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Dealer opportunities in air treatment – Act now

In this episode of OPI Talk, OPI CEO Steve Hilleard speaks to Mike Booth, Global Market Director for Air Treatment at Fellowes Brands. The conversation couldn’t be timelier...

Podcast: A milestone of independence

On 4 May 2021, US-based independent dealer Guernsey celebrates its 50th year in business. To help mark the occasion, OPI CEO Steve Hilleard talks to Guernsey founder...

EOPA 2021 Wholesaler of the Year

The presentation of Wholesaler of the Year for the European Office Products Awards 2021. The Shortlist ADVEO JGBM PBS Holding Quantore WINNER: JGBM Presented by Steve Hilleard, CEO, OPI Janet Bell, Director,...

EOPA 2021 Vendor of the Year

The presentation of Vendor of the Year for the European Office Products Awards 2021. The Shortlist ACCO Brands EMEA Durable Essity Fellowes Brands WINNER: Essity Presented by Steve Hilleard, CEO, OPI Janet...

EOPA 2021 Reseller of the Year

The presentation of Reseller of the Year for the European Office Products Awards 2021. The Shortlist Amazon Böttcher Bureau Vallée Printus/OTTO Office WINNER: Printus/OTTO Office Highly Commended: Amazon Presented by Steve Hilleard,...

EOPA 2021 Industry Achievement

The presentation of the Industry Achievement Award for the European Office Products Awards 2021. WINNER: Dr Richard Scharmann, PBS Holding Presented by Steve Hilleard, CEO, OPI Janet...

EOPA 2021 Professional of the Year

The presentation of Professional of the Year for the European Office Products Awards 2021. WINNER: Dan Fati, SC Dacris Impex Presented by Steve Hilleard, CEO, OPI Janet...

EOPA 2021 Business Product of the Year

The presentation of Business Product of the Year for the European Office Products Awards 2021. The Shortlist: 3M – Scotch Flex and Seal Shipping Roll Avery UK...

City of Hope: 2021 NBPI Honouree – Greg Gibson

This year, City of Hope and the National Business Products Industry celebrate Greg Gibson, a longtime leader in our community and International Paper’s VP...

Podcast: Part 3 – A deep dive into the new way of working with...

At the end of January, Fellowes Brands launched its New Way of Working survey to understand how employees cope with working from home. The survey questioned 7,000...

Podcast: Part 2 – Hybrid working and sales opportunities with Louise Shipley

In the second episode of OPI Talk with Fellowes Brands’ Head of European Marketing for Workplace Health Solutions Louise Shipley, the discussion revolves around hybrid working. The...

Podcast: Part 1 – Fellowes Brands’ Louise Shipley on how to support businesses with...

Early 2020 saw the unprecedented mass migration to homeworking due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As many offices and businesses remain closed, just what are...

Podcast: CEO Greg Liénard discusses challenges and change at Lyreco

Our guest in this episode of OPI Talk is Greg Liénard, CEO of Lyreco. Greg – a long-standing company executive – has been at...

Podcast: IOPFDA Executive Director Mike Tucker

OPI speaks to Mike Tucker about IOPFDA’s new relationship with cleaning industry association ISSA. Towards the end of last year, it was confirmed that the...

The State of the OP Industry Report 2020-21

Order your copy here Were the events of 2020 a definitive turning point for the global office products OP industry? Will 2021 continue the...

Podcast: Paragon and OT Group

Who is the Paragon Group and why did it acquire Spicers-OfficeTeam (SPOT) assets last year when the business supplies group went into administration? In this...

Podcast: 2020, a year in review

OPI's editorial team, along with CEO Steve Hilleard, take a look at the biggest stories and developments in the business products industry in 2020,...

Podcast: Boris Elisman on the office products channel

OPI speaks to ACCO Brands CEO Boris Elisman about the challenges and opportunities in the office products channel. ACCO has recently announced a significant acquisition,...

Podcast: Jonathan Withey talks about business and sustainability

This week’s episode of OPI’s podcast, OPI Talk, is all about sustainability and how to improve a company’s environmental credentials. OPI Deputy Editor Michelle Sturman...

Podcast: Ron Books on ECI’s latest private equity transaction, the independent dealer channel and...

Software provider ECI – a key partner for many business products dealers – recently announced it is to be acquired by private equity firm...

Big Read

Podcast: Collaboration and change with Mike Gentile

The Big Interview in the special 30th anniversary issue of OPI – which will be published shortly – is none other than Mike Gentile,...