Large ChairPro showroom launches in Sofia

01 June 2016

Capitalizing on the positive reception to its ChairPro concept in Bulgaria, ChairPro is inaugurating a 300m2 self-standing showroom on this major artery in Sofia. Chairpro also announces further plans for expansion of its concept in Europe through joint ventures. Visit the website of ChairPro here


OFFICE 1 announces new license agreement in Azerbaijan

17 February 2015

OFFICE 1 has signed a License Agreement in Baku with office supply dealer, AzVista LLC., for the launch of an Office 1 Ecommerce website and new warehouse to back the dealer activities of AzVista. Plans are being developed for the opening of a first superstore in Baku sometime in 2017 and the appointment of dealers to operate under the OFFICE 1 trademark. 


OFFICE 1 signs a Master Franchise Agreement in Poland

15 February 2015

OFFICE 1 announces the appointment of a new managing director, Tomasz Maciejewicz to run Office 1 Poland SA. The new management is signing a logistics supplier agreement with Synteco a large Polish office supply wholesaler. As part of the agreement, Synteco will acquire shares in the newly formed company with the objective of appointing new OFFICE 1 dealers who will operate quasi stockless with Synteco fulfilling Ecommerce orders for delivery.


ChairPro signs a partnership agreement in Hungary

22 July 2014

ChairPro signs a Partnership Agreement with Dolphio Consulting Kft. for the launch of the ChairPro Ecommerce website in the growing Hungary market. Mr. Janos Rovnyai, Managing Director of Dolphio, will be the CEO of the new partnership.

Dolphio is involved in online marketing systems and has been engaged in R&D and related consulting topics in information technology and other innovative projects both alone and with partners from the academic and business scene. The new website is expected to launch in 2015


Office 1 Indonesia opens 4 new stores

08 July 2014 Indonesia

Office 1 Indonesia continues its steady advance in spite of a generally negative retail environment for stationery items. Three new stores were launched early this year with a fourth slated for opening by end June 2014. Bringing up the number of Office 1 Stores to nine to date.

 

Office 1 Indonesia continues its steady advance in spite of a generally negative retail environment for stationery items. Three new stores were launched early this year with a fourth slated for opening by end June 2014. Bringing up the number of Office 1 Stores to nine to date.

The new additions range in size from 150m2 to 350m2 and are located within large Ace Hardware superstores to benefit from the heavy foot traffic generated by Ace. They are located outside of Jakarta in large malls such as Makassar, Grand City Surabaya and Dago Living Plaza in Bandung. They offer business and customers a large and colorful assortment of fast moving items at best prices. 

The new additions range in size from 150m2 to 350m2 and are located within large Ace Hardware superstores to benefit from the heavy foot traffic generated by Ace. They are located outside of Jakarta in large malls such as Makassar, Grand City Surabaya and Dago Living Plaza in Bandung. They offer business and customers a large and colorful assortment of fast moving items at best prices. 


ChairPro expands into Greece

27 June 2014

ChairPro announces the launch of a fully owned Ecommerce website in Greece specializing in the sale of a large assortment of chairs with emphasis on ergonomic chairs. The new venture is based in Thessaloniki and will be managed by George Soubasis and Panos Zaragoulidis, previous master franchisees of OFFICE 1 Greece. The website is expected to be operational in April 2015. 


OFFICE 1 to re-enter Greek market

16 April 2014

OFFICE 1 just signed a License Agreement with Zirixidis Bros. of ProOffice, the largest wholesaler and contract dealer in Macedonia. The agreement covers transfer of the OFFICE 1 know-how in Ecommerce, the creation of a website and a national catalog and the import of OFFICE 1 branded products from the European Central Warehouse in Sofia. Plans call for the creation of a national network of dealers operating under the OFFICE 1 trademark and benefitting from the centralized purchasing power and warehouse of ProOffice, a single Ecommerce website and the creation of marketing material and services.  


OFFICE 1 to re-enter Greek market

16 April 2014

OFFICE 1 just signed a License Agreement with Zirixidis Bros. of ProOffice, the largest wholesaler and contract dealer in Macedonia. The agreement covers transfer of the OFFICE 1 know-how in Ecommerce, the creation of a website and a national catalog and the import of OFFICE 1 branded products from the European Central Warehouse in Sofia. Plans call for the creation of a national network of dealers operating under the OFFICE 1 trademark and benefitting from the centralized purchasing power and warehouse of ProOffice, a single Ecommerce website and the creation of marketing material and services.  


OFFICE 1 Bulgaria Celebrates 15th Anniversary

11 June 2013 Bulgaria

OFFICE 1 Bulgaria Celebrates 15th Anniversary

OFFICE 1 Bulgaria threw a huge party to celebrate its 15th anniversary!

This favorite of employees, customers and vendors is celebrated every five year with much merriment and noise. The party is hosted outdoors in some beautiful park or setting place outside Sofia. Following this well liked tradition this year’s party took place outdoors in the picturesque village of Uzana, Bulgaria.

More than 500 OFFICE 1 crew, sub franchisees and guests attended the happy gathering. The program included national folk dances, as well as popular and hard rock bands.

The pouring rain couldn’t quell the enthusiasm of the celebrants who partied well into the night, after the gathering was moved to several clubs and bars.

For readers with a historic bent, OFFICE 1 Bulgaria’s first store was launched in June 6th, 1998 in Sofia. The office products brand is the market leader with more than 110 stores across the country. 


OFFICE 1 launches www.Chairpro.bg

01 March 2013

OFFICE 1 announces the creation in Bulgaria of a fully owned subsidiary www.ChairPro.bg  to operate an Ecommerce website capitalizing on OFFICE 1’s experience and know-how in Ecommerce. This new international project of Office 1 Superstores International Inc. consists in a  highly specialized online shop offering a wide assortment of chairs, focusing on high-end ergonomic solutions combining sophisticated design and functionality, manufactured in the USA, Germany, Poland and Italy, in an ever expanding array of ergonomic chairs, executive chairs, school chairs, special needs, cafeteria, restaurant and at home chairs and accessories.