Mixed year for Fiducial

Leading French B2B reseller Fiducial Office Solutions recently reported its full-year results for the 12 months ended 30 September 2018,…

Staples Solutions expands logistics partnership

A major contract win has led to a recent strengthening of the ties between Staples Solutions in the UK and…

Plaisio sales top €300 million

Greek reseller Plaisio Computers achieved top-line growth in 2018 of 8%, taking its full-year revenue to almost €309 million ($347…

Trump targets counterfeit goods | Office Outlet closes stores | Office Depot Europe selects...

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

Office Depot issues Q1 profit warning

Office Depot Inc has said that its first quarter results will be lower than expected, largely due to a weak…

Staples Inc reveals redesign and new brands

Staples’ digital and delivery business in the US has launched a new corporate branding and five new own brands. In…

FedEx Office opens 2,000th store

FedEx Office is bucking the retail downsizing trend by expanding its footprint and has just opened its 2,000th location in…

New CEO for Office Depot Europe

Office Depot Europe has announced that Neil Maslen has stepped down as CEO of the company. It is only just…

EOSA adds new members

The European Office Supplies Alliance (EOSA) has expanded its membership base. EOSA said its joint purchasing activities, new business models…

SPOT offloads Oyez Professional Services unit

UK office supplies group Spicers OfficeTeam (SPOT) has sold its lucrative Oyez Professional Services and Waterlow Business Supplies legal and…

Ex-Staples exec in college admission scandal | New CEO for Panasonic Europe | Arjowiggins...

Ex-Staples executive John Wilson is accused of paying bribes to get his children into elite US-based universities. He is facing…

Office Depot agrees FTC settlement

Office Depot and its software supplier Support.com have agreed to pay $35 million to settle Federal Trade Commission (FTC) allegations…

Creditors approve Paperchase CVA

UK stationery retailer Paperchase has been given approval from its creditors to pursue a company voluntary arrangement (CVA). The firm…

Sycamore to cash in on Staples investment?

Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is intending to recoup around $1 billion in cash from Staples Inc and possibly take…

Jean-Marie Bruneau passes away

OPI is saddened to report the passing of Jean-Marie Bruneau, founder of France-based B2B office supplies reseller Bruneau, on 20…

Growth continues for Cintas

Corporate apparel provider Cintas has posted yet another consecutive quarter of strong sales and profits. Q3 2019 sales were $1.68…

Walmart loses CTO | Clorox sues RB | Acquisition for Performance Food Group

Walmart CTO Jeremy King is leaving the company to pursue other interests. In the meantime, Fiona Tan, SVP of Customer…

Officeworks to open its largest ever store

Australian business supplies reseller Officeworks is set to open what it says is the largest office products store in the…

Office Outlet enters administration

Following yesterday's story on Office Outlet that suggested the former UK retail operations of Staples might be heading into administration,…

Concerns for Office Outlet

Office Outlet, the former UK retail operations of Staples, could be heading into administration, according to press reports. According to…

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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…