Intelligrated helps fuel Honeywell

Warehouse automation company Intelligrated helped drive Q3 sales for Honeywell’s Safety and Productivity Solutions arm. For the three months ended…

First aid products boost Acme sales

US-based office products vendor Acme United reported Q3 sales growth of 3%, thanks largely to strong sales in its first…

Staples patent lawsuit | Depot expands marketing partnership | Sappi launches paperboard line

Staples Advantage is being sued by Hong Kong-based OP company World Wide Stationery Manufacturing for allegedly infringing a patent on…

New executives for Diversey

US-based jan/san vendor Diversey has announced that CEO Dr Ilham Kadri is resigning her position as of 31 December 2018.…

Office workers impacted by sitting down

New research has found that 81% of UK office workers spend between four and nine hours a day sitting at…

Interview: Avmor celebrates 70 years

OPI caught up with Avmor President Mattie Chinks as the Canada-based manufacturer of professional cleaning solutions turns 70. Milestones during…

Maul and Schneider expand in France

Germany-based OP manufacturers Maul and Schneider are working together to create a joint subsidiary in France. The subsidiary will open…

Costco pays fine | SYNNEX completes Convergys acquisition | WeWork to ‘revive retail’

Warehouse Club operator Costco has agreed to pay a $3.85 million civil penalty for knowingly failing to report that its…

Anti-dumping relief for Navigator

The impact of US-imposed anti-dumping duties on Portugal-based paper manufacturer Navigator is set to be less dramatic than predicted. While…

Price increases offset pressures at Mondi

Despite upward pressure on the cost base, Mondi has reported that its uncoated fine paper (UFP) division performed well. In…

Senior management appointment for Knoll

Office furniture manufacturer Knoll has announced its new COO and President. In the role, Christopher Baldwin will be responsible for…

HP 2019 financial outlook | Canon Solutions America alliance | Xerox appoints EVP

HP Inc has revealed its fiscal 2019 financial outlook, providing details on its strategy and opportunities for long-term growth. It…

Shachihata expands UK sales team

Writing instruments manufacturer Shachihata Europe has appointed a new member to its sales management team. Chris Collins, who has over…

Highlands expands sales team

US sales and marketing agency Highlands has added two members to its sales operations in Texas. Rachel Croll and John…

New industry event in Australia?

A new event to showcase the Australian office products industry is being planned to take place next year. All About Office Expo will be open…

Essity introduces cost-saving programme

Essity revealed today the need to reduce costs to increase profitability and competitiveness. The initiative of the Sweden-based hygiene products…

New acquisition for Cimpress | Cintas builds new facility | Xerox receives security authorisation...

Corporate apparel provider Cintas has built a new facility in Delta Township (MI). The building will be a 55,000 sq…

Integra announces award winners

UK dealer group Integra has named the award winners from last week’s Innovate for Growth event. The awards were presented…

Robust Q1 for Cintas

Corporate apparel provider Cintas reported steady growth for Q1 2019. For the three months ended 21 August 2018, sales grew…

Antalis struggles against weak market

Paper merchant Antalis reported a “resilient” operating performance for the first half of the year against a backdrop of falling…

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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…