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NAOPA 2015 Professional of the year

Winner: John Givens
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NAOPA 2015 Industry Acheivement Award

Winner: Jim Herbert
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NAOPA 2015 Best Product: Cleaning and Breakroom

Winner: Newell Rubbermaid - Executive Quick Cart
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NAOPA 2015 Best Product: Core Office Product

Winner: 3M - Post-it® Dry Erase Surface
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NAOPA 2015 Best Product: Technology

Winner: Paris Corporation Weego Jump Starter Battery+ 
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NAOPA 2015 Product Innovation of the year

p>Winner: ITW Pro Brands Sertun Rechargeable Sanitizer Indicator Towels
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MasterVision 360° Gold Ultra Magnetic Dry Erase Multi-Use Mobile Easel

Magnetic lacquered steel surface wipes clean and resists staining. This steel mobile easel features 5 mobile casters that lock for…
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Office Depot Apple Watch App

Office Depot shows off its new Apple Watch App

New beginnings after the New Year

The New Year marks the start of a new beginning for many consumers. In 2015, 62% of the US population…

The winners and losers in the Staples/Depot merger

The dynamics of our industry will be changing with the Staples/Depot merger. As usual, there will be winners and losers.…

Mr Smith goes to Boston

Just a few short years ago, hardly anyone in our industry had heard of Jeffrey Smith. Today he is arguably…

CES – the personalisation of technology

CES – the personalisation of technologyNPD's Vince Moy takes a look at some of the key takeaways from this year's…
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ADVEO World Germany 2014 Peter Achterberg

T3L Group Business Development Manager Peter Achterberg talked to OPI at the recent ADVEO World event in Germany about the…

What does the OP industry mean for the millennial generation?

Before working at OPI I would be lying if I said I knew how large and varied the office products…
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EPIC 2014 Mike Maggio, TriMega Purchasing Association

TriMega President Mike Maggio gives his views on this year’s 2014 EPIC trade show and on some of the key…
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EPIC 2014: Mike Gentile Interview

Independent Stationers CEO Mike Gentile gives his thoughts on this year’s EPIC 2014 trade show and the expansion of traditional…

5 minutes with… Ernst Faber

Describe what you do in one sentence. My job is to define goals and strategies for the company and to take…

Canadian back-to-school sales poised for success?

Back-to-school shopping is well underway, and Canadian consumers who plan to shop this ‘season’ expect to spend the same or…

5 minutes with… Betsy Hughes

Your first full-time job.Working as a customer service representative at a local office supply dealer. I was looking for a…

NOPA obtains strategic sourcing vote

Earlier this week, NOPA was successful in getting a bi-partisan amendment filed before the US House Rules Committee which would…

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Support the Ride of Life

Around 25 members of the office products industry have so far signed up to take part in this year’s Ride…