Category: Technology

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

05

May2017
CCL Industries Inc. recently announced it has acquired two European direct-to-consumer, software-powered online digital printing businesses for its Avery unit. Goed Gemerkt B.V. and Goed Gewerkt B.V. are privately owned companies with common shareholders based near Utrecht in the Netherlands. Founded in 2003, Goed Gemerkt is a manufacturer of durable, personalized ... Read More

05

May2017
Xerox appointed Pete Peterson as senior vice president of Global Channel Strategy. As the team lead, Peterson will be responsible for revenue and profit growth, as well as leading and executing targeted investments across direct and indirect channels worldwide. Xerox is focused on enhancing and expanding its channel reach, particularly in ... Read More

05

May2017
Xerox launched 29 ConnectKey®-enabled printers and multifunction devices with simple and secure on-the-go capabilities, cloud connectivity, and access to productivity boosting features and apps at the end of March. Tapping into today’s businesses’ growing dependence on technology, the ConnectKey portfolio transforms traditional printing devices into smart, connected workplace assistants boasting ... Read More

04

Apr2017
COPA recently released the first issue of OfficeToday, a new online magazine covering the latest in business and office trends. In addition to the great content, this digital publication has some unique features to engage readers and support advertisers. “Most digital publications today are simple PDFs converted to flip books with ... Read More

03

Apr2017
Office Depot, Inc. revealed in its latest Small Business Index survey that 70 per cent of small business owners (SMBs) indicated they did not use tax software when they filed their taxes in 2016. The survey results also showed that one in four (24 per cent) of large SMBs (those ... Read More

19

Jan2017
Imagine getting a complete picture of Amazon’s business strategy and end-game—what would this knowledge do for your business? Understanding North America’s number one online retailer would most definitely put you at an advantage to better compete in the digital marketplace. On January 25, you will not only have a chance to ... Read More

11

Jan2017
Office Depot, Inc. recently announced the completion of the sale of its European business to The AURELIUS Group. This transaction is part of the company’s recently announced international divestiture strategy to focus on opportunities in its North American business. Since 2005, Aurelius has completed more than 70 transactions across Europe and specializes ... Read More

11

Jan2017
Staples, Inc. has appointed Faisal Masud to the newly created role of chief technology officer. He had previously served as executive vice-president of global e-commerce since joining the company in May 2013. In his new role, Masud will be responsible for both e-commerce and global technology and will report directly to ... Read More

11

Jan2017
NCR Corp. recently announced that the White House has appointed Marija Zivanovic-Smith to serve as one of three U.S. representatives to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Business Advisory Council (ABAC). “At a time when the insights of business leaders are increasingly important to economic cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region, we ... Read More