Stationery in the Midlands since 1832


About Us

Founded in 1832, Osbornes is one of the most recognised brands in the Midlands today. We have seen many changes in our trading history and our on line shop - Osborne Stationery Direct - is the latest, complementing our 3 stores in Birmingham, Leicester and Newark.

Over the many years, customers have come to count on us for the excellent service we provide. Our continuing success has been achieved by offering a personal, friendly and efficient service to each customer, together with our policy of selling goods at competitive prices.

Reasons to shop

Free Delivery

We offer Free Delivery on all orders.

Please note that for larger items like furniture and safes, delivery may take longer. Please check delivery times on each item before you order.

Interest Free Credit Account

We offer business customers, including limited or public companies, sole traders, partnerships, public bodies and charities, interest free credit accounts. Our business credit accounts provide 30 days interest free credit on all purchases which will help you control your budget and manage your cash flow.

You can apply online via our simple application form and you will usually receive a decision within two business hours. Click here for more information and to apply online today.

Simple Returns Process

We make it easy for you to return items. Just contact our Customer Service Team and we’ll arrange a collection for the items you wish to return. You can return unwanted items within 14 days of receiving your order providing the items are in their original packaging.

To find out more information about our Returns Policy please click here.

My Account

Our account management system ‘My Account’ makes your online shopping experience as easy as possible. It enables you to track your orders, view and re-order past purchases, view or print statements and invoices, safely store your credit card details and easily contact our Customer Service Team. 'My Account' is set up automatically when you register as a customer and is available 24/7 for your convenience.