Keurig drives Green Mountain full-year sales

Demand for single-serve coffee packs drove full-year sales at Green Mountain Coffee Roasters (GMCR), with net sales climbing 16% to…

Clarification: Staples earnings in line with analyst expectations

Staples has posted adjusted Q3 earnings per share of $0.42, not $0.21 as OPI reported yesterday. The result was in-line…

Staples Q3 sales fall

Staples has posted Q3 sales of $6.1 billion, down 3.8% on the same period last year.While this was below analyst…

Best Buy returns to same-store growth

The turnaround of consumer electronics retail Best Buy appears to be on track after US same-store sales grew by 1.7%…

European confidence improves in Q4

A renewed feeling of optimism amongst European OP executives was a highlight of OPI's fifth quarterly Business Confidence Survey.41% of…

TriMega reports record year-to-date results

US dealer group TriMega has said that member purchases through its buying programmes are at a record level so far…

OPI readers report lacklustre back-to-school season 

More than 40% of respondents to an OPI poll have reported that their back-to-school performance was down on last year.In…

Office Depot receives $35m Boise windfall

Office Depot has received about $35 million in cash from its stake in Boise Cascade Holdings (BCH).Through its recent merger…

Exacompta Clairefontaine Q3 sales steady

European paper and stationery manufacturer Exacompta Clairefontaine has reported solid third-quarter sales, with a year-on-year increase of 0.8%.The France-based firm…

Price competition hits Turbon sales

Aftermarket consumables manufacturer Turbon said price competition continued to hit its business after reporting a double-digit decline in nine-monthly sales.The…

Avery reports improved profitability

Avery's parent company CCL said the label manufacturer's third-quarter performance exceeded internal expectations as cost savings led to improved profitability.CCL…

Moleskine reports double-digit growth

Sales at high-end notebook maker Moleskine jumped 10.4% to €61.5 million ($83 million) in the first nine months of 2013.This…

ADVEO sales slip in first nine months

Sales at ADVEO slid 3.4% to €819.4 million ($1.09 billion) for the first nine months of 2013.Net profit sank 28.4%…

Avery acquisition helps double sales at CCL

CCL Industries Q3 sales rocketed 91.6% to C$606.6 million ($579.4 million), driven by the acquisition of the Avery Dennison and…

Neenah shows fine paper sales growth

Neenah Paper has reported sales at its fine paper division up 4% for the third quarter of 2013 at $102.6…

Martin Yale sales plummet in Q3

Document and information security vendor Martin Yale has reported a double-digit sales decline for the second quarter in a row.According…

National Envelope boosts Cenveo top line

The recent acquisition of National Envelope was a contributing factor to envelope and print group Cenveo's 1.3% increase in Q3…

Depot and ‘Max feel profit pressures

Office Depot and OfficeMax's Q3 earnings both came up well short of Wall Street's expectations.Office Depot reported adjusted earnings per…

Depot/Max merger completed as Q3 sales slide

As anticipated, the merger between OfficeMax and Office Depot was finally completed yesterday, the same day both companies announced their…

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ADVEO briefs key suppliers

About 50 suppliers to France-based wholesaler and reseller network operator ADVEO were invited to an update briefing at the ADVEO…
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