2020

2014

Acquires CPO Commerce, MEDCO and G2S

2012

Acquires O.K.I. Supply

2010

2010

Acquires MBS Dev

2007

Acquires ORS Nasco

2005

Acquires Sweet Paper

2001

Acquires Peerless Paper

2000

Acquires Azerty

2000

1996

Acquires Lagasse

1995

Acquired by Associated Stationers

1992

Acquires Stationers Distributing Company

1990

1981

United Stationers becomes a public company.

1980

1978

The Company begins to operate exclusively as an office product wholesaler and opens its first state-of-the-art distribution center.

1970

1960

Management recognizes growing business opportunities in the office products wholesale business.

1950

1937

The company opens its first retail store and publishes its first office products catalog.

1930

1922

The company is incorporated under the name Utility Supply Company

1920