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Office Stationery Wholesaling in Canada: Market Research Report

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Office Stationery Wholesaling in Canada Market Research Report | NAICS 41821CA | May 2016

Paper trails: Waning demand for paper stationery among business clients has hurt the industry

IBISWorld’s Office Stationery Wholesaling market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$4bn
Annual Growth 11-16
0.1%
Annual Growth 16-21
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Profit
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Employment
7,872
Businesses
609
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Office stationary wholesalers distribute a range of paper stationery products and other office supplies to retailers, other wholesalers, directly to customers and to foreign buyers. Demand for office stationery has been slow to improve in the past five years due to declining purchases of paper products among individuals, retailers and corporate clients. Office stationery wholesalers have also struggled to contend with rising competition from electronic mediums and office supply superstores that increasingly purchase stationery products directly from manufacturers... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

Wholesalers of stationery and office supply products are predominantly spread throughout the most heavily populated areas of the country. Wholesalers generally place their distribution facilities close to manufacturers and major metropolitan areas to minimize the cost of shipping to their most lucrative markets.

Ontario and Quebec naturally represent the highest concentration of industry locations due to their large shares of the Canadian population and major cities. Between the two provinces is 61.9% of the population and 68.4% of all office stationery wholesaling establishments; Ontario and Quebec represent a respective 33.8% and 23.1% of the country's population and a respective 44.0% and 24.4% of industry establishments... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Office Stationery Wholesaling Industry?

Office stationary wholesalers distribute a range of paper stationery products and other office supplies to retailers, other industry wholesalers, directly to customers and to foreign buyers. Industry products include envelopes, computer paper, notebooks, business forms, photo albums, folders, pens, pencils, toner cartridges, ink ribbons, cellophane tape and other miscellaneous paper office supplies. Sales of office equipment and furniture are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
EnvelopesDie-cut paper productsFile folders, wallets, jackets and other paperboard suppliesStationery paperNotebooks
 
Industry Activities
Wholesaling paper stationery products including envelopes, computer paper, notebooks, folders and formsWholesaling office supplies including pens, pencils, toner cartridges, ink ribbons and staplersWholesaling other stationery including photo albums, gift wrapping paper, greeting cards and postcards


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