Jalema ups recycling credentials

Netherlands-based OP manufacturer Jalema and recycling specialist Van Scherpenzeel have joined forces.Recycled materials supplied by Van Scherpenzeel will be used…

Commercial launches new sustainable office initiative

UK-based business services specialist Commercial Group has launched a new initiative focused on reducing plastic in the workplace.The plan was…

Keurig agrees to pay over fraud case | BJ’s goes public | Antalis completes...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.Beverages manufacturer Keurig…

UK OP industry cycles to beat cancer

Charitable funds raised by the UK business supplies sector and its long-established annual Climb of Life (COL) initiative will this…

Deflecto 2018 Ride for Hope

Workspace products manufacturer Deflecto is fundraising for 2018 Ride for Hope, to raise money for the medical research centre City…

Amazon Business launches new shipping tier | HP Inc to cut 5,000 jobs |...

Amazon Business has launched a new tier for its Prime Shipping service. Named 'Essentials', it enables small businesses with up…

Nestlé rewrites recycling

Nestlé Nespresso has partnered with luxury stationery manufacturer Caran d'Ache to produce a pen made from recycled coffee capsules.The two…

Old Friends donates £1,000 to BOSS charity

The Society of Old Friends has celebrated a standout year for the historic UK industry association by making a donation…

Final Word from Anil Abrol

I read with great interest last month's Plastic Soup Hot Topic where Michelle Sturman pointed out that the world is awash with…

Stora Enso ramps up fight against plastic

European packaging, pulp and paper manufacturer Stora Enso is looking to tackle the global plastic waste crisis.It has signed a…

3M appoints sustainability chief

Consumer brands giant 3M has formed the Sustainability and Product Stewardship Organization to build on its decades-long commitment to environmental issues.The…

Warehouse Group ditches plastic bags | International Paper says no to hostile Smurfit Kappa...

A round-up of this week's office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. The Warehouse Group…

Final Word from Skip Ireland

COS Business Products & Interiors is a mid-sized company in Chattanooga (TN) in the US. We are 77 years old…

Staples Solutions accelerates private label | US steel tariffs to hit Steelcase | Mercateo...

Staples Solutions has gone live with its implementation of retail solution PTC FlexPLM which will enable the acceleration of its private label product…

Pentel Australia boss resigns | 3M settles chemicals lawsuit | Amazon to expand checkout-free...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.General Manager of…

Vendor Special: The good, the great and the exceptional

Customer expectations are sky-high these days. Consumers, in a B2C as well as B2B environment, want to have choice, in…

JM Smucker leadership change | Amazon trials checkout-free stores | Moleskine branches out

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.President of JM…

Experts envision the office of tomorrow

Trend experts have come together to predict what the office of the future might look like.Bored of 2018 already it…

Xerox in talks with Fujifilm | CES 2018 kicks off | UK considers ‘latte...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.Xerox is reportedly…

Depot and charity cut ties

Independent charity Office Depot Foundation has been renamed and is now known as the Listen Learn Care Foundation.Announcing the rebrand,…

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Analysis: Essendant making “strategic investments” in the IDC

Business products wholesaler Essendant said that it spent $19 million on investments in the independent reseller channel (IDC) in the…