Strong growth for Soennecken

German dealer group Soennecken has revealed that its sales grew by 14% in 2018. The company reported revenue for the…

OP profits up, but sales down for LSC

LSC Communications’ Office Products division has reported an organic sales decline of 2.9% for Q1 2019. The US-based manufacturer said…

Paper sales climb for Domtar

North American paper manufacturer Domtar reported strong Q1 2019 results for its Paper and Pulp division. Sales for Pulp and Paper…

Sales dip for Clorox Professional

US-based manufacturer Clorox has reported a slight decline in Q3 2019 sales for its Cleaning division. Sales fell 1% to…

Acquisition for Eakes

US independent office products dealer Eakes Office Solutions has made another acquisition in its home state of Nebraska. The latest…

Record year for Logitech

Tech products and solutions vendor Logitech has reported record annual sales of $2.79 billion. The company achieved constant-currency growth of…

Record EBITDA for PCA paper unit

The Paper division at Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) reported record adjusted EBITDA margin in the first quarter as it…

Amazon Q1 in numbers | Amazon Business India in the spotlight | Huge investment...

A round-up of this week’s office supplies, business products and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Here are…

3M announces restructuring after slow start to 2019

3M has said it will cut 2,000 jobs worldwide after it reported “disappointing” first quarter results. The restructuring will involve…

Takkt reports growth across all divisions

Business equipment reseller Takkt has reported first quarter organic growth of 5% with all seven of its reporting divisions seeing…

Challenging Q1 for BIC

BIC’s Stationery division reported a 5.8% comparable decline in sales in its Stationery division in the first quarter, although e-commerce…

Organic growth for Essity’s professional unit

Tork brand owner Essity has reported 4% organic growth for the first quarter at its Professional Hygiene division but profits…

Grainger: differentiating via relationships

Grainger’s relationships with its customers are a “unique competitive advantage” said CEO DG Macpherson earlier this week on the company’s…

Virgin Voyages coup for Emerald Brand

Sustainable products manufacturer Emerald Brand has secured a major new partnership with the soon-to-be-launched Virgin Voyages fleet. Virgin Voyages’ inaugural…

Resilient Q1, says Antalis

Paper, packaging and visual communications distributor Antalis has said its first quarter results represent a “resilient” performance in an unfavourable…

Buyer withdraws from ADVEO Italy deal

Negotiations involving Italian distribution group GDN for the purchase of ADVEO Italy have ended without an agreement being reached. In…

Furniture declines at HNI

First quarter office furniture sales at US-based manufacturer HNI were down 5.1% on an organic basis versus Q1 2018, the…

Cost savings boost Acme’s profit

Office products, first aid and cutting tools vendor Acme United grew Q1 operating profit by more than 12% as cost-saving…

eBay hits back at Amazon | Emerald comes to Europe | Amazon exits China...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Following Amazon…

Sales increase for SP Richards

First quarter sales at wholesaler SP Richards (SPR) increased by 1%, parent company Genuine Parts (GPC) has revealed in its…

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Around 25 members of the office products industry have so far signed up to take part in this year’s Ride…