Weather hits Neenah fine paper

The company reported net sales of $101.5 million in Q1 compared to $99.4 million a year earlier, driven by a…

National Envelope boosts Cenveo’s Q1

Cenveo reported Q1 sales growth of 17% to reach $490.1 million compared to $418.6 million a year earlier. Adjusted EBITDA…

Strong quarter for Newell’s Writing division

The division's Q1 sales were $361.3 million, 6.1% higher than last year, but an 8% increase in local currencies.Newell said…

RR Donnelley hoping for $100m Esselte lift

The Esselte acquisition closed at the end of the first quarter and therefore did not impact RR Donnelley's first quarter…

Avery beats expectations

Avery's sales for the first quarter were $132.9 million. Finding meaningful comparisons with that figure is challenging because former owner…

Biella confirms Chairman; discusses Q1

The filing vendor said last December that Sutter would take over as Chairman following the death last year of long-time…

Cost cutting boosts Pelikan profit

The company announced that group sales fell 8.4% year on year to SFr184.3 ($209 million) mainly due to reduced sales…

Biella acquires again

Carpentier is based in Regensdorf, Switzerland, and was owned by German parent company IBA Hartmann.The latest deal comes after Biella’s…

Improvement at Intimus

The subsidiary – which now trades as both Intimus International and Martin Yale – reported first quarter sales of $6.4…

Weather and closures dent 3M OP sales

Total Q1 sales in 3M’s Consumer business group dipped 0.2% to $1.1 billion in US dollars but increased 2.6% in…

Paper sales drop at Domtar

Adjusted EBITDA fell by $7 million year on year to $124 million and shipments fell 3% or about 24,000 tons.The…

Stora CEO to leave; reports Q1

In a brief statement Stora Chairman Gunnar Brock said the board had “regrets” over Karvinen’s decision but that he would…

Domtar appoints Pulp and Paper division chief

In this role, Garcia will oversee the operations of North America's largest producer of uncoated freesheet paper and a top-three…

China Stationery founder named interim CEO

The plastic stationery manufacturer informed the Malaysian stock market of the news in a regulatory filing, adding that it was…

Strong quarter for Acme

Q1 sales at Acme rose 9% year on year to $19.2 million, operating profit was up 22% to $625,000 and…

Sageworks examines vanishing OP margins

The company said net profit margins in the sector swung from positive to negative in 2013 as the shift to…

Cenveo comments on share volatility

CEO Robert Burton spoke up after Cenveo experienced fluctuating share prices over the past few weeks, during which time the…

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…

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Exclusive: Noble relishing new role at Complete Business Solutions

OPI catches up with Adam Noble, the Managing Director of successful UK dealer Irongate who has recently also taken on…