Cross Tech Pens

Cross is a known innovator in the pen arena. As a brand name, it is well respected and admired for creating pens that are both attractive and durable. With well over 2 dozen different lines and years of experience, Cross understands how to turn a bold idea into a fine writing instrument. That passion and […]

Back to School Pens

Lamy Dialog Ballpoint Pen

August is typically the hottest month of the year, making it the ultimate ambassador of summer. It’s the month when the sun settles in and pushes away the cares of the world. Lazy, cool mornings greet us when we wake, mid-afternoons involve hammocks and swimming and our nights are filled […]

Engraved Pens

The Executive Essentials online catalog has many wonderful and inspiring pens. The variety of pens online makes for easy gift giving for any occasion. A beautiful Montblanc Meisterstuck for a graduation gift or a fun, colorful Acme pen for a birthday gift is the perfect way to show some avid pen aficionado that you care […]

Executive Pencils

At Executive Essentials, we don’t tend to talk about pencils that much. We tend to focus much of our energy on talking about pens. Now, we love a good pen as much as the next collector. We love the manufacturers, the styles, the components, the themes and the collections that arise from pen designers with […]

AT Cross: The Past and the Future

Cross Apogee Rollerball

Long time company A.T. Cross, located in Lincoln, Rhode Island announced that it sold its pen division to Clarion Capital Partners for 60 million dollars. As one of the few American companies to design and manufacture pens, it came as a bit of a shock to those collectors who put Cross […]