Polls Archive

Do you think the back-to-school season will be...

  • Better than last year (50%)
  • Worse than last year (36%)
  • The same as last year (14%)

What has been the biggest factor in successfully growing the jan/san category?

  • Hiring product experts (35%)
  • Sourcing the right products at the right price (26%)
  • Customers looking for single source solutions (26%)
  • Greater product knowledge (13%)

What do you think of Staples’ desire to partner with independent dealers in the US?

  • It’s a winning strategy (33%)
  • It’s a PR stunt (33%)
  • Interesting, but it will never work (34%)

What is your biggest growth category in breakroom?

  • Cleaning products (48%)
  • Beverages (24%)
  • Furniture (14%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Breakroom disposables (7%)

What’s your opinion on the increase in OP market consolidation?

  • Bad for the industry (54%)
  • Will have to wait and see (36%)
  • Good for the industry (10%)