Press releases

Lamy: Annual review and outlook for 2019

2018 was an eventful year for Lamy. While international expansion was pursued by Sales, the subject of brand experience was the focal point for Marketing – including in the form of the new augmented reality magazine, LAMY specs. Since June, the new three-strong management ... > More

Lamy celebrates the official opening of its new concept store in New York

Lamy celebrated the official opening of its second US concept store in New York’s SoHo quarter on Thursday evening. Around 100 guests were invited, among which were customers and partners, as well as influencers and representatives of the design scene. Alongside to its new... > More

10 years of Lamy in China: Anniversary marked with a big celebration

The story of Lamy’s success in the Chinese market began 10 years ago. On 8 August 2018, the writing instrument manufacturer celebrated 10 years of successful cooperation with its Chinese representative Energetic Asia Ltd. in Shanghai > More

Best of the Best: „German Brand Award“ 2017 for Lamy

Yesterday, as part of a celebratory gala at the German Historical Museum in Berlin, the prize winners of the German Brand Awards were announced. Among others, Lamy was one of the big winners of the night; in the king class “Excellence in Branding”, the stationery manufac... > More

Live deluxe: The new LAMY Lx

Sophisticated metallic look meets timeless design: the new LAMY Lx pairs classic elegance with modern attitude to life. A trendsetting writing accessory for free spirits who value the better things in life and are always on the look-out for that special something. > More

Lamy: breakthrough and change

Lamy looks back on an eventful year. The “50 years of Lamy design” anniversary year not only marked a significant milestone in the company’s history but also the start of a new era. Using the slogan “not just a pen”, Lamy impressively documented its development int... > More

An excellent year: prizes and awards for Lamy

Every year, Lamy writing instruments win international design awards. This carried on in 2016 which saw a Red Dot Award and an iF Award for the high-quality LAMY imporium series. In addition, in the year of Lamy’s 50th design anniversary, the company and brand management r... > More

Live deluxe: The new LAMY Lx

Sophisticated metallic look meets timeless design: the new LAMY Lx pairs classic elegance with modern attitude to life. A trendsetting writing accessory for free spirits who value the better things in life and are always on the look-out for that special something. > More

Edition 50 years:
LAMY 2000 M black amber – limited and numbered
Limited and numbered special edition to mark the 50th anniversary of Lamy design

In 1966, the LAMY 2000 marked the start of the era of unmistakeable Lamy design. With its distinctive, ostentatious form, it has become a role model for numerous other innovative designs by the brand and has remained a timeless classic as one of Lamy’s most successful seri... > More

Edition “50 years”: LAMY scala glacier Exclusive special edition to mark the 50th anniversary of Lamy design

The modern classic LAMY scala is now available in a unique “glacier” special edition, exclusively for this anniversary year. The anniversary edition is characterised by a sophisticated, metallic blue-grey tone and a matt finish. All of the writing instruments in the anni... > More

not just a pen:
Lamy celebrates “50 years of Lamy Design”

One writing instrument is the same as the next? Lamy has spent the last 50 years demonstrating time and again what added value this small everyday object has to offer! Lamy has transformed this commonplace item into a lifestyle accessory thanks to its wide range of iconic m... > More

LAMY imporium: The New Characteristic Writing Instrument Series from Lamy

The impressive new LAMY imporium features an exciting combination of strong design and powerful structure. This characteristic model adds yet another family of high-quality writing instruments to Lamy’s Premium assortment, uniting modern, functional design with a luxurious... > More

A Strong Future: Lamy Continues On Successful Course

At Lamy all signs are pointing to continued growth: In 2014, the writing instrument manufacturers from Heidelberg were able to strengthen and expand their market leadership – both nationally as well as internationally. The new year was also off to a good start: Lamy is pla... > More

LAMY safari Gets the (neon) Green Light – the New Special Edition LAMY safari neonlime

2015: all lights on neonlime. Going with the current trend in fashion Lamy is launching the popular LAMY safari series in trendy neonlime. This energy-charged colour creation might just make Lamy’s new special edition the statement of the season. > More

Glamorous Copper Meets Powerful Orange

2015 marks the next round of the copper trend, this time going head-to-head with a fiery orange. To suit the occasion, Lamy is launching the popular AL-star series in the new special edition colour of copper orange. > More

Style and demands redefined
The LAMY accent Al individualises the writing experience with a new finish and two grip sections

Lamy put an individual emphasis on high-quality writing: with the new LAMY accent Al. In an elegant aluminium look and with two interchangeable grip sections, this model perfectly reflects your personal style on any occasion. > More

Must-have with vibrancy:
The New Special Edition LAMY safari neoncoral

Lamy extends the popular LAMY safari range with a Special Edition: from April, LAMY safari neoncoral will turn writing instruments into stylish it-pieces with a colour creation you can't miss > More

Cool and energetic freshness for writing:
The new LAMY AL-star bluegreen Special Edition

To start off the 2014 Spring/Summer season, Lamy has expanded its AL-star series with a new LAMY AL-star bluegreen Special Edition model: The writing utensil in vibrant bluegreen provides a cool and energetic writing sensation. > More

Double-digit growth and a strong partnership in retail:
Lamy is lining up for 2014

Following a successful 2013, Lamy's future is looking brighter than ever: Lamy is further expanding its pioneering role in the writing instruments market - and not just as a market leader in Germany, but also as a German design brand whose products hold a special position ar... > More

Customised LAMY 2000 pen set under the hammer at the (RED) auction in New York

A LAMY 2000 pen set customised by Sir Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson sold for US$25,000 at the (RED) charity auction on 23rd November. The proceeds of the auction, conducted by renowned New York auction house Sotheby’s, will go to “The Global Fund” to help in the fight a... > More

LAMY 2000 Pen Set customized by Sir Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson goes under the hammer at (RED) AUCTION on November 23rd

Two of the world’s foremost design pioneers, Sir Jonathan Ive, KBE, and Marc Newson, CBE, have collaborated with musician and philanthropist Bono to organize a (RED) Auction celebrating the very best of design and innovation. Jony and Marc have spent the past year and a ha... > More

Stylish Titanium for a Premium Writing Experience:
The New LAMY scala Ti

This October, the LAMY scala series will be complemented with a new titanium finish. The LAMY scala Ti unites the sensuous precision and formal simplicity of the series with the subtle elegance of titanium. > More

Special edition for romantics:
the LAMY scala piano black gift set.

This September, Lamy will be revealing a surprise they hold in store: a special edition of the LAMY Scala series introduced in 2012. The elegant LAMY scala piano black fountain pen stands out through its polished, black gloss finish and the high-end presentation as a gift se... > More

Feel the Vibe – LAMY safari neon

This summer is going to glow - Lamy is dipping everyone’s favourite best-seller, the LAMY safari, in strong neon yellow. So for all you trend-setters out there: Feel the vibe! Not only when it comes to music or fashion, but also when writing with Lamy. This eye-catching co... > More

LAMY AL-star black – Matt Black Elegance in a Limited Edition

In a meeting, on the go or simply as a constant writing companion, cosmopolitan design-lovers know: A writing instrument should be more than just modern, it has to be functional as well. Its timeless design and matt black surface are what provide the LAMY AL-star black with ... > More

LAMY AL-star pearl – the perfect choice for the style-conscious

Exquisite colours meet familiar, modern form – the popular classic LAMY AL-star will be presented in a new, limited edition in 2013. This new design for the aluminium-made LAMY AL-star pearl demonstrates that even a subtle appearance can be a statement on style in itself. ... > More

Lamy named Brand of the Century Heidelberg manufacturer of writing instruments receives German Standards Brand Award.

Lamy is synonymous with design and quality made in Germany. As one of the most significant brands in Germany, the Heidelberg manufacturer of writing instruments was honoured with the German Standards Brand Award in the Fountain Pens category and added to the compendium 'Bran... > More

LAMY studio royalred – Classic Design with a Royal Touch

Heidelberg, July 2012. Elegant royal red meets distinctive form: The special edition LAMY studio royalred unites timeless design with graceful finesse. Whether fountain pen, ballpoint pen or rollerball pen – the LAMY studio royalred captivates with its unique character and... > More

LAMY 2000 – the All-metal Innovative Classic

Heidelberg, July 2012. It is the classic among design writing instruments and the foundation of the success story of an entire company – the LAMY 2000. This series, designed by Gerd A. Müller, is the perfect combination of design and functionality which has been produced ... > More

The Colour of Spring:
The new LAMY safari green

Heidelberg, April 2012. Fresh energy for school and university: The new LAMY safari green will be available right on time for the beginning of spring – featuring a deep green colour and unique design. Two flattened areas on its otherwise cylindrical body visually distingui... > More

LAMY econ New design highlight from Lamy

Heidelberg, March 2011. With its new LAMY econ product series, Lamy once again proves that design and functionality go hand in hand for the family firm in Heidelberg. Following the successful collaborations with prominent designers such as Knud Holscher and Franco Clivio, th... > More

The LAMY scala:
Pure Functionality in Archetypal Form

Lamy and sieger design have successfully created a completely new interpretation of the classic fountain pen: The new LAMY scala series. > More

LAMY design – a philosophy

Design. Made in Germany. A distinctive slogan consisting of two statements sums up the philosophy embraced by the modern medium-sized family enterprise C. Josef Lamy GmbH, which owns the successful LAMY brand. Around the world, Lamy is regarded as a pioneer among the manu... > More

Cool elegance meets extravagance: the new LAMY studio violet.

Anyone who likes to write as unconventionally as they think will be impressed by the new LAMY studio in metallic violet. The completely unusual writing instrument is now available as a limited edition. > More

The new LAMY studio Pt: Timeless perfection in platinum

LAMY adds another chapter to the success story: the LAMY studio has won several prominent design awards, and now Lamy is adding the top-quality LAMY studio Pt to the series. > More

New: LAMY safari white – The cool colour is back!

In the car industry, in electrical appliances, for fashion and accessories – trend-conscious people now confirm that white is the new black. And it’s no wonder either, since white symbolises clarity, purity, simplicity and intelligence. So there were lots of reasons for ... > More

Another award for LAMY

No other manufacturer of writing instruments has received the Good Design Award as many times as Lamy. The traditional brand from Heidelberg wins the 2009 award for the LAMY dialog 3. > More

Prize of prizes for the LAMY noto

After receiving numerous national and international design awards the LAMY noto now wins the ‘Design Oscar’: the Design Prize of the Federal Republic of Germany 2010. > More

The first of its kind: LAMY dialog 3

In its series of solitary writing instruments from the hand of leading designers, Lamy, the Heidelberg-based manufacturer of writing instruments, is introducing the LAMY dialog 3, created by Franco Clivio – the first fountain pen on which the nib and clip are retractable. > More

The titan among Lamy writing instruments: the new LAMY 2000 titanium

Heidelberg, autumn 2009. To the delight of many design purists, Lamy is expanding its most prominent series of writing instruments with the addition of a ballpoint pen made of pure, solid titanium. > More

Sense and sensibility: the new LAMY swift rubinblack

Heidelberg, autumn 2009. With a special edition of the LAMY swift in fine metallic brown, Lamy shows how sensuous modern writing technology can be. > More

A shimmering highlight for the festive season: the new LAMY studio platinum grey.

In good time for the important year-end business season, Lamy is surprising the friends of exceptional writing instruments with the LAMY studio in an elegant, anthracite-grey metallic-lacquered version. > More

LAMY safari pink limited edition The summer holidays will be pink

This year’s summer holidays will go with a swing in pink. Young girls would like to have simply everything in their favourite colour. And, not just in the summer, that is definitely pink! So that they can also take their fountain pen with them on holiday, LAMY has chosen t... > More

Award-winning LAMY

Lamy received the Good Design Award once again in 2008, meaning that Lamy has now won more awards than any other manufacturer of writing instruments. > More

LAMY studio rubinblack A Christmas gift for trend-conscious individualists

Heidelberg, July 2008. The new LAMY studio rubinblack is the perfect writing instrument for all trend-conscious individualists. This special edition of the successful LAMY model series is impressive with its fine, matt-brown metallic lacquering, complemented by a glossy, chr... > More

LAMY nexx The new fountain pen for the adults of tomorrow

The LAMY nexx is new. With its unique concept, the fountain pen combines outstanding production features with modern design. The new LAMY nexx in three cool cap colours has a soft, non-slip grip for effortless writing, and a polished stainless steel nib for an unbeatable wri... > More

LAMY AL-star: Two special models in new colour versions

Heidelberg, may 2008. Lamy will be impressing youngsters and young adults this summer with two new colour versions of the LAMY AL-star. The special models LAMY AL-star raspberry in pink and LAMY AL-star oceanblue in dark blue expand Germany’s popular writing instrument ser... > More

LAMY noto – Easy to write

Heidelberg, January 2008. The designer, Naoto Fukasawa created the LAMY noto. A ball-point pen which is simply a ball-point pen. And that is exactly the challenge of the designer result. The customer, C. Josef Lamy Ltd. from Heidelberg, Germany, developed a new product gen... > More

LAMY lime – the lemon fresh LAMY safari model of the year

Heidelberg, March 2008. Whet’s one appetite to write by hand: The new LAMY lime is the current model of the year from the LAMY safari product line. The fountain pen is lime green and equipped with a chrome-plated stainless steel clip. The trend colour makes the LAMY lime a... > More

Lamy Design – The work of a lifetime

Heidelberg, 8. February 2008. Dr. Manfred Lamy was awarded the Designer Personality of the Republic of Germay Prize for his life’s work. Special merits around the design, his entrepreneurship as proprietor and long service Managing Director of C. Josef Lamy Ltd., Heidelber... > More