Friday, 24 January, 2020

B2B progress for Askul

Japanese business products reseller Askul has reported a steady increase in sales and profits in its B2B division for the…

Mixed quarter for Manutan

European MRO and business supplies reseller Manutan reported relatively flat like-for-like sales for the first quarter of its 2020 financial…

Positive year for Ryman

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

Better Capital gives SPOT update

UK private equity firm Better Capital published its interim results at the end of December, providing an update on the…

Herman Miller Q2 below expectations

Softer-than-expected order patterns led to Herman Miller’s second quarter sales coming in below expectations, CEO Andi Owen admitted yesterday. Speaking…

Steelcase impresses in Q3

Workplace furniture leader Steelcase reported a strong set of results in its third quarter and remains optimistic for its prospects…

Record sales for Cintas

US workplace apparel, facility supplies, first aid and safety reseller Cintas has reported strong sales for Q2 2020. Sales for…

Good year for Rapesco

UK-based office products supplier Rapesco has just released its full-year accounts for the 12 months to 31 May 2019. Following…

Sales and earnings up at Manutan

European workplace supplies reseller Manutan has released an overview of its full-year results, with improvements to both the top and…

HP focuses on business

HP Inc declined to comment on the hostile takeover move by Xerox during yesterday’s quarterly earnings conference call. At the…

Online sales jump at Best Buy

Consumer electronics retailer reported a 15% increase in its US online sales in the third quarter. Best Buy’s e-commerce sales…

Schwan-Stabilo highlights “market turmoil”

The Schwan-Stabilo group – which includes the Stabilo Writing Instruments division – has said that “global market turmoil” affected its…

Sales steady at Tech Data

Technology distributor Tech Data has reported flat currency-adjusted sales in the third quarter. The company’s revenue in the three months…

Continued volume declines hit Bong

European manufacturer Bong has reported a drop in third quarter sales despite an improvement in its light packaging segment. The…

School Speciality exploring sale

US-based educational supplies and solutions reseller School Specialty has launched a full strategic review of the business. The company had…

Strong BTS for Avery

Avery reported organic growth of 3.5% in the third quarter after a good back-to-school season in North America. The company…

Warehouse Stationery sales up

New Zealand office supplies retailer Warehouse Stationery grew its top line in the low single digits in its first quarter…

Same-store sales fall at OfficeMate

Thailand’s leading office supplies reseller OfficeMate reported a 2.4% decrease in same-store sales from its 75 outlets during the third…

Acquisitions drive Exertis earnings growth

Adjusted operating profit at DCC Technology – which trades as Exertis – grew by around 40% in the six months…

Zagg keeps mum on takeover speculation

The CEO of mobile accessories vendor Zagg has declined to comment on the company’s ongoing strategic review. Chris Ahern told…

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OPI launches industry recruitment site

We are pleased to announce the launch of OPI Jobs, a dedicated area on the OPI website that will enable…