Tech Data enters robot automation market

IT distributor Tech Data has announced it will deliver robotic process automation (RPA) solutions. Forming a strategic partnership with Automation Anywhere,…

New role for MPS expert MacDonald

Managed print services (MPS) industry expert West MacDonald has been named as VP of Business Development at technology services and…

Office Depot in strategic partnership with Alibaba

Office Depot and e-commerce platform Alibaba have signed a strategic collaboration aimed at helping US small businesses. The collaboration will…

Mercateo opens Swiss subsidiary

Online procurement platform Mercateo opened a fully-fledged subsidiary in Switzerland earlier this year. The Germany-based company confirmed that it had…

Office Power launches new division

UK independent dealer platform Office Power has launched a new Partner Success department. Former office supplies dealer Mark Davis will head…

Ingram Micro tackles cybersecurity

Global IT distributor Ingram Micro is to significantly expand its Cyber Security business across EMEA and Turkey. The company is…

ECi bundles Ascellerate

Office products technology provider ECi is to include Acsellerate CRM software within its distribution-focused software solutions. Existing Red Falcon, TeamDesign…

Growth for Mercateo

Online procurement platform Mercateo has announced strong results for its 2018 fiscal year. 2018 sales for the group were €285…

Messe Frankfurt creates digital B2B marketplace

Messe Frankfurt has started to build a digital B2B marketplace called nextrade, while at the same time investing in the…

Office Power promotes Streeter

UK independent dealer platform Office Power has promoted its former Head of Trading, Colin Streeter. In the new role of…

Ingram Micro welcomes new director

Global IT distributor Ingram Micro has appointed a new director to head its Cloud Business in the Middle East, Turkey,…

Office Friendly strengthens Pioneer platform

UK dealer group Office Friendly has appointed Will Nixon as its new Learning and Development Officer. Nixon has spent over…

Phenomenal quarter for Alibaba

China-based online giant Alibaba has delivered another quarter of rapid expansion, with double-digit growth in all of its operating divisions.…

NTS joins FusionPlus Data

Ireland-based stationery and tape distributor National Tape Sales (NTS) has partnered with UK content specialist FusionPlus Data. The new and…

2019 welcomes the smart office

The workplace is about to get smarter as artificial intelligence (AI) and 5G start to make their mark on office…

Office Power lifts EO Group top line

UK-based online reseller and technology platform provider EO Group has filed its most recent set of annual accounts. For the…

Alibaba builds Silk Road to Europe

China-based online giant Alibaba has shifted its focus towards Europe. As of September, a change in direction for Alibaba became…

Tech Data expands in Costa Rica | Cainiao improves sustainability efforts | Success for...

US-based IT distributor Tech Data has opened a new Customer Lifecycle Management Services location in Escazú, Costa Rica. The facility…

Alibaba expands Global Shopping Festival

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba reported that 230 countries and regions completed transactions during its annual 11.11 Global Shopping Festival. This…

Insight: OP Industry responds to tariff escalation

The OP industry has reacted to the confirmation of a new round of tariffs, which have furthered the US-China trade…

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Exacompta to acquire Biella

A major acquisition in the declining filing category has been announced in Europe as Exacompta makes a €33.5 million ($38…