Strong turnout at Big Buyer

The 18th Big Buyer trade show in Italy – which took place from 20-22 November in Bologna – was marked…

ABC and NAOPA preview

The wonderful world of Disney couldn’t be more different to the location of SP Richards’ (SPR) Advantage Business Conference (ABC) last…

Pilot opens DC in France

Pilot officially opened its new European distribution centre on 9 April. The writing instruments manufacturer has upgraded its main facility in…

EOPA Review: Laughter and celebration

For a number of reasons, the European Office Products Awards 2013 presentation dinner was even more light-hearted than ever. Firstly, the winners were…

NAOPA Review: Rewarding the best

The venue is SP Richards’ Advantage Business Conference (ABC) in Nashville, Tennessee, the date 11-14 June 2014. The NAOPA recognise…

Dealer groups plan EPIC event

The two leading US dealer groups, Independent Stationers (IS) and TriMega, have announced they are to hold a joint convention in…

Show Preview: ABC

As independent dealers across the US get ready for its Advantage Business Conference, SP Richards urges them to face the…

Show Review: London Stationery Show

The beginning of April saw the London Stationery Show return to the capital’s Business Design Centre where around 200 exhibitors…

ABC kicks off in Nashville

The event kicked off with a welcome reception at the magnificent Gaylord Opryland complex just outside Nashville. Over 3,000 people…

Show Review: Paperworld 2014

The reaction from a purchasing manager who hadn’t been to Paperworld for a number of years was quite telling. “I’m startled…

Mundt and Morley honoured at NAOPA 2014

In a touching moment, an emotional Mundt collected the award from his son, Bud Mundt Jr, in front of a…

NAOPA winners announced

Core office productMoore Co: Sharewall Full Magnetic Whiteboard TechnologyLogitech: Bluetooth Illuminated Keyboard K810 Cleaning and Breakroom3M: LED Advanced Light FurnitureMoore Co: Shapes Desk…

Paperworld China expands product range

Over and above traditional office supplies, visitors will be able to browse through an extended range from coffee machines, dehumidifiers…

Nuremberg OP show confirmed

The Insight X show, which was originally announced in May, will take place from 8-11 October 2015 and the organisers…

Entries now open for 2015 European Awards

This year, there are ten categories that recognise the very best products, companies and individuals in the industry, including Professional of…

OPI announces dates for 2015 Global Forum

Celebrating its fifth year, the highly regarded, invitation-only forum will once again provide the opportunity to gain unparalleled insight into…

Paperworld 2015 plans revealed

Earlier this year, it was revealed that Messe Frankfurt had reached an agreement with German associations Altenaer Kreis and PBS…

Corwell Expo looks for international standing

Now in its 9th year, the Hungary-based wholesaler’s Expo attracted visitors from neighbouring countries, namely Slovakia and the Czech Republic…

Sugar Ray Leonard at ISSA show

Leonard will host the new ISSA Excellence Awards Luncheon at the close of Friday’s exhibit hours, where the 2014 ISSA…

BOSS calls for 2014 awards entries

There are nine categories with a total of 18 awards up for grabs, and – new for this year –…

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Court dismisses Essendant motion in GPC lawsuit

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) can move ahead with its ‘breach of contract’ legal proceedings against Essendant, a Delaware court has…