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Who are Viking

Viking is a global company, established in 1960 and now present in over 11 countries worldwide.

We are part of Office Depot, one of the largest suppliers of office stationery and office products in the world.

Viking employs over 1300 people in the UK. We have built our success by selling great products at great prices, whille offering customer service that is regarded as the best in our industry. Our UK headquarters are located in Leicester.

No one in the UK sells more office products to more customers than Viking.

We hope you enjoy your shopping experience with Viking and look forward to working with you.

Why buy from Viking

Vast Range

With thousands of products online, Viking can accommodate your every stationery need... from pens, paper, office machines and ink cartridges through to warehouse and janitorial supplies.

Number One for Office Supplies

Why shop anywhere else for your office supplies when our promise to you is "great value and unbeatable service". You can count on us as your No.1 provider of office supplies.

Over 20 years experience

We have over 20 years experience of supporting businesses just like yours. You'll always be able to buy your office supplies with smooth, assured efficiency.

Fast, Free Delivery

With our super-reliable, fast and free delivery on all orders over £30 (excl. VAT) you'll receive your products quickly - without the time and effort of visiting a shop!

Satisfaction Guaranteed

Your complete satisfaction is vital to our business. So if you're not 100% satisfied, call us within 30 days and we'll come and collect your order absolutely free of charge.

Free Installation of your Office Furniture

This highly convenient, absolutely free pro-fit service is exclusive to Viking wherever you see the pro-fit logo. Terms and conditions apply.

Quality Products

Everything you buy is guaranteed against manufacturing faults and defects for one year.

No Quibble Returns

What's more...for a small extra charge you get a 12 month no quibble returns policy, with no questions asked.

Viking Affiliate Program

Why join the Viking program

Viking is part of Office Depot - One of the worlds' biggest retailers of Office Supplies and is one of the largest office supplier retailers to businesses in the UK. We offer access to thousands of products at low prices, exclusive website offers and deals, and access to our end-of-line clearance centre.

The scheme is absolutely FREE to join and you'll earn commission on sales generated from your site.

We are offering a commission rate of up to 10% on all sales you generate with a 30 day cookie period.

Earn Great Commissions with Real Time Tracking.

Commission Structure in the United Kingdom

Viking offers the following standard commission to all affiliates:
0 - £999 of net sales within a calendar month = 4% commission
£1000 - £2999 of net sales within a calendar month = 5% commission
£3000+ of net sales within a calendar month = 7% commission

The cookie duration on the Viking program is 30 days.

Please note selected products have a different commission percentage due to the low profit margin associated with them. Please see the bottom of the T&C's for full details of the associated products.

 

Commission Structure in Republic of Ireland

Viking offers the following standard commission to all affiliates:
0 - €299 of net sales within a calendar month = 5% commission
€300 - €999 of net sales within a calendar month = 7% commission
€1000 - €2999 of net sales within a calendar month = 8% commission
€3000+ of net sales within a calendar month = 10% commission

The cookie duration on the Viking program is 30 days.

Please note selected products have a different commission percentage due to the low profit margin associated with them. Please see the bottom of the T&C's for full details of the associated products.

Special Offers & Promotion

We offer a dazzling choice of price reductions, FREE offers and BOGOFs to encourage conversion of your referred traffic to customer sales.

Did you know we sell?

Despite being renowned for being the biggest and best stationery suppliers world wide offering a great range of every day office essentials, we are able to also offer the following:
Ink and toner supplies
Printers
Fashion Stationery
Workwear & PPE
Games consoles, games & accessories
LCD, LED & Plasma televisions
Laptops, PC's & Tablets
Computer and laptop accessories
Digital Cameras and Camcorders
DVD box sets
Apple products including iPads and iPods
To name just a few.

Great value & Unbeatable offers.

We offer great value and unbeatable service with huge UK call centres to help customers out with any after sales service. The Viking brand is easily recognised and trusted by both Business and consumer customers seeking Office Supplies, Technology and Consumables online.

Why should you choose Viking?

We are the UK and Ireland's favourite and best-known office supplies company with the widest brand recognition and a dominant market share in the office supplies market. Businesses know and trust us, and will shop online with us - it's almost guaranteed traffic and revenue for any affiliate promoting our programme! We have a quality regularly updated product feed, a wide range of banners and regular competitions and promotions all to help you promote Viking.

Specific terms that affiliates must agree to before signing up with Viking's programme

1) Affiliates agree not to use the links to the Viking website set up under the programme for the intention and purpose of purchasing their own office supplies.
2) Definitions: - Sales. These are net sales (i.e. gross sales less VAT, credit rejections and returned goods).

- New customer is a customer that is brand new to Viking and has not been merged into an existing customer account.

- Commission is the percentage amount paid on sales

Viking PPC Restrictions

No Brand Bidding. Brand bidding on this program is prohibited and any affiliates found to be doing so will be removed from the program. Any commission made on these sales will not be paid by the merchant.
Viking would like to inform its affiliates that it is restricting affiliates bidding on brand terms on all search engines. This includes any terms Viking, viking at home, vikingdirect, viking office supplies, vikingathome, viking including all misspellings.
Affiliates are prohibited from using Brand with Generic Terms such as (but not limited to) Viking vouchers, Viking codes, Viking discounts, Viking Cashback etc...
The term 'Brand Keywords' includes variations and misspells and typo's of the brand (i.e. fiking). Affiliates are not permitted to bid on Viking keyword terms or any variation or misspelling as all variations are considered as 'Brand terms' and Summit Media have the authority to withdraw all commissions earned in this manner if affiliates are found to be 'Brand-bidding'

Use Of Exclusive Voucher Codes

We also offer a voucher facility where we discount products via distribution of vouchers codes. We will pay out commissions only to the affiliates that have been given the authority to distribute voucher codes on our behalf.
Voucher codes can not be redeemed in conjunction with any other offer or incentive.
Please note that vouchers can not be redeemed against certain products. Please visit the Voucher Terms & Conditions for more information

Display URLs.

It is important to note that affiliates must not use the display URL of (http://www.viking-direct.co.uk, http://www.vikingathome.co.uk, www.viking.com, www.vikingdirect.ie including any variation of the above eg w.viking-direct.co.uk, ww.viking-direct.co.uk,etc. Any affiliate using this display URL may be removed from the programme. Affiliates may not use trademarks term as a subdomain in their URL e.g. www. Viking.AffiliateSite.com Affiliates must use their own website which can include trademarks in the sub folders of the display URL e.g. www.AffiliateSite.com/ Viking.

Products that are excluded from our commission program

Postage stamps
Gift vouchers
Affiliates will not be paid commission for promoting these due to low margins.

Products with commission structure outside of the standard Viking program.

Apple products 2%
Televisions 2%

So...Where do you get started

You can sign up to the Viking affiliate program through Affiliate Window or Tradedoubler.
Once accepted onto the program you can download the product feed, banners and promotions from the network interfaces. You can then start earning great commissions on successful referals!

Company Details

Registered UK Business Address
Office Depot International (UK) Ltd,
501 Beaumont Leys Lane,
Leicester
LE4 2BN
Registration number: 2472621