AMALGAMATED SPECIALTIES CORPORATION | COMPANY PROFILE
Amalgamated Specialties Corporation (AMSPEC) was established in 1963 and has been providing over 50 years of professional experience in the manufacture and distribution of educational supplies to the Filipino consumer market. The company’s thrust to promote education and fun learning experiences has been the guide of the organization and its stakeholders in introducing products that are quality driven and user-friendly. Amalgamated Specialties Corp. brands conform to global quality standards. All brands related to arts & crafts are duly approved by the Arts & Crafts Materials Institute (ACMI) and/or certified by the European Union to ensure that product formulation are non-toxic and safe for use especially by children. House brands such as T Pencil, and Magic Touch are duly tested and registered with the Philippine Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to be toxic-free for added security to consumers. Amalgamated Specialties Corp. is best known in the stationery industry for its responsible business practices in selling its company distributed brands: Crayola, T Pencil, Jumbo, Lil Hands Arts & Crafts, Magic Touch, Touch & Go, AMSPEC Supplies and Writing Instruments, Gold Medal, Old Town, Fullmark, and Elephant. Product offerings ranges from Coloring Materials (wax crayons, colored pencils, watercolor, etc); Hobby & Crafts (modelling clay, craft scissors, fabric markers, etc) Writing Implements (pencils, ballpens, markers, highlighters, etc); Paper Products (art paper, drawing and sketch books, office record books, etc); General School & Office Supplies (scissors, ruler, adhesives, filing supplies and accessories, cutters, etc). Manufacturing competency of the company is in the production of pencils and wax crayons. AMSPEC prides itself to be the only licensed manufacturer of Crayola wax crayons in the Asia-Pacific region. Whereas AMSPEC stands as the industry expert in the local pencil making business.
T-Pencil is one of the flag brands of Amalgamated Specialties Corporation. T-Pencil products are made with quality and safe materials. It uses high quality wood that came from managed forest, a strong graphite lead which is machine readable and won’t break easily, and non-toxic paint which makes it safe especially for kids. T-Pencil is proudly Filipino-made. T-Pencil products ranges from regular hexagonal pencils to big-sized pencil – the T-Pencil for Kids. It offers pencil products in pouch of 3s, dozen box, set with sharpener, and school case. It is widely available all over the country, from major bookstores and department stores, community stores, and online. T-Pencil factory is located in AMSPEC compound at Km. 21 West Service Road, South Superhighway, Brgy. Cupang, Muntinlupa City. It has been featured in several TV programs yearly to showcase the pencil and its manufacturing process. Also, it has been one of the destinations of students, teachers, and parents in their educational trips where they can experience and witness how T-Pencil is being made.