Spicers down almost 16% in H1

An interim trading statement from Spicers' owner Better Capital revealed that the wholesaler's sales for the first six months of…

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…

United Stationers impresses on the bottom line

United reported Q4 adjusted net profit of $34.5 million, or $0.86 per share – a year-on-year increase of 4.9% –…

Bong reveals plan to get back on track

The European manufacturer said it had formulated an action plan which includes focusing on Russia and Eastern Europe after it…

Results follow-up: HP changes drag on United

Speaking on today's earnings conference call, United CFO Todd Shelton said that the HP changes had had a positive impact…

Developing markets boost BIC sales growth

Paris-based BIC reported that it achieved sales of €616 million ($835 million) for its stationery division last year – a…

Sharp declines at Wulff

Q4 sales at the Finland-based group were €22.6 million ($31 million) compared to €25.1 million in the same quarter in…

Lyreco Iberia reports resilient year

In a press release to the Spanish media, the reseller said it achieved 2013 sales in Spain and Portugal of…

Cost reductions help ACCO’s Q4 results

Q4 adjusted operating income at ACCO was $79 million, a 6% improvement compared to the same quarter in 2012, as…

Slingsby shares slide after profit warning

In a statement to the London Stock Exchange on Monday, the company blamed a “challenging” trading climate and “increasing price…

Dealer groups suspend merger talks

In a recent letter to members, TriMega President Mike Maggio confirmed that the boards of TriMega and IS had been…

Interaction reports Q-Connect growth

The group said the growth, which resulted in overall sales of €145 million ($198 million) last year, was down to…

Haworth makes Italian buy

The deal, which is expected to be completed in April, is worth $270 million and will see Haworth take control…

OfficeTeam reports H2 growth

Jeff Whiteway, CEO of UK reseller OfficeTeam, has told OPI the company returned to sales growth in the second half…

Coca-Cola buys 10% stake in Green Mountain

The news, revealed in Green Mountain’s Q1 results, led to an almost 40% jump in the coffee roaster’s share price.In…

PC shipments decline in Western Europe

Overall PC shipments for the region were 14.7 million for the three-month period with all PC segments declining.However, there were…

MPS growth for ZenOffice

The company - which has been a Xerox concessionaire since 2012 - has also named IT sector veteran and document…

Fed sales drop hits HON results

Sales for HNI's office furniture division in Q4 were $417 million, a 1.3% drop from a year earlier. Operating profit…

Knoll reports double-digit office drop

Net sales for the division dropped 10% to $163 million in Q4, with Knoll citing fewer large commercial projects and…

Epson partners with PrintFleet

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

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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…