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The North American Office Products Awards (NAOPA) brought the curtain down on this year’s SP Richards’ (SPR) ABC show in San Antonio, Texas.
Staples throws wrench in Essendant and SP Richards merger.
All-New TriMega tM8 Catalog in Production for 2018!
TriMega Purchasing Association and AOPD announced today that for 2018 they will not combine their annual One on One events as they have in 2016 and 2017.
New Chairman & Executive Committee Installed, New Board Members Elected
The State of the OP Industry Report 2016-2017 Respondent Summary
TriMega’s & AOPD’s Reflect on Successful Kinetic 2017 Event
ISSA, the worldwide cleaning industry association, TriMega Purchasing Association and Independent Stationers, the industry’s leading office products dealer groups, announced that they will co-locate their events in 2017.
Independent Stationers and TriMega announced their recent EPIC 2016 event which took place the first week of November in Nashville, Tennessee and was co-located with ECi’s Connect 2016 event.
As TriMega closes the books on 2016, and looks forward to the year that lay ahead, it reflects on the past year, a year that can be characterized by significant accomplishments, changes and progress.
Industry Icon and 21-year TriMega Veteran Will Depart at the Year’s End. It is with mixed emotions that TriMega announces the retirement of Greg Fish, Executive Vice President of Purchasing for TriMega. After a long and accomplished 21-year career at TriMega, Greg has made the decision to explore – and enjoy – the benefits of retirement, effective December 31, 2016.
Read on to view TriMega's 2015 financial highlights....
TriMega, its Board of Directors and the leading industry wholesaler, Essendant, are excited to officially announce the launch of the next phase of the new strategic alignment between the two organizations. This comprehensive new relationship will align TriMega and Essendant in a number of areas including procurement, marketing (both print and digital), category management, and content. This program is open to all TriMega members regardless of wholesaler affiliation, and all dealers will recognize benefits from this paradigm shifting initiative.
American Office Products Distributors (AOPD), TriMega and its DSC group, announced that following a successful combined Annual Meeting earlier this year in San Antonio, they will once again be collaborating to co-host next year’s meeting, entitled Kinetic 2017. The event will return to Texas, this time just outside of Austin, at the Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort and Spa March 12 -16, 2017.
TriMega announced that last week it held it’s first-ever “TriMega Purchasing Clinics” and hailed them a huge success. The group hosted nearly 60 dealer principals and purchasing agents representing 40 member dealerships in two separate day and-a-half sessions in a public training room at TriMega’s Rosemont, Illinois Offices. The objective of TriMega’s Purchasing Clinic is to help its members master the fundamentals of purchasing strategies and techniques to lower costs of goods, improve margins, increase turns, improve cash flow and ultimately to grow their business.
Following the organization’s recent annual Board elections and the Board of Directors meeting that took place last week in Rosemont, TriMega announced election results and changes to its Board of Directors.
For the second year in a row, TriMega partnered with the ITEX Conference and Expo (www.itexshow.com) for its 2016 INTEC Show. The event, entitled Ignite 2016 (www.ignite-2016.com), took place earlier this month at the Hilton Marina in Fort Lauderdale, FL and was hailed as a success for member and supplier participants.
TriMega honored several dealer members earlier this month who achieved significant growth and provided particularly outstanding support to the organization over the past year. The awards were presented at last week’s EPIC 2015 event at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Record Event Turnout at Last Week's Las Vegas Event.
TriMega’s Point Nationwide and Independent Stationers National Accounts (ISNA) announced today the formation of a Joint Venture, called EPIC Business Essentials. This new venture is an important strategic initiative for the two U.S. dealer groups, who have been collaborating on a select basis with national accounts since August 2013.
View the topics discussed during the most recent TriMega Board Meeting held in conjunction with a 2015 Strategic Planning Session....
Rosemont, IL – (April 21, 2015) - TriMega recently announced changes to its Board of Directors. Following the organization’s recent annual Board elections and the Board of Directors meeting that took place earlier this month at the group’s Annual One-on-One Meeting in Florida, the association confirmed the following developments to board positions...
ROSEMONT, IL—(April 23, 2015): Executives from the nation’s leading office product dealers and key industry suppliers met last week, April 12 - 15 at the Westin Cape Coral Resort in Cape Coral, Florida for TriMega’s Annual One-on-One Meeting entitled “NeXus 2015” and the event was heralded a huge success. Read on....
Advocates for Independent Business (AIB) is a coalition that will help members better promote the Buy Local First message. Read on...
INTEC's annual dealer show, Ignite 2015, was held in conjunction with ITEX 2015 in Ft. Lauderdale FL earlier this month . Read on....
The ballot for the 2015 TriMega Board of Directors has been emailed.
Please read important changes made to the Credit Limit and Past Due Receivables document located in Policies and Procedures in the member section of the website
OPI has announced that entries are open for the sixth annual North American Office Products Awards (NAOPA). Read more about it . . .
TriMega announced today that it has entered into an agreement with ECi Acsellerate to provide enhanced market data collection, tracking and analysis under a new program entitled Vantage....
Read on to view TriMega's 2014 financial highlights....
In keeping with the Board of Directors decision to provide an abridged edition of the Board Meeting Minutes following each official Board Meeting, we are please to share the summary minutes of the organization's most recent Board Meeting.