Two sides to the paper
Technological advances such as email are continuing to negatively affect the industry, and environmental awareness has also thinned out orders. As a result, revenue is expected to decline over the next five years. Still, advertising and special events such as elections and sports will help bolster demand for paper products, despite growing competition from alternative sources.
Office stationery wholesalers distribute a range of paper stationery products and other office supplies to retailers, other wholesalers, directly to customers and foreign buyers. Industry products include envelopes, computer paper, notebooks, business forms, photo albums, folders, pens, pencils, toner cartridge, inked ribbons, cellophane tape and others. Sales of office equipment and furniture are excluded from this industry.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.