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5 mins with… Jolanda de Vries

What’s your life philosophy? Be curious and positive. What do you do in your spare time? Cooking, sports, and spending as much time…

Event Preview: European Office Products Awards 2018

On 6 March 2018, the leading lights of the European business supplies industry will come together for the 17th time…

How To… Social media in business

Social Media. It can be argued that it is the most powerful of all forms of online marketing. After all,…

Category Update: Power of the pen

Speak to some of the biggest players in the writing instruments sector about the current state of the market and…

Category Update: Technological transition

The nature of the office workspace is changing fast. Indeed, some argue that the physical office may eventually cease to…

Interview: Back to the future

Ahead of the return of Paperworld to Frankfurt, OPI caught up with Messe Frankfurt Director Michael Reichhold to find out…

Spotlight: Workplace 4.0

Offering solutions rather than just products is increasingly the name of the game in today’s business supplies industry. Germany’s independent…

Big Interview: EVO on course for exciting future

It’s been a while since OPI had a Big Interviewee from what is now known as the EVO Group of…

Analysis: Further twist in OfficeMax sale

Platinum Equity’s attempt to acquire OfficeMax in Australia and New Zealand has stalled after a High Court injunction by New…

Analysis: Fighting the fakes

In late November 2017, Avery Products in the US and its sister company CCL Label filed a lawsuit in an…

Comment February 2018

A few weeks into 2018 and most New Year’s resolutions will already have fallen by the wayside. And while nobody really…

Health and Well-being Special: The comfort zone

The generic dictionary definition of ergonomics is “the scientific study of people and their working conditions”. Ergonomic design within the…

Category Overview: Well-being in the workplace

The provision of a workplace environment that’s conducive to health and employee happiness is a complex issue. There’s no doubt…

Big Interview: Master of the jungle

Ever since Amazon Business first appeared on the horizon, it’s been the talk of the town, and the office products…

Comment December/January 2017/18

There are two big themes in this final OPI edition of the year: Amazon Business – or simply Amazon –…

Digital issue December/January 2017/18

To view a flip version of the December/January 2017/18 issue of OPI magazine please click the links below.Type A – Europe &…

GOJO boost for City of Hope

Today is #GivingTuesday, a global day for giving back. After Black Friday and Cyber Monday come and go, #GivingTuesday is…

Italian market flat in 2017

The value of the Italian B2B office products market has been stable in the first three quarters of 2017, figures…

Final Word: David Baumgarten

I was given the opportunity to pen some thoughts and memories of my father Hans Baumgarten who passed away on 3…

Green paper momentum

There’s been a raft of green news emanating from paper manufacturers and suppliers over recent months. The emphasis has been…

Big Read

HP to hold talks with Xerox

The chances of HP Inc acquiring Xerox went up by a couple of notches following yesterday’s highly anticipated Q1 earnings…