Office Depot sparks workforce anger

 Depot faces European staff revolt following a series of unpopular job-cutting initiatives.  The European division of Office Depot is facing…

Depot to sell solar power charging bags

7 November 2007 — Delray Beach (FL): Office Depot has become the first office retailer to supply Voltaic Solar Charging…

Max Q3 sales up 3.2 percent

1 November 2007 — Naperville (IL): OfficeMax Q3 2007 total sales increased by 3.2 percent to $2.3 billion, compared to…

Office Depot sparks workforce anger

 The European division of Office Depot is facing a staff revolt following a series of unpopular job-cutting initiatives and a…

Staples settles wage dispute

 5 November 2007 — Framingham (MA): Staples has reached a $38 million settlement in a wage and working hour lawsuit,…

Durable UK names Dale successor

5 November 2007 — Dorste (UK): Durable UK has appointed Sean Starkey to the position of managing director. Starkey, who…

The future for Corporate Express

 A clearer focus for the troubled giant as strategic review urges a standalone future with an emphasis on "execution, execution,…

Has DSG caught the attention of Best Buy?

 2 November 2007 — London (UK): Best Buy is rumoured to be considering a takeover bid for DSG International, sending…

OPI Spy

 Welcome to OPI Spy, the only gossip column written for the global OP industry. Hear a whisper? Email spy@opi.net Last month…

The future for Corporate Express

Corporate Express (CE) chiefs have admitted for the first time they were in "regular contact" with their counterparts at Office…

All change at ACCO

6 November 2007 — Aylesbury (UK): ACCO Brands has appointed Phil O'Neill VP of sales within its European office products…

Heart boosts online experience

15 November 2007 — Hereford (UK): Heart Systems, the Pulse back office software provider, have relaunched its website and introduced…

Stora Enso commits to help workers

8 November 2007 — Helsinki (FIN): Stora Enso has announced a series of financial and resource support measures for workers…

US small business still under pressure

 US small business still under pressure   A recent press conference held by the US federal government's embattled Small Business Administration…

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Xerox flexes its muscles

Xerox has fired a strongly worded letter to HP Inc’s board underlining its intention to push ahead in its attempt…