Bic was founded in 1945 by French inventor Marcel Bich. Bic launched its first ballpoint pen, the Bic Cristal, in 1950. The disposable ballpoint pen is still going strong today, it has sold over 100 billion and become the best selling pen in the world. Its hexagonal design, which resembles that of a pencil, has become so iconic that it has been inducted into the Museum of Modern Art's permanent collection in New York City.
Today, Bic are renowned for their huge range of inexpensive and reliable ballpoint pens
, gel pens
and mechanical pencils
. If you are looking for a reliable, long-lasting ballpoint pen that isn't going to break the bank, the Cristal is the natural choice. It comes in a wide range of colours and tip sizes so there is something to suit everybody's needs. The 4 Colours pen is one of our best selling Bic pens; it gives you a choice of 4 different ink colours all in one refillable ballpoint pen for a great price. If it is a retractable pen you're after then look no further than the M10 Clic; a durable, easy to use retractable ballpoint, perfect for writing. Check out our full range of Bic products below.