Category: Human Resources

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
Clover Technologies Group recently announced that George Milton has been appointed chief executive officer of Clover Imaging, effective November 1, 2017. Jim Cerkleski, who has served as chief executive officer of Clover for the last 17 years, will become chairman of the board of directors. “After nearly two decades overseeing all ... Read More

08

Dec2017
This year, only 32 per cent of employees spent all their time working in, or at their office, according to a recent survey from Staples. The flexibility to work remote is the new normal for office workers, with 43 per cent of employees saying it’s a must-have. There’s a gap, however, ... Read More

06

Oct2017
The Davis Group announced the retirement of its long-time east coast agent, Roy Thornhill at the end of September. “Roy has represented the Davis Group for the past 38 years with knowledgeable professionalism that has been key to our successful sales growth in Eastern Canada,” said Doug Davis, CEO of Davis ... Read More

06

Oct2017
Sycamore Partners recently announced it has completed its acquisition of Staples, Inc. “We are pleased to have completed this transaction and look forward to partnering with CEO Shira Goodman and the Staples management team as we seek to increase long-term profitability,” says Stefan Kaluzny, managing director of Sycamore Partners. “With the ... Read More

06

Oct2017

Spicers appoints new chair

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The board of directors of Spicers Ltd. recently announced that Jonathan Trollip has been elected as chair of the company. This follows the election and confirmation of new directors and the retirement of outgoing non-executive directors as announced on September 6, 2017. Earlier in September, Spicers Ltd. held an extraordinary general ... Read More

12

Sep2017
Now, more than ever, organizations are seeing increasing risk levels of individuals with mental or physical health issues and/or illnesses in the workplace. A new whitepaper released by Morneau Shepell, found that coping skills and levels of resilience were significant in predicting health outcomes and employees’ engagement levels. The whitepaper, Why ... Read More

12

Sep2017
3M received a 100 percent score on the 2017 Disability Equality Index® for its outstanding support of employees with disabilities, making it one of the “2017 DEI Best Places to Work”. The Disability Equality Index is a joint initiative between the USBLN and the American Association of People with Disabilities ... 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
Staples has appointed a new chief information security officer and chief marketing officer. Brett Wahlin has been appointed to the role of chief information security officer (CISO) where he will be responsible for global enterprise-wide information, product and data security. Wahlin will report to chief technology officer Faisal Masud, who leads ... Read More