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  • Branded Pens

    Branded Pens are the number 1 bestseller when it comes to promotional giveaways. They’ve been tried and tested for years, proving a great way for UK business to promote their brand. From cheap printed pens to quality metal pens engraved with your company logo, our wide range has a pen to suit everyone, including well-known pen brands to give quality assurance. Think about who you are giving your branded pen to and how you expect it to be used? Some promotional pens pass through the hands of 8 or more users in their lifetime – that’s a huge amount of brand visibility! An expensive personalised pen will stay with one owner for the whole of it’s lifetime which may span tens of years. The range of sustainable branded pens is growing rapidly to help you share your ethical values in all your marketing collateral. Choose from eco materials such as wheatstraw pens and bamboo pens or properties that make pens recyclable or compostable at end of life. Look out for the label and further information in the product descriptions.    

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    1. 4 in 1 pen

      As low as £3.95
    2. Hibernia Biofree Antibacterial Pencil

      As low as £0.25
    3. Argente Biofree Antimicrobial Pencil

      As low as £0.26
    4. Hi-Wood Mini Highlighters Pencil Set

      As low as £0.34
    5. WP - 3-in-1 Highlighter Pencil (Line Colour Print)

      As low as £0.36
    6. Poppy Seed Pencil

      As low as £0.48
    7. FSC Carpenter Pencil Eco

      As low as £0.40
    8. Stealth Softfeel Pencil

      As low as £0.52
    9. Viper Colour Ballpen

      As low as £0.43
    10. Supersaver Softfeel Ballpen

      As low as £0.35
    11. Supersaver Pastel Ballpen

      As low as £0.22
    12. Branded Carpenter Pencil

      As low as £0.76
    13. Vienna Ballpen

      As low as £0.39
    14. Tri Spinner Ballpen (Line Colour Print)

      As low as £1.28
    15. Stealth Inkredible Roller (Line Colour Print)

      As low as £0.45
    16. Pearlescent Branded Pencil

      As low as £0.33
    17. Sierra Oro Ballpen

      As low as £1.40
    18. Sierra Argent Ballpen

      As low as £1.11
    19. Sefton Metal Pen

      As low as £2.44
    20. Axis Spinner Ballpen (Line Colour Print)

      As low as £1.25
    21. Remus Mechanical Pencil

      As low as £0.86
    22. Remus Ballpen

      As low as £0.73
    23. Rodeo Bamboo Mechanical Pencil Eco

      As low as £0.74
    24. Eco - Rodeo Bamboo Ballpen (Full Colour Print)

      As low as £0.70
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    Promotional Pens

    Our promotional pens are more than just writing instruments; they're powerful marketing tools that leave a lasting impression. Designed to showcase your brand with style and sophistication, these pens are perfect for giveaways, events, or corporate gifts. With a wide range of designs, colours, and customisation options available, you can create promotional pens that perfectly align with your brand identity and messaging. Whether you're looking for a classic ballpoint pen or a sleek metal pen, we have the perfect promotional solution to help you make a memorable impact.

    Business Pens

    Elevate your business image with our premium business pens. Designed for professionals who appreciate the finer things in life, these pens exude elegance and style. Crafted from high-quality materials and featuring sleek designs, our business pens are perfect for meetings, conferences, or everyday use in the office. With customisation options available, you can add your logo or brand message to create a lasting impression with every signature.

    Custom Pens

    Make a statement with our custom pens that are tailored to your exact specifications. Whether you're looking for a specific colour, design, or branding option, we can create custom pens that perfectly reflect your brand identity. From the barrel to the cap, every aspect of the pen can be customised to ensure that your brand stands out from the crowd.

    Printed Pens

    Our printed pens are the perfect way to showcase your brand in vibrant colours and eye-catching designs. With high-quality printing techniques, we can reproduce your logo or brand message with precision and clarity, ensuring that your promotional pens make a lasting impression.

    Pen Logo

    Transform your logo into a powerful branding tool with our pen logo customisation service. Whether you prefer engraving, embossing, or full-colour printing, we can create pens that prominently feature your logo, helping you increase brand visibility and recognition with every stroke.

    Personalised Pens

    Make a personal connection with your audience with our personalised pens. Add names, messages, or individualised touches to create pens that resonate with your target audience on a personal level. Whether you're celebrating milestones, rewarding achievements, or expressing gratitude, our personalised pens are the perfect way to make every recipient feel special and valued.

    Branded Pens - FAQ's

    What are branded pens?

    Branded pens are writing instruments that feature a company's logo, message, or branding, making them effective promotional tools. They serve as tangible representations of a brand and are commonly used for marketing and advertising purposes.

    How do promotional pens differ from regular pens?

    Promotional pens are specifically designed to showcase a company's brand or message. They often feature custom printing of logos, slogans, or contact information. Unlike regular pens, promotional pens are typically distributed as giveaways at events, trade shows, or as part of marketing campaigns.

    What makes business pens stand out from other writing instruments?

    Business pens are distinguished by their professional design and high-quality construction. They are often used in corporate settings, meetings, and conferences to make a lasting impression. Business pens may feature logo printing, sleek designs, and premium materials to reflect a company's professionalism and brand identity.

    Can I order custom pens with my company logo printed on them?

    Yes, absolutely! We offer custom pens with logo printing to help you showcase your brand effectively. Our customisation options allow you to choose the pen style, colour, and imprint method to ensure your logo stands out and leaves a lasting impression.

    Is there a minimum order quantity for custom pens?

    No, we understand that every business has different needs, which is why we offer flexibility in order quantities. Whether you need a small batch for a special event or a large order for a marketing campaign, we can accommodate your requirements without imposing a minimum order quantity.

    Are your pens eco-friendly and sustainable?

    Yes, we are committed to sustainability and offer a range of eco-friendly pen options. Our sustainable pens are made from recycled materials, biodegradable components, or sustainable wood sources, allowing you to promote your brand while minimizing environmental impact.

    How can I ensure that my logo looks good when printed on pens?

    Our experienced design team ensures that your logo is optimally sized and positioned for printing on pens. We provide digital proofs for your approval before production to ensure that the final result meets your expectations in terms of logo clarity and visibility.

    Do you offer personalised pens for individual gifts or occasions?

    Yes, we offer personalised pens that are perfect for individual gifts, employee recognition, or special occasions. You can add names, messages, or customised touches to create pens that resonate with recipients on a personal level.

    Can I choose from a variety of printing options for my pens?

    Absolutely! We offer a range of printing options including screen printing, pad printing, engraving, and full-colour digital printing. Each method offers unique benefits in terms of durability, precision, and visual impact, allowing you to choose the option that best suits your branding needs.

    How can I order branded pens for my business or event?

    Ordering branded pens is simple! Just browse our selection online, choose the pens that best fit your needs, and submit your logo or artwork. Our team will guide you through the customisation process and ensure that your branded pens are produced to the highest standards, ready to make a memorable impression

    How to make custom pens work for you.

    A custom pen is a hugely popular way to market your business at events and trade shows. They're easy to transport and hand out, and they're always well-received. Custom pens can be given away as freebies, used as prizes in competitions, or sold as merchandise.Show your appreciation to your employees or clients by giving them a custom pen they can use every day and that will remind them of your company every time they use it.

    How to choose the right promotional pen for your brand?

    There are hundreds of printed pens to choose from, so where do you start? Firstly consider what you intend to use the branded pen for? Who will you give it to? How will it be distributed? What company branding do you want printed on your pen? These questions determine the key criteria to influence your choice. Promotional pens are available in many different styles, materials, and colours. Choose a pen that is appropriate for your target audience and your budget.

    What method of production works best on an engraved pen?
    There are several methods that can be used to create the perfect engraved pen. The most common method is laser engraving, which uses a high-powered laser beam to etch the design onto the surface of the pen. This method is highly precise and allows for the creation of intricate and detailed designs. Another method is rotary engraving, which uses a rotating tool to carve the design into the surface of the pen. This method is less precise than laser engraving but can be faster and more cost-effective for larger runs of pens.

    What style of promotional pen is best for your marketing campaign?

    There will be a style of promotional pen that is best for your business. For example, a University might opt for a pen and highlighter duo pen as it's suited to their student audience. A legal firm might select a black gel pen for it's suitability signing documents. A marketing agency might select a plastic pen with a large full colour print area to maximise their design.

    Some popular promotional pen styles include Ballpoint Pens, Fountain Pens, Rollerball Pens, Gel Pens, Highlighter Pens, Multifunction Pens, Multicolour Pens, Promotional Pencils. Browse our range to see what suits your brand and what promotional giveaway pen would be best suited to your target audience.

    What material should you pick for your branded pens?

    Once you've decided on the style of branded pen you want, consider the material it's made from.  Branded pens are available primarily in plastic, metal and wood. Each material has its own advantages and disadvantages. Promotional plastic pens are the most popular type of printed pen. They're affordable, lightweight, and come in a wide range of colours and styles. Promotional metal pens are slightly more expensive than plastic pens but they're also more durable. Branded executive pens give a range of premium branded pens with luxurious design, discreet branding if required and high-end quality. They're perfect for high-end businesses or as corporate gifts. Promotional wood pens are the most unique and are increasing in popularity due to the natural material choice as a sustainable branded pen option. You could also look at recycled pens and promotional pens made from sustainable materials such as seaweed and plant-based bio materials, if eco-friendly pens are the best match for your brand.

    What is your best business pen?

     The best business pen tends to be made from metal.  Metal Pens offer a luxurious feel and have a perceived value that will make the user feel special each time they pick up your business pen. We will help you design the best personalised business pens within your budget. 

    What colour promotional pen should I choose?

    The choice of pen colour is important as each colour has a different meaning and can create a different feeling. Promotional white pens are popular in the healthcare industry whilst promotional yellow pens are commonly used in education. Promotional green pens are perfect for eco-friendly campaigns, whereas promotional pink pens often show support for charities such as breast cancer awareness. Promotional blue pens are some of the most popular as they can be used for any brand or industry. Promotional red pens are often seen in fast food restaurants. Promotional black pens ooze sophistication and Promotional silver and Promotional gold pens convey a sense of luxury. Depending on your brand identity and target audience, choose wisely as the pen colour will influence how your brand is perceived.

    Do you want to add extra functions to your branded pen?

    Promotional multifunction pens are a fantastic way to give your audience more for their money and maximise the exposure of your brand. Branded pens with highlighters are perfect for office workers, students and home users. Promotional stylus pens are perfect to use with touch screen devices such as phones, tablets and laptops. Think about what practical add-ons would appeal to your recipients and have fun with your branded pen from Hambleside Merchandise.

    Do promotional pens increase brand visibility?

    Promotional pens are the number 1 bestselling promotional merchandise product. Promotional pens are an excellent way to promote your brand and get your message across to potential customers. A promotional pen is a great way to make a lasting impression on your target audience and company pens are an essential item for any business. From a small plumbing firm to a multinational conglomerate, you can’t beat promotional pens. 

    How  to optimise return on your branded pens

    No matter what type of promotional pen you choose, make sure you spend as much as your budget will allow to get the highest quality you can - this represents your brand well. If you intend the corporate pen to stay with one owner or be passed on to many in its lifetime, you want it to last as long as possible for maximum brand visibility and return. You want it to communicate as much about about your brand as possible in it's lifetime for a consistent, long-term advertising message. Promotional pens are a great way to get your brand name out there and make a lasting impression on your target audience.

    So, to recap

    Material - Branded pens are typically made from plastic, recycled plastics, compostable plastics, sustainable materials, metal or wood. You can choose a material that best suits your brand and budget.
    Size - Branded pens come in all shapes and sizes. Choose a size that is comfortable to hold and easy to carry around. Samples are available on request for you to test before you buy.
    Print Area - Some printed company pens have a larger print area than others. Promotional pens with a larger print area give you more space to brand your logo or message. Plan your design to ensure your choice of printed pen can be branded the way it should!
    Style - Branded pens come in a wide variety of styles, from classic to modern. They can be supplied in a printed gift box or bulk. Choose a style that best represents your brand.
    Functionality - Promotional pens can have a wide range of functions, from simple ballpoints to multi-functional tools. Choose a pen that will be most useful to your target audience.
    Production Time - Promotional pens have a standard production time of 2-3 weeks from artwork approval. If you need your branded pens sooner, we offer an Express Service on certain linesvat an additional cost. Delivery Time will depend on your location and requirements. Lead Time is stated on every product description to give you an indication of how long you will need to allow for delivery, from proof approval.
    Price / Budget - A Branded pen can be very affordable, with lots of cheap promotional pens in the range. Cheap printed pens are purchased in bulk to keep the price down. Alternatively, order fewer quality branded pens to add value to your corporate gift and ensure it will be retained long term, reinforcing your brand with every sentence. Choose a price point that fits your budget and needs.

    How can my logo be printed on my promotional pens?

    Promotional pens can be printed with a variety of methods, including screen printing, digital printing, and engraving. Screen printing is the most popular method as it's the most cost-effective. Digital printing gives you the ability to print full-colour images and photos onto your promotional pens. Engraving is more expensive but gives a high-quality, professional finish and is easy to set-up so available for small orders of branded pens.

    What makes the best pen logo?

    Sometime simple is better. The choice of pen and the branding area, will largely dictate what is possible, but a clean and striking logo often works best.

    Order your promotional pens today and start promoting your brand!