Surbiton High School

Beware of the Brands!

Just a couple of days ago, I was guilty of being taken in by branding. I was simply browsing through a catalogue when I came across a lovely pen; I thought I might buy it until I saw the price… £16.50! You could buy 5 pens at this price! How was I to know if the pen worked properly, if it smudged or even if it was smaller than it seemed in the booklet? Even if it did work, is a biro really worth a pricey £16.50? Apparently it was, all because of the brand…

Jack Wills.

After this extravagant find, I …read more