HEDRA, INC., was founded in 1953 by HEnry DRAke. Hedra, Inc. serves as Manufacturer's Representatives for Writing Industry Component Suppliers, mostly of overseas origin, to members of the Writing Instruments Industry in North America.

Hedra, Inc. has established itself with an enviable reputation for the highest quality in precision products and customer service. Cutting-edge product development, quality assurance, technical expertise and a full service R&D Department are the standard for our activites that enable us to provide a customized product designed to meet the most exacting specifications. Products include inks, capillary reservoirs, porous fibre and ultra-fine nibs, rollerball nibs, transfer film, extruded plastic barrels, and finished products.

Since 1953, Hedra, Inc. has proven itself as a reliable supplier of Writing Instrument Components to ALL Major US Pen and Marker Manufacturers, including Bic, Sanford, Avery Dennison, Binney & Smith (Crayola), Gillette (Paper Mate), Rose Art, Pentech, Dri Mark, Liqui Mark, etc., to name a few.

The company has evolved within the Writing Instruments Industry since its inception. Based in New York City for 30 years, Hedra, Inc. moved to New Jersey in 1983.