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HNI office furniture slowdown continues

HNI, parent company of the HON office furniture brand, has seen Q4 sales fall.On an organic basis, fourth quarter office…

ALSO forecasts sixth record year

European EOS and IT distributor ALSO is looking ahead to a sixth consecutive year of best-ever results.FY2016 pre-tax profit rose by…

Gartner tips minimal impact for delivery drones

Research firm Gartner has forecast that the delivery drone market is set to have little impact, amounting to less than…

Mixed mood at Essendant’s CORE Live

The first day of Essendant’s biennial CORE Live event, this year in Las Vegas, did not disappoint in terms of…

Herman Miller reshapes management structure

Office furniture manufacturer Herman Miller has revealed a raft of organisational changes.In its North America Contract business division, the firm said…

Armor secures Blue Angel

Aftermarket supplier Armor has received the German ecolabel Blue Angel for 13 of its remanufactured laser cartridges.The accreditation is awarded…

UK dealer buys local firm

UK-based independent reseller ASK Office Supplies has announced the purchase of fellow Yorkshire firm Executive Office.The deal is ASK’s second…

Initiative Office Paper launches in Australia

Australia-based dealer group Office Brands has announced that its first Initiative branded product has come off the production line following…

IP paper profits slump

Continuing market difficulties in North America and Brazil have seen International Paper’s (IP) Printing Papers profit drop in Q4.Revenue in…

Compass posts sales growth

UK-based facilities management and catering provider Compass Group saw organic sales grow in the firm’s latest trading update.Overall Q1 revenue…

First Base purchase called off | Amazon reports results | BOSS announces conference |...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.Office products vendor…

Office Depot progresses OfficeMax Australia sale

OPI understands that US office supplies giant Office Depot has Goldman Sachs drumming up interest in its Australian OfficeMax operations.According to the…

Exertis OP takeover rumours denied

One of the OP wholesaler names linked with a buyout from IT distributor Exertis has dismissed rumours of a possible…

Big Buyer posts record visitor numbers

Italy’s biggest office supplies and stationery show Big Buyer has said its latest event attracted its best-ever attendance.The show, held in…

Acme acquires Spill Magic

US-based office products vendor Acme United has bought safety firm Spill Magic in a $7.2 million deal.Spill Magic had revenue in…

SYNNEX expands board

IT distributor and services company SYNNEX has appointed Ann Vezina as an Independent Director to the board.Vezina has also joined…

OPI European Forum programme unveiled

The programme and speaker line-up for the OPI European Forum is now available to view.The sixth forum returns to Berlin…

ACCO completes Esselte purchase

ACCO Brands has finalised its acquisition of Esselte Group Holdings.In January, ACCO confirmed it had received clearance from the relevant…

Commercial Group trials eco vehicles

UK independent business supplies reseller Commercial Group has begun work on two landmark Government-funded projects pioneering innovation for zero-emission delivery…

BOSTA names 2017 Paper Show winners

Belgian office supplies trade association BOSTA has revealed the award winners for its recent Paper Show event.The 21st Paper Show…

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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…