OPI and RPS announce report on private label in North America


2 February 2006 – London (UK): OPI is collaborating with Retail Performance Solutions (RPS) to produce a report on the development of private label in the North American office products market.
Published at the end of March, Private Label Office Products – Threat and Opportunity aims to give retailers and suppliers in the region a head start.
"This report will help both retailers and suppliers to understand what is going on in private label, get better and smarter at category management, and learn how to capitalise on the opportunities out there," said RPS principals, Tim O’Connor and Derek Blackburn.
OPI’s CEO Steve Hilleard added: "I am very much looking forward to working with a company with the experience and reputation of RPS to produce this report. With more than 20 years of senior experience each in marketing, category management and corporate strategy, Tim and Derek are well-placed to speak with authority on the private label trends affecting the OP industry today."
For more information on the report and to find out how to make a saving of $300/£188/€260 on your order access www.opi.net/privatelabelreport.