Saturday, 7 December, 2019

Clover Wireless makes major acquisition

Clover Wireless has completed the acquisition of Netherlands-based technology life cycle firm Teleplan for an undisclosed sum. Teleplan is a…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Antalis and DAMS pick up Integra awards

Distributor Antalis and office furniture supplier DAMS were recognised by dealer group Integra Business Solutions at its recent annual conference.…

New Logistics Director for Office Depot UK and Ireland

Katherine Vivian was recently appointed as the new Director of Logistics for UK & Ireland at Office Depot. Vivian joins…

Two acquisitions for Cott

Water and beverages supplier Cott has made an acquisition on each side of the Atlantic. On Monday 18 November, Cott’s…

CFO to leave Depot | sales-i develops rep group solution | ALSO agrees €300m...

This week’s round-up of business supplies-related stories from around the web. Depot searching for new CFO Office Depot Inc is…

UK industry legend Vaughan retires

After 30 years of service to the BOSS Benevolent Fund (now the BOSS Business Supplies Charity), Stanley Vaughan retired as…

Staples Solutions to sell Staples Connect

Staples Solutions has reached an agreement to sell its Staples Connect IT services business in Sweden to Leeward Capital and…

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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…