30 Aug 10 (Complete)Last Tuesday, we met with Mark Nolanthe dynamic chief of Nolans Office Products based in San Antonio; and leader of the AHI Enterprises which has just won the much prized $30m Texas office supply contract….
30 Aug 10
While Office Depot is promoting their renewed partnership with TCPN on the one hand, it is negotiating with San Diego County (CA)and National IPA for a national co-operative on the other?
UKOD the lead
24 Aug 10We’ve only spoken on the telephone to Mike Griffin,the founder of UK Office Direct a few times, but we feel we understand what has made this fast rising etailer one of the best rated in the OP world….
13 Aug 10
TheFlorida Department of Management Services has recommended the much-investigated Office Depot plus Staples and an AOPD reseller be awarded the $42 million annual contract in office and school supplies. This is a good news, bad news story...
Office Depot whistleblower David Sherwin has accused Depot of a new and insidious form or racism towards the Detroit Public School System.
11 Aug 10 Florida Stateposts it intent to award its $42m office & school supply contract tomorrow Thursday 12th August, with the final award document delivered on the 19th August.
10 Aug 10Another State, another scam for Office Depot. Washington is the latest to investigate the flagrantly fraudulent overcharging of the desperately declining #2 bigbox reseller. Washington represents only 2% of the US population. By the time all states are totted up, overcharges could reach an annual rate of $60 million!
2010 Office User Survey
6 Aug 10Talk about bold. Just weeks after taking over as Xerox's CEO last July, Ursula Burns announced the biggest deal in the company's history: the $6.4 billion acquisition of Affiliated Computer Services, an outsourcing firm most people had never heard of. Xerox needed dramatic action….
4 Aug 10
We have started the review of results of leading papermakers, International Paper, Stora Ensoand now UPM Kymmene has arrived. Growth and profitability has returned strongly…
Today, theProficiency Indexteam resumes and reports on Survey #3 of the immensely popular review of UK/US resellers’ webstores.
In the US we analyse: Give Something Back, Guernsey OP; Phillips Group; S&T Office; and Warden's. In Canada: Beatties Basics. In the UK: Caboodle; Excel Office; Irongate/OfficeThingy; andPaperstone.
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