Office Choice and GNS launch expo

Australian dealer group Office Choice and wholesaler GNS have announced a joint event to take place next year. The Office…

New industry event in Australia?

A new event to showcase the Australian office products industry is being planned to take place next year. All About Office Expo will be open…

Sales and profits fall at Warehouse Stationery

New Zealand-based Warehouse Stationery has reported full-year results that were described as “disappointing”. For the 12 months ended 29 July…

Smiggle reveals global growth plan

Australia-based high-street stationery retailer Smiggle is aiming to further expand its global reach. Parent company Premier Investments announced the plan…

COS joins Hall of Fame

Independent office supplies dealer Complete Office Supplies (COS) has been inducted into the 2018 Family Business Australia (FBA) Hall of…

Fuji Xerox NZ begins recovery

Scandal-hit manufacturer Fuji Xerox New Zealand has started to rebuild after it was found to have committed ‘inappropriate accounting’ fraud…

Office Choice gears up for growth

Australia-based dealer group Office Choice has created a new leadership position in response to the continuing expansion of the business.…

Amazon opens fulfilment centre | Antalis expands packaging network | Kyocera completes plant

Amazon has opened its second fulfilment centre in Australia. Based in Sydney, the hub will operate as both a product…

Strong year for Officeworks

Australian office supplies retailer Officeworks has reported impressive sales and earnings growth for the financial year ended 30 June 2018.…

Strong financial year for Office Choice

Australian dealer group Office Choice has reported solid financials for FY2017/18. The company said both like-for-like and whole of business…

Amazon Prime Day spending hits $4.2 billion | Turbon merges sales departments | Lexmark...

A lawsuit between 3D technology firms Desktop Metal and Markforged could have major implications for the industry. The two companies are battling over…

Market consolidation in New Zealand

Independent dealer New Zealand Office Supplies (NZOS) has acquired the Supplies division of Fuji Xerox New Zealand.The two companies have…

Big Interview: Antipodean action

Australia has rarely been out of office products news over the past 18 months or so, but the biggest stories…

Buyer confirmed for Winc New Zealand

The protracted episode involving Platinum Equity, OfficeMax and Winc in Australia and New Zealand has now come to an end…

GNS moves Officesmart to Office Choice

Office Choice and GNS Wholesale Stationers have announced a new partnership to provide management and marketing support services to Officesmart…

Dixons Carphone admits security breach | Amazon clamps down on arbitrage traders | 3M...

Ricoh has launched a digital postcard tool to help those affected by dementia to stay connected through personalised images. More…

New marketing head for Office Brands

Australian dealer group Office Brands has appointed a new Head of Marketing.Phyabae Leong has taken the position, joining the Office Brands' management…

Office Brands confirms Donaghy membership

Australian office products dealer group Office Brands has confirmed that the businesses of former Office Choice Chairman John Donaghy are…

New boss for Faber-Castell Australia

Writing instruments vendor Faber-Castell Australia has appointed a former Nestlé executive as its new Managing Director.Michael Karakatsanis takes over from Count Andreas…

ADVEO receives warehouse payment | Supplies Network picks up awards | Staples champions workplace...

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

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ADVEO in creditor protection after Staples talks collapse

European business products wholesaler ADVEO has entered pre-insolvency proceedings after negotiations between its lenders and Staples Solutions ended without an…