Swingline, a type of stapler. But is that all I can dig up? Heck no!
is not the name of the company itself, but is simply the division of Acco Brands, Inc.
that generates staplers
. Acco Brands, Inc.
is located at 300 Tower Parkway, Lincolnshire, Illinois
, 60069. Acco
is, in turn, a sub-company of Fortune Brands
: Acco Brands, Inc.
produces most of its products, including the Swingline
staplers, in Mexico
developed the first pop-the-top style of stapler, allowing staples to drop into the slot - before swingline, Staples were re-loaded by pushing them in through the rear of the stapler. Swingline
has been making staplers for over 60 years and started out in Chicago
: There is yet to be a film made about Swingline
staplers, but the movie Office Space
does prominently feature one.
: I've used many-a-stapler in my office
days, and Swingline
staplers are the best I've used. They don't jam
, they're sturdy and stable, they they come in stylish colors, and they conform to my hand. The only staplers I haven't tried yet are those produced by 3M
Much information gleaned from www.swingline.com, and the bottom of my stapler.