Sunday, 19 January, 2020

Australia’s COS acquires again

Leading Australian independent dealer Complete Office Supplies (COS) has strengthened its position in the educational products segment. COS has confirmed…

FedEx ends Amazon shipping | ISSA names new board | ECI releases new data...

This week’s round-up of business supplies-related news from around the web. FedEx severs ties with Amazon FedEx will no longer…

New look for ECI

Business management software provider ECI has rebranded to coincide with its 20th anniversary. Known until recently as ECi Software Solutions,…

Lexmark linked with risky DoD purchases | Amazon to invest in India’s Reliance? |...

This week’s round-up of business products stories from around the web. Red faces for DoD procurement officials The US Department…

ACCO raises outlook after strong Q2 results

Price increases and good back-to-school (BTS) sell-in in North America helped ACCO Brands achieve record Q2 sales and adjusted earnings…

WB Mason enhances e-commerce experience | ISSA reports on Canadian and African shows |...

This week’s round-up of business products stories from around the globe. WB Mason upgrades e-commerce capabilities US mega dealer WB…

Good uptake for inaugural Aussie event

More than 60 suppliers are set to attend the inaugural joint event being held in August by Australian dealer group…

Amazon expands EU workforce | 20 years for ECi | Environmental award for Durable...

This week’s round-up of business products stories from across the globe. Amazon expands EU workforce Amazon has been communicating on…

Australian distributor sold

Spicers, the Australia-based distribution company that remained following the collapse of PaperlinX in 2015, has been sold to Japan’s Kokusai…

Officeworks staff vote for new agreement

Retail staff at Australian office products reseller Officeworks have voted massively in favour of a new store operations agreement. 80%…

Hamster raises over C$100,000 | Office Depot opens more co-working spaces | Aussie office...

This week’s round-up of business products-related stories from around the globe. Hamster supports Canadian foundations Hamster, the B2B reseller brand…

Office Depot and HP release sustainability reports | Divisional changes at Herman Miller |...

This week’s round-up of office products and business supplies news from around the globe. Office Depot publishes sustainability report Office…

New name for Winc New Zealand

Winc New Zealand was recently rebranded to Net Xpress Procurement (NXP), several months after it was sold by Platinum Equity.…

Wesfarmers buys online retailer

Officeworks owner Wesfarmers has agreed to acquire local e-commerce retailer Catch Group for A$230 million (US$160 million). Founded in 2006,…

New CEOs for WH Smith and Lexmark | Biella acquisition closes | Steady Q3...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. Leadership change…

Senior marketing appointment at Officeworks

Australian office products giant Officeworks has named Jess Richmond as its new General Manager Marketing. Richmond is an experienced retailer…

Public sector progress for Amazon UK | Are you ready for WaaS? | COLOP...

A round-up of this week’s office supplies, business products and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. YPO readies…

Profitability up at ACCO

A combination of cost cutting and price increases in the US has helped ACCO Brands achieve a strong uptick in…

Senior appointments at Officeworks

Australian office supplies retailer Officeworks made three senior appointments to its management team, including two internal promotions. Daniel Tollenaere has…

Australian government extends copy paper anti-dumping tariffs

Australia’s Anti-Dumping Commission (ADC) has said it will levy duties on A4 copy paper imported from four countries. Following a…

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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…