Esselte’s McCormack to retire

Esselte's VP Sales and Marketing North America Ron McCormack is to retire from the company at the end of January.McCormack…

Damman named to soft-carrier board

Experienced European OP executive Peter Damman is to join the board of business supplies wholesaler soft-carrier.Damman has been appointed as…

Maggio to head TriMega

Mike Maggio is to be the new President of US dealer group TriMega.TriMega has been looking for a new President…

Radke leaving Herlitz

German stationery vendor Herlitz has confirmed that board member Thomas Radke will leave the firm at the end of the…

Office Depot appoints Hare to CFO role

New Office Depot CEO Roland Smith has turned to former Wendy's colleague Steve Hare for the CFO job at the…

No pain, no gain for Staples

It was another tough quarter for Staples, but it continues to make progress with its strategic transformation.Staples' full third-quarter results…

Schaefer Shop picks de Goei as Benelux chief

Former Jalema and Office Depot executive Wim de Goei has been appointed Managing Director Benelux at European reseller Schaefer Shop.De…

Boise exec Chung-Li Lee to retire following PCA acquisition

Boise's Director of International Supply Chain Chung-Li Lee has announced his retirement.Lee's position at Boise has been eliminated following the…

Press release: Staples hires CIO

Staples has appointed Tom Conophy as EVP/CIO, overseeing all aspects of the company's global IT organisation.Read the full press release…

Nectere creates Marketing and Data Director role

Dealer services provider nectere has appointed Dawn Kirby to the newly created position of Marketing and Data Director.Kirby has been…

Expanded Far East role for Spicers’ Jenson

Spicers has named Kim Kaare Jenson as General Manager for its Asia-Pacific operations.Jenson was previously General Manager for the wholesaler's…

Highlands expands cleaning and breakroom resources

US manufacturer rep group The Highlands Group has made two regional business development appointments at its cleaning and breakroom team.Kevin…

UOE set to host post office

UK independent dealer UOE has been selected as the new location for the East Finchley post office in north London.The…

Ex-Delhaize America CEO to lead Office Depot

Roland Smith, the former CEO of supermarket group Delhaize America, has been appointed as Chairman and CEO of Office Depot.Smith's…

Wulff introduces staff furloughs

About 20% of staff at Nordic reseller Wulff will be affected by temporary layoffs, the company has revealed.Following a series…

Spicers’ Haynes named to Shoplet role

UK wholesaler Spicers has named Peter Haynes to the role of Account Manager for Shoplet's UK operations.Haynes has been with…

Sharpe joins Office Brands

Australian dealer group Office Brands has named Norm Sharpe as Business Development Consultant.Sharpe will act as a mentor to Office…

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Sycamore to cash in on Staples investment?

Private equity firm Sycamore Partners is intending to recoup around $1 billion in cash from Staples Inc and possibly take…