Saturday, 18 January, 2020

Office furniture manufacturers combine

A $200 million North American office furniture group has just been created. Canadian ready-to-assemble (RTA) furniture designer and manufacturer Bestar…

Double acquisition for Delta Plus

European personal protective equipment (PPE) supplier Delta Plus has made two acquisitions and set up a new specialist division in…

Officeworks expands in New Jersey

US contract furniture firm Officeworks has moved into the New Jersey market after announcing another acquisition. The latest company to…

Acquisition for Exacompta Clairefontaine

European stationery manufacturer Exacompta Clairefontaine made a bolt-on acquisition to its digital services operations at the end of 2019. Effective…

Cott makes big water move

Home and office beverages supplier Cott has made a significant announcement as part of its strategy to focus on its…

Euroffice Italy sold

Euroffice has confirmed the sale of its Italian subsidiary to local player GECAL. The UK-based e-tail and technology group said…

Positive year for Ryman

UK office supplies and stationery retailer Ryman has reported revenue and earnings increases for the 12 months ending 30 March…

SYNNEX to split

SYNNEX plans to spin off its Concentrix business services division and become two separate publicly traded companies. The transaction is…

HP awarded $439m | Amazon stores in Germany? | COPA launches young professionals network...

This week’s round-up of business supplies news from around the web. Judge awards HP $439 million HP Inc has been…

HP responds to Xerox

HP Inc has brushed off Xerox’s confirmation of financing commitments for its proposed takeover of HP by saying the purchase…

Mutschler named Chairman as FireKing acquired

Office products industry veteran Jay Mutschler has been named Non-executive Chairman of FireKing International following the company’s acquisition by Champlain…

Acquisitions for Bunzl and Imperial Dade

Jan/san and facilities supplies distribution companies Bunzl and Imperial Dade have each announced an acquisition in the US. International group…

Cott to quit coffee?

International consumer and professional beverages distributor Cott is evaluating strategic alternatives for its coffee, tea and extract business segment as…

Acme makes Canada acquisition

Acme United has acquired the assets of First Aid Central, a Canadian first aid and safety supplier. First Aid Central…

EBP acquires in Europe

Towards the end of 2019, UK-based remanufacturing company Environmental Business Products (EBP) completed the acquisition of German ink supplier Compedo.…

Novexco acquires SPR Canada

Canadian multichannel operator Novexco has acquired the local operations of S.P. Richards (SPR) from the wholesaler’s parent company Genuine Parts.…

Complete acquires again

Complete Business Solutions, the UK’s largest independent dealer, has made another significant acquisition. The latest addition to the Complete fold…

Clover unleashed

OPI catches up with Clover Imaging President Eric Martin after the company’s acquisition by its executive management team and Norwest…

Imperial Dade acquires in Texas

Acquisitive US jan/san and food service distributor Imperial Dade has bought Texas-based reseller Wagner Supply. Wagner was founded in Odessa…

Fuji Xerox to change name after ending agreement

Fuji Xerox will change its name to Fujifilm Business Innovation in 2021 after the company announced it was not renewing…

Big Read

Clover unleashed

OPI catches up with Clover Imaging President Eric Martin after the company’s acquisition by its executive management team and Norwest…