What do Tim Tebow, GSA and FSSI have in common?

Nothing really, but it made you read this!Regarding Tebow [a much-maligned American football quarterback – Ed ], my wish is…

ISSA launches gaming app

Called Angry Janitors, the game provides facts and tips on cleaning in between 30 gaming levels where the player has…

SOFEA set for March vote

The association was formally established at a meeting in Frankfurt yesterday evening which was attended by more than 110 people.SOFEA's…

Strong turnout for new product evaluation association

SOFEA (which stands for Sustainable Office European Association) will formally be established in Frankfurt on Monday 27 January during a…

Nemo launches schools catalogue

Incorporating Nemo’s ‘doodle’ inspired look used in its annual Office Style catalogue, the new 800-page publication is branded as Office…

Logitech boosted by tablet accessories

Growth was driven by sales of tablet keyboard covers such as the Ultrathin Keyboard Cover and the Ultrathin Keyboard Folio…

Green Matters

Totalpost’s green initiatives pay offTotalpost has announced that it has saved 53 tonnes of carbon emissions so far in 2011.The…

Sector analysis: BTS preview

A new kind of schoolingPreparing to go back to school after the long summer holiday is not what it used…

UPM to close Docelles mill

The mill employs 161 people and the closure – part of the company’s plan to reduce graphic paper capacity in…

Best Buy to sell MindShift

Best Buy only bought MindShift in 2011 for $167 million in a move designed to help the company diversify its…

Emerald Brand announces award winners

Recognising “remarkable achievements in sustainable practices”, the awards were presented in four categories. The winners were: The Weeks Lerman Group…

Spicers to launch closed loop paper solution

The 5 Star Remarkable Loop Paper programme – which will be officially launched at a Brilliant partner event on 30…

Staples launches new tech trade-in service

The programme enables customers to receive Staples ‘eCash’ cards for use in Staples stores and on Staples.com when they trade…

DAMS continues expansion

Managing Director Chris Scott said: “Increasingly, fabric colours and patterns that match corporate branding or complement interior colour schemes are being used…

Crafty business

There’s nothing new about the adjacent arts and crafts category, but it has had notable peaks in the OP channel, in…

Marley Coffee targets Europe for office push

The company enjoyed a successful 2013, establishing itself in high-end retailers such as Selfridges and Planet Organic and larger European…

Time to enter the NAOPA

Award categories comprise six product awards, and two dealer awards that will recognise the achievements of leading individuals in the…

Pilot feels FriXion boost in 2013

Pilot also said the product now holds a 47% share of the erasable pen market in the US.Looking to future…

Apple tablets hit Staples stores

Staples has started selling Apple tablets in-store having previously had them available only for online customers.In a significant move for…

Strong results for SYNNEX

IT distributor and services company SYNNEX has posted Q4 and FY results that topped analysts’ expectations.The company reported Q4 net…

Big read

eBay hits back at Amazon | Emerald comes to Europe |...

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