Home Tags Askul

Tag: Askul

Sales slip at OfficeMate

Leading Thailand office supplies reseller OfficeMate has reported a 3.5% decline in second quarter sales. Q2 sales at OfficeMate were…

New CEO at Askul as Iwata forced out

Shoichiro Iwata, the long-standing CEO of leading Japanese office products reseller Askul, has retired from the company after failing to…

Askul-Yahoo Japan dispute heats up

Yahoo Japan has the support of Askul’s second largest shareholder in its bid to oust Askul CEO Shoichiro Iwata and…

Askul seeking end to Yahoo Japan partnership

Japanese office supplies reseller Askul has said it intends to dissolve its relationship with main shareholder Yahoo Japan following a…

Double-digit growth for Askul

Japanese business supplies reseller Askul has posted a double-digit sales increase for H1 2019, completing its recovery from a major…

Warehouse sale lifts Askul profit

It’s just over a year since a fire tore through one of Askul’s distribution centres in Tokyo, but recent Q3…

Askul eyes H2 recovery

Japanese business products and e-commerce reseller Askul says it is on track to meet revised financial targets for its 2017/2018…

Hot Topic: Terminated

Automation and robots in manufacturing – think car production – have been slowly eating away at the number of blue-collar…

Askul embraces robotics and AI tech

Japanese business supplies reseller Askul has made a big step into the world of robotics and automation.The company has embarked…

Suspension for China Stationery | Smiggle to pass A$450 million mark | Iron Mountain...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.China Stationery is…

Askul sells Tokyo blaze site

Japanese business supplies reseller Askul has agreed to sell two of its logistics centres.The deal comes as the group embarks…

Special Feature: Top 100 2017

When we started collating this year’s Top 100 resellers list, it struck me that relatively few big hitters have come…

Askul Q1 charts Tokyo fire recovery

Japanese business supplies reseller Askul is on the road to recovery.The group announced that it is splitting the operations of…

Askul still reeling from fire

Japanese business supplies reseller Askul is still recovering from a fire that devastated its logistics centre earlier this year.The incident…

Sneak peak at Google’s London HQ | Amazon and Office Depot | European paper...

Google offered a tantalising preview of its new London HQ. The £1 billion (XX) 11-storey complex is set to house…

Staples teams up with Lady Gaga | Askul revises earnings forecast | The Queen...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.Staples has recalled…

Officeworks loses merchandising exec | French B2B online spending soars | Recognition for nectere

Officeworks’ merchandising chief David Haydon has returned to the UK to take up the role of Trading and Commercial Manager at…

Askul lowers guidance due to fire impact

Japanese business supplies reseller Askul has lowered its sales and earnings guidance for the current financial year due the recent…

Officeworks can go it alone | Askul counts cost of fire | Bankruptcy beckons...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere.Ex-Officeworks CEO Launa…

ISC US Supreme Court filing | AFR suggests three-way OP deal in Oz |...

Non-profit trade association, the Imaging Supplies Coalition (ISC), has filed an amicus brief with the US Supreme Court in support…

Big read

SPR announces new HQ and DC plans

North American wholesaler S.P. Richards (SPR) is set to move to new headquarters in the coming weeks following last month’s…