Office Chair Games...

This year’s Commonwealth Games officially opened at Glasgow Celtic Park last Wednesday, with a lively and quite comical opening ceremony concluding with the parade of the nations and athletes. Susan Boyle even took to the stage, making the Scottish celebrations complete!

Continuing our ‘Summer of Sport’ theme, here at Ben Johnson we’re offering some fantastic discounts on Office Furniture! Even going as far to call them our ‘OFFICE CHAIR Games’ to keep along the Commonwealth theme!

Each Furniture order placed during August will be entered into our draw to win upto ...

Posted in Office Supplies - 31st July, 2014

Sharpen your pencil...

I don’t think I’ll look at a blunt pencil in the same way again…

Artist Dalton M.Ghetti started learning to use tools from the young age of 6 at school in Brazil, with a razor blade or a pocket knife he would sharpen his pencils. Years later, he challenged himself to create the smallest possible carving that he could see with a naked eye, like this one.
He makes his sculptures from pencils found in the street, but it can sometimes take months or even years to complete because he slowly removes a speck one bit at a time.

Dalton says it’s his favourite hobby and a...

Posted in Office Supplies - 16th July, 2014

OOH LA LA + EE BY GUM = Yorkshire Grand Départ

The county is still talking about the celebrations made over the weekend for the Tour de France. We all turned out to wave a flag, cheer them on, and catch a glimpse of the World’s Greatest Cycling Race.

Four million were officially said to have watched the race over the two days in Yorkshire, making that approximately 10 people per metre along the 391.5km route!

Ben Johnson also got in the spirit of the celebrations, offering 10% off YELLOW 5 Star toners during the event. If you missed out, don’t forget to get in touch with your account manager for any other con...

Posted in Office Supplies - 9th July, 2014

Potter Logistics - Triple Award Winners!

Fantastic news for our valued customer Potter Logistics who recently let us know about their success at ‘The Family Business United Awards 2014’.

The Awards celebrate companies within the UK family business sector, acknowledging the contribution they make, and identifying the diversity of family run firms throughout the country.

They were recognised and winners in not one, but two categories for Transport & Logistics Family Business and Northern Region Family Business. Finally to their surprise they swept the board at the end of the night, coming away with the ‘Cha...

Posted in Office Supplies - 19th June, 2014

We're on the ball!

Look no further for your 2014 World Cup Guide…We were so impressed when we came across this concise and considered design from Cero’s, perfect for experts or even people just looking to get into the football spirit!

Check out the website for everything you need to know from groups, teams, latest odds, players, previous team history, formations and points. The Ben Johnson office will be regularly monitoring the site throughout the tournament, especially since there’s a sweep stake taking place!

Posted in Office Supplies - 11th June, 2014

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