Solid performance for Honeywell safety division

Continued growth for warehouse automation company Intelligrated helped to propel Honeywell’s Safety and Productivity Solutions (SPS) sales in Q4 2018.…

Depot warns of office illness risks

New research from Office Depot has found that poor hygiene practices are leaving UK offices at risk of staff shortages…

Ingram Micro welcomes new director

Global IT distributor Ingram Micro has appointed a new director to head its Cloud Business in the Middle East, Turkey,…

Office Friendly strengthens Pioneer platform

UK dealer group Office Friendly has appointed Will Nixon as its new Learning and Development Officer. Nixon has spent over…

MacKenzie retires from Pentel

Writing instruments manufacturer Pentel Europe has announced the retirement of its Commercial Director Ken MacKenzie. MacKenzie, who has worked for…

Profit plummets at Kyocera

Printing and electronics manufacturer Kyocera has reported a hefty pre-tax loss for Q3 2019. During the quarter, sales increased 1.7%…

Strong end to FY2018 for IP

International Paper has reported record results in Q4 2018, with a solid performance across its portfolio. For the three months…

Pitney Bowes advances European strategy

Global mailroom and technology vendor Pitney Bowes has sold its SMB business in six European countries as part of a…

Amazon reports growth | Apple sales fall | The Navigator Company ups prices

Amazon has announced a solid quarter of growth in Q3 2018, as sales were up 20% to $72.4 billion and…

Sycamore completes Essendant acquisition

Staples Inc has confirmed that an affiliate of its owner Sycamore Partners has completed the acquisition of North American office…

Staples Solutions accelerating decentralisation

European reseller Staples Solutions is making significant job cuts at its head office in Amsterdam as its decentralisation programme gathers…

Phenomenal quarter for Alibaba

China-based online giant Alibaba has delivered another quarter of rapid expansion, with double-digit growth in all of its operating divisions.…

Disappointing Q2 at Vistaprint

Global printing firm Vistaprint said its Q2 2019 results were unsatisfactory in terms of sales growth and profitability. In the…

Mixed paper results for PCA

Packaging Corporation of America (PCA) has reported a decline in paper sales for Q4 2018. The Paper business reported sales…

SPOT reveals new CEO identity

UK office supplies group SPOT (Spicers/OfficeTeam) has confirmed the appointment of its new CEO following the recent departure of Jeff…

Essendant expects Staples transaction to close soon

Following yesterday’s news that the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has approved its acquisition by Staples, Essendant has written to its…

Printers turn a profit for Canon

Canon has reported a double-digit profit increase for its printer business in FY2018. While full-year sales at the company’s Office…

Tech Data appoints Asia Pacific President

US-based IT distributor Tech Data has announced its new President for the Asia Pacific division, effective immediately. Jaideep Malhotra is…

Manuscript looks to grow exports

UK-based writing instruments manufacturer Manuscript Pen Company has appointed a new Export Sales Manager. Jasmine Jones joins the firm to…

NTS joins FusionPlus Data

Ireland-based stationery and tape distributor National Tape Sales (NTS) has partnered with UK content specialist FusionPlus Data. The new and…

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GSA provides e-commerce update

One month before it is due to submit a report to Congress on its federal e-commerce marketplace initiative, the US…