About us
Monarch Basics is a wholly owned and operated Canadian company established in 1950. Our strength has been built upon the trusted relationships we have with commercial businesses, relationships built on constant nurturing of our clients, and by providing superior services and quality products to fulfill unique professional needs.

Mission Statement
We are Your Business Products Experts.

Our Vision
Improving the work life of our customers.

Our Values
Relationships – We strive to build long-term mutually beneficial relationships
Reliability – Monarch Basics and its employees work together to provide knowledgeable and trustworthy customer service
Supportive Work Culture – We empower our employees by providing educational, leadership and training opportunities. We strive to create a supportive environment based on social inclusion and diversity
Integrity – Monarch Basics is dedicated to upholding our obligations to our employees by ensuring a safe work environment, and to our customers by providing top quality products and services
Innovative – Ready to take on a challenge, we seek out new and exciting initiatives to improve office functioning and efficiency
Community – Monarch Basics is a Windsor-based family owned company that makes it their business to give back to the communities we serve
Environment – We believe every day is “Earth Day”

Services & Products
We are a full-service company providing office products, office furniture, interior design and installation. Monarch goes out of its way to provide Guaranteed Low Prices Everyday.

BASICS Buying Group
Monarch Basics is a member of the National BASICS buying group. With collective sales in excess of $1 Billion, BASICS is the largest Canadian buying group for office products, offering the most competitive pricing re-assurance to our customers. BASICS dealer members are located in all large city centers across Canada and work in a cooperative means to bring the best service levels of any National organization. Our BASICS private branded products are a great option, priced lower, with a 37-year history of premium quality.

A Licensed Dealer of Basics Office Products Ltd.

Convenient Access
With Basics dealers across Canada, sales representatives, online catalogue, website, email, toll-free telephone and fax lines, you will have no difficulty contacting us for prompt, professional service.

Basics is a national network of dealers, with each one being 100% Canadian owned and operated. Since 1976, Basics dealers have been servicing the office product needs of consumers and corporate buyers. Our customers include some of the largest organizations in Canada, and with our national network of dealers we are able to serve Canadians from coast to coast.

When you purchase from Basics, you get the best of both worlds. All Basics dealerships are locally owned, yet have national buying power that gives you an unlimited selection of products, with staff that have expert knowledge.


  • Servicing Southwestern Ontario for over 60 years
  • Largest office products distributor in the area
  • Proven Customer Feedback!
  • Over 50,000 square foot facility
  • Supporters of Enviromentally Preferred Products
  • High degree of manufacturer support
  • Member of the largest buying group in North America
  • Customized pricing programs
  • Largest delivery fleet
  • The best trained employees in the business!
  • 100% Canadian owned
  • Tremendous buying power


Monarch Basics has long had a history of contributing to various charitable organizations throughout Windsor-Essex, including Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA), Children’s Aid, and The Windsor-Essex Humane Society. For the past five years, in partnership with McDonald’s, Monarch Basics has been a major sponsor of AM800’s Class of the Week, supplying local schoolchildren with an astounding 800 backpacks during each school year.

Monarch Basics is proud to be an active contributor to the community, and has pledged to continue to be a trusted charitable partner. “We recognize the value of helping out the community – it’s another way for us to give thanks,” says Troy. “It has been important to us from the very beginning to give back to the community that has been there for us all along the way.”


1835 Provincial Road, Windsor, Ontario N8W 5V7
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A Licensed Dealer of Basics Office Products Ltd.