EZ Office Products wins Local Legacy award

US-based office products dealer EZ Office Products (EZOP) has been presented with a "Local Legacy" award for its efforts in…

Dealer organisations unite for FTC letter

Four leading independent dealer organisations in the US have joined forces to voice their concerns to the Federal Trade Commission…

COS joins Hall of Fame

Independent office supplies dealer Complete Office Supplies (COS) has been inducted into the 2018 Family Business Australia (FBA) Hall of…

Office Environment Company reveals merger plans

US-based independent dealer Office Environment Company has provided details of an Agreement and Plan of Merger with fellow dealer Kerr…

Joan Miller passes away

OPI is very saddened to report that well-known and respected OP icon Joan Miller passed away on 21 August at…

Younger generations recognised as ABC draws to a close

The North American Office Products Awards (NAOPA) brought the curtain down on this year’s SP Richards’ (SPR) ABC show in…

Office Depot gets Garvey’s

Leading Chicago area reseller Garvey’s Office Products is the latest office supplies dealer to be swayed by the current big-box…

Visual Edge continues on expansion path

US-based office and IT solutions business Visual Edge has continued its acquisition buying spree, adding three more companies to its…

New acquisition for Bluefish

UK-based independent dealer Bluefish has strengthened its portfolio with the acquisition of fellow Northampton-based Halcyon Office Solutions. Halcyon specialises in…

IS launches digital product marketing program

US-based dealer group Independent Stationers (IS) has announced its Boost Product Marketing Program.Recognising the shift from print to digital, IS…

Marlette study challenges Amazon pricing myth

A pricing comparison carried out by OPSoftware's Rick Marlette suggests that it may be cheaper for local governments to purchase…

Amazon under fire over US Communities contract

An in-depth report released today by the Institute for Local Self Reliance (ILSR) has painted a scathing picture of Amazon…

Visual Edge expands technology portfolio

US-based office and IT solutions company Visual Edge has made its 30th acquisition.The company has taken over Business Technology Partners…

New acquisition for Complete Business Solutions

UK independent office supplies dealer Complete Business Solutions has acquired Office Gold.According to documents filed with Companies House, Complete Business…

Bruneau makes Luxembourg investment

France-based B2B office supplies reseller Bruneau has taken a majority stake in Luxembourg's leading independent dealer.Bruneau — with the backing…

Technology Solutions Special: Moving forward

In June 2016, US dealer groups TriMega and Independent Stationers (IS), along with industry associations IOPFDA/NOPA, joined forces for the…

Acquisition for Centric Business Systems

US-based document technology provider Centric Business Systems has acquired office equipment dealer Webster Integrated Technologies (WIT).WIT provides an array of document management…

Guernsey strengthens print and paper offering

US independent dealer Guernsey has confirmed the recent acquisition of Commonwealth Paper and Toner.Commonwealth was founded in 1971 and was…

Staples bags US mega dealer HiTouch

We shall now see Staples' strategy to partner with US independent dealers in action after it announced it had acquired…

Codex acquires Staples Advantage Ireland

Independent office products dealer Codex has acquired Staples Advantage Ireland.The integration of the two companies will take place over the…

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ADVEO in creditor protection after Staples talks collapse

European business products wholesaler ADVEO has entered pre-insolvency proceedings after negotiations between its lenders and Staples Solutions ended without an…