A pencil is one of the most basic office supplies that you should provide to your colleague. Even though computers are now central in any office tasks, you colleagues still want to write by hand. A pen or a pencil is still the most relevant writing tool to take notes and write down messages. A pencil and a post it or a clipboard will at the end be quicker and more effective than your screen and a wireless mouse .
When should you buy pencil?
Opting for a pen or a pencil really depends on your colleagues’ preferences. Some of them will prefer using a pencil so they can erase (with an eraser) possible mistakes, other will like it because they think it is smoother… A pencil can also be useful during a brainstorming session. Erasing is unavoidable if you want to be able to read the outcomes of your meetings.
What type of pencil do you prefer?
You can choose between different types of pencil according to your needs: a graphite pencil, a color pencil, a mechanical pencil for the most common. A graphite pencil is from far the standard option. Made from graphite a casing of wood, they come is different level of darkness, depending on the how much graphite they contain. A color pencil is used for fine art or for children, as they do not leave mess, but also if you need to add some colors to your notes. A mechanical pencil features a mechanism that pushes the lead out of the plastic container. They require special leads that comes in different diameter and different darkness. They are often used for technical drawing and writing.
Lyreco provides a vast range of stationery that could complete your order and an eraser is probably the most relevant when you buy a pencil.
An eraser to complete your order?
You will find on our website different types of eraser from brands such as: Faber-Castell, Pentel, Sakura, Staedtler and our own brand Lyreco. Most of our eraser come with a sleeve to keep it clean, they are designed to produce a limited quantity of residue when erasing to keep your place tidy and some even feature a blue part if you need to erase some ink. Order your stationery today with Lyreco and receive them by tomorrow.