Expanded Far East role for Spicers’ Jenson

Spicers has named Kim Kaare Jenson as General Manager for its Asia-Pacific operations.Jenson was previously General Manager for the wholesaler's…

Office Depot receives $35m Boise windfall

Office Depot has received about $35 million in cash from its stake in Boise Cascade Holdings (BCH).Through its recent merger…

Exacompta Clairefontaine Q3 sales steady

European paper and stationery manufacturer Exacompta Clairefontaine has reported solid third-quarter sales, with a year-on-year increase of 0.8%.The France-based firm…

o2o seeks further cost savings

Leading UK reseller office2office (o2o) has said that it is implementing further cost savings as it looks to offset continued…

Fire hits Austria’s Lenzing Papier

The paper machine at Lenzing Papier in Austria has been at a standstill since 5 November after a fire broke…

Corwell on track with facility expansion

European wholesaler Corwell says it is making good progress with the expansion of its warehousing facilities.Work to double the storage…

UOE set to host post office

UK independent dealer UOE has been selected as the new location for the East Finchley post office in north London.The…

Amazon launches virtual desktop solution

Amazon continues to extend its influence in the cloud computing space with the launch of a managed desktop service from…

Ingram Micro adds services for public sector resellers

IT distributor Ingram Micro has introduced three services to help its resellers compete more effectively in the public sector channel.Ingram…

Staples launches B2B app

Staples has launched a mobile app in the US for its Advantage business customers.The Staples Advantage app – available for…

Price competition hits Turbon sales

Aftermarket consumables manufacturer Turbon said price competition continued to hit its business after reporting a double-digit decline in nine-monthly sales.The…

Avery reports improved profitability

Avery's parent company CCL said the label manufacturer's third-quarter performance exceeded internal expectations as cost savings led to improved profitability.CCL…

Supplies Network becomes PrintFleet LINK partner

Distributor Supplies Network has joined managed print specialist PrintFleet's LINK partner network.PrintFleet's LINK is a new platform that enables business…

Moleskine reports double-digit growth

Sales at high-end notebook maker Moleskine jumped 10.4% to €61.5 million ($83 million) in the first nine months of 2013.This…

ADVEO sales slip in first nine months

Sales at ADVEO slid 3.4% to €819.4 million ($1.09 billion) for the first nine months of 2013.Net profit sank 28.4%…

Avery acquisition helps double sales at CCL

CCL Industries Q3 sales rocketed 91.6% to C$606.6 million ($579.4 million), driven by the acquisition of the Avery Dennison and…

Analysis: Illinois tax break row may keep Depot in Florida

A row over offering too many tax incentives to businesses has stalled an Illinois State bill that would offer the…

Climb of Life breaks sponsorship record

The 2013 Climb of Life (COL) set another record this year, raising more than £81,000 for the Institute of Cancer…

Neenah shows fine paper sales growth

Neenah Paper has reported sales at its fine paper division up 4% for the third quarter of 2013 at $102.6…

Martin Yale sales plummet in Q3

Document and information security vendor Martin Yale has reported a double-digit sales decline for the second quarter in a row.According…

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Exacompta to acquire Biella

A major acquisition in the declining filing category has been announced in Europe as Exacompta makes a €33.5 million ($38…