Staedtler is one of the leading manufacturers of writing, colouring and drawing implements worldwide. They are one of the oldest companies in Germany and have had the benefit of taking on the tradition of the Nuremburg pencil makers. With vast experience and high investment in research and development they have been able to manufacture innovative products with exceptional brand quality. Staedtler claims to give form to the ideas of people all around the world, as their philosophy is whenever someone has an idea or inspiration the first thing they do is write it down - every idea starts with a pencil. Staedtler sees its products as tools to help promote the flow of creative thoughts whilst ensuring their product features and the experience when using them, means they become your favourite writing apparatus.