Saturday, 18 January, 2020

Bunzl expands in Australia

UK-based distribution and outsourcing group Bunzl has bought Fire Rescue Safety Australia (FRSA), a safety and emergency response supplies business…

Nugent leaves NZOS

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

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…

Avery makes bolt-on acquisition

Avery has announced an agreement to acquire the shares of Australia-based kids’ labels manufacturer Stuck On You. Avery is paying…

Officeworks’ Hunter on parental leave

Officeworks’ Managing Director Sarah Hunter will be absent from the business for the next few months as she goes on…

Warehouse Stationery sales up

New Zealand office supplies retailer Warehouse Stationery grew its top line in the low single digits in its first quarter…

Winc wins injunction against NXP

There is obviously no love lost between Winc Australia and the former Winc business in New Zealand, now called NXP.…

ACCO moving production to mitigate tariffs

ACCO Brands has been reducing its exposure to Chinese manufacturing as it tries to navigate the impact of tariffs on…

Office Choice names new board

Australian dealer group Office Choice has confirmed the composition of its 2020 board of directors following its recent annual general…

Office Brands holds 20th anniversary conference

Australian dealer group Office Brands held its annual expo and conference in Adelaide a few days ago. With a tagline…

Fullerton leaves Winc

Darren Fullerton, CEO of leading Australian office products reseller Winc, has left the company with immediate effect, OPI has learned.…

Approval for Officeworks staff agreement

The Australian Fair Work Commission (FWC) has approved the new store operations agreement proposed by leading office products retailer Officeworks.…

ECI completes EU acquisition | Officeworks launches BTS campaign | Lamy targets India growth...

This week’s round-up of business supplies-related news from around the globe. ECI completes Trivest acquisition Software solutions company ECI has…

Smiggle exceeds expectations

Australia-based high street stationery retailer Smiggle has reported record global sales as its Accelerated Growth Strategy pays dividends. FY2019 sales…

Record profit for Warehouse Stationery

New Zealand-based Warehouse Stationery has reported its highest-ever operating profit as the retailer recovered from its systems integration and stock…

Highlands behind new workspace brand launch

Sales and marketing agency Highlands has led the launch of the Lumeah brand, a US-based line of off-the-shelf interior design…

Sustainability double for BIC | Brazilian PM snubs BIC after Macron row | Exertis...

A round-up of this week’s business supplies-related news from around globe. Sustainability front and centre for BIC Stationery brand BIC’s…

Business award for COS’s Lyone

Amie Lyone, Executive Leader - Operations at leading independent dealer Complete Office Solutions (COS), has been honoured at the Family…

Growth continues for Officeworks

Australian office products retailer Officeworks has reported top-line growth of 7.6% for its financial year that ended on 30 June.…

Office Choice reveals top dealer of the year

Australian dealer group Office Choice has named its national dealer of the year as Office Choice Bairnsdale. Bairnsdale, one of…

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Clover unleashed

OPI catches up with Clover Imaging President Eric Martin after the company’s acquisition by its executive management team and Norwest…