Category: Expansions

11

Jan2018
Click here to access the COPA E-News Brief publication for January 11, 2018 Articles in this issue: Office Depot names new CFO | Office Depot annonce un nouveau chef des finances ECi expands global footprint with PrintFleet acquisition | ECi élargit son empreinte avec l’acquisition de PrintFleet ... Read More

08

Dec2017
Spicers Canada, a division of Central National Gottesman Inc. (CNG)—a sales and marketing organization in the global pulp, paper, packaging, tissue, wood products and metal industries—is acquiring Shippers Supply. The acquisition will expand Spicers Canada position in the distribution of shipping, packaging and warehouse supplies. Spicers Canada distributes quality commercial print ... Read More

08

Dec2017
Office Depot, Inc. has announced the launch of BizBox, a new business services platform that will provide start-ups and small business leaders access to the core services needed to start and grow their businesses through a convenient subscription. With monthly services starting at $99, BizBox is expected to simplify business ... Read More

06

Oct2017
Office Depot, Inc. recently announced it is collaborating with Elementum to fortify its omnichannel operations, providing the company the ability to deliver products and services at unparalleled velocity and scale across all customer channels. The implementation of Elementum will provide comprehensive operational visibility, enabling Office Depot to act quickly, proactively ... Read More

12

Sep2017
ACCO Brands Corp. recently released its second quarter results for the period ended June 30, 2017. The company saw a net sales increase of 19 per cent to $490 million compared to the prior year quarter of $410 million. The sales increase was driven by acquisitions. Excluding the effects of ... Read More

12

Sep2017
Office Depot, Inc. recently launched same-day delivery in Atlanta and Los Angeles, with plans to launch the service in Ft. Lauderdale/Miami early September. The same-day delivery service is powered by Deliv, a leading crowdsourced, last-mile logistics company providing same-day delivery and returns for omnichannel retailers, local businesses and e-commerce companies. The ... Read More

04

Aug2017
Highlands, in partnership with LS Logistics, has assumed the sales and distribution roles for IDEAL-MBM Corporation in the Canadian marketplace.  The arrangement will launch the IDEAL.MBM brands into the office supplies industry in Canada, as well as consolidate MBM’s strengths in traditional markets. MBM Corporation is a leading manufacturer and distributor ... Read More

04

Aug2017
Bunzl plc recently announced it has made a binding offer for the acquisition of a group of businesses in France and has also purchased a marketing services business in the UK. Hedis, which trades through a number of subsidiaries across France, is engaged in the sale and distribution of cleaning and ... Read More

04

Aug2017
Avery Dennison Corporation recently announced it has completed the acquisition of Yongle Tape Company Ltd., a manufacturer of specialty tapes and related products in a variety of industrial markets, from its management and private equity firm ShawKwei & Partners. Headquartered in China’s Hebei Province, with production facilities in Zhuozhou and Shanghai, ... Read More

12

Jul2017
SYNNEX Corp. and Datatec Ltd. recently announced a definitive agreement in which SYNNEX will acquire Datatec’s Westcon-Comstor Americas business and become a minority shareholder in Datatec’s Westcon EMEA and APAC businesses. “We believe this is a unique opportunity that is transformational to SYNNEX and is aligned to our strategy of positioning ... Read More