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FedEx Office opens 2,000th store

FedEx Office is bucking the retail downsizing trend by expanding its footprint and has just opened its 2,000th location in…

Smiggle expands global roll-out

Australia-based high street stationery retailer Smiggle has announced new partnerships with iconic retailers via wholesale and online channels in several…

Costco topples Amazon

According to the ACSI Retail and Consumer Shipping Report 2018-2019, Costco has overtaken Amazon as the leader in internet retailing…

Depot reports on “pivotal” year

Office Depot has released Q4 and full-year 2018 results with CEO Gerry Smith claiming that the reseller “achieved [its] key…

Paperchase considers CVA

UK stationery retailer Paperchase has reportedly called in consultants to explore a potential Company Voluntary Agreement (CVA). First reported in…

CompuCom unveils new retail technology

Office Depot subsidiary and managed digital workplace services provider CompuCom has launched the In-Store Selling Advisor. Designed for retailers, the…

Same-store growth at Ryman

Despite the widely reported woes of the UK retail sector, stationery and office supplies chain Ryman reported a same-store sales…

Mobile leads holiday purchases

Mobile devices spearheaded digital traffic over the recent five-day holiday shopping period. According to CRM firm Salesforce, mobile phones accounted…

Senior execs leave Staples

Staples Inc has confirmed the departures of two long-serving senior executives from its North American operations. Company veteran Steve Matyas…

Ryman bucks the trend

As UK stationery and office products retailer Ryman celebrates 125 years in business, owner Theo Paphitis reveals how the company…

Costco pays fine | SYNNEX completes Convergys acquisition | WeWork to ‘revive retail’

Warehouse Club operator Costco has agreed to pay a $3.85 million civil penalty for knowingly failing to report that its…

Dixons Carphone to shut stores after profit warning

European consumer electronics and mobile group Dixons Carphone is shutting down 92 of its retail stores as profits are expected…

Xerox responds to investor claims | Walmart expands in India | ADVEO ramps up...

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

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…

Staples expands in-store services

Staples has teamed up with ID technology group IDEMIA to roll out its IdentoGO enrolment centres in its stores nationwide.The…

Amazon climbs ranks in UK retail

Amazon has now taken its place as the fifth biggest retailer in the UK.According to new research by industry analysts…

WH Smith pins hopes on stationery

UK retailer WH Smith is looking to ramp up stationery sales to offset ongoing high street declines.In an interim statement…

Sofidel invests in US plant | Office Depot appoints accounting head | HP unveils...

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

FedEx planning 500 new Walmart spots

Delivery giant FedEx has partnered with Walmart to roll out 500 new FedEx Office locations across the mega retailer’s stores.Planned…

Global footprint drives Smiggle sales

Australia-based high street stationery retailer Smiggle achieved record sales as its worldwide expansion continues.In a H1 trading update by parent…

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3M announces restructuring after slow start to 2019

3M has said it will cut 2,000 jobs worldwide after it reported “disappointing” first quarter results. The restructuring will involve…