Two Sides study reveals paper perception gap | Xerox set to adopt new holding...

A round-up of this week’s business supplies news from around the globe. Bridging the paper perception gap A new study…

Furniture declines at HNI

Office furniture sales at US-based manufacturer HNI fell by 3.4% in the second quarter. Q2 sales at the division were…

Stationery and Office growth at 3M

Manufacturing giant 3M has revealed that organic sales at its Stationery and Office division were up in the second quarter.…

Sales surge at Knoll

Contract office furniture company Knoll has reported a strong set of second quarter results, driven by double-digit growth in its…

LSC and Quad abandon merger plans

Commercial print and office products vendor LSC Communications has terminated its merger agreement with Quad/Graphics. Quad’s acquisition of LSC was…

UPM reducing capacity as paper demand drops

UPM’s Communication Papers division reported a solid set of Q2 results, but the company is still taking out a significant…

Stable Q2 for KCP

Jan/san vendor Kimberly-Clark Professional (KCP) has reported a fall in sales for Q2 2019, although the underlying trend was slightly positive.…

Logitech continues robust growth

EOS and accessories vendor Logitech has once again posted strong quarterly results, this time with sales up 9% in constant…

European sales surge at Acme

Acme United has reported a 28% year-on-year local currency jump in Q2 sales at its European operations. The increase was…

Paper deliveries slide at Stora Enso

Q2 paper deliveries at European manufacturer Stora Enso dropped by almost 11% year on year. The company delivered 1.01 million…

Promotion for HKW’s Zhang

Sharon Zhang has been named as CEO and VP of the Asian operations at AF International’s parent company HK Wentworth…

Antalis supporting breast cancer research | HP makes Southeast Asia raids | Record year...

A round-up of this week’s business supplies-related news from across the globe. Antalis supporting fight against breast cancer For the…

Strong emerging market growth for Essity

H1 sales at Essity’s Professional Hygiene B2B division were boosted by double-digit sales growth in emerging markets. The Professional Hygiene…

Fastenal hits new milestone

MRO and industrial supplier Fastenal has now installed over 100,000 vending machines. The landmark figure has come less than five…

Envelope sales slide at Bong

Following a positive first quarter, envelope sales at European manufacturer Bong declined in the second quarter. The Sweden-based producer’s Q2…

Mitsubishi Pencil launches plastic-free packaging

Mitsubishi Pencil Company UK, commonly known as uni-ball, has introduced plastic-free packaging for products sold at stationery retailer Ryman. The…

Banner announces supplier open day

UK business products reseller Banner – part of the EVO Group of Companies – has announced it will hold an…

Ex-Essendant exec joins Highlands

Sales and marketing services agency Highlands has appointed Tom Costello as Territory Sales Manager. Costello’s role at Highlands will see…

Kimball makes senior appointment

Kimball International has named experienced workplace furniture executive Phyllis Goetz as President of its Kimball brand business unit. Goetz joins…

WB Mason enhances e-commerce experience | ISSA reports on Canadian and African shows |...

This week’s round-up of business products stories from around the globe. WB Mason upgrades e-commerce capabilities US mega dealer WB…

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SPR announces new HQ and DC plans

North American wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) is set to move to new headquarters in the coming weeks following last month’s…