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…

Staples and Packsize win supply chain award

Packaging manufacturer Packsize and office supplies giant Staples have won the CSCMP Supply Chain Innovations of the Year Award for…

Lyreco teams up with WB Mason for US contract partnership

WB Mason is Lyreco's new global contracts partner in the US, OPI can confirm.Lyreco had previously partnered with OfficeMax for…

National Envelope boosts Cenveo top line

The recent acquisition of National Envelope was a contributing factor to envelope and print group Cenveo's 1.3% increase in Q3…

Wulff introduces staff furloughs

About 20% of staff at Nordic reseller Wulff will be affected by temporary layoffs, the company has revealed.Following a series…

NEMO launches Momentum e-commerce solution

UK dealer group NEMO is launching a new e-commerce solution for its members called Momentum.The new platform has been developed…

Comment: Office Depot + OfficeMax = Office Depot

At least we know the name of the combined Office Depot and OfficeMax entity, if not much else.It was hoped…

Depot and ‘Max feel profit pressures

Office Depot and OfficeMax's Q3 earnings both came up well short of Wall Street's expectations.Office Depot reported adjusted earnings per…

Depot/Max merger completed as Q3 sales slide

As anticipated, the merger between OfficeMax and Office Depot was finally completed yesterday, the same day both companies announced their…

Wulff struggles in Q3

Sales at Nordics reseller Wulff fell sharply in Q3, down 12% year on year to €17.5 million ($24 million).EBITDA was…

Press release: United adds to dealer training programmes

United Stationers is further adding to its 2014 United Dealer Training (UDT) training schedule with a range of new courses…

Press release: Samsung unveils document handling service for SMBs

Samsung has launched a managed print and imaging suite, aimed at small- and medium-sized business.Called Business Core, the solution is…

FMAudit & Office Document Consulting form MPS partnership

ECi has announced a strategic alliance between its FMAudit managed print services (MPS) software and Office Document Consulting (ODC).The partnership…

ACCO shares tumble following Q3 results

ACCO's share price is down by almost 15% so far today following its disappointing third-quarter results and lower full-year outlook.The…

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A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Following Amazon…