Allied opens in Chicago

Allied Your Office Partner has expanded its trading area by opening an office in Chicago, Illinois. The new office will…

Expanded Staples roles for Harsant

Staples has promoted Edward Harsant to the newly created position of President, North American Superstores. Harsant, previously President of Staples'…

MCSi Q2 sales soar

MCSi has reported a 51% leap in sales in its Q2 results for the period ended June 30th, jumping to…

Smartoffice is born

Peakhour, the B2B internet company, has launched a new office supplies e-tailer aimed at SMEs, called Smartoffice.com.au. Supplied by Corporate…

Avery Dennison profits up 14%

Avery Dennison has beaten analysts' estimates in its Q2 results for the three months ended July 1st. The company reported…

GBC names Hewitt as President of OP group

General Binding Corporation (GBC) has appointed Dave Hewitt as President of its office products group. Hewitt joins the company from…

MCSi signs Westek merger agreement

MCSi has announced a definitive merger agreement with Westek Presentation Systems, an integrator of audio-visual products. MCSi's Chairman and President/…

SPR issues Advantage rebates

SPR has announced the first release of rebate cheques to qualifying SPR Advantage members. The programme, new for 2000, gives…

Avery takes Spicers award

Avery's UK arm, meanwhile, has scooped the Spicers 'Supplier Of The Year Award' for the third year running. Avery's General…

GBC reports Q2 results

GBC has reported sales of $221.5M in its Q2 results for the period ended June 30th, compared to sales of…

Nelson takes over as Depot CEO

Delray Beach (FL): Bruce Nelson has been installed as new CEO at Office Depot, replacing Dave Fuente who has become…

SPR strikes agreement with e-tailer

SP Richards (SPR) has signed an agreement with Americana Publishing to supply school and office products through a new web…

BOP signs deal with Epylon

BOP has announced an alliance with Epylon, a provider of hosted e-business solutions for education and government institutions, to offer…

Goldstein retires from CFO position

The company's CFO, Barry Goldstein, has announced that he is to retire from the company as soon as a suitable…

New acquisition for Scotland-based dealer

Langstane Press, which claims to be Scotland's largest independent dealer with annual sales of more that £12M ($18.2M), has acquired…

Stabilo promotion for Reynolds

Chris Reynolds has been promoted to Marketing Director at Swan Stabilo (UK). Reynolds, who was formerly marketing manager, joined the…

Buhrmann acquires ANFA

Buhrmann has further strengthened its position in the European office products market with the acquisition of France-based distributor ANFA. ANFA…

GPC reports sales boost

SPR's parent, Genuine Parts Company (GPC), has reported a record set of Q2 results for the period ended June 30th.…

New e-tailer launches in Hong Kong

bigboXX.com, a new B2B e-commerce office products operation serving the Hong Kong marketplace, has officially been launched with the opening…

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Office Depot France denies works council allegations

Office Depot has categorically denied allegations of the misuse of company funds made by workers’ representatives in France. As reported…