Portucel announces price rises

Paper manufacturer Portucel is increasing the prices for its uncoated woodfree (UWF) paper products throughout Europe from the beginning of…

Moleskine reports double-digit growth

Almost half the €9 million of additional sales were attributed by the company to a strong performance in retail and…

Portucel appoints new CEO

Diogo da Silveira has been unveiled as the man who will take over the reins at the company from 1…

Sigel eyes international expansion

The company has announced that Sven Reimann has been made International Sales Director.Formerly International Business Development Manager with the company,…

Double-digit drop for Martin Yale

The company, a division of US manufacturer Escalade, reported sales of $30.7 million for 2013 – down from $35 million…

Acme reports successful 2013

The result represents growth of 6% from 2012 when the total sales stood at $84.4 million.Full-year sales figures were boosted…

CEP strengthens sales team

The company has announced it has enlisted Caroline Gerard as a Key Account Manager in a move it said would…

ACCO honoured at Good Design Awards

The company took top honours in the office products category – beating hundreds of other applicants.ACCO was lauded for its…

Martin Yale changes name to intimus

The company made the name switch at the beginning of this month and also revealed it would cease the distribution…

Developing markets boost BIC sales growth

Paris-based BIC reported that it achieved sales of €616 million ($835 million) for its stationery division last year – a…

UTec responds to Canon lawsuit

Union Technology International (UTec) was one of 18 manufacturers, distributors and resellers hit with patent infringement suits from Canon on…

Canon files 11 patent infringement suits

The company said in a statement that the infringing cartridges are sold for use in more than 50 models of…

Green Mountain to enter UK market

The firm, which unveiled positive Q1 financial results yesterday, told investors it was entering the away-from-home market in the UK…
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Fellowes AutoMax Shredder

The Fellowes® AutoMax™ Walk Away AdvantageUnlike other auto feed shredders which have specific limitations for shredding materials, AutoMax™ offers the…

Safco happy with new branding

The firm says its new corporate makeover reflects its mission to "help create workspaces that energise and inspire with dynamic…

Channel challenges

Steve Sakumoto, VP and General Manager of Hewlett-Packard’s US Supplies Sales Organization, Printing and Personal Systems, joined the global IT giant …

Messe Frankfurt reveals Paperworld 2015 format

At a press conference in Frankfurt yesterday, Messe Frankfurt said that it had reached an agreement with two German trade…

HP ramps up patent protection

In Germany, the company won its case against BestUse on two counts of selling inkjet cartridges that infringe HP patents…
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HP’s Steve Sakumoto

HP's Steve Sakumoto reveals the details behind the manufacturer's new 'authorised partner' channel programme in the US for HP original…

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Sycamore to cash in on Staples investment?

Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is intending to recoup around $1 billion in cash from Staples Inc and possibly take…