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10 Best Business Product Suppliers in St. Louis & Southern Illinois

By Brett Baltz on Aug 4, 2020 8:15:00 AM

Are you on the hunt for a new business product supplier? With so many local and online retailers, it’s hard to not feel overwhelmed by all the options.  

Topics: Business Products Best Of
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2020 Boise X9 Multi-Use Copy Paper Review (Pros & Cons)

By Myra Bartlett on Jun 10, 2020 8:00:00 AM

From printing budget reports to copying essential documents, you probably use copy paper every day. Since most offices use the same type of paper for every print job, you may want to consider buying multi-use paper with several different uses.

Topics: Business Products Copy Paper Reviews
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The Cost of Copy Paper: 7 Key Factors to Consider

By Myra Bartlett on Jun 9, 2020 8:00:00 AM

When people buy copy paper, they tend to choose the cheapest option – after all, it’s just a sheet of paper, right? Well, not necessarily.    

Topics: Business Products Copy Paper Cost
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How Much Does an Office Printer Cost in 2020? (Factors & Price Range)

By Myra Bartlett on Jun 2, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Regardless of the type of office you work in, you probably use a printer every day – which means you’ll have to replace it eventually. When the time comes, you may end up asking yourself, how much does a printer actually cost?  

Topics: Business Products Copy Paper Cost
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The Difference Between OEM, Remanufactured, and Compatible Toner

By Andrew Stephens on Oct 3, 2019 11:53:23 AM

No Scams. No Printer Problems: Uncover the Truth About Different Generic Toners. 

Most generic toner cartridges will fit into your printer. BUT. Not all toners are made equal. In fact, there are three different types of toner, each with different manufacturing standards and performance qualities. The person in charge of office supplies procurement for your business should understand not only the differences, but also the printing solutions offered by your provider. Unlike some many procurement partners who only sell toner, Egyptian provides solutions from beginning to end of your toner purchase. We want for all of our partners to be educated on the different products so you can make a confident decision from the get-go.

Topics: Business Products Comparisons Ink & Toner
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Choosing The Right Chair Mat: Protect Flooring In Your St Louis Office

By Alison Baltz on Sep 30, 2019 3:24:34 PM

The Benefits Of Office Chair Mats & How To Choose The Right One For Your St. Louis Office

Although people think of their office chair as a stationary piece of workplace furniture, it actually moves so often that it can cause damage to your floors. Pushing a chair towards and away from a desk each time an employee sits or stands rubs away at the surface beneath it.

Topics: Business Interiors Business Products
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Top 5 Reasons For Businesses In St Louis To Buy & Use Local Services

By Brett Baltz on Jul 25, 2019 11:20:00 AM

1. Benefits Of Procuring Office Supplies Locally

Office supply dealers like Egyptian, have the ability to offer local businesses in the St. Louis and Belleville areas price cuts on over 100,000 inventory items that big name corporations simply cannot compete with. This includes:

Topics: Business Interiors Business Products Technology Products
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Egyptian’s Webinar Recap: “The State of Work: Blur The Edges”

By Kevin Baltz on Apr 9, 2019 2:16:17 PM

Webinar Recap: “The State of Work: Blur The Edges”

On April 3, 2019, Egyptian partnered with Steelcase to deliver a webinar filled with insightful information based on extensive research so that businesses might benefit from our findings. Regardless of industry, the four (4) factors driving change in the workplace cannot be ignored. In the webinar we discussed these factors, how they are changing the workplace, and how companies can adapt to and implement them in their own offices.

Topics: Business Products Design, Install, Project Management
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Do All Open Plan Offices Kill Collaboration?

By Brian Gaskill on Sep 21, 2018 4:00:21 AM

Headlines following a new Harvard study declare open offices a “collaboration killer.” But, it doesn’t have to be that way.

It used to be that a ping-pong table or Friday happy hour could attract talented people looking for a different kind of vibe at work. Today, the expectations are much higher. Creating a great employee experience requires a deep understanding of what people need and how the workplace can best support them. A new study by Harvard Business School adds to a growing body of research indicating people are seeking workplaces that reflect their changing needs. There is no one size fits all approach to workplace design.

Topics: Business Interiors Business Products
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How to Engage Office Workers

By Brett Baltz on Sep 13, 2018 4:28:05 PM

Company Culture

There is a lot of talk about company culture in the last few years, and for good reason. It’s important! Culture is an organization’s operating environment. It dictates the behavior, activities, attitudes values and beliefs of the organization and its employees.  Every company has a culture.  What’s yours like? Does it provide a healthy balance of work and creativity? Or is it nose to the grind for 10+ hours a day 5 days a week?  There is a cost to ignoring culture and there are many benefits for those businesses that choose to pay close attention to it.  We believe by incorporating table tennis and UnPlugNPlay into your organization you can:

Topics: Business Interiors Business Products