Japanese company Tombow has been manufacturing writing implements for over 100 years. They are now a highly successful global brand selling well-designed stationery items.
About the Brand
Tombow (Japanese for Dragonfly) started as a pencil manufacturer in 1913. When English became a compulsory language on the Japanese school curriculum, pencils were needed to produce the Latin characters. They now make all manner of stationery items, including ergonomically designed pens, glue and tape. They are well known for their innovative products and attention to detail. After 100 years of trading, they are still a family-run company.
The Tombow dual brush pen has been dubbed iconic by pen lovers worldwide and is popular with people who journal, Instagrammers and modern calligraphers. The colour is bright and consistent, and they have won numerous awards. They fuse the best of traditional quality with innovative design and are an asset to the creative community.