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Nov 05, 2013, 11:00 ET

EnerGel-X® Pens Named the "Violet Pen of the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network"

 Pentel of America, Ltd. and the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network® have joined forces to increase awareness and raise funds to support...

Nov 05, 2013, 11:00 ET

International Children's Art Exhibition Opens in Cincinnati

 Art lovers looking for a watercolor painting of a clown eating pancakes drawn by a second grader in Wisconsin can stop their questing. The...

Aug 01, 2013, 08:35 ET
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Back-To-School Shoppers Could Win $500,000 from Pentel of America®

 Back-to-school shopping just became exciting with the Power of Pentel Sweepstakes: a contest that gives consumers the chance to win...

Jun 06, 2013, 08:30 ET
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Pentel of America® Wants To Give $250,000 to Your School - and $250,000 to You

 Have you ever dreamed of being a superhero? You now have the chance with the summer-long Power of Pentel Sweepstakes, a promotion that gives...

Feb 22, 2013, 15:24 ET

Pentel To Walk Red Carpet At Oscars

 Conversation along the red carpet at the 85th Annual Academy Awards may not be limited to "Who are you wearing?", but might include "What are...

Jan 18, 2013, 08:26 ET
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Pentel Wants You to Thank Someone Special

 Pentel of America, a leading supplier of quality writing instruments in the United States, is bringing back the art of the handwritten...

Aug 01, 2011, 11:00 ET
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Equal WRITEs to Quality Products!

As the Back-to-School aisles are being stocked with backpacks, notebooks, and writing instruments, now is the time to take a deep breath, and...

Apr 26, 2010, 11:25 ET

Pentel of America Receives Prestigious 'Office Supply Vendor of the Year' Award from S.P. Richards Company

Pentel of America was recently named "Office Supply Vendor of the Year" by S.P. Richards Company, one of North America's leading office products...

Sep 15, 2009, 14:34 ET
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Pentel of America Puts a Spin on Back-to-School Activities

In addition to brushing up on reading, writing and arithmetic, students getting ready to go back to school should also practice pen spinning....

May 14, 2009, 05:20 ET

Today's Tough Economy Stirs Creativity Using Pentel Arts

In these tough economic times, more Americans are 'nesting' - creating entertainment and interest in the home instead of participating in expensive...

May 07, 2009, 14:39 ET

Pentel(R) of America Celebrates Earth Day in the Windy City

Recycology(TM) Handy-line S(TM) Dry Erase Marker Makes Debut Pentel of America is proud to announce that in honor of the 40th anniversary of...

Apr 21, 2009, 19:47 ET

Pentel(R) of America, Ltd. Celebrates Earth Day in the Big Apple

Recycology(TM) Handy-line S(TM) Dry Erase Marker Makes Debut Pentel of America is proud to announce that in honor of the 40th anniversary of Earth...

Apr 15, 2009, 14:43 ET

Pentel(R) of America, Ltd. Celebrates Earth Day in the Nation's Capital

Recycology(TM) Handy-line S(TM) Dry Erase Marker Makes Debut Pentel of America is proud to announce that in honor of the 40th anniversary of Earth...

Apr 15, 2009, 13:38 ET

Pentel(R) of America, Ltd. Celebrates Earth Day in America's Finest City

Recycology(TM) Handy-line S(TM) Dry Erase Marker Makes Debut Pentel of America is proud to announce that in honor of the 40th anniversary of Earth...

Mar 06, 2009, 11:07 ET

Pentel of America Announces Award Winner of International Children's Art Competition

Eleven-year-old From Southern California Wins Highest Award Outside Japan Pentel of America is proud to announce Odel Zadeh, age 11, of...

Jan 14, 2009, 05:20 ET

Pentel of America Reminds You to Pick Up the Pen on National Handwriting Day

On July 4, 1776, John Hancock signed the Declaration of Independence. Grasping his pen, Hancock signed the revolutionary document with a...

Dec 18, 2008, 10:33 ET

Pentel of America Announces the Retirement of Director of Sales, Tim Fallihee and Names Mike Cappadocia Successor

Pentel of America (www.pentel.com) announces that Tim Fallihee, Director of Sales, is retiring from the company after a 30-year career. The...

Sep 25, 2008, 01:00 ET
A F BORDER BILLBOARD FEATURES UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD BORDER BILLBOARD FEATURES UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD

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 10/20/2004

Pentel Receives High Grades for Eco-Friendly Back To School Products

TORRANCE, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentel of America, maker of the unique line of Recycology(TM) products, announces a successful Back...

Aug 12, 2008, 01:00 ET

Back-to-School Contest Gives Participants Chance to Win Cameras and More!

TORRANCE, Calif., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentel Buzz teams will be on college campuses this fall videotaping students giving their "Smoothest...

Jul 09, 2008, 01:00 ET

Pentel of America Names Hannah Stevens New National Commercial Sales Manager

TORRANCE, Calif., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentel of America (http://www.pentel.com) announces that Hannah Stevens has been named National...