Tuesday, 5 July, 2022

Apart from supply chain and inflation, which of the following is your biggest concern?

  • Softening demand (37%)
  • Labour shortages/recruitment (29%)
  • Work-from-home trends (24%)
  • Cybersecurity (8%)
  • Sustainability/environment (2%)
  • Which of the following best describes the industry OPI covers?

    • Office supplies (32%)
    • Workplace solutions (22%)
    • Workplace products (22%)
    • Business products (22%)
    • None of the above (2%)
    • Resellers, how has the mix of facilities/PPE/safety items grown in your portfolio since 2020?

      • Significantly (43%)
      • Somewhat (43%)
      • Not at all (14%)
      • To what extent are you being impacted by supply shortages in the paper category?

        • Significantly (55%)
        • Somewhat (29%)
        • Not very (14%)
        • Not at all (2%)
        • How concerned are you about the impact of the current inflationary environment on your trading results?

          • Very (55%)
          • Somewhat (45%)
          • Not at all (0%)
          • Not very (0%)
          • Will your business be directly or indirectly affected by recent developments in Ukraine?

            • Yes (65%)
            • Too soon to tell (22%)
            • No (13%)
            • Excluding Amazon/Amazon Business, are you selling on an online marketplace platform?

              • No (60%)
              • Yes (40%)
              • Is the Omicron variant slowing down a return to the office in your region?

                • Yes (85%)
                • No (11%)
                • Not sure (4%)
                • Will your company be involved in M&A activity in 2022?

                  • Definitely (45%)
                  • Maybe (24%)
                  • Probably not (14%)
                  • Definitely not (10%)
                  • Probably (7%)
                  • Have you adjusted your 2022 financial forecasts in the past few weeks due to the worsening COVID-19 situation in many countries?

                    • No (54%)
                    • Yes (25%)
                    • Looking at it (21%)
                    • Are you being impacted by labour shortages and/or recruitment challenges?