Jim Burke, owner of Consolidated Business Supplies of Middletown, Ohio well sell his office supply division to Staples, Inc. a large national chain of office supply stores effective October 31, 2005.
In a recent telephone interview, Mr. Burke said the company he purchased 30 years ago was started in 1931 when 2 office supply companies in the local area merged. That is how the name Consolidated came to be.
Located on Market Street, just east of I-75, Consolidated Business Products still sells office hardware like copiers and fax machines. The Breiel Boulevard location (Photo Below) will be closing at the end of October.
|Consolidated Business Products
|6141 Market Ave.
|Franklin, OH 45005|