HNI back on track

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

Trump tariff increase on hold

US President Donald Trump has said the US will delay a rise in trade tariffs on China. The increase in…

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…

OfficeZilla targeting growth after GM appointment

OPI speaks to AIA CEO Matt Gresge and new OfficeZilla General Manager Kristen Murphy.  It’s been just over a year…

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…

NPD to launch omnishopper panel

Global information firm The NPD Group has partnered with measurement and data analytics company Nielsen to deliver deep omnishopper insights.…

ISSA launches CMI learning platform

Global cleaning association ISSA has announced a new online learning platform under the Cleaning Management Institute (CMI) portfolio. The platform…

Amazon launches rewards service | Pitney Bowes Australia unveils SendPro+ | Acquisition for Loffler

Amazon has launched a cross-platform marketing tool for iOS, Android, FireOS, and online. Amazon Moments enables brands to offer tailored…

Highlands broadens sales force

US sales and marketing agency Highlands has strengthened its team in Florida. Thelma Ferrara joins the company as its new…

Sharp increases direct sales presence

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America, a division of electronics vendor Sharp, has acquired IT solutions firm Saratoga Technologies. For…

Donahue praises SP Richards performance

Genuine Parts (GPC) CEO Paul Donahue said yesterday that business products wholesaler SP Richards (SPR) had an “excellent” end to…

Organic office products decline at LSC

US-based group LSC Communications has revealed a fourth-quarter organic sales decline of almost 6% in its Office Products division. The…

AFFLINK appoints sales managers

North American supply chain services company AFFLINK has added two new regional sales managers in the US. Joining the B2B…

Sales up at SP Richards

Genuine Parts, parent company of SP Richards (SPR), has said the North American business products wholesaler achieved sales growth of…

Acquisition for Hummel’s

US office products dealer Hummel’s Office Plus has announced the acquisition of a fellow independent reseller in upstate New York.…

New CEO for The Supply Room

Leading US independent office products dealer The Supply Room has announced the retirement of CEO Patricia Barber. Barber, who has…

NeoCon reveals 2019 conference programme

Interiors trade show NeoCon has announced details of its conference programme for this year. NeoCon said the 51st edition of…

IP appoints new board member

International Paper has announced the election of Anders Gustafsson to its board of directors, effective 1 March. Gustafsson is CEO…

Strong Writing sales for Newell

Newell Brands has reported strong sales growth for its Writing segment in the fourth quarter. The company’s Learn & Development…

ECi bundles Ascellerate

Office products technology provider ECi is to include Acsellerate CRM software within its distribution-focused software solutions. Existing Red Falcon, TeamDesign…

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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…