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Frank Martorella passes away

OPI is saddened to learn of the passing of US office products industry icon Frank Martorella. Frank passed away on…

HP wins first Autonomy fraud case | Navigator hikes paper prices | Mondi buys...

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

Catherine Reddin-Nelsey passes away

Catherine Reddin-Nelsey passed away on 8 December after losing her six-year battle with cancer.Catherine was a well-known and popular figure…

Analysis: Thinking outside the (big) box

In the past few weeks, Office Depot in the US has made two significant acquisitions which give pointers to its…

Office Depot acquires major US independent dealer

Office Depot has displayed its mid-market ambitions by snapping up one of the largest independent office supplies dealers in the…

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…

Van Rossem takes over at ADVEO Benelux

Ronny Van Rossem has been named as the new Managing Director of ADVEO Benelux.He takes over from the experienced Eddy…

Corporate Express name to be resurrected?

The recently completed acquisition of Staples in Australia and New Zealand by private equity firm Platinum might lead to the…

Staples sells former Corporate Express building

Staples has sold the former Corporate Express headquarters in Denver for $16.5 million.The iconic four-storey office complex and its adjacent…

Spotlight: A time of change in Australia

The Australian office products market finds itself in the unusual situation of having its three largest resellers – Officeworks, Staples…

Office products – a dynamic industry

My first introduction to the industry came in the late 1980s when the services economy was moving full speed ahead.…

New CEO at SP Richards

SP Richards (SPR) has announced that its popular Chairman/CEO Wayne Beacham is to retire at the end of the year.Beacham…

Special Anniversary Feature: The good, the bad and the surprising Xtra…

Jamie Fellowes1988 to 1995 was a defining period with the formation of dealer buying groups. Their rapid expansion and growth…

Special Anniversary Feature: Letter from Oz

The past two decades or so have seen the formerly local, fragmented and relatively inefficient stationery market in Australia evolve into…

Final Word from Geoff Betts

Well, what a 25 years it's been! Those wonderful early days of OPI conferences when it was such a vibrant exciting…

Special Anniversary Feature: The good, the bad and the surprising…

Irwin HelfordCompeting against lower-priced superstores was a huge challenge. Everyone claimed great service, so Viking needed to stand out, calling…

Ronny Van Rossem rejoins the OP industry

Former Corporate Express and Staples Europe executive Ronny Van Rossem is back in the office products industry after a two-year…

Ex-Staples exec joins Office Depot board

The former General Counsel of Staples has been named to the board of directors of its rival office supplies reseller…

Source names new President

Leading US independent office products dealer Source Office and Technology has named experienced exec David Sass as its new President.Sass…

Where are they now? with Santiago Bilinkis

On our travels around the world catching up with some of the people that shaped the OP landscape over the…

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Xerox flexes its muscles

Xerox has fired a strongly worded letter to HP Inc’s board underlining its intention to push ahead in its attempt…