Big Interview: Richard Scharmann

Tough Times Richard Scharmann has his irons in so many fires that he’s superbly placed to give OPI an overview…

PaperlinX consolidates Canadian operations

Paper merchant PaperlinX is consolidating all its operations in Canada under the Spicers name.Previously, PaperlinX had operated in Canada under…

Editor’s comment US Review 2011

A  year of ups and downs There is a good reason why the iconic image of Uncle Sam graces the…

Alternative channels

Alternative remedies The competition out there is enough to make your head spin if you’re a specialist OP reseller, and…

Government contracts

Extending the runway With 2010 generally being accepted as a historical year for the US independent dealer channel following the…

US Annual Review 2011

Read the digital issue. There is a good reason why the iconic image of Uncle Sam graces the cover of…

Technology

Tech on track In the battle against the power channel, office products companies have been presented with even more shiny…

Forward thinking

Questions, questions Looking at our predictions in last year’s US Office Products Industry Annual Review, it would be easy to…

Wholesalers

While the market was somewhat more favourable than in recent years, there was still little significant white-collar job growth to…

NAOPA 2011

Show of the year On 27 June, in the ballroom of the Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino, an audience of almost…

Kaut Bullinger profile

Hands-on approach Rather than promoting gimmicky ‘green’ product innovations or paying scant lip service to overall discussions on environmental protection…

Schneider interview

Green and proud For the CSR category at the European Office Products Awards (EOPA) 2011, the judges were looking for…

Sponsored article: Office Depot

Ever since the launch of the industry’s first comprehensive guide to green office products it has been the aim at…

Sponsored article: Trodat

The first climate-neutral stamp Trodat is causing a sensation: The Original Trodat Printy 4.0 is the world's first climate-neutral stamp.…

Charges hit PaperlinX

Non-recurring costs and charges of A$103 million (US$108 million) were largely responsible for the net loss posted by paper merchant…

US Annual Review 2010

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Software Providers

Tools of the trade Looking back over the last 12 months may not be particularly enjoyable for all software providers…

Big read

3M announces restructuring after slow start to 2019

3M has said it will cut 2,000 jobs worldwide after it reported “disappointing” first quarter results. The restructuring will involve…