A.T. Cross Company designs and markets branded personal and business accessories worldwide. It offers writing instruments consisting of ball-point pens, fountain pens, rolling ball pens, and mechanical pencils; refillable writing instruments; and personal and business accessories, including leather goods, reading glasses, watches, desk sets, cufflinks, and stationery under the Cross brand name. The company sells its products through direct sales force and manufacturers’ agents or representatives to approximately 3,000 retail and wholesale accounts; and directly to consumers through its Website, cross.com, and the Cross retail stores, as well as through distributors and retailers. A.T. Cross Company also designs, manufactures, and markets polarized sunglasses and goggles under the Costa and Native brand names to approximately 6,600 retail accounts, including optical and sunglass specialty shops, department stores, and sporting goods retailers through employee representatives and manufacturers’ agents. In addition, the company sells apparel and accessories, such as hats, T-shirts, cords, cases, and backpacks. A.T. Cross Company was founded in 1846 and is headquartered in Lincoln, Rhode Island.