July 25th 2014

While on a recent vacation we visited the Tabasco Sauce factory on Avery Island in South Louisiana. I learned the following about Tabasco Sauce: Tabasco Sauce is sold in over 165 countries! The Avery Island factory can produce up to 700,000 2-oz bottles a day. Tabasco Sauce was created in the mid to late 1860’s

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New & Improved

Thanks to everyone who has complimented us on the new vehicles our Service Technicians are now using. We think they look great too. In our continuing commitment to provide the best service possible to our customers, Office Systems of Texas has provided our Service Technicians with new 2014 Chevrolet Express Vans. After listening to our

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Offce Equipment and Office Machines Conroe TX, Houston, Humble, Katy, Magnolia, Pasadena TX

Office equipment and machines that enhance office productivity Whatever the nature of your business, printing and related functions play a key role in your day to day operations.  When you need reliable and effective printing, scanning, faxing and copying solutions, you need reliable and trusted office equipment such as those provided by Konica Minolta and

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June 23, 2014

Happy summer solstice. The days are getting longer and although the intense heat would attempt to indicate a planet earth that is closer to the sun, we are actually approaching is furthest distance (aphelion) from the sun, which is close to 94 million miles away. This is possible because the distance from the sun has hardly

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June 9, 2014

Things are looking up! I have always enjoyed keeping up with the Texans, Rockets, and Astros. I remember the excitement of the Texans team coming to Houston and all of the anticipation of what it would be like to have an NFL team back here. I was there with them through the good times and

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June 6, 2014

Now that the time has changed and it stays light later, I have started playing golf again and forgot how much I missed it.  Golf is something I got into as a kid, played all through high school and college, and most of my twenties up until the last couple of years.  I’m not sure

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May 27, 2014

From Mary, John, Kim S., Ross, Bob, Drew, Kim R., Laura, Adrienne, Mackie: Congratulations! We are getting ready to celebrate two very special anniversaries.  BOTH of our Service Managers are approaching 30 years!!  Robert Young came to Office Systems of Texas on May 24, 1977, and Erich Moquin was soon to follow on June 8,

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May 21, 2014

My father had a birthday earlier this week; he turned 60 years old.  SIXTY!!  As a good daughter, I searched around for the perfect gift, wrapped it up nicely and went to the store to pick out a card.  It usually takes me at least 10 minutes to pick out a card.  I don’t like

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May 14, 2014

Memorial Day is a national holiday observed this year on Monday May 26, 2014. First proclaimed and observed by the placing of flowers on soldiers graves at Arlington National Cemetery in 1868, this is a day  of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service. I am grateful for all those who have

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May 8, 2014

From Bob Arceneaux: Some people may wonder how much is there left to learn when someone has been involved in the same industry for more than thirty years??  I can say from experience, that every day I come to work at Office Systems of Texas, I learn something new and exciting.  Our team of professionals

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May 1, 2014

From Kim Sanders: I have two daughters one eight and one four, and not a day goes by that one ( or both) of them don’t utter the phrase ” BUT THAT’S NOT FAIR” to me. Basically, in my children’s’ eyes, nothing is fair. Absolutely nothing. They have no freedoms, no liberties and only rules.

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April 28, 2014

From Ross Perry: This weekend I was lucky enough to meet the famous Charlie Daniels at the Spring Crawfish Festival.  I will admit that I wasn’t familiar with a lot of his music but I did know a couple of his songs.  I have been fortunate enough to do several meet & greets with all kinds

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July 24, 2013

From Kim Sanders: I don’t think I need to tell anyone that lives in Houston that Summer’s Here – It’s not a newsflash. To all my friends that have been saying since February “ oh I cannot wait for summer” I say now, “ I hope you are happy” – because it is here and

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July 3, 2013

From Orhan Yankin: After so many years of having different jobs while in college and along the way trying to find a place in life, I can proudly say that I have found a home away from home. I have overcome many obstacles in life but I have found a great rewarding career after graduating

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June 4, 2013

From Kim Sanders: With Father’s Day fast approaching, I wanted to take a moment to write about my father, and the things that he taught me. My father, who has always reminded me of Bill Cosby (minus the sweaters) with his lovable nature, patience and storytelling. My father, the collector of everything; coins, stamps, books,

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May 31, 2013

From Kim DeHart: The end of May brings lots of things: busy schedules, warmer temperatures, sunburns, etc. But it also brings us Graduates! Both High School and College graduates are ecstatic and ready to take on new ventures in life. These newly former high school students will learn what it’s like to be an adult

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April 24, 2013

From Kim Sanders: I am very fortunate in my job, that I get to visit new people and witness different working operations daily. I get an insight that others don’t; I am invited behind the counter, get to see behind the curtain, and sometimes this is an eye opening experience. I was visiting Friday morning

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April 18, 2013

From George Peckham: Yesterday evening I attended the 2013 Graphic Excellence Awards Gala hosted by the Printing Industries of the Gulf Coast at the Doubletree in Greenway Plaza. This event is the printing industry’s recognition of outstanding skill and craftsmanship in their industry. I was accompanied by our Sales Manager, Mary and by Donna D.

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March 15, 2013

From Kim Sanders: In a marriage, we all do things that – test – our partners. I recently volunteered my family to participate in a 5K race / walk at the San Jacinto Monument, which started at 7:30 am… on a Saturday. Not only was I asking my family to participate, I was asking them

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February 25, 2013

From Drew Miller: Earlier this month I was given the opportunity to travel to Itasca Illinois (just outside Chicago) for a 2 day training course. Now I was born here in Houston and grew up in Arizona. Walking off a plane into temperatures that is in the low teens and snow was a quite a

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February 1, 2013

From George Peckham: I attended the annual conference of The Texas Association of Business in Austin January 30 & 31. Office Systems of Texas belongs to TAB because of what they do to promote business in the State of Texas. Located in Austin, TAB is the most significant force effecting legislation on behalf of Texas

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January 31, 2013

From Kim DeHart: This weekend I will embark on a journey that many of us, including myself, dread: Moving! Though I will just be moving apartments and not a house full of things that I have accumulated over the years, it is still a hassle. Packing up rooms, halfway living out of boxes because you

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September 21, 2012

From John Wendt: It’s a Bird…..It’s a Plane…….It was the Space Shuttle!! Today Mary, (our sales manager), and I had the awesome privilege of seeing the space Shuttle Endeavour being transported to Ellington Field. We were on our way to an appointment when it flew over us. When I looked up I couldn’t help but

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