Category: Management

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
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

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
Avery Products Corporation has filed a lawsuit against sellers of alleged counterfeit Avery labels in the United States. “We simply will not tolerate such activity,” said Jim Sellors, president of Avery North America. “Our goal is to let consumers know that when they purchase Avery labels, they’re getting the outstanding product ... 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
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

08

Dec2017
After announcing that it would not oppose the proposed acquisition of OfficeMax Australia by Complete Office Supplies, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) said it will not oppose the Winc-OfficeMax merger either, which it previously said warranted scrutiny. In its decision regarding COS, the ACCC focused on the supply of ... 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

10

Nov2017
Canadian businesses spent $11.8 billion on environmental protection in 2014, up nine per cent from 2012. Two categories of expenditures—pollution abatement and control processes, and waste management and sewerage services—accounted for almost two-thirds of the total. Among the 16 industry groups surveyed, the oil and gas extraction industry had the largest share ... Read More

10

Nov2017
Office Depot, Inc. is pivoting the company from a traditional office products retailer to a broader business services and technology products platform. As the first step in this new strategic direction, the company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire CompuCom Systems, Inc., a market-leading provider of award-winning IT ... Read More