12 to go at United

1 July 2005 – Warwickshire (UK): United Office Products has announced a board and operational restructure which involved the redundancies of 12 members of staff yesterday.

As a result of the restructure, Tim Wooton, Hugh Sear and Ernest Parbury have decided to step down from the board, while Stephen Headdey, Richard Broderick and Elena Neville have agreed to resign their positions as directors.

United has formed new marketing and merchandising committees and has amalgamated purchasing and marketing functions under a newly created merchandising department.

In a statement, CEO Chris Lee said that he is confident that the team now in place are the people who will bring value to members’ businesses.