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Ricoh US shipments boost

Ricoh was number one for overall colour copier shipments in the US in 2003, according to Gartner Dataquest. The research…

Rogel reinforces green mantra

14 April 2004 - Federal Way (WA): Weyerhaeuser told shareholders yesterday that it remains committed to good environmental stewardship. In…

Rollins named new Dell supremo

Dell COO Kevin Rollins will become CEO of the company in July when Michael Dell hands over the reins. Dell's…

Russian wholesaler eyes Wal-Mart meeting

26 April 2004 - Moscow (RUS): opi.net understands that a top Russian OP wholesaler will meet with Wal-Mart representatives this…

Sales and profit up at Rayovac

22 April 2004 - Madison (WI): Improved total battery sales and the acquisition of shaving firm Remington have helped Rayovac…

Sales and profit up at United

30 April 2004 - Des Plaines (IL): United Stationers has posted a rise in profit and sales in Q4. The…

Sales and profit up for Sealed Air

28 April 2004 - Saddle Brook (NJ): Sealed Air has posted a rise in Q1 profit and sales. The company…

Sales boost for C2000

Computer 2000 has seen sales in its consumer business unit grow by 20% in the last six months. The firm's…

Sales boost for Dymo dealers

5 April 2004 - Uxbridge (UK): Esselte has revealed that Dymo LabelWriter ID club dealers boosted sales by 179% year-on-year…

Sales boost for Tech Data

Tech Data has posted a Q4 sales rise of 23% and reversed a year-ago loss in the quarter. The firm…

Semapa set for Portucel victory

6 April 2004 - Lisbon (POR): Cement company Semapa has confirmed its status as the frontrunner for the much sought…

Semapa wins Portucel stake after battle

27 April 2004 - Lisbon (POR): The Portuguese government has confirmed that cement firm Semapa has won the hotly contested…

Shoplet gets GSA contract

27 April 2004 - New York (NY): Shoplet.com has won a five-year general services administration (GSA) contract for OP and…

Snopake shuts Your Stationery facility

The Snopake Group is to close the Milton Keynes-based factory and warehouse of Your Stationery (YS) and will merge it…

SPR initiates marketing reshuffle as sales jump

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) has reported that sales at SP Richards (SPR) rose in Q4. Sales for the quarter were…

staff matters

A company is only as good as the people who work for it. A familiar sentiment but one that sadly…

Standard bearer

When Henkel scooped the vendor of the year category at the European Office Products Awards this February, it was just…

Standard bearer

When Henkel scooped the vendor of the year category at the European Office Products Awards this February, it was just…

Staples’ Baitler reaps rewards

Staples has promoted Jay Baitler to EVP of its North American contract division. Staples' president/CEO Ron Sargent said: "Jay's tremendous…

Staples posts strong Q4…

Boosted by North American retail sales growth, Staples' Q4 results have beaten analysts' consensus estimates by a penny. The firm…

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DEX to provide turnkey MPS solution for Essendant dealers

In the second part of our interview with Harry Dochelli (click here for Part 1), the Essendant President reveals details…