Moleskine opens first London store

The manufacturer - in keeping with its intellectual and creative brand image - has chosen the Canary Wharf area for…

Expanded National Stationery Show held in London

Hundreds of attendees headed to the Business Design Centre in Islington, London, where the two-day show has been moved into…

IP battles weather and costs in Q1

The company posted Q1 operating earnings of $265 million compared to $292 million in the year ago quarter and Q1…

Pelikan Artline to acquire Jasco

The Australian company revealed today that it will acquire Jasco Office Products by the close of business on Thursday 24…

BIC set to acquire 75% of Cello

The €50 million ($69 million) deal is expected to be completed by the end of H1 2014 and will mean…

ADVEO closes Unipapel sale

ADVEO announced the €16 million ($22 million) sale of Unipapel to Springwater in January.The assets that have transferred to Springwater…

Portucel hits out at Moroccan import duties

The company said the tax, brought in by Moroccan authorities, would only serve to harm consumers and end-users in the…

Metsä Board raises prices

The company has announced that an increase of at least €50 ($69) per tonne will come into force throughout Europe…

Mercateo launches in UK

Online trading platform Mercateo launched its UK subsidiary this week. The Germany-based company has certainly been making waves in its…

UPM to close Docelles mill

The mill employs 161 people and the closure – part of the company’s plan to reduce graphic paper capacity in…

Time to enter the NAOPA

Award categories comprise six product awards, and two dealer awards that will recognise the achievements of leading individuals in the…

Pilot feels FriXion boost in 2013

Pilot also said the product now holds a 47% share of the erasable pen market in the US.Looking to future…

ACCO teams up with Skinit for customisable staplers

Users of ACCO's Swingline brand of staplers can now customise their products thanks to a partnership with Skinit.Skinit's range of…

Schneider selects Caimi Luigi for Italy push

German writing instruments manufacturer Schneider is hoping for more inroads into the Italian market after signing a distribution agreement with…

Category reviews

OPI has covered the furniture, cleaning and breakroom, and core office products categories extensively throughout the year. Each segment has…

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GSA provides e-commerce update

One month before it is due to submit a report to Congress on its federal e-commerce marketplace initiative, the US…