Sustainability

Our Commitment to Creating Sustainable Value

Here are some of the milestones OE has achieved along our sustainability journey. These accomplishments have brought with them opportunities for us to learn, share and collaborate with other organizations and individuals who share a similar commitment to sustainability. [Read More]

Sustainability

We’re Recycling Wrong, and It’s a Problem

Saturday, April 22nd is Earth Day, and cities around the country are using the occasion to let us know that most of us are recycling wrong. The problem is that most of us don’t know what we can — and can not –throw into our recycle bins. Since not enough of the right materials are [Read More]

Sustainability

Rethinking Procurement to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint 

If you know Office Essentials, you know that part of our mission is to help our customers reduce their carbon footprint. Our SmartChoice program is designed to help customers save time, costs and carbon and the process involves us challenging them to rethink everything about their procurement process. The exercise tends to uncover opportunities for [Read More]