About Us 100% owned and operated by Newfoundlanders since our establishment in 1840, Dicks and Company Basics continues to specialize in the office products, business machines and printing trades. Our main distribution centre and head office, located in St. John's, is a 30,000 square foot facility with over 8,000 products in stock. We have four branch locations to serve you: St. John's, Carbonear, Grand Falls-Windsor, and Corner Brook.
Since 1979 we have been a member of Basics Office Products -- Canada’s largest group of independent office products retailers, with representation coast to coast. Being locally owned, yet having national buying power, we offer an unlimited selection of products and staff that have expert knowledge.