Staples teams up with Wayfair.com to sell home furnishings

Staples has continued its drive to ramp up the categories offered by its .com business by teaming up with Wayfair.com,…

No pain, no gain for Staples

It was another tough quarter for Staples, but it continues to make progress with its strategic transformation.Staples' full third-quarter results…

Staples launches online ink and toner recycling

Staples has expanded its ink and toner recycling programme in the US to offer an online solution.The new online programme…

Last-minute deal could save Office Depot employees in Israel

A last-ditch effort to save the ailing Office Depot business in Israel seems to have been successful, according to the…

Clarification: Staples earnings in line with analyst expectations

Staples has posted adjusted Q3 earnings per share of $0.42, not $0.21 as OPI reported yesterday. The result was in-line…

Big Buyer kicks off in Italy

Italy's main office supplies and stationery trade show Big Buyer got under way yesterday in the historic city of Bologna.Around…

Starboard plans sale of 11m Office Depot shares

Investment fund Starboard has announced its intention to offload 11 million Office Depot shares, worth about $58.2 million.In a filing…

Staples Q3 sales fall

Staples has posted Q3 sales of $6.1 billion, down 3.8% on the same period last year.While this was below analyst…

Office Depot Israel in liquidation

Office Depot's operations in Israel have been placed in temporary liquidation, according to the Israeli press.Following a court ruling at…

Best Buy returns to same-store growth

The turnaround of consumer electronics retail Best Buy appears to be on track after US same-store sales grew by 1.7%…

Staples confirms USPS postal pilot

The US Postal Service (USPS) and Staples have launched a pilot programme that will see USPS postal counters inside more…

Office Depot receives $35m Boise windfall

Office Depot has received about $35 million in cash from its stake in Boise Cascade Holdings (BCH).Through its recent merger…

o2o seeks further cost savings

Leading UK reseller office2office (o2o) has said that it is implementing further cost savings as it looks to offset continued…

Amazon launches virtual desktop solution

Amazon continues to extend its influence in the cloud computing space with the launch of a managed desktop service from…

Staples launches B2B app

Staples has launched a mobile app in the US for its Advantage business customers.The Staples Advantage app – available for…

Analysis: Illinois tax break row may keep Depot in Florida

A row over offering too many tax incentives to businesses has stalled an Illinois State bill that would offer the…

Staples and Packsize win supply chain award

Packaging manufacturer Packsize and office supplies giant Staples have won the CSCMP Supply Chain Innovations of the Year Award for…

Lyreco teams up with WB Mason for US contract partnership

WB Mason is Lyreco's new global contracts partner in the US, OPI can confirm.Lyreco had previously partnered with OfficeMax for…

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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…