+44 (0)20 8568 2533 firstdegree@btconnect.com

We have an extensive range of office products available. These incorporate stationery, furniture, educational and general procurement products. Due to our unique relationships with many UK manufacturers we have exclusivity of product sales in certain countries around the globe. When it comes to office and computer consumerables, we have an unrivalled range of over 25,000 products available from some of the best known brands in the world. We have always believed that quality and quantity should go hand in hand. Combine this with our competitive pricing model, we believe we are the first choice for any company looking to branch out in to this market sector. Not only do we offer the most popular brands, but also offer our own alternative brand, Q Connect, that matches the big brand names in quality at very competitive prices.

First Degree proudly offers Q-Connect, Europe’s brand of choice of quality office products.  Q-Connect offers a wide range of low cost office essentials as an alternative to brand name products with over 70 product groups and 3,000 products.  Q-Connect combines quality products with an attractive price.

First Degree Ltd. offers the Office Basics range as a low cost alternative to OEM laser cartridges, inkjet supplies, fax cartridges and drum kits.  The brand was established in 2002 and now has over 300 products that equal the performance of the brand name alternatives.  Office Basics products offer compatibility with virtually every major brand name including HP, Canon, Epson, Brother, Kyocera and Lexmark. To view the Office Basics website please click on the logo.

First Degree Ltd.  is so confident in the quality of our Office Basics products that we offer a 12 month refund or replacement guarantee.  We also provide a variety of marketing flyers to support Resellers in selling the Office Basics brand, available through myMarketing.


First Degree’s FM range is comprised of more than 5700 products and encompasses the following categories: catering supplies, catering equipment, cleaning products, first aid, health & safety, mailroom & packaging, electrical equipment, lighting, retail supplies, waste management, security, storage, industrial supplies, signs & posters, workware and personal protective equipment.

NEW in 2012:

  • Increase in product portfolio to over 5700 lines including next day delivery on more than 4100 lines
  • 15 new manufacturing partners and more direct relationships with the biggest suppliers
  • Increase in seasonal lines and promotions
  • 300+ page FM Directory
  • Monthly awareness flyers available for download and personalisation
  • New Q Ranges: Q for the Loo and Q for the Bin ranges

First Degree Ltd. supplies a comprehensive range of business machines from the latest technology to more traditional product ranges including: calculators, dictation, fax and multifunction machines, printers, copiers, digital cameras, drives, scanners, shredders, telecoms, cables and accessories.

Whenever possible all goods are purchased directly from the manufacture to minimize the cost to the Reseller. Additionally, most products are continually stocked at our Main Distribution Centre in Isleworth allowing the quickest delivery possible and a high rate of order fulfillment without waiting.

First Degree Ltd. provide a complete range of computer consumables covering all key brands from Apple to Xerox offering products from ink and toner cartridges to magnetic media, ribbons, fax and copier supplies. Our top 75 selling lines are priced on a weekly basis to allow for purchasing currency fluctuations and are available to our Resellers when they’ve been updated.

First Degree Ltd. offers a wide range of dated products to satisfy the need of every customer including, academic diaries, executive and leadership diaries, eco diaries, diaries of all sizes including slim, A4, A5 and pocket, Yearly, holiday, and staff planners, daily tear-off, desk calendars and much more.

First Degree Ltd. produces a yearly Diary Directory that lists a selection of the dated products we have to offer.

Please contact us for more information on the range of marketing materials available.

First Degree offers a wide selection of paper products ranging from basic grades of copier paper through to premium quality inkjet and laser papers, also including an extensive range of envelopes, business cards, listing paper, coloured card, digital printing papers and speciality inkjet and photo papers.

First Degree has formed close relationships with several mills and the larger merchants to bring our Resellers a range of popular products and brands at the most competitive prices.

Customer Support

We provide excellent customer service to all our clients and will happily answer any queries you may have

Contact us during business hours on +44 (0)20 8568 2533 alternatively send us an e-mail at


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