Navigator reports tough Q4

Portuguese pulp and paper group The Navigator Company has reported a drop in paper sales volume for Q4 2018 due…

Antalis remains resilient

European paper merchant Antalis said despite a volatile market, FY2018 sales are expected to be stable. In the company’s unaudited…

Sappi hit by weak markets

Printing and writing paper sales declined in Q1 2019 for South Africa-based paper group Sappi. For the three months ended…

Successful show for Paperworld

Paperworld has reported renewed growth for its 2019 event, helped by a high degree of international attendees. Organiser Messe Frankfurt…

Impressive Q4 for Domtar

North American paper manufacturer Domtar has reported one of its best quarterly performances since 2011. Q4 2018 sales grew 4%…

Strong end to FY2018 for IP

International Paper has reported record results in Q4 2018, with a solid performance across its portfolio. For the three months…

NTS joins FusionPlus Data

Ireland-based stationery and tape distributor National Tape Sales (NTS) has partnered with UK content specialist FusionPlus Data. The new and…

OP sales growth for 3M

3M has reported a sales increase in its stationery and office supplies category for Q4 and FY2018. Q4 sales for…

Amazon debuts autonomous delivery vehicle | BIC opens largest stationery factory in Asia |...

Amazon has debuted its new self-driving delivery device called Scout. The cooler-sized autonomous ‘vehicle’ will begin delivering packages to customers…

Billy Swayze passes away

OPI is saddened to report that William “Billy” Hilton Swayze passed away this weekend at the age of 32 from…

Paperworld reveals seminar programme

Paperworld organiser Messe Frankfurt has announced details of its Future Office seminar programme. Talks will include a critical look at…

New hall layout for Insights-X

Germany-based stationery trade fair Insights-X has revealed a new exhibition space layout for its 2019 event. As construction work is…

Shachihata expands sales division

Writing instruments manufacturer Shachihata has appointed a new European Sales Business Development Manager to target increased market share in the…

Paperchase considers CVA

UK stationery retailer Paperchase has reportedly called in consultants to explore a potential Company Voluntary Agreement (CVA). First reported in…

Konica Minolta acquisition | Paperchase creates biodegradable stationery | Staples Solutions launches charity giveaway

Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA has acquired the enterprise content management business segment from Texas-based software company ThoughtTrace. More details:…

Arjowiggins’ UK companies enter administration

The UK operations of pulp and specialty paper business Arjowiggins have been placed in administration. The measure comes after parent…

Paperworld Middle East prepares for growth

Paperworld Middle East 2019 is gearing up for an increased presence from European companies at its annual event. The expo…

Stationery Awards adds new categories

The UK Stationery Awards has expanded to include new Retailer and Stationery Designer of the Year categories. Specialist shops and…

Georgia-Pacific to exit office paper category

US-based paper and hygiene products manufacturer Georgia-Pacific (GP) has confirmed it will permanently shut down its last remaining communication paper…

Same-store growth at Ryman

Despite the widely reported woes of the UK retail sector, stationery and office supplies chain Ryman reported a same-store sales…

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Exacompta to acquire Biella

A major acquisition in the declining filing category has been announced in Europe as Exacompta makes a €33.5 million ($38…