29 Mar’12 (Complete)
Best Buy, the world’s leading consumer electronics retailer, today reported another set of disappointing results for Q4’12 ended 3 Mar’12. We were reminded once again of CEO Brian Dunn’s(pic below)defensiveness in dealing with analysts at the webcast…
Brian Dunn is a Best Buy lifer, that rarest of CEOs who went from the shop or showroom floor to the corner office. He sold TVs in a Minneapolis store. Now he runs the company that sells more flat screens than any other retailer anywhere, Wal-Martincluded.
On Friday OPI published a story headed ‘Schools contract didn't achieve expected sales’ leaving readers with a false impression of Office Depot’s recent heavy losses…
21 Mar’12 (Complete)
Last week, we visited Penketh’s,one of the UK’s top 3 progressive OPS resellers. It was joy to review the tremendous progress they have made in the past few years…
In another massive blow to the beleaguered bigbox player Office Depot, U.S. Communities (USC) has announced the termination of the National School Supply Contract through lead agency Fairfax County Schools (VA)...
Dallas County has today released emails revealing that it assisting the City of Houston and Maricopa County in ongoing fraud audits-investigations of Office Depot.
9 Mar'12 (Complete)
In February, we visited Columbus (WI) to meet the team leading one of the hottest etailers on the planet, Discount Office Items (DOI).We speak with TimandJim Hortonand marketing chief Joe Schaefer…
Today, Office Depot whistle-blower David Sherwin has called on the California DGS, State Procurement Officer, Jim Butlerto immediately resign his position.
6 Mar’12 (Complete)
Bill Jonesis chairman/director of global contract group AOPDand CEO of The Office City (Redwood, CA). We discussed the remarkable progress of the group over the past 5 years and the brand refresh at his progressive OPS reseller…
Jack Dorsey is the genius founder of Twitterand Square,the brilliantly simple and affordable mobile payment device that is revolutionizing small businesses. He talks with Fast Company’s Ellen McGirt…
Acme United today announced impressive results for Q4’11 financial results to 31 Dec’11...
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