Saturday, 29 February, 2020

5 minutes with…

Describe what you do in about 20 words. Bring sales and profit opportunities to the independent dealer channel and manufacturers within…

Big Interview: Alan Ball

It's unprecedented for the same person to be the subject of an OPI Big Interview twice in the space of…

Final word: Tom Rodda

Why does a UK premier league footballer play on average 180 minutes per week and yet train for 720 minutes per…

5 minutes with: Brad O’Brien

What’s the worst job you’ve ever had? I was an apprentice electrician. I worked out fairly quickly that I was a…

5 minutes with…

Describe what you do in less than 20 words. Meet people, listen to them, motivate them, give advice to them…

Big Interview: Dave Jenkins

Anyone who is familiar with the South African office supplies and stationery industry will know what a traditional place it…

5 minutes with… Andy Braithwaite

Describe what you do in less than 20 words. Oversee – and sometimes contribute to – the editorial content of OPI.Your…

5 minutes with: Dave Walmsley

Describe what you do in fewer than 20 wordsReporting to the CEO, I'm responsible for Lyreco's sales channels to market,…

Never a dull moment

Office products have frequently been described as not being particularly sexy – and that’s fair enough… probably – but woe…

Focusing on the essentials

Despite the uncertainties surrounding the office supplies industry, United Stationers’ share price is bucking the trend and is trading at…

Channel crossing

Big box sales and profit growth – not to mention retail expansion – isn’t something you see every day in…

New chairman for UFIPA

Potier, who is General Manager for JM Bruneau, was elected during the association’s General Assembly held 12-13 June in Cannes,…

Metsä Board appoints new CEO

Joukio has held numerous positions within the company and leaves his current position as CEO of Metsä Tissue Corporation to…

News snippets 13 June 2014

’ new CEO Greg Michael to speak at the Superstat conference on 20 June at the Oxford Belfry Hotel.  Michael…

Office Power appoints business development manager

Hill has over 15 years’ experience in the OP industry including roles at John Sainsbury Office Equipment and Pitney Bowes.…

CEO change at Fellowes

After spending 31 years in the role of Fellowes CEO, Jamie Fellowes will remain Chairman of the Board in a…

ECi creates e-commerce division

Alongside this move, Andrew Morgan has been named as President of the Office Products division. Morgan joined ECi last year…

BOSS Federation announces new chairman

Durable UK’s Managing Director Sean Starkey has been named as Chairman of the BOSS Federation. The appointment was announced at the…

SPR promotes Gatens

In his new role, Gatens will be responsible for print and digital media activities, in addition to overseeing all marketing…

International Paper names new president

Moving up from his current role as SVP for Industrial Packaging, Sutton will now assume responsibility for the company’s operations.…

Big Read

HP to hold talks with Xerox

The chances of HP Inc acquiring Xerox went up by a couple of notches following yesterday’s highly anticipated Q1 earnings…