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Staples patent lawsuit | Depot expands marketing partnership | Sappi launches paperboard line

Staples Advantage is being sued by Hong Kong-based OP company World Wide Stationery Manufacturing for allegedly infringing a patent on…

Amazon patents gesture-reading drones

Amazon’s aerial delivery programme just upped its game, and this time the drones are watching.The e-commerce giant has been granted…

Amazon Australia launch imminent | Profits rise for James Cropper | Kimberly-Clark highlights sanitation...

A round-up of this week’s office products, business supplies and stationery news from around the web and elsewhere. E-commerce titan Amazon…

Supreme Court overturns Lexmark appeal

In a landmark ruling, the US Supreme Court has unanimously overturned an appeal in the long-running Lexmark patent lawsuit with…

New patent for Fellowes

Office supplies vendor Fellowes Brands has announced another addition to its patent portfolio.The company has received a patent for its…

Toshiba sues Katun

In another OEM vs aftermarket lawsuit, Toshiba has a filed a patent infringement claim against Katun in the US.Toshiba America…

Canon files more patent lawsuits

The lawsuits relate to the European portion of a patent on a drum gear that is used in various Canon…

Agreement reached in Fellowes patent case

In December 2012, Fellowes filed a complaint with the US International Trade Commission (ITC) alleging that New United – a…

Epson and Jet Tec reach settlement

Epson and Jet Tec brand owner DCI have reached an out-of-court settlement in their patent dispute.The OEM released a statement…

Court rules on Staples-PaperPro case

The patent lawsuit between Staples and PaperPro maker Accentra looks set to drag on after the latest decision by a…

‘Max sues firm over pen design

OfficeMax has accused a Singapore firm of infringing on a design patent for its TUL private label pens.In a lawsuit…

Print-Rite announces drum gear patent

Chinese print consumables manufacturer Print-Rite says it has secured a US patent for its NoTwist drum gear for laser toner…

US firm awarded $2 million in ring binder case

A US jury has awarded ring binder supplier Bensons almost $2 million in a patent infringement lawsuit against Hong Kong…

Inventor looking for pencil sharpener funding

A California teacher is trying to raise funds to bring a new patented pencil sharpener into production.Anwar Farook, a maths…

Acme awarded new coating patent

Cutting instruments manufacturer Acme United has been awarded a new patent related to titanium coatings.The patent – US 8,245,407B2 –…

HP settles Brazilian patent dispute

HP has said it has amicably resolved a patent lawsuit with Brazilian IT supplier Multilaser in relation to a number…

Fellowes settles patent dispute

Fellowes has reached a settlement on alleged patent infringement with two firms.On 6 September Fellowes filed a lawsuit with the…

Ninestar loses patent case to Epson

An Oregon federal judge has ruled in favour of Epson in an ongoing patent infringement case between the manufacturer and…

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Challenging Q1 for BIC

BIC’s Stationery division reported a 5.8% comparable decline in sales in its Stationery division in the first quarter, although e-commerce…