Established in 1963, Amalgamated Specialties Corporation (AMSPEC) exhibits more than five decades of professional experience in manufacturing and distribution of only the best quality and user-safe school & office supplies to the Filipino market. AMSPEC is best known in the stationery industry for its quality brands such as Crayola, Li’l Hands, TPencil, Jumbo Pencils, Magic Touch, Touch and Go, Gold Medal, Old Town, AMSPEC Jot and other writing instruments, and Elephant.

Since its early beginnings, the company has been producing and selling millions of pencils and crayons every year. The company has been behind the strong market presence of educational brands. AMSPEC has always been the trusted local partner of Crayola as a licensee of crayons from the time of its incorporation.

Upon seeing the opportunity for hardware business, AMSPEC ventured into the industry by offering quality yet affordable products such as Clarisse and Brasscraft for plumbing, Weylan for home furniture accessories, Linzer for rollers and brushes, Magicut for blades, and EZFire for firestarters.

Corporate Vision-Mission Statement


We will dominate the market by providing top quality and competitively priced product while maintaining customer satisfaction.

We will place emphasis on the brands that we own and for future products, we will only handle brands that we own or control in perpetuity or in which we hold a propriety interest.

To achieve this, we will rely on quality people whom we shall hereafter refer to as ASSOCIATES. Our associates (employees) are the driving force of our organization and must be recognized by all corporate management for the value they give the organization.

We will, therefore, achieve excellence in all fields.

What do we stand for?

Quality is our priority!

Amalgamated Specialties Corporation ensures its conformity to global quality standards. All products are duly approved by Arts and Crafts Materials Institute (ACMI) and are CE-certified, ensuring that they are non-toxic and safe for children.