Women’s anti-Trump march causes stationery sales spike

Women’s anti-Trump march causes stationery sales spike

Mar 21, 2017

A huge spike in office supply sales occured in the United States during the week before the anti-Trump Women’s March held earlier this year.

Retail isn’t dying: it’s evolving

Retail isn’t dying: it’s evolving

Mar 21, 2017

The death of retail as we now know it is greatly exaggerated. 

Mondi under European Commission investigation

Mondi under European Commission investigation

Mar 7, 2017

Packaging and paper group Mondi has confirmed that the European Commission is conducting an inspection at its Vienna office.

Walmart in decline

Walmart in decline

Feb 28, 2017

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway investment vehicle sold off $900-million of Walmart stock in the last quarter, or about 90% of his remaining shares, in a move that highlights the continuing decline of the retail giant.

106 Staples stores in the UK rebranded

106 Staples stores in the UK rebranded

Feb 28, 2017

Staples’ 106 UK stores are being renamed Office Outlet by new-owner Hilco Capital, which snapped up the retailer last year for a nominal sum.

Stationery sales slide at ‘traditional’ news agencies

Stationery sales slide at ‘traditional’ news agencies

Feb 21, 2017

Stationery sales at news agencies dropped markedly in the pre-Christmas period, according to the latest benchmark survey.