Egan history

north west’s
no.1 workplace
supplies partner

let us introduce ourselves…

  • We’ve been based in
    Stockport since 1976

  • We’re a 3rd generation
    family business

  • 4 warehouses based
    all over the UK

  • 26 vans delivering nationwide.

For the past 60 years we’ve been supplying workplace, interiors and print solutions for businesses and schools, and since our birth in 1957, we’ve become the no. 1 choice for 15,000 clients in the North West, Yorkshire, Isle of Man and many more across the UK who work with us for our combination of industry expertise, flexibility, buying power and the passion to deliver practical solutions and market-leading innovations.

The secret to our success? We continue to be driven by the values passed down through three generations of the Reid family, meaning integrity and a passion for people and service is central to the way we do business. Since moving to Stockport in 1976, we’ve expanded, developed, and now command a national supply chain stretching from Bradford to the Isle of Man.

A brief history of Egan Reid

  • 1957

    We started out as a letterpress printers and diestampers and office supplies business based in Manchester, before moving to Stockport (and we haven’t budged since)

  • 10 acquisitions down the line, we’ve grown from a small family-run business to a national provider, with a fleet of 26 vans and 4 warehouses in Stockport, Bradford and the Isle of Man.


  • 1990

    We’re passionate about our local community in Stockport and Manchester. We work with a local charity, Seashell Trust in Cheshire, to provide work experience for young people with learning disabilities.

  • 350,000

    We believe in foremost in people and service, and that we’re stronger together. Our longest serving colleague has been with us since 1987, and our team has 80+ members.

  • our aim

  • our CSR

  • our values

  • our green credentials

A little bit of what we do

We are one of the largest independent UK providers of office furniture & fit out, office supplies, education supplies, print and promotional merchandise, workwear & PPE and healthcare supplies. With clients ranging from small and medium-sized businesses to blue-chip and public sector organisations, care homes, nurseries, primary schools, secondary schools, academies, colleges and universities.

When it comes to procurement, we never say no – here’s a taste of what we’ve done!

  • A canoe for a
    local council

  • A very famous
    Danish toy

  • A Polish speaking