Writing instrument trends continue to be dominated by multi-function practicality. With the addition of a stylus, additional ink colors, phone holders and more, the traditional pen becomes a more versatile and valuable tool that suits a variety of industries and audiences.
The stylus is becoming more and more necessary as note-taking and drawing apps become popular and higher-level functionality is developing.
Pros of the stylus pen:
- Use the touch screen keyboard more quickly
- Draw on the touch screen with more accuracy
- Project a more professional appearance when using a tablet
- Use of stylus will keep screen cleaner
- In general, it is easier to interact with some applications with a stylus than with a finger
- Relatively inexpensive, yet high value perception
The BIC® Clic Stic® Stylus (CSSTY) is a tech-savvy take on the popular BIC® Clic Stic®. The new patented technology offers a click-through stylus plus all the great features of the most popular retractable pen in the promotional products industry.
The latest BIC® branded launch is the BIC® Anthem Stylus (ANTHSTY). With the iconic BIC Boy molded into rivets at the top of the barrel and a comfortable grip, this stylish pen is one people will want to keep.
These stylus items are covered by U.S. Patent Nos. 8,847,930 and 9,092,077.
Multi-Function pens are highly valued as a promotional product – whether its multi-color, dual function like highlighter/pen combos, or has a tech accessory built in like a phone stand or LED pointer. These extra features add interest and make a traditional promo products like a writing instrument even more practical.
A couple examples include the BIC® 4-Color™ Stylus (4CSTY) and the latest new product from BIC Graphic, the Multi-Tech Highlighter (55810). With a highlighter, soft-touch stylus, and phone holder stand built into the cap, this item is great for schools, bookstores/office products, finance, mortgage brokers and more.