Insight: OP Industry responds to tariff escalation

The OP industry has reacted to the confirmation of a new round of tariffs, which have furthered the US-China trade…

Who almost bought Essendant in 2017?

US office products wholesaler Essendant was on the verge of being acquired in early 2017, documents filed with Securities and…

Exclusive report: ADVEO banking on vendor support

ADVEO invited more than 100 suppliers to a meeting in Paris last Friday to dispel rumours that the wholesaler was…

Weisler: no mega acquisitions for HP Inc

HP Inc CEO Dion Weisler has said not to expect his company to be involved in $10 billion-plus acquisition deals…

Analysis: Inside Office Depot’s omnichannel strategy

Office Depot Inc CEO Gerry Smith and his new senior management team delivered a high-calibre series of presentations at the…

Analysis: ADVEO still on a downward slope

Our initial news story on ADVEO's first quarter results was based on the company's earnings press release. This tends to…

Xerox responds to investor claims | Walmart expands in India | ADVEO ramps up...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Xerox has…

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Challenging Q1 for BIC

BIC’s Stationery division reported a 5.8% comparable decline in sales in its Stationery division in the first quarter, although e-commerce…