Hon enhances CET Designer

Office furniture brand The HON Company has improved its design and specification tools with the introduction of CET Designer Extension.…

Office Environment Company reveals merger plans

US-based independent dealer Office Environment Company has provided details of an Agreement and Plan of Merger with fellow dealer Kerr…

IOPFDA seeks tariff exclusions

US-based Independent Office Products and Furniture Dealers Association (IOPFDA) has spoken to the United States Trade Representative (USTR) about US…

UK expansion for BakkerElkhuizen

Netherlands-based manufacturer BakkerElkhuizen has acquired the distribution activities of UK partner Osmond Ergonomics. As of 1 September 2018, BakkerElkhuizen now…

Joan Miller passes away

OPI is very saddened to report that well-known and respected OP icon Joan Miller passed away on 21 August at…

Herman Miller elects new CEO

Office furniture manufacturer Herman Miller has revealed who will succeed CEO Brian Walker. Andi Owen will take over as CEO…

Furniture orders drive School Specialty sales

Educational products reseller School Specialty has reported strong double-digit growth in its Q2 furniture category. Furniture sales were up 22.4%…

Double digit growth for Knoll in Q2

US-based furniture maker Knoll has reported impressive Q2 sales and profit for its Office segment. For the three months ended…

Dynamic joins FusionPLUS Data

UK office furniture manufacturer Dynamic Office Solutions has partnered with product content provider FusionPlus Data. Featuring seating, furniture and other office…

International Paper sales growth | ECi appoints new CFO | Staples announces scholarship campaign

Canadian office supply reseller Staples Canada found that 60% of Canadian parents, teachers and students enjoy the back to school (BTS) season.…

Amazon Prime Day spending hits $4.2 billion | Turbon merges sales departments | Lexmark...

A lawsuit between 3D technology firms Desktop Metal and Markforged could have major implications for the industry. The two companies are battling over…

New products boost Herman Miller sales

US office furniture manufacturer Herman Miller has reported record Q4 2018 sales, helped in part by an active year for product…

Event Review: Pretty in pink

 From 22-24 May, the Clerkenwell area in the UK capital was awash with CDW's distinct pink colour scheme as it…

Category Update: Time to collaborate & listen

The role the workplace plays in the emergence of health and well-being trends continues to grow unabated, and office furniture…

Steelcase expands education portfolio

Office furniture manufacturer Steelcase has acquired Smith System Manufacturing Company.Smith System is a Texas-based manufacturer of furniture for the preK-12…

Herman Miller makes further moves in Europe

Office furniture manufacturer Herman Miller has taken a stake in a second European business in as many days.The company has…

Steelcase teams up with West Elm

Office furniture vendor Steelcase is to team up with furniture lifestyle brand West Elm to create new workplace solutions.While details…

Herman Miller expands well-being portfolio

Office furniture manufacturer Herman Miller is leading a group of investors to acquire Maars Living Walls.Herman Miller will acquire 48% equity of…

Safco owner appoints new CEO

Safco owner Liberty Diversified International (LDI) has named its new CEO. Matt Homan takes the helm of the office furniture maker. He…

ESI brand gets a makeover

Workplace wellness solutions company ESI has undergone a corporate rebrand.ESI, a manufacturer of ergonomic and health-related products, was acquired by OP…

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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…