Friday, 6 December, 2019

Icahn publishes letter to HP shareholders

Activist investor Carl Icahn has written an open letter to the shareholders of HP Inc, likening the company’s standalone restructuring…

Sales and earnings up at Manutan

European workplace supplies reseller Manutan has released an overview of its full-year results, with improvements to both the top and…

Kaut-Bullinger reveals new management team

Leading German office products dealer Kaut-Bullinger has confirmed the make-up of the senior team at its Office + Solutions B2B…

SPR to sell regional distributor

US wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) has agreed to sell its Garland C Norris (GCN) unit to Southeastern Paper Group (SEPG).…

Integra diversification paying off

UK dealer group Integra Business Solutions has reported some impressive growth figures in adjacent product and services categories. This year,…

Pilot signs up to combat ocean plastics

Pilot Pen France recently signed an agreement with The SeaCleaners, a French non-profit organisation fighting against plastic pollution in the…

EVO makes acquisition

Leading UK multichannel office products operator EVO Group of Companies has announced the acquisition of Premier Vanguard, the country’s largest…

Epson reaffirms climate commitment

Print and technology firm Epson has confirmed its commitment to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions ahead of the United Nations…

Hilleard wins BOSS Outstanding Achievement award

OPI’s very own Steve Hilleard was recognised by the UK office products industry last night when he took home the…

Calipage announces Netherlands launch

ADVEO’s Calipage reseller network is to expand into the Netherlands from January 2020. The multichannel operator held a ‘Winter Wonderland’…

Bidding war for Tech Data

The private equity firm aiming to buy technology distributor Tech Data has upped its purchase price after the company received…

Nugent leaves NZOS

Mike Nugent’s brief tenure as Managing Director of leading local independent dealer New Zealand Office Supplies (NZOS) has come to…

Xerox keeps promise to go hostile

Xerox has said it will engage directly with HP’s shareholders after accusing the HP board of pursuing a strategy that…

HP focuses on business

HP Inc declined to comment on the hostile takeover move by Xerox during yesterday’s quarterly earnings conference call. At the…

Online sales jump at Best Buy

Consumer electronics retailer reported a 15% increase in its US online sales in the third quarter. Best Buy’s e-commerce sales…

Schwan-Stabilo highlights “market turmoil”

The Schwan-Stabilo group – which includes the Stabilo Writing Instruments division – has said that “global market turmoil” affected its…

Sales steady at Tech Data

Technology distributor Tech Data has reported flat currency-adjusted sales in the third quarter. The company’s revenue in the three months…

HP stands its ground

HP Inc has sent another letter to Xerox again rejecting its smaller rival’s takeover offer. At the end of last…

Navigator names new CEO

Portugal-based paper group The Navigator Company has chosen an experienced internal candidate as its next CEO. Taking the helm as…

De-icer wins ISSA Innovation award

A chloride-free de-icer from Secure Winter Products took home the coveted ISSA Innovation Award at last week’s annual ISSA North…

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Icahn publishes letter to HP shareholders

Activist investor Carl Icahn has written an open letter to the shareholders of HP Inc, likening the company’s standalone restructuring…