Cost savings boost Acme’s profit

Office products, first aid and cutting tools vendor Acme United grew Q1 operating profit by more than 12% as cost-saving…

eBay hits back at Amazon | Emerald comes to Europe | Amazon exits China...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Following Amazon…

Australian government extends copy paper anti-dumping tariffs

Australia’s Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) has said it will levy duties on A4 copy paper imported from four countries. Following a…

Sales leadership change at Fellowes

Fellowes has confirmed that Beth Wright will lead the company’s sales effort in North America. Wright – who joined the…

New head of sales at Sourcingpartner

US-based office products brand and sourcing services company Sourcingpartner has named Dave Wendell as VP of Sales. Wendell spent almost…

Exacompta on track to close Biella acquisition

The shareholders of Switzerland-based filing manufacturer Biella have shown overwhelming support for the company’s acquisition by Exacompta. During the public…

Acquisition for Jalema

European office products manufacturer Jalema has acquired Germany-based business supplies firm Dataplus. Based in Pfullendorf, Dataplus specialises in polypropylene products…

EVO launches CSR initiative | Complete acquires again | Staples Canada trials same-day delivery...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. UK office…

WH Smith increases focus on stationery

UK-based retailer WH Smith has extended its stationery ranges and given them more prominence in its stores, the company stated…

Reichhold provides Paperworld 2020 update

Messe Frankfurt has issued a press release in which Paperworld Director Michael Reichhold discusses how planning for Paperworld 2020 is…

Edding on solid ground

Writing and presentation products manufacturer edding has reported FY2018 growth in both sales and profits. Sales for the year were up…

Mixed year for Fiducial

Leading French B2B reseller Fiducial Office Solutions recently reported its full-year results for the 12 months ended 30 September 2018,…

Trump targets counterfeit goods | Office Outlet closes stores | Office Depot Europe selects...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. US President…

FILA expecting US improvements

Global school, stationery, art and office products manufacturer FILA has said that its US operations are back on track in…

ACCO UK reveals Brexit contingency plans

As uncertainties continue as to what shape Brexit will take, ACCO Brands’ UK subsidiary has said it will maintain a…

Acquisition for Lindenmeyr Munroe

US paper merchant Lindenmeyr Munroe has bought Pennsylvania-based Beck Packaging. Lindenmeyr Munroe – a subsidiary of Central National Gottesman – said…

Declining paper volumes knock Antalis

European paper merchant Antalis reported a slight dip in FY2018 sales, primarily due to falling demand for paper. FY2018 sales…

Creditors approve Paperchase CVA

UK stationery retailer Paperchase has been given approval from its creditors to pursue a company voluntary arrangement (CVA). The firm…

Mac Papers promotes Boortz

US paper distributor Mac Papers has promoted Craig Boortz to the position of EVP Paper. Boortz has been with the…

Paperworld Middle East gains in popularity

The organisers of Paperworld Middle East 2019 have reported a slight rise in visitor numbers to this year’s show with…

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Support the Ride of Life

Around 25 members of the office products industry have so far signed up to take part in this year’s Ride…