Category: COPA News

08

Dec2017
It was another successful evening as professionals from the office products industry gathered at the Annual COPA Stars Gala on November 16 at the Vue (Toronto, ON) to honour this year’s awards recipients—including our special guest, the Individual Award of Excellence recipient Edward “Ted” Hoxie of Beatties Basics—and raise funds ... Read More

08

Dec2017
Your Association is always working hard to ensure we deliver the most value for your membership dollars. As such, for 2018, we’ve launched some new initiatives that will help your membership pay for itself. As part of your membership renewal: Market data is now included in your membership, previously a separate charge ... Read More

10

Nov2017
COPA is pleased to announce that Ted Hoxie has been awarded this year’s Individual Award of Excellence, the Association’s highest honour. The Award recognizes the achievements and contributions of our industry’s most outstanding business leaders. Ted’s success will be celebrated ... Read More

10

Nov2017
It’s going to be another laid back and fun night at The Vue in Toronto on November 16, 2017! This is a one-of-a-kind networking event where you can sit down (or stand up) with key people in the OP industry whose calendars are otherwise full! Don’t let this event fool you: ... Read More

10

Nov2017
COPA hosted its first-ever Memorial Golf Tournament in early October to honour Clyde Peterson, who passed away last year August following a lengthy battle with cancer. It was a beautiful, sunny day at Richmond Hill Golf & Country Club; a perfect day to play the game Clyde loved! The golfers ... Read More

06

Oct2017
It’s going to be another laid back and fun night at The Vue in Toronto on November 16, 2017! This year’s Stars Gala will once again have the most delicious assortment of foods, accompanied by an open bar, along with some must-have items up for grabs at the ... Read More

06

Oct2017
Four first year students were awarded $1,000 each through the COPA Scholarship Fund for the 2017-2018 academic year. Students submitted applications from across Canada and were selected from a random draw after meeting the required criteria. The scholarships were distributed across Canada: one each in the east and west coasts and ... Read More

04

Aug2017
Recognizing team and business successes is a great way to build team spirit, keep employees motivated and improve performance. The COPA Awards Program is the only industry-wide awards program dedicated to recognizing the achievements of the Canadian office products sector. Right now, the Awards Program is accepting nominations in nine (9) categories ... Read More

07

Jun2017
The first combined COPA & CHHMA Ontario Golf Tournament took place last week Tuesday (May 30) at the Angus Glen Golf Club in Markham. After checking in and picking up an assortment of goodies, registrants enjoyed a BBQ lunch sponsored by 3M Canada on the patio with colleagues, customers and new ... Read More

07

Jun2017
Naumi Haque, strategy and insights manager at Google Canada, delivered an insightful presentation to COPA members early last month at the Centre for Health & Safety Innovation in Mississauga. The seminar presented some great consumer and shopping behaviour research data from Ipsos, as well as from Google’s own ... Read More