Best Buy exceeds expectations

Global consumer electronics chain Best Buy has reported another quarter of better-than-expected results. Q3 2019 sales were up 4.3% to…

OfficeMax launches e-waste programme

Office products reseller OfficeMax has partnered with the Australia and New Zealand Recycling Platform (ANZRP) to provide a free e-waste…

Office Depot highlights office printing costs

Research from Office Depot Europe has found that companies in the UK are at risk of data breaches, inflated maintenance…

Study reveals videoconferencing woes

New research commissioned by Polycom, a subsidiary of US-based audio technology firm Plantronics, has revealed the need for simpler videoconferencing…

CompuCom introduces new service for SMBs

Digital workplace and services provider CompuCom has launched a Managed IT as a Service offering. According to the Office Depot…

Acquisition drives SOS growth

Jamaica-based Stationery and Office Supplies (SOS) has reported double-digit sales and profit growth for Q3 2018. Sales were up 21%…

Tech Data expands in Costa Rica | Cainiao improves sustainability efforts | Success for...

US-based IT distributor Tech Data has opened a new Customer Lifecycle Management Services location in Escazú, Costa Rica. The facility…

Attractive workplaces help employee retention

The quality of an office workspace is one of the lead factors contributing to employee fulfilment, according to a recent…

Depot’s Elf Yourself app is back

Office Depot’s Elf Yourself app has returned for the 2018 festive season and has teamed up with Facebook to include…

Böttcher adds to senior management

Germany-based online reseller Böttcher has added to its board with the appointment of Daniel Frankenberg.  The new recruit, who has spent…

Office workers fail to prevent flu

New research from Staples Business Advantage has found that more than half of workers in the US return to work…

RTC extends jan/san portfolio

Office supplies reseller RTC Proffice has acquired fellow Romanian cleaning and hygiene products firm Paper Plus. Paper Plus is a…

Robert Slavin passes away

OPI is saddened to report Robert Slavin passed away on 11 November. Robert was founder and CEO of Bantex South…

Depot turnaround still a work in progress

Office Depot’s third quarter earnings results this week certainly caught the eye of Wall Street and the US media as…

School Specialty reports shipping delays

Educational supplies reseller School Specialty has reported that shipping delays from staffing issues in its peak back-to-school season impacted sales…

HP Inc reshuffles leadership team

HP Inc has appointed two new Presidents, one for its Americas and one for its Asia Pacific subsidiaries, following Stephen…

Improved performance for Warehouse Stationery

New-Zealand-based retailer Warehouse Stationery has recovered from last year’s systems disruptions with a solid start to its 2019 financial year.…

Walmart partners with Microsoft | ARC sales grow | Iconex expands in Europe

US-based print services provider ARC Document Solutions has reported 4.1% growth in Q3 2018 sales to $100.5 million, while adjusted…

Office Depot reports BSD growth

Office Depot Inc says its Business Services Division (BSD) grew organically in the third quarter. In the company’s Q3 earnings…

Ryman bucks the trend

As UK stationery and office products retailer Ryman celebrates 125 years in business, owner Theo Paphitis reveals how the company…

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Staples CEO reiterates Essendant promises

Staples Inc CEO Sandy Douglas wrote to Essendant counterpart Ric Phillips earlier this week to express his “unwavering excitement” at…