Wednesday, 19 December, 2018

Winners of Paper Show awards announced

Belgian office supplies trade association Bosta has revealed the winners of its 2019 awards. The recipients will be presented with…

3M to match City of Hope donations

3M has announced that it will match every contribution made to City of Hope (COH) throughout December. The pledge means…

Lawson to retire from BOSS

Philip Lawson will retire as CEO of UK trade association BOSS Federation in 2019. Lawson joined BOSS in June 2016…

Entries open for Stationers’ Innovation Awards

The Stationers’ Company has launched its 2019 Innovation Excellence Awards. The awards celebrate the role that communications and content industries…

Creative stationery supplies set to rise

Arts, crafts, and traditional supplies will be the top office products industry performers this holiday season, according to market research…

ISSA Show attracts new visitors

International cleaning association ISSA reported high numbers of new attendees at its annual ISSA Show North America 2018. The event,…

EMGE conference looks at industry changes

Paper industry consultants EMGE recently held its 13th biennial event in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. 95 delegates from 65 companies from…

Insights-X adds Fair Calculator for 2019 show

Germany-based stationery trade fair Insights-X has launched a new service for exhibitors which will enable trade show expense calculations. Companies…

MPSA welcomes new President

The Managed Print Services Association (MPSA) has revealed its replacement for outgoing President Doug Bies. After serving as MPSA VP…

Commercial ups environmental credentials

UK-based business services specialist Commercial Group has been awarded The Planet Mark certification for continued efforts in reducing its carbon…

ISSA Innovation of the Year revealed

Cleaning association ISSA has awarded its 2018 Innovation of the Year winner on the final day of the ISSA Show…

ISSA Hygieia launches mentoring programme

Non-profit organisation ISSA Hygieia Network has introduced a new mentoring programme. The ISSA Hygieia Network Mentoring Program aims to facilitate…

Industry Week gaining momentum

As many OPI readers probably know, the Business Solutions Association (BSA), the US trade association comprising manufacturers, wholesalers and manufacturer…

ISSA names 2018 award winners

Global cleaning industry association ISSA has revealed the category winners of its 2018 ISSA Innovation Awards. The awards recognise the…

Staples patent lawsuit | Depot expands marketing partnership | Sappi launches paperboard line

Staples Advantage is being sued by Hong Kong-based OP company World Wide Stationery Manufacturing for allegedly infringing a patent on…

K. Coaching releases book on leadership

Krista Moore, CEO of US-based sales OP consultancy and training firm K.Coaching, has published her first book. Race to Amazing:…

Details revealed for City of Hope ‘local’ tour

The date and venue for the 2018 National Business Products Industry Local Industry Tour have been announced. Hosted by LA-based…

Global support for Insights-X

Germany-based stationery trade fair Insights-X has reported a successful show despite being one day shorter than previous years. The show…

Stationers’ Company reveals 2019 Warrants

London-based Stationers’ Company has revealed the winners of its 2019 Warrants. The programme is now in its fourth year and…

Office noise leading cause of inefficiency

Research has suggested that noise from open plan offices and a lack of quiet areas at work disrupt employee productivity.…

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Tariff relief for OP industry?

Despite an apparent 90-day ceasefire on the trade war between the US and China, uncertainty still reigns. Scheduled to be…