Serving customers for over 170 years, we at S.P. Richards have established ourselves as one of North America’s largest independent wholesale distributors of JanSan, breakroom, furniture, office supplies and business technology products.
With a proven history of dependable service, we’re a company that’s proud of where we came from and more importantly, excited about where we’re going.
We serve a critical role in the business supplies and JanSan supply chain:
Provide our customers with the inventory, logistics, sales and marketing support they need to meet the demanding requirements of their business customers
Implement first-class marketing and distribution techniques to help our manufacturer partners promote and sell their products
Deliver expert data, online content and product information that give our customers what they need to operate efficiently and profitably
SPR Founded by Brothers Samuel & Jabez Richards in Macon
Reopen Store in Atlanta After War
Sons Walter, George, Russell take over leadership of Business
Wholesale Paper Division Launched
SPR Acquired by the Rhodes Family
SPR Acquired by Genuine Parts Company
SPR Acquired Norwestra which became SPR Canada
SPR Acquired O'Henry, PPI & Action Wholesale
Business Source® Product Line Launched
SPR acquired Garland C. Norris and Impact Products