VOW touts dealer strategy success

With a slew of industry awards under its belt, UK wholesaler VOW is reaping the rewards of its dealer-first approach. The…

Employees want workplace choice

The 2019 Staples Workplace Survey has found that what employees in the US want more than anything else from their…

Study flags cost of poor print security

A report from Quocirca suggests that 60% of organisations have experienced a print-related data breach in the past year. According…

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…

FSIoffice certified by WBENC

US-based dealer FSIoffice has been recognised as a Women’s Business Enterprise. The certification was awarded by the Greater Women’s Business…

Antalis receives distributor award | Tech Data expands in Brazil | Flexsteel appoints CEO

European paper merchant Antalis has been named Distributor of the Year by Integra for the third consecutive year. Antalis was…

Dave Fortune passes away

OPI is very saddened to report that Dave Fortune passed away last week. Dave died peacefully with family members by…

Office air impacts productivity

Performance in UK workplaces is impacted by indoor environment conditions, particularly temperature and CO2 levels, according to new research. The…

GSA to overhaul federal acquisition schedules

The US General Services Administration (GSA) has this week announced a major restructuring of its Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) that…

Dealer Support LIVE returns

UK trade publication Dealer Support is holding its annual LIVE event on 22 November. The event will take place at…

Toppin honoured at City of Hope gala

The US business supplies industry gathered last night at Chicago’s Navy Pier to honour Rick Toppin who collected the 2018…

Acquisition for Armor | Toshiba expands in Mexico | Senior appointments for Xerox, Plantronics...

Aftermarket print consumables firm Armor has acquired the intellectual property rights and Thermal Transfer Ribbon business from receipt, label and…

WeWork expands software offering

Collaborative workspace provider WeWork has widened its range of enterprise services with its fourth acquisition this year. The company has…

Expansion for The Mailing Room

UK postal services company The Mailing Room (TMR) has bought another independent franking machine supplier. The acquisition of Essex-based Franking…

Lyreco announces 2017 Supplier Awards

Lyreco has presented the results of its latest supplier performance assessment.This year, the reseller added two new criteria — competitiveness…

WeWork debuts WeMRKT

Collaborative workspace provider WeWork has opened its first retail space.Based in WeWork co-location offices, WeMRKT will feature many products made by WeWork…

Digital issue July/Aug 2018

To view a flip version of the February issue of OPI magazine please click the links below.Type A — Europe & UKType…

UK OP industry cycles to beat cancer

Charitable funds raised by the UK business supplies sector and its long-established annual Climb of Life (COL) initiative will this…

Chris Milliken passes away

It is with great sadness that OPI learned of the passing of Chris Milliken on 19 June.Milliken was the former…

Entries open for Stationers’ Company Warrant

UK livery The Stationers' Company has launched its 2018/19 Warrant programme.The Warrant recognises excellence within the Communication and Content sectors…

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Support the Ride of Life

Around 25 members of the office products industry have so far signed up to take part in this year’s Ride…