Bong secures new financing

European envelope and packaging manufacturer Bong has secured financing for the next three years. The company said the funding will…

Double-digit growth for Exertis

European IT wholesaler DCC Technology, which operates as Exertis, has reported a solid H1 2019. For the six months ended…

Depot turnaround still a work in progress

Office Depot’s third quarter earnings results this week certainly caught the eye of Wall Street and the US media as…

School Specialty reports shipping delays

Educational supplies reseller School Specialty has reported that shipping delays from staffing issues in its peak back-to-school season impacted sales…

Improved performance for Warehouse Stationery

New-Zealand-based retailer Warehouse Stationery has recovered from last year’s systems disruptions with a solid start to its 2019 financial year.…

Walmart partners with Microsoft | ARC sales grow | Iconex expands in Europe

US-based print services provider ARC Document Solutions has reported 4.1% growth in Q3 2018 sales to $100.5 million, while adjusted…

Keurig Dr Pepper merger pays off

Coffee and beverages manufacturer Keurig Green Mountain has said the acquisition of Dr Pepper Snapple Group has doubled sales in the…

Office Depot reports BSD growth

Office Depot Inc says its Business Services Division (BSD) grew organically in the third quarter. In the company’s Q3 earnings…

Polycom doubles Plantronics sales

Personal audio communications manufacturer Plantronics has said its Q2 2019 sales more than doubled due to the impact of the…

North American declines set in at Avery

A weak North American market has resulted in Q3 losses for office products vendor Avery. Q3 2018 sales for the…

Highest sales in 15 years at Kimball

US-based office furniture manufacturer Kimball has reported its highest quarterly sales figures in over 15 years and strong double-digit organic…

Profit growth for Veritiv

North American B2B distributor Veritiv has reported double-digit profit growth for Q3 2018. Sales increased 3.6% to $2.2 billion in…

Newell responds to tariffs

Newell Brands has revealed plans to change its manufacturing strategy in response to the trade war between the US and…

Restructuring costs hit Paperchase

UK stationery retailer Paperchase has reported losses for the year ended 3 February 2018, despite a sales increase of 6%.…

Pricing trends underpin Domtar growth

North American paper manufacturer Domtar saw Q3 2018 sales increase due to a strong performance in its Pulp and Paper…

Solid quarter for Clorox

US-based manufacturer Clorox has reported single-digit growth for its Cleaning division in Q1 2019. For the three months ended 30…

Acquisition drives Wulff sales

Nordics office products reseller Wulff has reported an increase in Q3 2019 sales. For the third quarter, sales grew 6.6%…

TOPS office products owner to be acquired

LSC Communications, the parent company of US office products brands TOPS and Quality Park, is to be acquired by $4…

Bold moves boost Knoll sales

New creative directions have helped drive Q3 sales for US furniture manufacturer Knoll. The acquisition of Scandinavian office furniture brand…

Analysis: Double-whammy hit ACCO’s Q3 results

ACCO’s Q3 performance in the US nosedived largely as a result of issues in the wholesaling channel and economic factors…

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Staples CEO reiterates Essendant promises

Staples Inc CEO Sandy Douglas wrote to Essendant counterpart Ric Phillips earlier this week to express his “unwavering excitement” at…