Where will Staples Inc go with DEX acquisition?

Staples’ move for managed print firm DEX Imaging is intriguing for both office technology and office supplies resellers. Our colleagues…

New role for MPS expert MacDonald

Managed print services (MPS) industry expert West MacDonald has been named as VP of Business Development at technology services and…

Paperchase set to close stores

UK stationery retailer Paperchase could close up to 28 of its stores as it looks to renegotiate leases with its…

Another record sales year for Acme

Office products vendor Acme United reported its eighth consecutive year of record sales last week. The US-based firm achieved 2018…

Strong year for Moleskine

Stationery and lifestyle products brand Moleskine has reported impressive 2018 financial results, with strong growth on both the top and…

OptiGroup appoints CEO

European B2B distribution company OptiGroup (formerly Papyrus) has promoted Sören Gaardboe to the role of CEO. Gaardboe most recently held…

“Pleasing” results for Veritiv

Packaging and Publishing helped drive modest improvements in Q4 2018 for North American B2B distributor Veritiv. Despite declines in its…

New CEO for Kodak | Veritiv offloads business segment | Xerox launches self-service kiosk

Kodak has announced that CEO Jeff Clarke is stepping down and current Chairman of the board of directors Jim Continenza…

Supplies sales slow for HP Inc

HP Inc reported flat sales for its Printing segment in Q1 2019 as customers move to buy supplies online.  Quarterly…

Mondi paper profits up

Mondi has reported a strong 2018 for its uncoated fine paper (UFP) division, despite a fall in demand. For FY2018,…

Research shows decline in core office products

A research report from Penfold Research has found that for the first time, sales of non-core office and work supplies…

Coffee gives JM Smucker strong Q3

US beverages and snacks vendor JM Smucker has reported steady growth in its Coffee segment during Q3 2019. Coffee sales…

Imperial Dade makes another acquisition

US jan/san and food service distributor Imperial Dade has acquired the New Jersey branch of Joshen Paper & Packaging.  …

HNI back on track

HNI, parent company of the HON office furniture brand, has reported a return to growth in its fourth quarter and…

ALSO reports stable growth

European technology distributor ALSO has reported a steady performance in 2018 following fundamental structural optimisation over the course of the…

Armor launches digital platform

European aftermarket print consumables firm Armor has launched a new digital exchange platform called Armor Connect. Armor Connect provides a…

Solid year for Bunzl

UK-based distribution and outsourcing group Bunzl has reported strong organic growth for FY2018. For the 12 months ended 31 December 2018,…

Office beverages drive Cott sales

Canada-based beverages solutions provider Cott has reported both Q4 and FY2018 sales and profit growth. Reporting in US dollars, Q4…

Staedtler appoints new MD

Writing instruments vendor Staedtler has named Karl-Heinz Raue as the new Managing Director of its German affiliate. Raue began working…

Organic declines at Avery

CCL Industries, parent company of Avery, has reported its Q4 2018 and full-year sales. Avery’s sales in the fourth quarter…

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Exacompta to acquire Biella

A major acquisition in the declining filing category has been announced in Europe as Exacompta makes a €33.5 million ($38…