Alibaba reveals succession plan

China-based online giant Alibaba has announced that Executive Chairman Jack Ma will step down from the company next year. Over…

Alibaba reports impressive growth

China-based online giant Alibaba has reported strong growth for Q1 2019. For the quarter ended 30 June 2018, sales jumped…

Dynamic joins FusionPLUS Data

UK office furniture manufacturer Dynamic Office Solutions has partnered with product content provider FusionPlus Data. Featuring seating, furniture and other office…

Essendant transfers website software ownership to Enavate

Technology solutions company Enavate has announced it now has full website software ownership of Essendant's former subsidiary MBS Dev.Enavate said…

Office Depot opts for cloud-based analytics platform

Office Depot is aiming to drive performance, insights and cost savings through the use of cloud-based analytics. The company has teamed…

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…

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ADVEO files an insolvency proceeding

Pan-European business supplies and stationery wholesaler ADVEO has filed for an insolvency proceeding after its lenders withdrew their support for…