Wednesday, 19 December, 2018

Scandinavian expansion for Bunzl

UK distribution and services group Bunzl has continued its European growth strategy with an acquisition in Denmark. Located in Copenhagen,…

Leadership changes at Clorox

US cleaning products manufacturer Clorox has reshuffled its executive team following the resignation of COO Dawn Willoughby. Current EVP Cleaning…

VOW announces awards shortlist

UK wholesaler VOW has revealed the finalists for its 2018 Venture Awards. The winners will be announced after the annual…

AOPD broadens facilities offering

Dealer network American Office Products Distributors (AOPD) has extended its supplier business with two new partnerships. AOPD has approved GP…

New CEO for Diversey

US-based jan/san vendor Diversey has announced its replacement for outgoing CEO Dr Ilham Kadri. Mark Burgess will take over from…

Diversey unveils new sustainability strategy

US-based jan/san vendor Diversey has revamped its sustainability goals for 2025. In the company’s Annual Sustainability Report 2018, Diversey released…

Coffee sales fall at JM Smucker

US beverages and snacks vendor JM Smucker reported a decline in coffee sales for the second quarter. Q2 2019 coffee…

ISSA Show attracts new visitors

International cleaning association ISSA reported high numbers of new attendees at its annual ISSA Show North America 2018. The event,…

Mondi simplifies structure | Typo expands in the UK | P&G launches recycled plastic...

South Africa-based paper manufacturer Mondi is proposing to simplify its structure. It will go from being dual listed into a…

Compass simplifies portfolio

UK-based facilities services and catering provider Compass Group has said it will continue to refocus its business offerings in 2019.…

RTC extends jan/san portfolio

Office supplies reseller RTC Proffice has acquired fellow Romanian cleaning and hygiene products firm Paper Plus. Paper Plus is a…

Walmart partners with Microsoft | ARC sales grow | Iconex expands in Europe

US-based print services provider ARC Document Solutions has reported 4.1% growth in Q3 2018 sales to $100.5 million, while adjusted…

Acquisitions steer Cott sales performance

Canada-based beverages solution provider Cott has reported an improvement in Q3 2018 sales, helped by growth in its Route Based…

Keurig Dr Pepper merger pays off

Coffee and beverages manufacturer Keurig Green Mountain has said the acquisition of Dr Pepper Snapple Group has doubled sales in the…

Profit growth for Veritiv

North American B2B distributor Veritiv has reported double-digit profit growth for Q3 2018. Sales increased 3.6% to $2.2 billion in…

ISSA Innovation of the Year revealed

Cleaning association ISSA has awarded its 2018 Innovation of the Year winner on the final day of the ISSA Show…

Solid quarter for Clorox

US-based manufacturer Clorox has reported single-digit growth for its Cleaning division in Q1 2019. For the three months ended 30…

ISSA Hygieia launches mentoring programme

Non-profit organisation ISSA Hygieia Network has introduced a new mentoring programme. The ISSA Hygieia Network Mentoring Program aims to facilitate…

ISSA names 2018 award winners

Global cleaning industry association ISSA has revealed the category winners of its 2018 ISSA Innovation Awards. The awards recognise the…

OP sales decline for 3M

3M has reported a decline in its stationery and office supplies category for Q3 2018. The company’s Consumer division reported…

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Tariff relief for OP industry?

Despite an apparent 90-day ceasefire on the trade war between the US and China, uncertainty still reigns. Scheduled to be…