United reveals Depot impact

Commenting in United's Q1 earnings release on Office Depot's decision to make SP Richards its first-call wholesaler, United CEO Cody…

Stora CEO to leave; reports Q1

In a brief statement Stora Chairman Gunnar Brock said the board had “regrets” over Karvinen’s decision but that he would…

Manutan reports on H1 and Q2

The company recorded H1 turnover of €283 million ($390 million) compared to €298 million in the year-ago period.Q2 turnover was…

Lexmark reports MPS growth

Lexmark reported Q1 revenue of $878 million compared to $884 million a year earlier. Net earnings dropped to $29 million…

SPR sales down slightly

The wholesaler reported first quarter sales of $418.1 million, down slightly from last year's figure of $420.1 million.This number includes…

HNI’s Q1 sales stable

Total Q1 office furniture sales at HNI were $358.4 million, a reported decrease of 2%, but down just 0.2% on…

Strong quarter for Acme

Q1 sales at Acme rose 9% year on year to $19.2 million, operating profit was up 22% to $625,000 and…

Bunzl announces further acquisitions; Q1 results

The company said Q1 revenue rose 5% year on year at constant exchange rates although overall revenue was flat at…

Sageworks examines vanishing OP margins

The company said net profit margins in the sector swung from positive to negative in 2013 as the shift to…

Sequana shares suspended

The move comes after the release of the company's full-year 2013 results which included news of a restructuring of the…

Synnex sales surge

The company revealed that sales in its distribution division – which has been renamed Technology Solutions – reached $2.9 billion…

o2o profit stable after sales increase

Underlying pre-tax profit for the 12 months to 31 December 2013 was £4.19 million ($7 million) - virtually the same…

IP battles weather and costs in Q1

The company posted Q1 operating earnings of $265 million compared to $292 million in the year ago quarter and Q1…

ASKUL reports double-digit growth

For the nine-month period to mid-February, ASKUL reported sales of ¥182.4 billion ($1.77 billion), 10.1% higher than the same period…

Turbon hit with double-digit decline

Aftermarket laser cartridge manufacturer Turbon has blamed weakness in the European market after posting a double-digit sales decline.The German company…

Steelcase reports sales growth

The US-based company has announced that sales for the full year – the 12 months to 28 February - reached $2.94 billion, up…

Depot releases pro forma results

The figures show combined full-year sales for Office Depot and OfficeMax of $16.83 billion, a 4.5% decline compared to the…

Vasanta reveals 7% sales growth

VOW parent group Vasanta has said that sales grew by 7% in 2013.Although light on actual figures, the company announced…

Herman Miller posts Q3 sales rise

The US company has announced that fiscal year 2014 Q3 sales totaled $455.9 million – up from $423.5 million the…

Profit jumps at Plaisio

The Interaction member achieved 2013 EBITDA of €23.5 million ($32.7 million), up 37% versus the 2012 figure, while pre-tax profit…

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SPR announces new HQ and DC plans

North American wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) is set to move to new headquarters in the coming weeks following last month’s…