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The Most Stolen Office Supplies

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What are the "hottest" items in the workplace??

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The Most Stolen Office Supplies

  1. 1. The Most Stolen Office Supplies
  2. 2. The Most Stolen Office Supplies Do your co-workers have sticky fingers for office supplies? If so, you're not alone. More than 40 percent of workers confessed to "borrowing" an item from a colleague and never returning it, and more than 50 percent to taking office products for use at home.
  3. 3. What are the "hottest" items in the workplace?
  4. 4. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 1. Pens, Pencils and Highlighters A whopping 82 percent of survey respondents reported that these writing instruments most often went missing from their workspace.
  5. 5. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 2. Paper Products Items such as notebooks and sticky-notes are the second-most pilfered item in the office, with 35 percent of workers noticing them disappearing, according to the survey.
  6. 6. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 3. Paper or Binder Clips Clips for keeping things nice and orderly are apparently pretty popular items in offices across the United States. The survey showed 28 percent of workers noticed paper clips or binder clips getting pinched.
  7. 7. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 4. Staplers Staplers were reported missing by 22 percent of survey respondents.
  8. 8. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 5. Scissors Wondering why scissors are always hard to find - especially when you need them most? That's because - as 20 percent of workers in the survey know - they are tough to keep away from thieving colleagues.
  9. 9. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 6. Tape Dispensers While the survey didn't measure seasonal fluctuations in office supply pilfering, you can imagine that the disappearance of tape dispensers grows as the holidays near, as gift-givers seek out tape for wrapping marathons. Nevertheless, 14 percent of workers noticed them missing in action.
  10. 10. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 7. Printer Ink The survey also indicated that more than a quarter of workers found it easier to take the supplies they need from the office rather than go to the store and buy it.
  11. 11. The Most Stolen Office Supplies 8. Binders According to the survey, 8 percent of workers who have noticed office thievery said that binders most often went missing from their workspace.
  12. 12. So, what supplies have you taken home from your workplace??

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