Apli invests in production facilities

Barcelona (SPN): Apli Paper has expanded its production and warehouse facilities as part of its on-going investment programme. The company's…

Ikon to reverse part of Q1 charge

Valley Forge (PA): Ikon Office Solutions has revealed that it expects to record a Q4 net profit of about $16M.…

New Director at Edding

Ahrensburg (GER): Edding has appointed Wolfgang Tenbusch as its new Production and Marketing Director. Tenbusch joins Edding from electrical products…

Spicers opens new distribution centre

Sawston (UK): Spicers has opened its new northern distribution centre in Heywood, Lancashire. The new 85,000 sq ft site replaces…

IM appoints CIO as Chief Strategist

Ingram Micro (IM) has expanded the responsibilities of its CIO, Guy Abramo. In a move designed to combine information technology,…

New members at Integra

Newport (UK): Integra Office Solutions has welcomed four new members into its Directory Group - Brian Reynolds Office Supplies, Bizcom,…

Spicers takes control of Oscarnet

Spicers has taken over the development and controlling responsibilities of its e-commerce solution, oscarnet.co.uk, from Sparza, an operating division of…

Bidvest releases annual results

Johannesburg (RSA): Bidvest Group, the distribution, services and trading conglomerate that owns South African contract stationer Waltons and superstore operator…

Imation reveals e-business approach

Imation has revealed plans for its new web site which is currently in the final stages of development. The company's…

New members for IS

Indianapolis (IN): is.group (IS) has announced that two "large contract dealers" have recently become members, significantly boosting the group's buying…

Staples buys new fulfilment centre

Staples has acquired a multi-channel fulfilment centre in Montgomery, New York, to serve its contract, catalogue and e-commerce customers. Staples…

Ingram resigns from buy.com Board

buy.com has announced the resignation of David Ingram from its Board of Directors. Ingram, who is Chairman/President of Ingram Entertainment,…

Nu-kote: Strength From Adversity

For the last two years, Franklin, Tennessee-based Nu-kote International has been involved in something of a battle. In November 1998,…

Staples opens store at Pittsburgh International

Staples has opened its fourth airport store, at Pittsburgh International, adding to the existing sites at Boston Logan, Philadelphia and…

Despec appointments

Cees Phijffer has been appointed General Manager of Despec Netherlands and Despec Logistics. Phijffer joins the company from Xerox Document…

ISC holds Latin America meeting

Sao Paulo (BRA): The Imaging Supplies Coalition for International Property Protection (ISC) held its first-ever meeting in South America recently.…

OyezStraker poised to buy Stat-Plus

Croydon (UK): OyezStraker Group has made a firm offer to acquire business services company Stat-Plus, located in Malden, Surrey, subject…

US wholesalers join forces

Baltimore (MD): In a move designed to strengthen wholesaling in the US office products industry, two US-based wholesalers - O'Henry…

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Court dismisses Essendant motion in GPC lawsuit

Genuine Parts Company (GPC) can move ahead with its ‘breach of contract’ legal proceedings against Essendant, a Delaware court has…