City of Hope fundraising breaks records

The National Business Products Industry group has raised a record-breaking amount for the City of Hope medical research institute. At…

Emerald Brand announces Genera partnership

US-based OP products manufacturer Emerald Brand has struck a deal with biomass firm Genera for sustainable fibre solutions. Launching in…

Triumphant second Ride of Life

Members of the UK OP industry have celebrated crossing the finish line for the second successful Ride of Life (ROL)…

Emerald adds Eco-Squad members

Sustainable products manufacturer Emerald Brand has welcomed 33 new accredited dealers to its Eco-Squad. The Emerald Sustainability Accreditation (ESA), which…

Sustainability score for EZOP

US-based independent dealer EZ Office Products (EZOP) has been recognised as a ‘Green Professional’ business as part of the Wisconsin…

Major climate commitment from Amazon

In a significant sustainability announcement, Amazon has committed to using 100% renewable energy by 2030 and being net zero carbon…

ECI and Clover launch integration | ISSA adds to international education team | Recognition...

This week’s round-up of business supplies-related stories from around the globe. ECI and Clover launch integration ECI has announced a…

Emerald Brand expands R&D team

Sustainable products manufacturer Emerald Brand has appointed Alex Cohen to its R&D department as a Senior Manufacturing Engineer. Cohen is…

Strong turnout for Kaut-Bullinger event

Hundreds of Kaut-Bullinger’s B2B customers gathered recently at its headquarters in Taufkirchen, Germany for its customer day. More than 1,000…

Henkel invests in cleaning start-up

Consumer products giant Henkel has led a $5 million seed minority investment in US-based cleaning products start-up Truman’s. Direct-to-consumer brand…

Two Sides relaunches campaign

Paper advocacy group Two Sides has announced a significant relaunch of its ‘Love Paper’ campaign as part of a global…

Sustainability double for BIC | Brazilian PM snubs BIC after Macron row | Exertis...

A round-up of this week’s business supplies-related news from around globe. Sustainability front and centre for BIC Stationery brand BIC’s…

Lyreco commits to PEF

Global business supplies reseller Lyreco has become the first distributor to test its own brand products using the EU Product…

Emerald Brand expands Tree-Free line-up

Sustainable products supplier Emerald Brand has announced the first US-manufactured hot cups made from its Tree-Free technology. The new products…

Walmart Canada gains a CEO | Stora Enso loses a CEO | Alibaba gets...

New CEO for Walmart Canada Walmart Canada has announced the appointment of Horacio (Haio) Barbeito to the position of CEO,…

Integra partners for sustainability strategy

UK dealer group Integra is teaming up with certification programme The Planet Mark to help its members develop a sustainability…

WeWork files for IPO | UK branch opens for InMotion | New job for...

WeWork reveals IPO plans Collaborative workspace provider WeWork has filed for an IPO and is looking to sell $3.5 billion…

Introducing the coffee capsule bike

Nespresso has partnered with Swedish bike brand Vélosophy to produce a bicycle made from recycled aluminium coffee capsules. In what…

Antalis supporting breast cancer research | HP makes Southeast Asia raids | Record year...

A round-up of this week’s business supplies-related news from across the globe. Antalis supporting fight against breast cancer For the…

Mitsubishi Pencil launches plastic-free packaging

Mitsubishi Pencil Company UK, commonly known as uni-ball, has introduced plastic-free packaging for products sold at stationery retailer Ryman. The…

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DEX to provide turnkey MPS solution for Essendant dealers

In the second part of our interview with Harry Dochelli (click here for Part 1), the Essendant President reveals details…