Office & Desk

Welcome to New Ideas With Spector & Co.!
February 16, 2021 at 10:17 am

The first month of the new year has already come and gone! We thought we’d use this opportunity to let you in on some new and exciting products for 2021. Let’s get right into it by first focusing on keeping those hands clean! First up is the Spencer. It automatically dispenses soap or hand sanitizer…

Sticking to the Tried and True: The Power Behind Best-Selling Products
January 19, 2021 at 1:56 pm

Let’s talk about consistency for a second! Time and time again, these are the products that are constantly making waves and continuing to impress! These are products you can trust to make an impact—products that always seem to strike the right chord. We’re starting 2021 off with showcasing our best sellers that instill confidence! We…

Staples Is Trying to Buy Office Depot Again (and Thanks to Amazon, It Might Work)
January 15, 2021 at 12:03 pm

Five years after the Federal Trade Commission put a stop to it, Staples Inc. is once again trying to buy its old competitor, Office Depot. Staples has reportedly put up an offer of $2.1 billion for Office Depot’s parent company, ODB Corp. Part of the plan involves working directly with the ODP board to tailor a merger plan that fits within FTC confines...

Gemline Partners With Newell Custom Writing Instruments, Will Offer Paper Mate and Sharpie Brands in Promo
January 6, 2021 at 2:13 pm

Gemline, Lawrence, Mass., announced today a strategic long-term partnership with Atlanta-based Newell Custom Writing Instruments. Gemline will be the first supplier partner to offer the Paper Mate and Sharpie brands to the promotional products industry in the U.S. The partnership increases Newell’s reach in the industry, expands Gemline’s presence in the sizable writing instrument product…

Give the Gift of Safety This Holiday Season
November 30, 2020 at 11:02 am

Forbes labeled 2020 as the Zoom Era, meaning people are glued to their devices since their main means of communication is video conferences for business meetings, gatherings with friends and family, and even workouts with their favorite instructors. While the convenience is there, the privacy may not be. Uncovered webcams can leave people vulnerable to…

An Engraved Typewriter Used as an Employee Gift Appraised for $40K on 'Antiques Roadshow'
November 17, 2020 at 11:36 am

A gold Royal typewriter originally given as a gift for an employee’s 10th year as vice president in 1940 was appraised on “Antiques Roadshow” for between $30,000 and $40,000. The typewriter was brought to the appraisers by the original recipient’s granddaughter, who added that all of the top salespeople had their signatures engraved onto the…