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S.P. Richards Company

S.P. Richards Company
S.P. Richards Company is a leading business products wholesaler in North America. We equip our reseller customers with the expansive inventory of business products that they need to become a one-stop-shop for all of their end user customers’ needs.

We also provide a comprehensive offering of value-added sales and marketing programs, leading-edge online content and search tools, nationwide distribution capabilities, advanced logistics technology, and sophisticated margin management and data analytics programs to help our customers succeed.

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Essendant, the leading wholesaler of office & facilitates, industrial and automotive supplies, powers its distributor partners to reach the modern workplace. Essendant powers smarter operations, category expansion and business growth. We provide unparalleled next-day fulfillment across a breadth of products – from office supplies, furniture and technology, to cleaning, breakroom and foodservice.

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Chestwood-Mezey Distribution
Chestwood-Mezey Distribution is a full-line wholesaler/distributor serving Canadian Office Products Dealers with office supplies, computer accessories, business machines and office furniture.

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Educators Resource
Educators Resource is the leading wholesale distributor of preK-8 learning materials and educational toys used by schools, teachers, parents and children. We provide value to our retail customers by providing "best-in-industry" stock replenishment and order fulfillment services across a broad selection of products.

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Supplies Network
Supplies Network is a leading U.S. wholesale distributor supplying over 8,000 products including printing and imaging hardware, a comprehensive line of printer, copier and fax supplies, data storage media products and computer accessories to our reseller partners. We carry products from more than 70 manufacturers including Hewlett-Packard, Brother, Canon, Dell, Lexmark and Xerox.


SYNNEX Corporation
SYNNEX brings the most relevant technology solutions to the IT and consumer electronics markets to help our partners sustainably grow their business. We distribute more than 30,000 technology products from more than 300 of the world’s leading and emerging manufacturers, and provide complete solutions to more than 20,000 resellers and retail customers in the U.S., Canada, and Japan.

Buying Groups

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Basics® is the largest network of independent Office Supply Dealers in Canada. Our collective buying power means you get the competitive prices of a large company with the personal service of a community business.

Independent Stationers
Independent Stationers offers its members world-class solutions, from our efficient supply chain Regional Distribution Center (RDC) model, to sales opportunities through the federal government and national accounts programs, a variety of marketing materials, a state-of-the-art eCommerce platform and more.

TriMega Purchasing Association
The TriMega Purchasing Association is a not-for-profit buying group serving office products dealers. TriMega helps our over 500 members profit from the production and distribution of quality marketing materials, information sharing through networking at national and regional activities, and the delivery of education at industry events.

Technology Partners


Dealer Services

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CRM International/Longbow Consulting Group
CRM International brings the latest CRM and marketing automation solutions. We are industry leaders in CRM Consulting, CRM Strategy and CRM Implementation.

CRM International has a long history of working with office products dealers of all sizes under its Longbow Consulting Group division.  Since the early 90’s we’ve been providing dealers with CRM and marketing automation solutions to address two key strategic areas: maximum penetration of existing customers and maximum new customer development.