ECi announces 2018 Everyday Hero Awards finalists

Office products technology provider ECi Solutions has announced the finalists for its annual Everyday Hero Award programme.The awards are now in…

Advertorial: ES Tech Group

ES Tech Group is the parent company of EvolutionX and FusionPlus. Its mission? To deliver powerfully differentiated B2B e-commerce capabilities…

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…

Technology Solutions Special: Failure to appear

The biggest issue facing most independents today is failure to appear in internet searches. I know, I know, many will…

Technology Solutions Special: Technology choices

Case study 1: Clark Office ProductsClark Office Products was founded in 1972 in Mountain Home, Arkansas, with a branch in…

Technology Solutions Special: The perfect (digital) storm

According to some of the prominent software providers to the OP industry, many dealers aren't heeding their warnings about the…

Premier Paper joins FusionPlus Data

UK-based independent paper merchant Premier Paper has partnered with specialist data provider FusionPlus Data.Featuring a wide range of branded office papers,…

Alibaba vows to revolutionise global logistics network

Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba has pledged to invest billions of dollars in a smart logistics network.Founder and Chairman Jack Ma…

Hot Topic: Virtual reality check

Virtual reality (VR) as a technology is now making significant inroads into everyday life and hardly a day goes by…

Sycamore Partners invests in e-commerce solutions platform

Staples Inc owner Sycamore Partners and fellow private equity firm GTCR have closed a deal for the acquisition of CommerceHub.US-based…

Clover forms business services division

Clover Technologies Group — the parent company of remanufacturer Clover Imaging Group — has launched a new business services division.The conglomerate's newest…

Signs & Labels joins FusionPlus Data

UK-based safety products supplier Signs & Labels is the latest manufacturer to partner with FusionPlus Data.Information on the group's extensive…

ALSO establishes financial services offering

European technology distributor ALSO is expanding its offering and has launched a Financial Services division.Aimed at resellers, the group said…

ProcessingPoint reveals new branding

Cloud-based workplace software provider ProcessingPoint has changed its name. After more than 12 years, the US company has rebranded to…

Solid start to 2018 for SYNNEX

Last year’s cybersecurity expansion continues to pay off for IT distributor and services company SYNNEX after it reported record Q1…

MPS market growth revealed

The global managed print services (MPS) market is expected to reach $49.7 billion by 2025. According to a new report…

New CEO for Nuance

US-based voice recognition software company Nuance Communications has appointed a new CEO.Mark Benjamin takes the helm, bringing to the role…

ALSO launches print supplies service

European technology distributor ALSO is expanding its state-of-the-art print marketplace.It has developed WePrintSmarter, an online platform that delivers value-added services…

ECi boosts marketing department

Office products technology provider ECi Software Solutions has appointed a Chief Marketing Officer.Leslie Bodnar has taken up the role and will…

Prima appoints UK & Ireland Account Manager

UK cloud-based solutions provider for the OP industry Prima Software has announced a new UK & Ireland Account Manager.Oliver Rowles…

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Analysis: Essendant making “strategic investments” in the IDC

Business products wholesaler Essendant said that it spent $19 million on investments in the independent reseller channel (IDC) in the…