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Vendor Special: Strategic innovation

The past 12 months have certainly thrown up plenty of excitement and curveballs in the business supplies industry – consolidation,…

Exertis reports operating growth | Cott divests soft drinks concentrate production business | Profit...

Asia Pulp and Paper founder Eka Tjipta Widjaja has passed away at his home at the age of 98. He…

Pitney Bowes advances European strategy

Global mailroom and technology vendor Pitney Bowes has sold its SMB business in six European countries as part of a…

VOW reveals award winners

UK wholesaler VOW has announced the winners of its 2018 Venture Awards. The awards recognise manufacturers and resellers that have…

Office Distribution joins BPGI

Italian wholesaler Office Distribution has joined international buying group BPGI with immediate effect. The agreement strengthens BPGI’s membership in Italy…

Sharp strengthens product management team

Sharp Imaging and Information Company of America (SIICA), a division of electronics vendor Sharp, has announced the restructuring of its…

Q1 sales continue to improve for 3M

Manufacturing giant 3M achieved its fourth consecutive quarter of sales growth for its Consumer category.For the three months ended 31…

In depth: Alternative path for Xerox

Activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason have launched a fresh attack against Xerox leadership in the latest chapter in…

New CEO for Ricoh Americas

Japanese imaging and electronics vendor Ricoh has appointed a new President and CEO for its Americas division.Ricoh veteran Joji Tokunaga…

Cost-cutting Biella announces closures

European office products manufacturer Biella is to close three of its sites.The production plant in Szydlowiec and the local sales…

Record profit for Aurelius | Chartpak buys paint maker | WB Mason hits back...

The Office Depot Europe acquisition has certainly paid off for Aurelius. The private equity firm – which bought the reseller’s…

Newell clashes with shareholders

US hedge fund Starboard has engaged in a power struggle with consumer goods giant Newell Brands.Starboard – which owns around…

Staedtler sales chief resigns

Head of European Sales at German stationery vendor Staedtler Udo Peters has resigned.Peters – who has been with the company…

Safety and OP expansion drives Acme sales

US-based office products vendor Acme United ended 2017 on a high note as its expansion starts to pay off.For the three…

Big Interview: The best of both worlds

ACCO Brands’ 2017 move to acquire Esselte Holdings led to the creation of a new $600 million business unit formally…

Steelcase survey reveals informal space trend

A recent study by office furniture vendor Steelcase has shed some light on what people really want from their workplace.A…

ACCO Q4 tops estimates

Q4 capped off a solid year overall for ACCO Brands as the strength of a recent acquisition drove it to…

Ownership change at Trodat

Austrian stamping vendor Trodat has announced a new ownership structure.The Müller-Just family has agreed to buy out the Doppler family’s…

Stewart Superior expands US presence

UK-based stationery and office supplies vendor Stewart Superior has signed a representative agreement with US-based Sourcing Partner.Signed in November last year,…

ACCO to close Wisconsin hub

ACCO Brands has revealed that it is permanently shutting down its Pleasant Prairie distribution centre in Wisconsin.The facility is expected…

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Icahn publishes letter to HP shareholders

Activist investor Carl Icahn has written an open letter to the shareholders of HP Inc, likening the company’s standalone restructuring…