Press release: EBB Office joins NEMO

UK reseller EBB Office, formerly known as Denian Office, has joined the NEMO buying group. Read Nemo’s full press release below: ---- NEMO…

Press release: Stationery reseller raises $41 million in financing

Social stationery website Minted.com has raised $41 million in venture capital financing.Read Minted's full press release below:----Minted (www.minted.com), the online…

SPR Q3 sales fall 3.1%

Third-quarter sales at US wholesaler SP Richards (SPR) fell 3.1% to $430.5 million.Tom Gallagher, CEO of SPR's parent company Genuine…

Langdown on XPD’s new Pi initiative

Initiatives to help independent dealers in the UK reduce cost to serve seem to be coming thick and fast. The…

HP working with aftermarket on cartridge chip information

HP has confirmed that it is working with aftermarket manufacturers to correctly identify the origin of printer cartridges.At the Recycling…

Wulff launches cost-cutting drive

Nordics reseller Wulff has said it is in negotiations with staff as it aims to make €1 million ($1.3 million)…

Press release: ISSA launches first scientific cleanliness standard

ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, has launched what it claims is the first “science-based” cleanliness standard for schools. Full press…

Press release: Staples Print Solutions opts for HP

Staples Print Solutions installs two HP Indigo WS6600 Digital Presses in a move HP claims "has transformed its printed label…

GSA issues $600m jan/san RFQ

Office supplies resellers in the US have just under a month to submit their bids for a new $600 million…

Press release: Tejas Office Products honoured by Houston Mayor

Tejas Office Products has been recognised by the Mayor of Houston for its various business achievements and continued commitment to…

Press release: SP Richards relaunches Create-a-Flyer programme.

Wholesaler SP Richards has relaunched its Create-a-Flyer programme with a number of enhancements, including multi-page options that allow dealers to…

Amazon shipping straight from manufacturers’ warehouses

Amazon is cutting down on distribution costs by operating its own dedicated areas in the warehouses of major suppliers, reports…

Grainger adds 100 sales reps

MRO reseller Grainger hired 100 new sales reps in the third quarter as it invests in sales growth.Grainger revealed the…

Press release: Spicers announces recycling initiative

Spicers is introducing a new cartridge recycling programme for its Brilliant partners.Read the wholesaler's press release below:----A Brilliant Recycling Initiative Spicers…

EOSA to leave BPGI

European reseller alliance EOSA will leave the BPGI purchasing consortium at the end of 2014.EOSA has just completed a restructuring…

Press release: Australian association welcomes anti-dumping investigation

The Australian Forest Products Association is supporting an investigation by the country's Anti-Dumping Commissioner into imported copy paper from China.Read…

Press release: Integra to sponsor South Pole expedition

UK dealer group Integra is to sponsor teenage explorer Parker Liautaud's expedition to the South Pole.Read Integra's press release below:----INTEGRA…

Press release: New branding for The Highlands Group

US rep group The Highlands Group has launched a new corporate logo and website.Read Highlands' press release below:----New Web Site…

Editor’s Comment: Lowering prices – competitive or anti-competitive?

An article related to the impact that Staples price-matching Amazon could have on the Office Depot-OfficeMax merger caught my eye…

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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…