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

The U.S. Small Business Administration and the Rhode Island SCORE chapter have awarded Rick Becker, President of Garland Writing Instruments with the 2015 Joseph G.E. Knight Award* for Entrepreneurial Excellence. In May of 2013, Mr. Becker purchased Garland Industries, now called Garland Writing Instruments, with the intention of growing the business and keeping the company … Continue reading “May 2015: Garland president recognized for Excellence”

Garland Writing Instruments has unveiled a newly redesigned rollerball pen that has been enhanced with a more comfortable grip, a striking appearance, superb balance and weight, and has a plated solid brass nip. This new addition to the Garland line of pens will provide end-users with years of silky-smooth writing pleasure. This newly designed pen … Continue reading “January 2015: Garland unveils newly redesigned rollerball pen”

“And, the winner is…” We’ve just been notified that Garland Writing Instruments is a finalist in the ASI 2015 Counselor Product Design Awards. We’re delighted that it was the classic design of our twist-action ballpoint pen from our Founder’s Collection that received the nomination. This pen with its timeless design will never go out of … Continue reading “2015 Counselor Product Design – Vote for Garland”