Keurig and Starbucks amend K-Cup deal

The two companies have agreed that altering the deal would help expand the Starbucks range of K-Cup offerings while also…

Portucel announces price rises

Paper manufacturer Portucel is increasing the prices for its uncoated woodfree (UWF) paper products throughout Europe from the beginning of…

Büroring signs up mailroom firm

Last year, the company- which is publicly-listed and has sales subsidiaries across Europe, North America and Singapore - committed to…

Depot hit with $3.6m overcharging claim

A report published by the Dallas City Auditor's office on 28 February claimed non-compliance with contract pricing and failure to…

News Analysis: GSA RFP disappoints NOPA

At the end of January, the US General Services Administration (GSA) finally released its request for proposals (RFP) document for its…

Renz signs French distribution agreement

The partnership means Clementz Euromegras will be the sole agent representing the Renz brand in France through its website and…

EOSA strengthens Spanish presence

Spain-based Agrupacion Suministradores de Oficinas Disnak was ratified as a new member at a recent EOSA members assembly meeting.Disnak is…

Epson partners with PrintFleet

The collaboration aims to enable IT network professionals and dealers working in managed business environments to remotely monitor and manage…

Beta reveals stationery wholesaling plans

Beta launched a limited office products range in April 2013, but has now announced a wider assortment of products –…

GSA issues office supplies RFP

The new contract – known as OS3 – will run for a five-year period, with suppliers being awarded places for…
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FSSI OS3 office supplies contract – David Harris, Impact Office

Federal government sales specialist David Harris of Impact Office talks about the advantages of belonging to a small business consortium…

WH Smith extends Wincanton contract

WH Smith has extended the contract of its transport management provider Wincanton as it looks to create business efficiencies and…

Superstat commits to Spicers

Dealer group Superstat has entered into an exclusive wholesale arrangement with Spicers.It is a decision which Superstat says reflects the…

Further consolidation at West Point

West Point Products will continue its consolidation by ceasing operations at its Valley Grove facility in West Virginia.Sales and admin…

Supplies Network realigned under parent company

Supplies Network has been rolled under the umbrella of its parent company Distribution Management (DM) in a move designed to…

End of an era for NAPM

NAPM director Tim Bowler cited the loss of Paperlinx and Antalis as members and ongoing competition concerns as the primary…

ADVEO sells industrial business unit

ADVEO has agreed to sell its industrial business unit to Swiss investment fund Springwater Capital.The €16 million ($22 million) deal…

Waits acquires two Osbornes stores

Former Osbornes owner John Waits has bought two of the chain's stores from the administrators.The 180-year-old stationery firm – which…

HP expands job cuts to 34,000

As part of its multiyear restructuring programme to cut costs, HP now expects to cut a further 5,000 jobs through…

Federal office supplies RFP expected in January

The final request for proposals (RFP) document for the new US federal government office supplies contract is expected to be…

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ISG shareholders approve mega merger

The board of directors of Independent Suppliers Group (ISG) has announced that 83% of its common shareholders have approved the…