Growth continues for Cintas

Corporate apparel provider Cintas has posted yet another consecutive quarter of strong sales and profits. Q3 2019 sales were $1.68…

Walmart loses CTO | Clorox sues RB | Acquisition for Performance Food Group

Walmart CTO Jeremy King is leaving the company to pursue other interests. In the meantime, Fiona Tan, SVP of Customer…

3M realigns business divisions

3M has realigned the company to comprise four rather than five business divisions. The newly categorised divisions are: Safety and…

Highlands appoints FM director

US sales and marketing agency Highlands has appointed Bill Marsh as Business Development Director of Facilities Supplies and Breakroom. Marsh…

ISSA creates online supply chain course

Global cleaning association ISSA has partnered with US-based Marquette University to develop an online training course for supply chain management.…

Antalis pursues new shareholding structure

Paper, packaging and visual communications distributor Antalis says it is progressing with plans to implement a new shareholding structure. The…

Another record sales year for Acme

Office products vendor Acme United reported its eighth consecutive year of record sales last week. The US-based firm achieved 2018…

OptiGroup appoints CEO

European B2B distribution company OptiGroup (formerly Papyrus) has promoted Sören Gaardboe to the role of CEO. Gaardboe most recently held…

Coffee gives JM Smucker strong Q3

US beverages and snacks vendor JM Smucker has reported steady growth in its Coffee segment during Q3 2019. Coffee sales…

Imperial Dade makes another acquisition

US jan/san and food service distributor Imperial Dade has acquired the New Jersey branch of Joshen Paper & Packaging.  …

Solid year for Bunzl

UK-based distribution and outsourcing group Bunzl has reported strong organic growth for FY2018. For the 12 months ended 31 December 2018,…

Office beverages drive Cott sales

Canada-based beverages solutions provider Cott has reported both Q4 and FY2018 sales and profit growth. Reporting in US dollars, Q4…

ISSA launches CMI learning platform

Global cleaning association ISSA has announced a new online learning platform under the Cleaning Management Institute (CMI) portfolio. The platform…

AFFLINK appoints sales managers

North American supply chain services company AFFLINK has added two new regional sales managers in the US. Joining the B2B…

Exertis reports operating growth | Cott divests soft drinks concentrate production business | Profit...

Asia Pulp and Paper founder Eka Tjipta Widjaja has passed away at his home at the age of 98. He…

New business drives Compass sales

UK-based facilities services and catering provider Compass Group has reported organic sales growth of 6.9% for Q1 2019. In the…

Professional Products boost Clorox sales

US-based manufacturer Clorox has reported solid growth for its Cleaning division in Q2 2019. During the quarter, which ended 31…

Solid performance for Honeywell safety division

Continued growth for warehouse automation company Intelligrated helped to propel Honeywell’s Safety and Productivity Solutions (SPS) sales in Q4 2018.…

Depot warns of office illness risks

New research from Office Depot has found that poor hygiene practices are leaving UK offices at risk of staff shortages…

Amazon reports growth | Apple sales fall | The Navigator Company ups prices

Amazon has announced a solid quarter of growth in Q3 2018, as sales were up 20% to $72.4 billion and…

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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…