Office romance

20 February 2008 By George Hay

The US office supplies firm wants to expand its fastestgrowing sector by snapping up a Dutch rival. It s been rebuffed, but even a pricier offer could work out. There are big synergies in the US and Corporate Express is poorly placed to withstand much weakness in the US economy.

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