The Facts: Branded Writing Instruments

There are many notable reasons why writing instruments make some of the best promotional products out there. The Advertising Specialty Institute has done an incredible job gathering much of this valuable data through their research efforts. Here are just 8 facts of many, proving logoed writing instruments actually work… and work well.

1. They are the best promo items for political campaigns.

According to ASI, 75% of promotional products sold to political candidates are writing instruments. They are incredibly useful on the campaign trail. Depending on the type of candidate you are, you can represent yourself with Fun and Silly Pens or Prestige and Sleek Pens.

2. Writing instruments tie with bags for the lowest cost per impression of any promotional product in the United States at just 1/10th of a penny.

It does not take the nicest ballpoint pen in the world to leave a lasting impression. Pens are a very minimal investment for the marketing material they are. The Simplest Pen is enough to gain brand recognition and drive traffic to your business.

3. Writing instruments are the third most popular promotional item following apparel and drinkware.

Consumers actually want writing instruments. It falls in the top 3 promotional items consumers want the most and it is much less expensive than the other two options. If y