European Office Products Awards 2014 (EOPA)

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Event website: http://www.etouches.com/EOPA2014

Start date: 5 March 2014

End date: 5 March 2014

Location: Hotel Okura, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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The European Office Products Awards 2014

5 March 2014, Hotel Okura, Amsterdam

Now in their 13th year, the European Office Products Awards are firmly established as the ultimate accolade for businesses operating in Europe. Recognising commercial performance, innovation and professionalism, these awards give you a unique platform to promote your achievements.

SHORTLIST

Awards will be presented in 10 categories. The shortlists have now been announced for the company and product categories.

The winners of the Professional of the Year and the Industry Achievement Awards will be announced on the 5 March at the EOPA Presentation Dinner.

Presentation Dinner

The glittering presentation dinner will be held on the 5 March 2014 at the Hotel Okura, Amsterdam. Join industry colleagues, customers and friends and this unique networking event. BOOK YOUR TICKETS now or email awards@opi.net for more information.

 

 

 

The thirteenth annual awards recognising excellence and achievement in the European Office Products Industry.

SHORTLISTS:  Company Awards

Marketing Initiative

Company

Name of campaign

3M France

Post-it® Brand - "IDEAS THAT STICK" 2013 Campaign

DURABLE UK

Dressed for Success Badges Campaign

Fellowes

Bankers Box: Built On Boxes Campaign

Fellowes

Smart People Shred with Fellowes

Pilot

Pilot's Pan-European FriXion Clicker Sampling Campaign

 

Reseller of the Year

Amazon

Bureau Vallée

Dacris Impex

Kaut-Bullinger

Lyreco

OTTO Office

 

Wholesaler/Distributor of the Year

Alpha International

Corwell

PBS Holding

Quantore Europe

VOW

Westcoast

 

Vendor of the Year

Bi-Silque

CEP Office Solutions

Esselte

Fellowes

Nestlé

Samsung

SCA

 

Dealer Group of the Year

Advantia Business Solutions

Integra Office Solutions

Nemo

Quantore

Soennecken

 

FM Product of the Year

Company

Product

Fellowes

AeraMax™ Air Purifiers

Freudenberg Home and Cleaning Solutions

Vileda 1-2 Spray Mop

Kimberly-Clark

Healthy Workplace Project

Nestlé

Nestlé Big Biscuit Box

Smart Wall Paint

Dry Erase Whiteboard Paint

tesa

Powerbond Ultra Strong

 

Traditional Product of the Year

Company

Product

3M

Scotch® Expressive Tape Dispensers

BIC

Cristal Stylus

Esselte

Leitz CUBE

Innobind

Innobind Office

Newell Rubbermaid

DYMO® LabelManager®™ Wireless PnP

 

Technology Product of the Year

Company

Product

ACCO

Rexel Auto+ 250x Small Office Shredder

Brother International Europe

HL-S7000DN Ultra High Speed Workgroup Printer

Durable UK

BADGY Printer

Esselte

Leitz Complete Privacy Case

HP

HP Officejet Pro-x series

Samsung

Galaxy S4

EOPA 2014 Presentation Evening

5 March 2014, Hotel Okura, Amsterdam

NEW VENUE – NEW DATE

Winners will be announced at a special presentation dinner held from 7pm on Wednesday 5 March 2014 at the Hotel Okura in Amsterdam.

The EOPA Presentation Dinner 2014 will be held as part of the new OPI Partnership event, however it will continue to be an unmissable networking evening, attended by leading figures from our industry and open to anyone from the office products community.

5 March 2014
7pm: Drinks Reception
8pm: Call for Dinner
9.30pm: Entertainment & Awards Presentation
10.30pm: Drinks in bar

Dress Code: Business smart

To join industry colleagues, customers and friends at this special evening please BOOK YOUR PLACE NOW! or email awards@opi.net for more information.

 

 

 

Categories

Company Awards

Wholesaler of the Year                             sponsored by Newell Rubbermaid
This award recognises a dynamic wholesaler whose unique approach and standard of services have achieved exceptional results over the last 12 months. The recipient of this award could be an established name or an emerging company.    

Reseller of the Year
Please nominate the reseller that you feel best demonstrates:

  • excellent business practice
  • support of the channel
  • impressive sales and growth
  • an innovative approach 

Vendor of the Year
The winner of this award could be a well-established vendor or a small player. Size does not matter in this category. We are looking to reward:

  • brand strength
  • growth
  • innovative and high quality products
  • excellent customer service

Dealer Group of the Year                                                sponsored by HSM
The panel is looking for a dynamic dealer group that meets the needs of its members by providing a comprehensive package of products, resources and services, with pioneering initiatives  to give their dealers a competitive edge.

Marketing Initiative
This category is open to any organisation that can show the success of a specific marketing campaign. The panel will consider:

  • innovative methods to reach the target audience
  • examples of originality and creativity
  • direct results and evidence of success

Product Categories

Please tell us about exceptional products that stand out in the market place. The judges will be looking for commercially successful products that are innovative, functional and popular with consumers. Awards will be given in three categories:

Traditional Office Product of the Year: including writing instruments, filing, desk accessories, stamps, paper products

Technology Product of the Year: including laminators, binders, shredders, printers, tablets, computer/tablet accessories

FM Product of the Year: including cleaning, safety, bathroom, breakroom, kitchen appliances

Individual Awards

Professional of the Year                                   sponsored by Bi-Silque
Let’s recognise the exceptional talent this industry enjoys. Nominate an executive you have worked with whose efforts have impressed you. This could be a colleague, customer, supplier or partner. Tell us who is doing a great job and helping to shape the future of our industry.

Email your nominations in strictest confidence to awards@opi.net

Industry Achievement

This award acknowledges the achievements of someone who has had a significant impact on our industry and helped shape office products in Europe. We are looking for someone truly unique who has really made their mark. 

Email your nominations in strictest confidence to awards@opi.net