Depot contract to add $100m to SPR top line

Depot contract to add $100m to SPR top line

Genuine Parts says the first-call wholesale contract with Office Depot won by SP Richards is worth $100m a year in additional sales.

  • Depot contract to add $100m to SPR top line###Genuine Parts says the first-call wholesale contract with Office Depot won by SP Richards is worth $100m a year in additional sales.
  • HP makes major changes to US supplies channel###Hewlett-Packard (HP) is launching the next phase of its supplies partner programme in the US.
  • New industry report published###OPI is pleased to announce the publication of 'The View From The Top: The State Of The OP Industry 2013-14'.

Latest news

United reveals Depot impact

24 April 2014

United Stationers has said the loss of business from Office Depot will hit its bottom line by between $2 million and $3.2 million in the second half of the year.

Depot wields axe on Grand & Toy stores

24 April 2014

Office Depot is to close its OfficeMax Grand & Toy store network in Canada.

Cello boosts BIC

24 April 2014

BIC's Stationery unit has reported Q1 results boosted by the consolidation of Indian manufacturer Cello Pens.

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School Specialty names permanent CEO

24 April 2014

School Specialty logo sliderSchool Specialty has named Joe Yorio as new CEO replacing interim appointment Jim Henderson who continues as Chairman.

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Profit and sales up at Logitech

24 April 2014

Logitech has posted a rise in Q4 and full-year profit in a strong set of results for the company.

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Supplements

US Annual Review 2013

31 January 2014

Welcome to OPI's latest US Annual Review where we take a look at some of the key developments and issues in the US office products industry in 2013.

Green Thinking 2013

31 October 2013

OPI Green Thinking 2013, includes an interview with Staples Canada's Director of Facilities on their constant focus on being a green leader as well as features on the EU directives in Europe and what the OP industry is doing to shape these

Latest White Papers

OP Confidence Survey Q2 2013

7 May 2013

The results of the OP Business Confidence Survey Q2 2013.

Other White Papers

24 July 2012

Consumer Research

2 March 2012

Innovations Product Directory

Trodat - Original Trodat Printy 4642

Trodat - Original Trodat Printy 4642

14 April 2014

The success story of the Original Printy 4.0 continues as Trodat extends its product range. The first round stamp has been added to the range of existing text stamps and helps to complete the Printy 4.0 family.

Carl International - New Foldable Rotary Trimmer

Carl International - New Foldable Rotary Trimmer

14 April 2014

This Foldable Platform features a compact and slim design for easy storage.Fluorine-coated non-stick blade. Luminous paper presser to enable perfect alignment for precision straight line trimming.

Safco - Zenergy Ball Chair Black Vinyl

Safco - Zenergy Ball Chair Black Vinyl

17 March 2014

The Safco Zenergy Ball Chair will enlighten any environment with its fun and spunky attitude.

Carl International - Angel-5 Pencil Sharpener

Carl International - Angel-5 Pencil Sharpener

10 January 2014

New colours available for 2014. Sensational construction with double thickness steel makes the Angel-5 Pencil sharpener strong, portable and durable

Leitz Complete - Professional Bluetooth Speaker

Leitz Complete - Professional Bluetooth Speaker

13 January 2014

Leitz is now bringing its Bluetooth. Loudspeaker onto the market, which can be used anywhere at any time for perfect sound. The design? Award-winning.

Latest Features

What If You Treated Your Brand Like a TV Show Storyline?

24 April 2014

What If You Treated Your Brand Like a TV Show Storyline? As the head of our customer branding program at United Stationers, I think about brands constantly. I dream in taglines and strive to create a world where the independent reseller’s brand is as noticeable and as successful as the brands we all know and love.

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How to Get the Most for Your Money from Facebook Advertising

24 April 2014

How to Get the Most for Your Money from Facebook Advertising Facebook is a social media giant, having more than 1.15 billion users as of February. With so many people spending over 25 minutes a day on Facebook (according to Alexa.com), advertising on the site is a viable option for reaching potential customers. If you jump into Facebook Advertising blindly, you could be throwing money down the drain. Get the most out of your money with these tips.

Qualifying round

14 April 2014

HP's Steve Sakumoto talks exclusively to OPI about the next phase of the company¹s supplies channel program in the US