In the October of 1893, a young Henry Ryman flipped over the ‘Open’ sign to his brand new shop on Great Portland Street, London. Ryman Stationery was officially born. From then to now, we’ve had over 120 years’ experience in providing essential stationery items, and expert product knowledge.
Ryman at a glance
In the October of 1893, a young Henry Ryman flipped over the ‘Open’ sign to his brand new shop on Great Portland Street, London. Ryman Stationery was officially born. From then to now, we’ve had over 125 years’ experience in providing essential stationery items, and expert product knowledge.
Over the years, Ryman has grown, developed and extended its offering to provide the very best in stationery, office supplies, technology and office furniture. And that ‘Open’ sign that Henry turned over all those years ago is now permanently with the ryman.co.uk.
With over 200 stores and an online shop, their business accounts and special discounts for students, unrivalled product knowledge, range and service, and commitment to giving customers the very best products, they are still just as passionate about stationery as Henry was on that very first day. You can rely on Ryman.
Henry J Ryman, founder of Ryman, opened his first store in London at Great Portland Street in 1893, and there is still a store there today.
Throughout his life Henry J Ryman recorded his thoughts and activities in his handwritten diaries. He was very passionate about his inventory, his stores and his staff and this passion for details still exists in the company today.
The Ryman brand values are quality, value, reliability and service. These have been developed and nurtured for over 125 years making Ryman the acknowledged leader in its field.
The Ryman for Business Account is the new quick and easy way for businesses to buy stationery and office supplies.
Business Accounts can save you money and time with exclusive prices, great delivery options and convenient to use Business Account Card, for shopping in-store.
Charity & Partnerships
Ryman has a great track record in supporting good causes and has, alongside Robert Dyas, raised over £4.7m for Comic Relief & Sport Relief! Employee fundraising is encouraged at all levels.
Until 2017, Ryman also sponsored the Isthmian Football League, called the Ryman League. The clubs have also been highly supportive of the company’s charity fundraising, including playing with red footballs in support of the Red Nose Day and Sport Relief!
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