EOPA 2020 Winners Announced

EOPA 2020 Winners

The 19th European Office Products Awards took place last Monday evening during which the EOPA 2020 winners were announced.

Once again bringing together a wide host of leading vendors, resellers and distributors within the European business supplies industry, the EOPA 2020 winners were announced during a special presentational evening on Monday 9th of March at the Hotel Okura in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Much like previous years, EOPA 2020, held during OPI’s Partnership event, boasted a wonderful evening for outstanding food and drink, along with the ‘stand up’ entertainment delights of OPI’s Steve Hilliard and an inspiring industry focused toast by CEO of Bruneau, Nicolas Poiter.

EOPA 2020 Winners

Handed out across several different categories, the EOPA 2020 awards saw numerous companies and products collecting coveted prizes on the night on what has become known in the yearly calendar as a night to celebrate success and innovation in the office products and business supplies industries.

The EOPA 2020 winners were revealed as:

Wholesaler of the Year

PBS Holding

Product of the Year

COLOP – e-mark

Marketing Campaign of the Year

Fellowes Brands: Meet Emma – Our Work Colleague of the Future

Video of the Year

BIC – Gel-ocity Quick Dry

Vendor of the Year

Fellowes Brands

Initiative of the Year

Integra Business Solutions – i-merge: A Platform to Bring Businesses Together

Reseller of the Year (for revenues under €100 million)

Lomax

Reseller of the Year (for revenues over €100 million)

Böttcher

Professional of the Year

Cédrik Longin, CEP Office Solutions

Young Executive of the Year

Esmeralda González, Fellowes Brands

Sustainability Award

Vendor Award – Bi-silique
Reseller Award – Commercial

Industry Achievement

Jonathan Smith, Avery

Highly Commended

Alongside the winners, there were several businesses and their products that also received high commendations from the judges of this year’s event.

Highlighted were ACCO Brands as runners up of the Product of the Year award with their GBC Foton 30 Automatic Office Laminator and International Paper, praised as both a vendor overall and for their runner up entry for Initiative of the Year, Reikan.

The organisers of EOPA 2020, OPI, also gave their thanks to this year’s sponsors which included Bi-silique, Corwell, Greenspeed, Newell Brands and Staples Solutions.

Sam Rose