Spicers returns to wholesale supplies market with key senior hire

Strategic business supplies specialist OT Group has announced the return of the Spicers brand to the wholesale office supplies market – alongside the recruitment of a new group operations director.   Since Paragon’s acquisition of OT Group and Spicers Ireland in May 2020, a seven-figure sum has been invested into the group and the evolution of […]

Five things keeping procurement directors up at night

Procurement directors across the globe are tired of being told how they’re continuing to navigate unprecedented waters, that the world of work has changed for good, and that business leaders must innovate to turn a challenge into an opportunity – they know all too well the day-to-day struggles their teams are now facing. Yet, while organisations […]

Five ways to bring sustainability and social value to your supply chain

Recently, it feels as though world has woken up to an urgent need to be greener, with businesses and individuals from all walks of life seeking changes they can make to become more sustainable for the good of the planet — and its future inhabitants. And, as this target gains more momentum, so too does […]

OT Group sets the standard for information security with ISO credentials

Business services and workplace solutions specialist, OT Group, has secured prestigious ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification in recognition of its information security management system (ISMS) expertise. Forming part of the larger Paragon Group, the UK-headquartered business was accredited by Global Accredited Certification Body NQA, and the certification applies to the Office Depot UK, OfficeTeam and OT Wholesale […]