Sunday, 8 December, 2019

Deadline extended for 2014 BOSS Awards

The BOSS Industry Awards recognise creativity, innovation and excellence in the UK OP industry.The awards will take place on 22…

News snippets 20 June 2014

is looking to connect emotionally with customers by telling stories that can pull on the heartstrings.Full story: WARC UK dealer group  has…

MPSA announces recipients of 2014 Recognition Awards

Designed to acknowledge the contributions of companies and individuals to the imaging industry, the awards consist of three categories: Corporate…

Final word: Michael Gardner

As one of the ‘mature generation’ who has seen the changes in the office products market over the last 25 years,…

Capitol Hill talks positive – ISSA

The jan/san association met with staff of the key legislators at the end of April to express concerns about the…

All change as Cleary and Bates leave senior roles

Cleary leaves TriMegaCharlie Cleary left TriMega in May after eight years in charge of the USA’s biggest dealer group.TriMega confirmed Cleary’s…

Show review: Leaders of the Future

Independent dealers often bemoan the fact that despite forever being urged to change the way they operate to safeguard their futures,…

What are OPSA’s motives?

After months of speculation about its creation, the Office Products Software Alliance (OPSA) came into existence at the end of February.The…

NOPA obtains strategic sourcing vote

Earlier this week, NOPA was successful in getting a bi-partisan amendment filed before the US House Rules Committee which would…

Associations welcome small business ‘victory’

The FY'15 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) will require the General Services Administration (GSA) to investigate the impact of its…

Associations form coalition for federal government business

The American Legion, Independent Office Products and Furniture Dealers Association, cleaning association ISSA, Women Impacting Public Policy and the United…

News Analysis: Paperworld strikes deal with German associations

At a highly anticipated international press conference at this year’s Paperworld event in Frankfurt, organiser Messe Frankfurt revealed that, beginning in…

Green light for European environment initiative

Key leaders from the office products industry met in Frankfurt in September to discuss a major initiative to develop a unified…

Hot Topic | New UK OP Event

When Spicers chief Alan Ball floated the idea of the return of a single OP industry event to the UK you…

New chairman for UFIPA

Potier, who is General Manager for JM Bruneau, was elected during the association’s General Assembly held 12-13 June in Cannes,…

Associations form coalition for federal government business

The American Legion, Independent Office Products and Furniture Dealers Association, cleaning association ISSA, Women Impacting Public Policy and the United States Black…

FIRA launches furniture procurement guide

Designed to provide guidance for the entire contract and educational furniture procurement supply chain, the National Furniture Specifications (NFS) guide…

BOSS Federation announces new chairman

Durable UK’s Managing Director Sean Starkey has been named as Chairman of the BOSS Federation. The appointment was announced at the…

New president for CPI

Willink is Group Chief Technology Officer at luxury paper manufacturer James Cropper and will serve as President at the CPI…

ERPC promotes responsible shredding

The reason, explains the ERPC, is shredding shortens paper fibres making them less valuable for the recycling process.The ERPC has…

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Icahn publishes letter to HP shareholders

Activist investor Carl Icahn has written an open letter to the shareholders of HP Inc, likening the company’s standalone restructuring…