Posted on May 27 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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In a bid to become the Guinness World Record holder for the world’s largest notebook, Nuco International is creating a 4ft notepad, 300% larger than a standard A4 pad. The official Guinness World Records adjudication will take place on April 26th at the London Stationery Show. Nuco will then take the notebook on tour, from one end of the country to the other, inviting members of the public to write...

Posted on May 26 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Stationery brand Avery is encouraging office workers to add a dash of colour to their workspace with the launch of a new range of stackable desktop accessories available in blue, pink, green and black. The bright new ColorStak range includes letter trays, accessories trays and pen pots, all stackable without the need for connecting risers. ColorStak accessories can be purchased individually or in...

Posted on May 25 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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National Stationery Week sponsor Maped Helix is marking the occasion by distributing free stationery to children across the Midlands. From April 25 to May 1, the stationery manufacturer is giving all school trips to the Black Country Living Museum a free stationery pack to promote the importance of handwriting. Lianne Fletcher, marketing manager at Maped Helix, said: “Our history is ingrained in...

Posted on May 8 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Fibre recovered from used paper cups could end up being used to make recycled paper products, following a pioneering recycling partnership between British master papermaker James Cropper and McDonald’s UK. The two companies are trialling a paper cup recycling scheme at 150 of the 1,250 McDonald’s UK restaurants that will enable previously non-recyclable, plastic-coated paper cups to be recycled...

Posted on May 7 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Are you looking after your screens properly? Tayla Ansell considers the case for using dedicated screen cleaning products Today there are more screens than ever in our homes and offices, from PCs and laptops to tablets and smartphones, all of which require – but rarely get – regular cleaning. A dirty, smeared screen impairs the viewing experience, potentially leading to eyestrain and headaches,...

Posted on May 6 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Paperworld 2016, the leading international trade and industry fair for the paper, office supplies and stationery sector, takes place from January 30-February 2 in Frankfurt, Germany. Tayla Ansell picks out some of the best new products on display. Last year, 1,636 exhibitors from 60countries presented their stationery and officce products to 39,287 visitors from around the world, including buyers from...

Posted on May 5 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Pen manufacturer Montenegro was showcasing its new Passione collection, which includes fountain pens, a rollerball, ballpoint and mechanical pencil. The range is made from celluloid and comes in four colours – orange, red, blue and a zebra stripe. Design features include a curved pocket clip, two matching enamel lines and a 1912 high-relief logo. Each writing instrument in the Passione family is...

Posted on May 5 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Tesa, a market leader in the manufacture and supply of adhesive tapes, is capitalising on increasing online sales by launching durable tape solutions that enable consumers to return or trade-on their purchases securely. The tesapack Pack ‘n’ Go tape dispenser is a compact, lightweight and ergonomically designed product ideal for use by consumers and small businesses. Available in two bright colours,...

Posted on May 4 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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Mr Glover from Kettering in Northamptonshire was one of 10 lucky winners of an iPhone 6 in a competition run by ExaClair Limited to promote its Europa range of books, pads and filing products. Mr Glover entered the draw after buying a yellow A5 Europa notemaker from Colemans of Kettering, an independent stationers and arts and crafts retailer. He said: “I buy all my stationery from Colemans and...

Posted on May 3 2016 - 10:00am by Scarlett Peters
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In November, Premier Paper Group, the UK’s largest independent paper merchant, held a day of tree planting, where customers and staff joined forces to plant some 2,500 trees at a site in rural Hertfordshire. Trees were planted at Heartwood Forest, owned by the Woodland Trust, which is set to become the UK’s largest continuous new native woodland. David Jones, Premier Paper Group Marketing Director,...