Text Book Centre (TBC) is East and Central Africa’s largest Educational, Cultural and Technological Content and Products Distributor. It was founded in the year 1964 as a partnership between two businessmen in Kenya, Mr S V Shah and Mr M J Rughani. Text Book Centre (TBC ) has over the years grown tremendously to become the leading bookstore chain in Kenya. Its retail, wholesale and distribution services have the unrivalled capacity to meet the demands of Kenya’s vibrant education sector.
Text Book Centre Ltd is an educational and office supplies outlet. The firm’s core activity is the supply of education, general books and educational material, including stationery supplies to professionals, schools, colleges, universities, international organizations and non-government and government organizations countrywide and to buyers in Uganda, Sudan, Somalia, Malawi, Zanzibar and Tanzania.
In recent years TBC has ventured into PCs, computer’s – desktops, printers, scanners, photocopiers, paper – shredders and other office equipment and supplies. Its bookshops and office supplies outlets are located on:
Text Book Centre branches in Kenya
- Kijabe Street,
- Sarit Centre in Westland’s,
- Langata in Galleria Mall and
- Junction outlet in Junction Mall Ngong Road, Nairobi.
In addition to their physical stores, the text book center has an online book shop where you can do shopping of their selection of Books, Stationery, Computers, Laptops and more much more conveniently. What’s more is that when you shop online you get free delivery on orders above KES. 2,000.
TBC are the Kenyan dealers and distributors for Rexel staplers, shredders, over-head projectors, Bantex box files, Staedtler pencils, Faber Castell technical instruments, Pidilite, Camlin, Windsor & Newton and Marie’s art materials, Oxford Mathematical sets from Helix, Omega office and technical instruments.
Text Book Centre Ltd has a renewed focus on all our Customers and Customer Service which plays an important part in all our transactions. Training of our staff is an important factor in this.
Generations of Kenyans have benefited from the services provided by TBC and we can rightfully say that TBC is “the best base camp for the journeys of the mind”.
Opening and closing hours:
Weekdays 08:15 am – 5:15 pm
Saturdays 08:15 am – 13:15 pm
Public Holidays Closed
The future looks bright, as TEXT BOOK CENTRE’S strategies – reflected in the company’s motto “…Much More than A Bookshop” – keeps it ahead.
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Telephone: +254 730 735 122 | +254 730 735 159