The ultimate stationery and technology checklist for the office

Whether you work from home, operate a small business or need to stock a corporate office space, essentials such as stationery, technology devices, office supplies and office furniture are all a necessity. The exact items may vary from business to business, but to keep the day-to-day operations of a business flowing certain categories of items should be considered. 

Here is our ultimate checklist of office equipment and stationery that will keep your operations smooth and employees on task.

General office stationery

Every office space needs the basics, specifically for those times when you need to write things down the old fashioned way. To save time and effort, it is a good idea to have a decent stock on hand for easy accessibility so that you are not having to run to the store to grab some when you run out.

General office supplies include:


The modern office space depends on a wide range of modern technology and office equipment to function productively. Basic office stationery is useful, but without the following fundamental modern utilities, your business will not be able to work. 

Essential office equipment and technology include:

Office furniture

Whether you are fitting out an office space for a whole team or you are just working in a home office – you need somewhere to sit, or stand, and work. Office furniture can be a great way to motivate and decorate the workplace, incorporating different styles and vibes to get the workflow moving.

Office furniture to consider include:

Filing and storage devices

You will want to keep your office space organised and your desk free from clutter and mess. Basic filing and storage devices facilities will work wonders in helping you and your co-workers stay organised and neat. These facilities are perfect for storing documents so you know exactly where to find them when you need them. 

Filing and storage utilities include:

Mailing and shipping office supplies

Of course, having shipping supplies is essential for businesses that sell products online – but they are also handy for even a standard office space. Every business is likely to post a letter every so often, so it is better off to have some supplies on hand just in case. 

These stationery items include:

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