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Find out about m-commerce, the European Office Products Awards 2018, and how to make social media work for you business, in the February issue. 

Final Word from Brad O’Brien

As a country with a population of just under 25 million people, Australia could be considered a minor player with…

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…

Hot Topic: M is for mobile

Shopping on mobile devices went through the roof last year. In fact, 2017 could well turn out to be the…

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…

Digital issue February 2018

To view a flip version of the February issue of OPI magazine please click the links below.Type A – Europe & UKType…

Big read

Tariff relief for OP industry?

Despite an apparent 90-day ceasefire on the trade war between the US and China, uncertainty still reigns. Scheduled to be…