Berol are a famous brand renowned for their handwriting pens that can trace its roots back over 100 years to the Eagle Pencil Company which was founded in New York in 1856. Today their range of writing and drawing products has long been favoured in UK schools. Berol handwriting pens have a hard wearing plastic nib which offers a slight resistance to the paper and helps children develop their writing skills. The Berol handwriting cartridge pen is one of the most popular fountain pens in schools today, with its distinctive red barrel and gold nib it writes very smoothly and is a great introduction for children to using a fountain pen. Berol also make a range of colouring pens which are great value and available in a variety of different colours.