• Pentel raises over £500,000 for Prostate Cancer UK

        • Pentel has raised over half a million Pounds for Prostate Cancer UK by selling more than two million special edition pens. 

          Pentel partnered with Prostate Cancer UK in 2009, initially supporting the charity by donating money raised by sales of a blue-barrelled ballpoint pen called LineStyle. Pentel is now raising money through selling its special edition, EnerGel Xm Retractable rollerball pen, which contains quick-drying ink to reduce smudging on hands and paper, and has a white barrel trimmed with light blue accents to complement the charity’s key brand colour.

          The recommended retail price is £2.99 per pen and for every white-barrelled EnerGel Xm pen supporting Prostate Cancer UK sold, 25p is donated to the charity.

          Wendy Vickery, Pentel Marketing Manager said, “we are absolutely delighted that, with the enthusiasm and support of our customers, especially Clintons, we’ve raised over half a million Pounds for Prostate Cancer UK through sales of our special edition pens.

          “We heard earlier this year that prostate cancer has become the third biggest cancer killer in the UK, and this has made us more determined than ever to continue to support the excellent work of Prostate Cancer UK, to help fund projects to raise awareness of the disease and improve the quality of life for men living with a diagnosis. 

           “Our efforts won’t stop now we’ve reached this significant figure. We’ll keep going, setting new goals and hopefully raising much more money to support Prostate Cancer UK and the fantastic work that they do.  Next step, £1 million.”

          James Beeby, Associate Director of Prostate Cancer UK added, “this partnership has been something to really write home about, and we are incredibly grateful to Pentel for their continued support in helping to raise money for Prostate Cancer UK. Raising over half a million pounds is a phenomenal achievement and the money raised will help fund vital research and support for men.

          “One man dies every 45 minutes from prostate cancer, a shocking statistic. It is with support from Pentel and their customers that we are able to continue to help stop prostate cancer being a killer, and for this we cannot thank them enough.”

        • Stay up to date - Click here and register for FREE Channel Info online membership and enjoy unlimited access to a host of benefits including the exclusive members area of the website, downloadable business tools, current and back issues archive, priority breaking news alerts, weekly e news summary and the Channel Info app

        • Related Articles

        • Winners revealed for 2019 Stationery Awards

          Winners revealed for 2019 Stationery Awards

          Thursday 2nd May 2019
          The Stationery Awards are in their eighth year, but this year was a first for two new categories recognising Retailer and Designer contributions to the stationery industry. The winners for this year’s Awards, which aim to recognise and benchma...Read More...
          Avery announces partnership with FusionPlus Data

          Avery announces partnership with FusionPlus Data

          Wednesday 1st May 2019
          Avery has announced its new partnership agreement with FusionPlus Data. Following major product content updates, including new imagery and selling points, working with FusionPlus Data will ensure that this and future enriched content, along with Fusi...Read More...
          STAEDTLER UK named a 2019 business superbrand

          STAEDTLER UK named a 2019 business superbrand

          Wednesday 10th Apr 2019
          Superbrands has revealed that STAEDTLER (UK) Ltd has been awarded Business Superbrands status for 2019.  The Business Superbrands survey has been tracking the perception of a wide range of business brands in the UK since 2001. This year’s...Read More...
                • About Us

                  Channel Info is the leading source of business news and information for the office dealer and reseller market. Our multi-platform approach delivers relevant, engaging and focussed content via our main printed magazine, supplements, website, digital editions, apps, newsletters and bespoke communications with an unrivalled reach across the industry. A highly trusted and respected brand for many years, the team behind Channel Info has over 60 years experience collectively in the office products, furniture, equipment and technology markets Channel Info continues to develop and adapt in order to meet the changing information needs of its readers.

                  For our latest Media packs and more details on our range of services click here

                • View Latest Issue