Category Archives: Staples

Updates on Staples Personal Protective Equipment

Staples Advantage is now offering sneeze/cough guards for reception and front office areas to keep you and your patients, customers, and visitors safe. Multiple sizes are available with different options for fastening including clamps, double sided tape, wide feet. Current lead times are 10 days or less, with increased time for larger orders.

Learn more on sizes and pricing here, and shop RetinaPurchasing to order.

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USRetina Updates from STAPLES


The re-stocking/online ordering situation is currently very dynamic. Sanitizing and PPE items are being replenished daily but then will be sold out within an hour.  Healthcare and first responders have first priority for these products at this time.

Staples recommends visiting their website multiple times daily (especially in the early morning) to check inventory. If an item is listed as “On Back Order,” it means that this item is scheduled to be replenished soon, and it should allow you to order it for delivery at a future date.  If the item is “Out of Stock,” it means there is no specific date for replenishment.

USRetina will continue to update you as information is available. 

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USRetina Update Regarding Supplies from STAPLES


Under the provisions of the USRetina vendor agreement with Staples, member practices are designated as Healthcare Providers and enjoy priority in ordering and receiving PPE and sanitizing products,

To help assure that their status as a Healthcare Provider is recognized, Members are encouraged to continue to purchase through the RetinaPurchasing and use the Staples account that is aligned with their USRetina membership. If you do not already have a Staples account aligned with your USRetina membership, contact to create one.

Due to very high purchasing demand, some items may appear to be available that are not actually in stock because stock was depleted during the transaction period. In that case, orders will be cancelled by Staples.

Starting Wednesday, March 25th, USRetina members will be able to start placing back orders for high demand items such as hand sanitizer, wipes, masks, gloves, etc.

Large new orders from prioritized customers will be evaluated to ensure we are able to accommodate the needs of as many as possible.

Members will see the following message for high demand products: “Inventory for select items is reserved for first responders and healthcare providers.

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