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EVO reports FY16 turnaround

EVO Business Supplies revealed the true extent of its turnaround last year in recently released financial statements.For the twelve months…

Lyreco UK sales growth defies Brexit

OP reseller Lyreco UK beat FY16 expectations despite a tough year.In its recently released financial statements for the twelve months…

OfficeMate pushes e-commerce channel

OfficeMate, Thailand’s leading office supplies reseller, is continuing to invest in digital platforms as it keeps an eye on the…

Double-digit growth for Moleskine

Sales at upmarket stationery vendor Moleskine increased by more than 13% in 2016, new owner D’Ieteren has revealed.Moleskine’s sales in…

School Specialty losses shrink as furniture recovers

Educational products reseller School Specialty reported an improvement to its furniture category in Q4, while losses narrowed. The furniture division…

Stable year for Lyreco Switzerland

Lyreco Switzerland has reported flat year-on-year sales in 2016 despite severe pricing pressures. The global business supplies reseller’s Swiss subsidiary…

New era begins for Office Depot

New Office Depot CEO Gerry Smith begins his tenure with the announcement of the company’s 2016 financial results.Office Depot’s results…

Slimmed down ADVEO’s ‘transitional’ year

European office products wholesaler ADVEO has called 2016 a year of transition after selling its IT consumables business to Westcoast…

Downward trend continues for Essendant

Office products and facilities supplies wholesaler Essendant saw the pace of sales and profit declines accelerate in the fourth quarter.The…

Strong sales and profit growth at Bunzl

Facilities supplies distributor Bunzl has reported double-digit revenue and earnings growth for 2016.Sales for the year to 31 December climbed…

US superstore closures impact Avery’s Q4

Office superstore closures contributed to an organic sales decline in North America in Avery’s Q4 ended 31 December 2016.Revenues for…

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…

Steep profit drop for Wulff

Scandinavian reseller Wulff has blamed the region’s economic woes and its failure to adequately hire sales staff for its Q4 results.The…

Mixed results for SP Richards’ Q4

US wholesaler SP Richards (SPR) has seen revenues climb and operating profit fall in its Q4 results.Parent firm Genuine Parts…

ALSO goes virtual | No fun for office workers

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

Takkt sees strong organic growth

B2B business equipment and supplies reseller Takkt has reported positive Q4 results but has warned of the economic risk Brexit poses.Over…

Antalis IPO plans?

European paper group Sequana has outlined a move to float its Antalis division on the Paris stock exchange.The flotation and…

Q4 profit stalls for Knoll Office division

Furniture manufacturer Knoll has seen Q4 sales and profit dip in its Office segment.The firm reported sales of $180.9 million, 8% down…

BIC posts stationery gains

Writing instruments vendor BIC has reported strong Q4 growth for its Stationery division.The France-based firm said stationery sales for the quarter…

DCC results | JGBM widens portfolio | New UV printed paper

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

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Essendant’s CORE on hold as combined event talks take place

In the third part of our interview with Harry Dochelli, the Essendant President discusses his relationship with Sycamore Partners, the…