Founded in 2001 by established industry executives, Office Essentials’ knowledge of the marketplace, backed by years of experience gives us a unique perspective to solve the challenges that face companies today.
What we do
At Office Essentials, we challenge businesses to think differently. Every office faces a unique set of challenges and goals. So we work with you to find the most efficient and effective solutions for your business’ needs.
We know what makes offices tick and craft innovative, custom programs and solutions to ensure your business goals and employees are not just satisfied, but thrilled.
Our local advantage
At Office Essentials, you get the unbeatable service advantage of an attentive, local provider backed by the power of nationwide delivery.
That means quick responses and next-day delivery from account managers and drivers who know you, your company, your preferences, and your community. We have physical locations in St. Louis, Kansas City, Columbia, Springfield, MO and Springfield, IL, plus local representatives in Rolla and St. Joseph in Missouri and the Bloomington/Normal area in Illinois.
SmartChoice at a glance
We developed our SmartChoice program to help businesses focus on the true essentials: cutting time, costs and carbon. We work with you to develop a unique plan for your business.
By touring and analyzing your product usage, order and delivery processes, invoice preferences and recycling practices, we unearth small steps your business can take to save big.
- Reduce time spent on office products procurement by up to 50%
- Educate your employees on increasing office productivity
- Do more in less time
- Save up to $12,000 a year by single-sourcing your office products purchases
- Competitive pricing to meet or beat the nationals and other vendors
- Custom prices available on items unique to your business
- Eliminate renegade spending with a cost containment catalog
- Free St. Louis and Kansas City delivery
- Single source your purchases: fewer deliveries, less CO2
- Support a more sustainable local economy by supporting local businesses
- Free facility tour and process evaluation to find green solutions unique to your work environment
If you would like to see how Office Essentials could save your company time, cost and carbon, email us today.