Knoll sues Senator for patent infringement

Office furniture manufacturer Knoll has sued UK-based rival Senator for alleged patent infringement related to a design feature on Knoll’s…

Herman Miller now confirms HAY deal

Following on from yesterday’s story about Herman Miller retracting a statement regarding its additional stake in office furniture firm HAY,…

Navigator invests millions to achieve carbon neutrality

Portugal-based paper manufacturer The Navigator Company has announced its commitment to achieve carbon neutrality. Revealed at its Sustainability Forum held yesterday,…

Get ready for Dealer Support LIVE

UK trade publication Dealer Support is holding its annual LIVE event on 17 October. The event will take place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry and…

Amazon Business holding first customer event

The first Amazon Business Exchange (ABX) is taking place in the UK capital London tomorrow. The one-day event is Amazon…

Herman Miller confirms Hay talks but retracts transaction PR

Herman Miller has confirmed that it is in talks to take a further 34% stake in Denmark-based office furniture company…

Grosse to join Staples Solutions

Staples Solutions has announced the appointment of Christian Grosse as its new Regional Manager for Germany, Austria and Poland and…

International ITC files complaint against HP

Imaging supplies trade association the International Imaging Technology Council (Int'l ITC) has filed a complaint with the Green Electronics Council…

Exacompta Clairefontaine grows in declining market

European paper and stationery group Exacompta Clairefontaine has reported a 3.5% year-on-year increase in sales for the first half of…

Synaxon names UK MD

Technology reseller dealer group Synaxon has named Mike Barron as Managing Director of its UK business. The appointment comes a…

HP provides print strategy update, announces restructuring

OPI assesses the key takeaways from HP Inc’s 2019 Securities Analyst Meeting (SAM) that took place at the company’s headquarters…

Domtar to close two paper machines

More capacity reductions have been announced in the paper industry with leading North American producer Domtar confirming it will close…

Former Sharp CEO joins Marco

Leading US print and copier dealer Marco has named former Sharp Electronics America CEO Doug Albregts as President. Albregts most…

IP’s HP Office Pink Ream paper continues to fight breast cancer in 2019

International Paper (IP) has announced the continuation of its Pink Ream campaign in Europe in support of programmes to help…

ECI completes EU acquisition | Officeworks launches BTS campaign | Lamy targets India growth...

This week’s round-up of business supplies-related news from around the globe. ECI completes Trivest acquisition Software solutions company ECI has…

GSA issues e-commerce marketplace RFP

Following yesterday’s news on the consolidation of its multiple award schedules, the US General Services Administration (GSA) has also published…

Willert joins Static Control

Aftermarket imaging giant Static Control has appointed former LMI Solutions VP Annie Willert as its Director of MPS Solutions. Willert…

Big foodservice win for Emerald Brand

Sustainable products manufacturer Emerald Brand has announced a partnership with US foodservice group purchasing organisation giant Foodbuy. Foodbuy is the…

New managing director for Lyreco France

Lyreco’s key French business has a new managing director following the retirement of Stéphane Bossut. Bossut has retired after almost…

GSA releases solicitation for consolidated schedules

The US General Services Administration (GSA) has published its solicitation for consolidating the existing 24 multiple award schedules (MAS) for…

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DEX to provide turnkey MPS solution for Essendant dealers

In the second part of our interview with Harry Dochelli (click here for Part 1), the Essendant President reveals details…