Europe Staples Stores
Will Now Become OfficeCentre Stores.
In September 2019, Staples Solutions sold its German retail and online business to New Office Center, and the renaming of the stores in Germany will take place on April 1.
At the same time, the online shop will also be converted; in future it will operate under http://www.officecentre.de. From July 1st, only the Staples Solutions major customer shop, which does not belong to the New Office Center Group, will be accessible at http://www.staples.de. Office Center offers office supplies, office equipment and office technology as well as various services such as printing services or external bookkeeping. The owner-managed company has been active in the Netherlands for 30 years and, according to its own information, operates 32 branches there. In Germany, Office Center includes the 52 (former) Staples branches, nine of which are in Hamburg. In addition to the online shop, the branches will also be gradually rebuilt and the range expanded, announced Office Center. “Our aim is
General Manager of New Office Center BV has been Wim de Goei since November 2020, who most recently worked at Office Depot Europe / Viking as Vice President and Managing Director of the Benelux countries, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Richard Houppermans, the previous managing director at Office Center, is still with the company – as Chief Purchasing Officer for all business areas in the Netherlands and Germany. Jochen Bohl is the managing director in Germany.