New CEO at Hallmark

$4 billion greeting cards, gifts, stationery and media group Hallmark Cards has named company veteran Mike Perry as its new…

Great support for BOSS Charity Day

This year’s Business Supplies Charity Day organised by UK trade association BOSS raised the impressive amount of £12,000 ($15,000). The…

Strong quarter for SYNNEX

The second quarter results of SYNNEX have come in ahead of expectations as both its IT distribution and Concentrix services…

Steelcase expands IT channel strategy

As Steelcase develops its partnership with Microsoft for workplace collaboration solutions, the office furniture manufacturer has announced new relationships with…

AOPD adds dealer member

Michigan-based dealer LB Office is the newest member of North American business supplies network AOPD. Headquartered in Madison Heights (MI),…

Stationers’ Company announces awards winners

The Stationers’ Company announced the winners of its 2019 Innovation Excellence Awards at an event at Stationers’ Hall, London, on…

ISSA forges deal with GBAC

The Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) has merged into global cleaning association ISSA. Effective immediately, GBAC will be officially known…

Deal off for Iconex and Hansol

Label solutions manufacturer Iconex and paper manufacturer Hansol Paper are withdrawing from their definitive agreement signed 2 November 2018. Under the…

New officers for ISC

The Imaging Supplies Coalition (ISC) has announced its new Chairman and board members. HP Inc Global Brand Protection Manager Praveen…

Voting open for the NAOPA People’s Choice

Voting has now started for the North American Office Products Awards (NAOPA) People’s Choice award. The People’s Choice award allows the…

Office Depot names new CompuCom President

Office Depot has selected the former CEO of road toll and transport services giant Conduent Transportation to lead the turnaround…

T3L acquires Jalema

Further consolidation in the European office supplies vendor channel has taken place as French/Danish group T3L announces its takeover of…

DOJ blocks Quad-LSC tie-up

The US Justice Department (DOJ) has filed an antitrust lawsuit to block the proposed acquisition of LSC Communications by Quad/Graphics.…

Steelcase reaffirms full-year targets

Global office furniture brand Steelcase has said it is on track to achieve its full-year financial goals despite a weaker-than-expected…

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…

Ex-Fiducial CEO heading French mega dealer

The former CEO of French contract reseller Fiducial Office Solution Laurent Bertrand has been appointed to run the country’s largest…

Kimball announces transformation plan

Office furniture manufacturer Kimball International has revealed details of a transformation plan aimed at saving the company $10 million a…

Ergotron announces new CEO

Office ergonomics vendor Ergotron has confirmed Chad Severson as its new CEO. Severson actually took up the role at the…

ISG shareholders approve mega merger

The board of directors of Independent Suppliers Group (ISG) has announced that 83% of its common shareholders have approved the…

Richardson named Identity Group CEO

Former Fellowes and HP executive Sam Richardson has been appointed as the new CEO of architectural signage, visual décor and…

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UK OP industry hit by public holiday change

The recent switch of the 2020 Early May Bank Holiday in the UK has left the country’s office supplies wholesalers…