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ASI’s Counselor’s magazine recently announced the 2017 Distributor Choice Awards. These awards honor the best fifty-five industry suppliers as chosen by promotional product distributors. While we missed being in the top fifty-five suppliers (out of 33,000!); we were thrilled to be named as a semifinalist. Additionally, we’re thankful that so many of our distributor partners … Continue reading “February 22, 2017: ASI Counselor Magazine Distributor Choice Awards”

COVENTRY, RHODE ISLAND, February 9, 2017 – Garland Writing Instruments announced today that Peter J. Leon has joined the company as their new Vice President of Sales & Marketing. Mr. Leon comes with a wealth of fine writing instrument and luxury gift products experience, most notably at the A.T. Cross Company where he served in … Continue reading “February 9, 2017: Peter J. Leon our new Vice President of Sales & Marketing”

Garland Writing Instruments has introduced a new line of mechanical pencils as stand-alone products or companions to the well-known Garland pens. Like all of Garland’s promotional pens, these pencils come with a crisp, high-quality photo logo on its flared top and can be engraved on the barrel to provide long-lasting promotional value. Read more about … Continue reading “August 9, 2016: New Mechanical Pencil Press Release”

Pen is Mightier   As the son of small business owners, I grew up understanding the importance of small business and also the challenges that come with it. I have a tremendous amount of respect for small business owners, and I recognize that these operations make up the foundation of the Rhode Island economy. I … Continue reading “June 30, 2016 Visit from Congressman Jim Langevin”

Garland Writing Instruments is located in an historic mill along the Pawtuxet River in Coventry. The 45,000-square-foot facility turns out hundreds of thousands of promotional items a year boasting the names and logos of companies like GM, Ford, and Nike… Read the rest of this article