Strong BTS drives Officeworks Q3

The leading Australian OP reseller recorded year-on-year Q3 sales growth of 6.7% to reach A$445 million ($412 million).Adjusting for the…

Bunzl announces further acquisitions; Q1 results

The company said Q1 revenue rose 5% year on year at constant exchange rates although overall revenue was flat at…

Officeworks launches new website

New additions to the site include a ‘set your store’ option, which personalises the site to the user's local store…

Pelikan Artline to acquire Jasco

The Australian company revealed today that it will acquire Jasco Office Products by the close of business on Thursday 24…

Australian office products show announced

According to the show's brochure, the exhibition will be open to the trade and the general public, and will include…

Warehouse reports strong growth

In the six months to the end of January this year, Warehouse posted sales of NZ$121.5 million (US$102.8 million) –…

Lyreco Australia announces new MD

Mike Milward will replace current Managing Director Bryn Sharp who has decided to leave the company after more than two…

PaperlinX expects full-year loss

The Australia-based paper merchant singled out the UK as one of the weak markets that caused the company to post…

Officeworks reports strong H1

The company said it wanted to grow revenue in that part of the business after revealing healthy financial figures for…

Paper firm CEO stands down

Jim Henneberry will formally stand down from his role in the company on Friday 14 February after deciding he wanted…

PaperlinX names Small

Small - previously Xerox's National Accounts Sales Manager for UK and Eire - will be in charge of expanding support…

PaperlinX insists Sappi complaint is ongoing

Yesterday (30 January), Sappi released a statement saying that it had learnt that the German Federal Cartel Office (the Bundeskartellamt)…

Officeworks turnaround on track

Unlike most other big box office supplies retailers, Australia’s Officeworks has been doing rather well lately, improving both its top…

Solid 2013 for Office Choice

Australian dealer group Office Choice expanded its membership and store base in 2013 despite a tough year for business in…

Office Choice names dealer of the year

Far North Office Choice has been named as dealer of the year by Australian dealer group Office Choice.Far North picked…

Sharpe joins Office Brands

Australian dealer group Office Brands has named Norm Sharpe as Business Development Consultant.Sharpe will act as a mentor to Office…

Multichannel approach drives sales rise at Officeworks

Australian stationery and office product supplier Officeworks has posted sales up 3% to A$373 million ($360 million) for the first…

BPGI dealer groups await Australian competition decision

BPGI's three dealer groups in Australia and New Zealand must wait until March 2014 to see if their joint purchasing…

Press release: Australian association welcomes anti-dumping investigation

The Australian Forest Products Association is supporting an investigation by the country's Anti-Dumping Commissioner into imported copy paper from China.Read…

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Relief for Borroni after difficult times

OPI speaks with ADVEO Italy Managing Director Luca Borroni following the news that the company’s future has been assured. After…