The Office Times

ADVEO reports 3% increase in traditional supplies

ADVEO reports 3% increase in traditional supplies

ADVEO has increased its net profit after minorities and discontinued activities by 20%.

Lyreco names new CEO

Lyreco names new CEO

Lyreco has announced that CEO Steve Law has decided to step down as CEO and leave the company at the end of 2014.

Acco Brands reports strong BTS sales

Acco Brands reports strong BTS sales

Acco Brands said its net sales increased 1% to $472.2 million in Q3 compared to $469.2 million in the prior-year quarter

UPM profits soar

UPM profits soar

Cost-cutting has helped UPM increase it's core quarterly profit by 21% to 235 million euros. UPM also said it was preparing a new cost-cutting plan

Antalis sales up 4.6%

Antalis sales up 4.6%

Sequana has reported that sales of its Antalis business grew by 4.6 % to € 619m during the third quarter.

3D printing market set to double

3D printing market set to double

Worldwide shipments of 3D printers (3DPs) will reach 217,350 units in 2015, up from 108,151 in 2014, according to Gartner

Navigator sales up 6% in Europe

Navigator sales up 6% in Europe

Portucel Soporcel says that it was able to set a new record for paper sales in the first nine months of the year, boosted by growth of 3% in the sales volume on European markets

3M reports drop in stationery sales

3M reports drop in stationery sales

3M has reported that stationery and office supplies declined year-on-year on an organic local-currency basis during the third quarter

o2o acquisition complete

Private equity firm Endless completed its acquisition of office 2 office (o2o) on Friday. EVO Business Supplies will now begin the process of detailed planning to merge o2o with Vasanta Group

Brand sponsors of National Stationery Week announced

Brand sponsors of National Stationery Week announced

Leading brands Sheaffer, Maped Helix, Dodo-Pad, Kokuyo, Zebra and Nu: Notebooks have been revealed as the sponsors of next year’s National Stationery Week and Get Britain Writing campaign