Our Philosophy

EJ Thomas is an Ohio-based business. We have been proudly serving the Midwest since 1936. Our dedication to customer service, dependability, integrity, and quality means you spend less time worrying about your supplies, and spend more time running your business and satisfying your customers.


Our 4,400+ customers rely on us so they can serve their customers (which we estimate to be in excess of 3 million customers). We embrace this responsibility and we go to work every day with our customers’ customers in mind. Our customers depend on us to be reliable and we take that responsibility seriously. Our knowledgeable sales staff, hard-working customer service team, and hands on management and ownership ensures that you get the products and supplies that you want, when you want them. That’s how we keep your business moving.

Let Us Serve You

If you are already working with us, thank you. We promise to continue serving you in any way possible.

If you’re not currently part of our family of customers, please consider this an invitation. Give us a try. We’re confident that we will exceed your expectations.

Proven Results

  • 98% Line Fill Rate
  • 95,00 Orders Filled per Year
  • 78 Years in Business
  • 4,400+ Customers and Growing



“The main reason we continue to use E.J. Thomas is the exceptional service and attention to detail our Customer Service Rep, Lora Bradberry provides our company.”Mark and Janice Folzenlogen, Owners, A-One Dry Cleaners


“We have been doing business with EJ Thomas Company for around 30 years. I have had nothing but exceptional service through all these years.”Joe Ayers, Plant Manager, Millers Textile Services


“It’s clear the staff of E.J. Thomas makes every effort to be a resource for our success.”Brian Butler, Dublin Cleaners



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Our Team

Our entire team is focused on bringing the best service possible to you, our customer. Our ownership, management team, and employees are hands on, working in the business every day. All of us are available to our customers any time, for any reason.