dates back to the 10th century....

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The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").
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