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SOFEA AGM 2018

SOFEA encourages sustainability in the European industry of office supplies. To inspire manufacturers to continuously improve their products and to…
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We are SOFEA

SOFEA is a European non-profit organisation. Our ambition is to become the leading organisation for sustainability for office supplies in…
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SOFEA rating system

The SOFEA rating system is pragmatic, transparent and uniform system measuring the product environmental performance of office supplies.The outcome is…

Review: Big Buyer 2017

At the end of November, about 7,000 visitors congregated in Bologna, Italy, to see what 280 exhibitors from across Europe…

Setting the standards

OPI: Let's start with a brief overview of SOFEA.Anita Singh-Gunther: SOFEA is a European association for the office supplies sector…

SOFEA to launch rating system

The Sustainable Office European Association (SOFEA) is all set to launch its industry-wide sustainability rating system.The organisation met in Düsseldorf, Germany…

Event: OPI European Forum 2017

Around 90 leading figures from the OP industry converged in Berlin in June for the OPI European Forum2017.On the eve of…

European Forum 2017 kicks off in Berlin

Around 90 leading members of the OP industry have gathered in Berlin for the OPI 2017 European Forum.Last night, delegates…

5 mins with… Steffie Verbeek

What’s your life philosophy? In the end, everything will work out for the best.What’s your most prized possession? I’d prefer not to…

SOFEA hires marketing specialist

The Sustainable Office European Association (SOFEA) has appointed a marketing and communications specialist.Steffie Verbeek joins SOFEA from Office Depot, where…

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…

Becoming a reality

Sustainable Office European Association (SOFEA) President Matthias Schumacher says he is looking forward to a positive 2017 after the environmental product…
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SOFEA

This is the new SOFEA video message displaying our organisational ambition, achievements and development. The video is now available in…

Sponsored Article: SOfEA

The Sustainable Office European Association (SOfEA) started two years ago as an industry initiative to bring together resellers and manufacturers to…

SOfEA names chairman

European office products trade association SOfEA has a new chairman.Last week, the association’s board voted tesa’s Matthias Schumacher as its…

Making a difference

The first story is about Stride, an OP manufacturer and distributor based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, that has made it…

Sponsored Article: Towards a common goal

The Sustainable Office European Association (SOfEA) started as an industry initiative to bring resellers and manufacturers together to discuss how…

SOfEA to provide update at Paperworld

The Sustainable Office European Association (SOfEA) is holding an event at Paperworld in Frankfurt on 1 February 2016.The association –…

SOfEA discontinues European PEF project

Trade association SOfEA has withdrawn from its role as coordinator for the stationery category of the European Union’s Product Environmental…

SOfEA Update: The time for action

European trade association SOfEA (Sustainable Office European Association) is planning to unveil its first product assessment framework at the beginning…

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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…