Friday, November 30 2018:
It is with great pleasure that Blaisdell’s Business Products announces today that we
will be merging with Give Something Back effective Monday, December 3. We
believe that this is the best decision for both our businesses as it offers improvements
and new opportunities for our customers, our employees, and the community
as a whole. In turn, it also allows us to remain competitive in the ever-changing
Blaisdell’s brings GSB customers an immense wealth of knowledge and the experience
of being in business for over 68 years. Our continued growth is attributed to an
expanded list of product offerings, category specialists, community involvement, and
exceptional customer model which will help bring an improved experience to the
customers at Give Something Back.
So what changes does this mean to the Blaisdell’s customers?
Absolutely no changes! We’re still offering the same selection of products at the
same great prices you are used to seeing on our website. You can continue to order
on shop.blaisdells.com using your existing login credentials. Your relationships with
all of our employees will remain the same. You can expect the same friendly voices
and familiar faces that you have grown accustomed to. We will also continue to give
back through financial donations, volunteering, and collection drives as we always
We want to thank all our customers, both new and old, for all your business support
over these past 68 years. We welcome the Give Something Back customers to
Blaisdell’s! Without all of you, these two great companies would not have been able
to give millions of dollars to local nonprofit organizations over the years, making
significant strides in improving the social and environmental conditions of our communities.
We are dedicated to moving forward bigger, better, and together to impact
our community and customers in a new and exciting way.
Have additional questions? First, check out our FAQ section below. If we still have
not answered your questions, please contact us or start a live chat to learn more.
Have a great workday!
The Blaisdell’s Team
Frequently Asked Questions:
Who is Blaisdell’s Business Products?
Blaisdell’s Business Products is a fantastic local, privately-owned, woman-owned office supply business in the Bay
Area. We are here to serve businesses and local communities. Blaisdell’s come with a wealth of experience and
success since they opened their doors in 1950. Much of our products and services align perfectly with Give
Something Back, which is why we think this makes a perfect fit!
Where will I place my orders?
The same great place you always have, shop.blaisdells.com. We encourage you to continue to use your same
login and if you need to add additional users, please contact us.
Will I still work with the same people?
Yes! You’ll continue to have the same delivery driver and sales support.
Is my product pricing or contracts going to change?
Absolutely not. The pricing you currently have set up under your account will remain the same. If anything, the
merger of these two companies will increase our volume and in turn, offer us leverage to deliver even better pricing
for our customers in the future.
Will I still have next day delivery on my orders?
Of course! All order processing and turnaround times will remain the same. If you place an order before 5:30 PST,
you will still receive your order the next business day for all in-stock items. Free delivery is always available.
Who do I need to contact if I have questions or concerns?
We still have the same friendly and familiar faces here to assist you whenever you need it. You can email us, give
us a call, or get instant responses using our live chat feature on our website.
Where should I send payments for my 30-day terms?
You will still direct payments to Blaisdell’s Accounts Payable Department at 474 Roland Way, Oakland, CA 94621.
Will you still have offices in Oakland?
Yes! And we now have addresses in San Diego and Sacramento. Give Something Back will be moving their
corporate headquarters over to Blaisdell’s corporate office conveniently right down the street. This way we can
deliver bigger and better service together as one team. Our address is 474 Roland Way, Oakland, CA 94621.
For additional question feel free to contact us