BMI announces senior management restructuring

US-based software vendor Business Management International (BMI) has promoted Laurel Loehlin to the role of President as founder Larry Schiff…

Record year for Logitech

Tech products and solutions vendor Logitech has reported record annual sales of $2.79 billion. The company achieved constant-currency growth of…

ACCO launches air purifier brand

ACCO Brands has expanded into the air purification market with a new brand called TruSens. The product line-up currently comprises…

Record EBITDA for PCA paper unit

The Paper division at Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) reported record adjusted EBITDA margin in the first quarter as it…

Amazon Q1 in numbers | Amazon Business India in the spotlight | Huge investment...

A round-up of this week’s office supplies, business products and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Here are…

Takkt reports growth across all divisions

Business equipment reseller Takkt has reported first quarter organic growth of 5% with all seven of its reporting divisions seeing…

Challenging Q1 for BIC

BIC’s Stationery division reported a 5.8% comparable decline in sales in its Stationery division in the first quarter, although e-commerce…

Grainger: differentiating via relationships

Grainger’s relationships with its customers are a “unique competitive advantage” said CEO DG Macpherson earlier this week on the company’s…

Virgin Voyages coup for Emerald Brand

Sustainable products manufacturer Emerald Brand has secured a major new partnership with the soon-to-be-launched Virgin Voyages fleet. Virgin Voyages’ inaugural…

Furniture declines at HNI

First quarter office furniture sales at US-based manufacturer HNI were down 5.1% on an organic basis versus Q1 2018, the…

IAI expands in Caribbean and Americas

US-based manufacturer rep group Institutional Associates (IAI) has appointed a father-and-daughter team to help its expansion in the Latin American…

SPR 2020 ABC plans in doubt after BSA announcement

North American business products wholesaler SP Richards (SPR) has confirmed it will not be able to hold a traditional Advantage…

Cost savings boost Acme’s profit

Office products, first aid and cutting tools vendor Acme United grew Q1 operating profit by more than 12% as cost-saving…

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

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

Sales increase for SP Richards

First quarter sales at wholesaler SP Richards (SPR) increased by 1%, parent company Genuine Parts (GPC) has revealed in its…

SPR hosts annual Supplier Summit

SP Richards (SPR) recently recognised its top suppliers and raised $400,000 for City of Hope at its annual Supplier Summit.…

Steelcase and Microsoft reveal further collaboration initiatives

Top execs from Steelcase and Microsoft unveiled the next phase of their workplace collaboration efforts in an event from New…

Sales leadership change at Fellowes

Fellowes has confirmed that Beth Wright will lead the company’s sales effort in North America. Wright – who joined the…

New head of sales at Sourcingpartner

US-based office products brand and sourcing services company Sourcingpartner has named Dave Wendell as VP of Sales. Wendell spent almost…

Enavate makes senior exec appointment

US business products software provider Enavate has named Sean Kracklauer as Chief Revenue Officer. He will lead business development, including…

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Around 25 members of the office products industry have so far signed up to take part in this year’s Ride…