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New CEO at Askul as Iwata forced out

Shoichiro Iwata, the long-standing CEO of leading Japanese office products reseller Askul, has retired from the company after failing to…

Haugh to leave Essendant

Essendant’s VP of its Vertical Markets Group David Haugh is to leave the wholesaler, OPI can confirm. Haugh – who…

Saligram to join Newell

Former OfficeMax CEO Ravi Saligram will take over as the new CEO of Newell Brands, effective 2 October. Saligram, who…

Weedon takes over at Print-Rite Europe

Print industry veteran Steve Weedon is the new CEO of Print-Rite’s operations in Europe, OPI understands. Weedon has been working…

Canadian to lead Amazon Business

17-year Amazon veteran Alexandre Gagnon has been confirmed as the new VP of Amazon Business following the recent departure of…

Former Amazon Business GM joins online wholesaler

Prentis Wilson, until recently the General Manager of Amazon Business, has been named as President of online wholesaling club Boxed.…

Promotion for HKW’s Zhang

Sharon Zhang has been named as CEO and VP of the Asian operations at AF International’s parent company HK Wentworth…

Leadership change at Lyreco

Global business products reseller Lyreco has a new CEO after the departure of Hervé Milcent, OPI can reveal. According to…

Ex-Essendant exec joins Highlands

Sales and marketing services agency Highlands has appointed Tom Costello as Territory Sales Manager. Costello’s role at Highlands will see…

Kimball makes senior appointment

Kimball International has named experienced workplace furniture executive Phyllis Goetz as President of its Kimball brand business unit. Goetz joins…

New head of merchandising for Nemo and Office Club

Graeme Hargreaves has been named as the Group Head of Merchandising at UK dealer groups Nemo and Office Club, effective…

Bowerfind expands role at ECi

ECi's President of its US Distribution and Net1 divisions Brian Bowerfind has now taken leadership of the software company’s European…

Brinkmann takes over at Stabilo

Horst Brinkmann has taken on the role of CEO of writing instruments manufacturer Stabilo following a group reorganisation. Brinkmann’s appointment,…

Former HP exec joins Memjet

Print technology firm Memjet has appointed Marc Johnson as Global Director of Product Marketing. Prior to joining Memjet, Johnson spent…

Newell still searching for permanent CEO

Newell Brands says its hopes to name a permanent CEO in the upcoming weeks as it appointed CFO Chris Peterson…

New CEO at Hallmark

$4 billion greeting cards, gifts, stationery and media group Hallmark Cards has named company veteran Mike Perry as its new…

New officers for ISC

The Imaging Supplies Coalition (ISC) has announced its new Chairman and board members. HP Inc Global Brand Protection Manager Praveen…

Office Depot names new CompuCom President

Office Depot has selected the former CEO of road toll and transport services giant Conduent Transportation to lead the turnaround…

Ex-Fiducial CEO heading French mega dealer

The former CEO of French contract reseller Fiducial Office Solution Laurent Bertrand has been appointed to run the country’s largest…

Ergotron announces new CEO

Office ergonomics vendor Ergotron has confirmed Chad Severson as its new CEO. Severson actually took up the role at the…

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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…