we are codex
We are ambitious, innovative, and here to help your workplace succeed. As the largest B2B supplier of office supplies and services in Ireland, we pride ourselves on helping our customers power their people and productivity.
irish owned family business
years of experience
colleagues to support you
As an Irish owned specialist in B2B office solutions, we work with customers large and small, to support them however and wherever they work to consolidate suppliers, reduce costs and streamline ordering across their business.
With over 40 years’ experience supplying companies, colleges, and public sector organisations, we understand the importance of making life easier for our customers. By constantly listening to the needs of our customers, we have continued to grow and diversify to become a complete workplace solutions provider offering a wide range of office products and services including Print & Design, Office Interiors & Fit-outs, Ergonomic Assessments and Office Merchandising.
We have a customer-first ethos here at Codex, which means that we will always put your needs first.
We like to push the envelope at Codex and love to find new and creative ways to solve our customer's challenges.
We do not believe in cutting corners at Codex, and believe in doing things correctly as opposed to quickly.
We are a family-run business, and value the connections we form with our customers.
We have worked hard for the success we have achieved, and continuous improvement is what drives our continued growth & development as a business.
Established in 1979 by Brendan Murphy, Codex was founded to offer customers great value and an unbeatable local service on their day-to-day office supplies.
Codex moves to its new Head Quarters in Glasnevin, Dublin. This central location enables Codex to serve its customers around Ireland.
Codex introduces next-day delivery to its customers ensuring workplaces have everything they need to succeed in the quickest time possible.
In order to offer workplaces a one-stop shop for their office supplies, Codex Print is established, further enhancing the Codex service offering.
Codex launches its first online ordering platform enabling customers to order their office supplies with the touch of a button.
Codex receives its first ISO certification. This committment to high standards continues to this day as Codex continuously looks to improve it's people, processes and product.
As part of it's continued growth, Codex acquires Axis Office Supplies and furthers it's expansion throughout the Irish market.
As a wholly owned Irish business committed to supporting local business and communities, Codex was delighted to be welcomed as a Guaranteed Irish member.
Codex is recognised as a Great Place to Work. This achievement is due to the hard work and dedication by all colleagues to continuously improve.
In the biggest acquisition to date, Codex successfully incorporates Staples Ireland further establishing Codex as a market leader in workplace solutions.
As part of a committment to reduce carbon footprint, Codex introduces the first 100% electric van to it's distribution fleet in a small step to lower emmissions.
Codex celebrates a successful 40 years in business. Having started with humble beginnings, the company has continued to grow to become the largest supplier of workplace products and solutions in Ireland.
In response to increased numbers working from home, Codex partners with ergonomic specialists, Spectrum Optimise, to provide an end-to-end ergonomic solution for home, office and hybrid working.
Codex invests in improving the online customer experience through the launch of its new website, www.codex.ie which showcases the new Codex branding and full range of innovative products and services.
Established in 1979 by Brendan Murphy, Codex was founded to offer its customers great value and an unbeatable local service on their day to day office supplies.
The people are what make Codex. As a recognised Great Place to Work since 2017, we believe that the success of our company depends on the skills and knowledge of our colleagues. We place a strong emphasis on the continuous learning and development of our people so that we can better serve you. Our values are at the heart of everything we do, and we are an ambitious team with innovative ideas who always put the customer first.
To join our team, browse our current opportunities here
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Corporate Social Responsibility
Codex is committed to being a responsible business. We understand and recognize the environmental and social impacts of our activities and are constantly seeking to improve across all areas of our business for our colleagues and customers and the community we operate in.