Atlanta buys into Geographics

Hoogezand (NL): Atlanta Group, a subsidiary of Smead Manufacturing, has reached an agreement to acquire the production and distribution activities…

Daisytek expands in Australia

Daisytek Australia is to open a new sales and distribution centre in Perth, Western Australia. The company claims that it…

Helping Dealers To Reach Their Prime

"Despite the fact that there are dealer groups and wholesalers fighting the independent dealers' cause in the USA, I knew…

Mixed Q3 results for buy.com

buy.com, the California-based internet superstore, released mixed Q3 results last week. Although loss per share dropped in line with analysts'…

Sales boost for MCSi

Dayton (OH): MCSi has reported a 23% rise in sales in its Q3 results for the period ended September 30th.…

Viking goes live in France!

Office Depot's Viking Office Products subsidiary has launched its latest web site, this time in France. The new site, which…

Avery’s Q3 sales reach $1BN

Avery Dennison has announced its Q3 results for the period ended September 30th, with sales hitting the $1BN barrier for…

Daisytek/PFSWeb – final separation

Plano (TX): In a move intended to signal the final separation of Daisytek and PFSweb, the companies have ended their…

Ikon awarded schools contract

Valley Forge (PA): Ikon Office Solutions has secured a five-year contract to deliver a comprehensive document management solution to the…

New CIO at Tech Data

Tech Data has appointed Joe Osbourn as its new EVP/Worldwide CIO. Osbourn boasts over 27 years' experience in IT and…

Smead’s Global Organisation

Since its acquisition of Hoogezand, Netherlands-based manufacturer Atlanta, US filing supplies provider Smead Manufacturing has been focused on running a…

BCC misses earnings estimates

Boise (ID): Boise Cascade Corporation (BCC)'s Q3 earnings before special items have fallen short of analysts' estimates. BCC, Boise Cascade…

Depot revises Q4 outlook

Office Depot has revised its outlook for Q4, saying that sales performance in its North American Retail Division during October…

Ikon teams with PaperFly

Ikon has teamed with information management solutions company, PaperFly, to help companies transfer large volumes of paper documents to PaperFly's…

New faces at Faber-Castell

Cleveland (OH): Faber-Castell USA has announced three new appointments, including Don Fischer as CFO. Fischer joins Faber-Castell after 14 years…

Spicers names MD of Spain

Sawston (UK): Spicers has appointed Juan Moreno as MD to head up what is expected to be an early entry…

Bic reports Q3 sales growth

Bic has reported a 9% sales increase in Q3, rising from €342M ($294M) a year ago to €374M ($322M). Sales…

Depot to buy Lyreco?

OfficeDepot is set to buy one of Europe's leading contract stationers, Lyreco. Sources close to OPI suggest that a deal…

Ikon’s site ranked in the top 200

Advertising Age's weekly newspaper BtoB has ranked Ikon's web site among its 'Networking 200' top B2B web sites, and one…

New VP of Operations at Onvia.com

Onvia.com has appointed Clark Westmoreland as VP of Operations. Westmoreland joins the company from Hardware.com, where he managed e-tail fulfilment…

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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…