Sunday, 23 February, 2020

OfficeTeam reports H2 growth

Jeff Whiteway, CEO of UK reseller OfficeTeam, has told OPI the company returned to sales growth in the second half…

And then there were two

It’s almost a year since Office Depot and OfficeMax announced their ‘merger of equals’ in somewhat embarrassing fashion with an unauthorized…

Press Release: Staples Announces Changes to Leadership Team

Both Doody and Goodman will continue to report to Ron Sargent, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. The appointments are effective…

Bureau Vallée expanding in Spain

French office supplies franchise chain Bureau Vallée is embarking on an ambitious strategy for the Spanish market. CEO Bruno Peyroles…

Lyreco sells Canadian business

Lyreco has been in Canada for over 20 years and it was one of the reseller's first markets outside France…

Big interview: Michael Brown

Flying HiFather and son duo Howard and Michael Brown made their much-anticipated return to the US office products industry in…

Staples launches new tech trade-in service

The programme enables customers to receive Staples ‘eCash’ cards for use in Staples stores and on Staples.com when they trade…

Depot reveals mobile marketing success

Office Depot revealed the increasingly significant role that mobile is playing in its marketing strategy at Mobile Marketer’s Mobile FirstLook:…

Manutan: acquisitions offset underlying declines

The France-based group reported Q1 sales of €160.4 million ($217 million), a 2% local currency increase on the same period…

Depot names Steele VP of Investor Relations

Steele formerly held the same role at OfficeMax.Hare said: "We are excited about the depth of experience and expertise that…

Best Buy reports festive declines

Best Buy has revealed that it suffered a revenue and comp store sales decline in the US holiday season.Domestic revenue…

Banner receives NHS contracts boost

Banner Business Services has been awarded two new contracts with the NHS for Records Management and Secure Document Destruction.The company…

Apple tablets hit Staples stores

Staples has started selling Apple tablets in-store having previously had them available only for online customers.In a significant move for…

o2o shares slide another 10%

Shares in leading UK office reseller office2office (o2o) have fallen more than 10% so far today following a trading update.In…

Depot targets office fitness

Office Depot has expanded its technology product line to include digital fitness products.Depot hopes the products will appeal to busy…

WH Smith extends Wincanton contract

WH Smith has extended the contract of its transport management provider Wincanton as it looks to create business efficiencies and…

Staples Connect set for big 2014 expansion

Staples has announced an aggressive expansion of its Staples Connect platform following its launch last September.The expansion includes new partners…

Grupo Gigante to list shares in Depot Mexico

Gigante paid 8.78 billion pesos ($671 million) for the remaining 50% stake in Office Depot de Mexico it didn’t own…

Staples launches rebranding campaign

Staples has announced details of its brand relaunch to emphasise its expansion beyond office supplies.The company's new tagline is Make…

ASKUL grows top line 8.6%

Japanese reseller ASKUL has reported interim sales of ¥119 billion ($1.1 billion), an 8.6% jump on the same period last…

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Analysis: Inside ACCO’s FY results

The double-digit jump in ACCO’s share price on Wednesday came as the company’s Q4 results beat Wall Street sales and…