Writing & Editing Bic to unveil ‘universal font’ based on crowdsourced handwriting samples The pen company is in the process of synthesizing 8,000 handwriting submissions to create the ultimate typeface. By Kevin Allen@kevin_j_allenJune 12, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.