Metsä Board raises prices

The company has announced that an increase of at least €50 ($69) per tonne will come into force throughout Europe…

Radio Shack expanding in college market

Radio Shack – which recently announced major cutbacks in its US store network – began targeting the $11 billion US…

Gould Paper makes trio of changes

The company announced that it had appointed former Director of Program Sales at Unisource Worldwide Mike Sero as VP of…

MPS group eyes growth with new appointment

Managed print services (MPS) company Print Audit has hired industry expert West McDonald ahead of a planned period of growth.The…

VOW reveals details of Aspire training

The first courses – consultative selling for people relatively new to sales, and consultative selling pro for more advanced sales…

Profit jumps at Plaisio

The Interaction member achieved 2013 EBITDA of €23.5 million ($32.7 million), up 37% versus the 2012 figure, while pre-tax profit…

Keurig and Starbucks amend K-Cup deal

The two companies have agreed that altering the deal would help expand the Starbucks range of K-Cup offerings while also…

Wood takes AOPD award

George Wood (picture – right) of Greenwood Office Outfitters picked up the dealer President's Award at AOPD's annual meeting in…

Mercateo launches in UK

Online trading platform Mercateo launched its UK subsidiary this week. The Germany-based company has certainly been making waves in its…

Manutan Deputy CEO quits

Hervé Guichard, son of Manutan's founder Jean-Pierre Guichard, resigned from the board and his role of Deputy CEO following yesterday's…

VOW signs deal with 3D printers

The wholesaler promises that the partnership will give resellers high after-sales service, customer support and expertise from the UK’s only…

Portucel announces price rises

Paper manufacturer Portucel is increasing the prices for its uncoated woodfree (UWF) paper products throughout Europe from the beginning of…

XPD confirms Barr-Jones appointment

UK dealer group organisation XPD has confirmed the appointment of Vida Barr-Jones as its new Director of Business Development.As reported…

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) –…

ECi acquired by Carlyle

Terms of the acquisition were not released but it was revealed that Carlyle - which has around $200 billion in…

NPD promises complete OP data

In a press release, NPD said the agreement would mean it could now add census retail sales for food and…

Moleskine reports double-digit growth

Almost half the €9 million of additional sales were attributed by the company to a strong performance in retail and…

Samsung unveils cloud print app

Samsung Cloud Print was unveiled at the CeBIT 2014 in Hannover, Germany along with a new range of NFC-enabled printers…

OPI Partnership hailed a success

Held at Amsterdam’s Hotel Okura over three days last week, OPI Partnership 2014 saw companies from across the continent meet…

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SPR announces new HQ and DC plans

North American wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) is set to move to new headquarters in the coming weeks following last month’s…