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Category Update: Mail models

Without doubt the biggest change to the mailroom and packaging category continues to come from the phenomenal growth in global…

Hot Topic: Hello future

We all know that fads and trends can create losses or gains for businesses. We also know that companies need…

Category Update: The write direction

The writing instruments market is huge, representing $2.1 billion of sales in the US alone. And it’s on the increase,…

Hot Topic: The Apprentice?

While many in the international community as well as the US looked on in shock as businessman Donald Trump became…

Big Interview: Living and breathing sustainability

Bureau Vallée is founded on the principle of ‘sustainable discount’; even the company name and logo are a nod to the…

Industry reacts to Trump victory

Leaders of the business products industry have been sharing their initial thoughts following the dramatic win for Donald Trump in…

Paperchase to open own stores in US

UK-based stationery retailer Paperchase is to open standalone retail outlets in the US in 2017.According to media reports, the retailer…

Kaut-Bullinger exits German region

Leading German reseller Kaut-Bullinger recently closed its sales office in the Saarland town of Heusweiler-Holz.All assets, including some staff as…

Paperchase sold in $31 million MBO

 Stationery retailer Paperchase has been acquired in a $31 million private equity-backed management buyout. Private equity firm Primary Capital has taken…

Paperchase in deal with Waterstone’s

 UK stationery retailer Paperchase is to put its concessions into 20 stores of high-street bookseller Waterstone's. Paperchase had a similar arrangement…

Borders to close before Xmas?

 Time is running out for Borders UK as its administrators chase potential buyers for the bookstore chain. Corporate recovery firm MCR…

BDO denies Borders administration

Reports that Borders UK will fall into administration today have been denied by BDO Stoy Hayward, the company reported to…

Borders records mixed Q3

Retail chain Borders consolidated sales experienced less of a decline in its third fiscal quarter than the previous quarter, after…

Borders loss grows in Q2

Retail chain Borders has announced its Q2 loss has widened amid declining consolidated sales.The company's Q2 consolidated sales were $616.8…

Paperchase sales increase

Stationery retail chain Paperchase has managed to post an increase in sales for the 12 months to end 31 January,…

Borders sale completed

UK retailer Borders has confirmed that the sale of its UK business has been completed.The company was involved in a…

Valco eyes Borders move

Borders is at an advanced stage in negotiations with Hilco's private equity arm over the potential sale of its 46…

Borders to shut five stores

The global downturn has struck again as UK-based retailer Borders announced it is to close five stores.The stores that will…

Paperchase given lifeline

Borders Group and Pershing Square Capital Management have announced a one-year extension of the $42.5 million senior secured term loan…

Management shake-up at Borders

 Troubled book, entertainment and stationery retailer Borders has ousted CEO George Jones and put a new management team in place. Seasoned…

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Support the Ride of Life

Around 25 members of the office products industry have so far signed up to take part in this year’s Ride…