ACCO Brands Corp.
| New York Stock Exchange: ACCO
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ACCO Brands Corp. designs, develops, manufactures and markets traditional and computer-related office supplies, binding and laminating equipment, personal computer accessory products, paper-based time management products and presentation aids and products. It sells products under the brands GBC, Quartet, Rexel, Swingline, Wilson Jones, Marbig and NOBO. The company's customer base includes commercial contract stationers, retail superstores, wholesalers, resellers, mail order and Internet catalogs, mass merchandisers, club stores and dealers. It supplies products directly to commercial and industrial end-users and to the educational market. ACCO Brands operates its business through three segments: ACCO Brands Americas, ACCO Brands International and Computer Products Group. The ACCO Brands Americas segment manufactures, sources and sells traditional office products and supplies, in the North, Central and South American markets. This segment's products include staplers, staples, punches, ring binders, trimmers, sheet protectors and hanging file folders. The ACCO Brands International segment manufactures, sources and sells traditional office products and supplies, in Europe, Australia and the Asia-Pacific. This segment's products include dry-erase boards, dry-erase markers, easels, bulletin boards, overhead projectors, transparencies, laser pointers and screens. It also offers personal organization tools, which include time management products, primarily under the Day-Timer brand name. The Computer Products Group segment designs, distributes, markets and sells accessories for laptop and desktop computers, smart phones and tablets. Its accessories primarily include security locks, power adapters, input devices such as mice and keyboards, laptop computer carrying cases, hubs and docking stations, ergonomic devices and technology accessories for smart phones and tablets. The Computer Products Group segment sells its products under the Kensington, Microsaver and ClickSafe brand names. The company's business roots back to 1893. ACCO Brands was founded on August 17, 2005 and is headquartered in Lincolnshire, IL.