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File Cabinets

File cabinets offer a convenient way to store important files and paperwork to minimize desk clutter. Staples carries vertical, lateral, flat and rolling models that will help most offices organize documents, plans and client information.

What to Consider When Choosing File Cabinets
Before choosing a particular type of office desk or cabinet, users need to consider the files types that require storage. Some files, such as drawings and plans need units that let users store them flat or rolled for added protection. Users need to consider how much wall space is available. Keep in mind that large, deep cabinets require additional floor space to ensure there is enough room to open each drawer fully. Models that are on wheels let users take them from one location to another. Compact designs provide convenient access right under a desk or table without sacrificing valuable floor space in smaller offices.

What are the Differences Between the Models?
Cabinets for files come in vertical, lateral, flat and upright designs. Vertical models have a single row of drawers stacked on top of each other. Lateral cabinets have two or more drawers that each has multiple compartments to maximize storage. Vertical cabinets are available with two or more drawers. The compartment design of lateral file cabinets lets users make use of wall space without requiring extensive room for accessing the entire drawer. Tall, vertical cabinets need less floor space but do require more room to open the deeper drawers.

Flat filing cabinets let users store folders or large blueprints. These models hold the files flat rather than in an up and down configuration, and each one has five or more thinner drawers. Upright cabinets feature individual slots for rolled files such as floor plans and drawings. Consider this type of unit for holding files that are frequently accessed.

Colors and Designs That Work with Most Offices
Cabinets are available in wood and metal in different color choices to increase versatility. Metal options include beige, black, silver and chrome, ensuring a good match with most decor. Wood models come in a range of color choices, including cherry, mahogany, espresso, dark and light wood. Wood cabinets give any space a decorative touch, making them ideal for professional and traditional offices. A file cabinet in burgundy, blue, green or charcoal fits well in contemporary spaces and adds visual interest to the room. Simple steel models match any decor and offer a clean, appealing finish.

What Safety Features are Available?
Filing cabinets are available with additional safety features that increase security. Locking models keep confidential files and documents safe from unauthorized personnel. These models use a single lock to secure each drawer, making it simple to give out keys to select individuals. Fire-resistant cabinets are ideal for storing important documents and plans. A fire-resistant file cabinet protects the contents from flames for up to one hour, providing optimal time for responders to clear the area. Cabinets that resist fire are also a good choice for storing valuables and irreplaceable documents for added protection in emergency situations.

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Staples 2-Drawer Vertical File Cabinets, 26.5-inches, Assorted Colors
Item : SS4346367
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  • Two-drawer vertical file cabinet
  • Includes factory-installed lock with two keys
  • Made from 30 percent post-consumer materials
As low as 228.99 $228.99
Multiple options available
As low as 99.99 $99.99
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As low as 89.99 $89.99
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Staples 2-Drawer Vertical File Cabinet, Integrated Label Holder, Black, Letter, 18" D (52142)
Item : 2806589 / Model : 52142
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  • File Cabinet with 2 drawers for home or office use
  • Single lock secures both drawers
  • Ideal for moderate use
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102.99 $102.99
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As low as 153.99 $153.99
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Staples 3-Drawer Vertical File Cabinet, Black, Letter, 18" D (52151)
Item : 2806770 / Model : 52151
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  • File Cabinet with 3 drawers for home or office use
  • Single lock secures top 2 drawers
  • Ideal for moderate use
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109.99 $109.99
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Staples 3-Drawer Vertical Mobile File Cabinet, Black, Letter, 19" D (52156)
Item : 2806766 / Model : 52156
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  • File Cabinet with 3 drawers for home or office use
  • Single lock secures top 2 drawers
  • Ideal for moderate use
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149.99 $149.99
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Staples 2-Drawer Lateral File Cabinet, Black, Letter, 30" W (52141)
Item : 2806762 / Model : 52141
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  • File Cabinet with 2 drawers for home or office use
  • Single lock secures both drawers
  • Ideal for moderate use
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249.99 $249.99
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As low as 94.99 $94.99
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Staples Letter Size Vertical File Cabinet, 26.5-Inch
Item : SS994633
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  • Designed for letter-size documents
  • Ball-bearing drawer suspension for easy open and close
As low as 228.99 $228.99
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Staples 4-Drawer Letter Size Vertical File Cabinet, Light Grey (26.5-Inch)
Item : 470384 / Model : 13445D
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  • Four-drawer vertical file cabinet
  • Designed for letter-size documents
  • Ball-bearing drawer suspension for easy open and close
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259.99 $259.99
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Hirsh Industries 2 Drawer Lateral File Cabinet, Black, Letter, 30"W (18938)
Item : 104843 / Model : 18938
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  • Compact lateral file cabinet with 2 drawers
  • Accommodates letter-size hanging folders
  • Dimensions: 27-3/4 by 30 by 17-5/8 inches (HxWxD)
275.99 $275.99
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Office Designs 2 Drawer Vertical File Cabinet, Black, Letter, 18''D (13679)
Item : 485960 / Model : 13679
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  • 2 black drawers for letter-size hanging filesGlide suspension for smooth drawer movement
  • Includes lock for security
  • Lightweight steel construction
102.99 $102.99
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Office Designs 18" 3-Drawer Utility File Cabinets, Letter Size
Item : SS1077891
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  • Two high side drawers accept letter-size hanging files
  • One accessory drawer for organizing incidentals
  • Two colors available; charcoal or white
As low as 94.99 $94.99
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Office Designs 3 Drawer Vertical File Cabinet, Black, Letter, 18''D (17438)
Item : 821382 / Model : 17438
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  • Office filing cabinet with 3 drawers
  • High side drawers accommodate letter-size files
  • Single lock secures two top drawers
133.99 $133.99
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Easy2Go 2-Drawer Mobile File Cabinet, Resort Cherry
Item : 951565 / Model : 951565-CC
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  • Two-drawer mobile file cabinet
  • Designed for letter-size hanging files
  • Casters for easy mobility
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49.99 $49.99
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Z-Line 2 Drawer Vertical File, Cherry,Letter/Legal, 18.3''W (ZL2251-2CVU)
Item : 49398 / Model : ZL2251-2CVU
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  • Cherry finish with black accents
  • Accept letter and legal sized hanging files
  • Dimensions: 28 1/4"(H) x 18 17/27"(W) x 16 11/29"(D)
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Whalen Nottingham Lateral File
Item : 2411698 / Model : SPUS-NHF
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  • Rich cherry finish
  • Two file drawers
  • Full-extension ball-bearing drawer slides
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Altra Furniture Pursuit Lateral File, CHERRY
Item : 786134 / Model : 9522196
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  • Place this File Cabinet next to the Pursuit Executive Desk to extend your work surface or us it as a stand-alone piece
  • This File Cabinet meets or exceeds ANSI/BIFMA and ISTA standards for safety and performance
  • Two spacious drawers hold both legal and letter sized documents
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Sauder Shoal Creek 2 Drawer Lateral File, Brown,Letter, 35.25''W (409944)
Item : 939419 / Model : 409944
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  • File drawer with metal runners and safety stops holds letter size hanging files
  • Unique under tabletop storage shelf
  • Dimensions: 24 1/4"H x 35 1/4"W x 20 5/8"D
149.99 $149.99
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Staples Front to Back Lateral File Rails
Item : 564138 / Model : 15300
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  • Fits all Staples Brand lateral files
  • 4 per pack
  • One 4 pack completes the following: 30" wide 2 drawer - 2 rows each drawer - LTR/LTR
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25.79 $25.79
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Ameriwood Industries Bank 2 Drawer Vertical File, Brown,Letter, 15.56''W (9524301PCOM)
Item : 1059130 / Model : 9524301PCOM
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  • Altra Core 2 Drawer File Cabinet prevents clutter from getting in the way of productivity
  • The 2 drawers hold letter-sized files and can support up to 25 lbs.
  • Decorative handles complement the classic look and refined lines
76.19 $76.19
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Staples 3 Drawer Mobile/Pedestal File, White,Letter, 15''W
Item : 321366 / Model : 26815D
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  • 19.88" D x 15" W x 27.75" H
  • Full extension file drawer and box drawers allow you to reach all the way to the back
  • Smooth gliding ball-bearing suspension makes opening and closing easy
299.99 $299.99
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Hirsh Industries 3 Drawer Vertical File Cabinet, Mobile, Black, Letter, 19''D (19630)
Item : 1235595 / Model : 19630
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  • Cabinet with 3 drawers for home or office use
  • File drawer accommodates letter-size hanging file folders
  • 2 top drawers ideal for small supplies
153.99 $153.99
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