Wednesday, 22 January, 2020

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…

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…

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…

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…

Record decline for PC shipments in 2013

Analysts believe adjustment to the installed base in the PC market has bottomed out as 2013 global PC shipments recorded…

Bunzl continues to acquire

Bunzl has completed three international acquisitions of personal protection equipment suppliers in the US, Germany and Brazil.California-based SAS Safety Corp…

Kensington survey reveals smartphone dependency

Kensington's 2014 Essentials for Mobile Life Survey has revealed just how essential smartphones are for parents and just how easy…

Staples Connect set for big 2014 expansion

Staples has announced an aggressive expansion of its Staples Connect platform following its launch last September.The expansion includes new partners…

HP expands job cuts to 34,000

As part of its multiyear restructuring programme to cut costs, HP now expects to cut a further 5,000 jobs through…

BOSTA to create eco web portal

Belgian office supplies trade assocation BOSTA is to develop a website to help purchasers make better informed decisions about sustainable…

3D to acquire Xerox R&D assets

3-D printing firm 3D Systems has agreed to acquire Xerox's Wilsonville, Oregon product design, engineering and chemistry group for $32.5…

IS expands federal jan/san programme

US dealer group Independent Stationers (IS) has added restroom products to its federal government sales programme.IS is now authorised to…

Dixons turnaround makes progress

European consumer electronics group Dixons has reported strong comparable sales and profit increases for the first half of its financial…

School Specialty reports quarterly sales rise

Educational products vendor School Specialty reported a 3.7% year-on-year increase in its second quarter sales.Sales for the three months ended…

CEPI preparing for revised EU paper standard

European paper industry association CEPI is providing help for those looking to understand the implications of upcoming changes to standard…

Totalpost wins major security screening contract

Mailroom consumables provider Totalpost has been awarded an exclusive contract to supply X-ray security screening machines to the UK government.In…

EU politicians veto waste paper proposal

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) today voted against legislation that proposed changes in the classifying of waste paper.The new…

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OPI launches industry recruitment site

We are pleased to announce the launch of OPI Jobs, a dedicated area on the OPI website that will enable…