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Press Releases - Corporate/Financial

  • 12/8/15 4:04 pm EST
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla., (December 8, 2015) – Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) and Office Depot, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODP) have issued the following open letter to customers after the Canadian Competition Bureau recently announced that it will seek to block Staples’ acquisition of Grand & Toy:To Our Valued Customers,The Canadian Competition Bureau recently announced that it will seek to block Staples’ acquisition of Grand & Toy.  The Competition Bureau’s challenge, ifmore...
  • 12/7/15 4:05 pm EST
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla., (December 7, 2015) – Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) and Office Depot, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODP) have issued the following open letter to customers after the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced earlier today their decision to challenge the merger of the two companies:To Our Valued Customers,The Federal Trade Commission recently announced that it intends to challenge Staples’ acquisition of Office Depot.  The government’s challenge, if successfulmore...
  • 12/7/15 1:11 pm EST

    Companies confident in legal position based on competitive dynamics and clear FTC precedent

    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla., December 7, 2015 -- Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) and Office Depot, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODP) today announced that they intend to contest the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s decision to challenge the merger of the two companies. The companies were informed of the FTC’s decision earlier today.The proposed acquisition would benefit customers, employees and shareholders, and the companies look forward to a full, impartial judicial review of the competitive effectsmore...
  • 11/3/15 6:50 am EST

    Continues to Deliver Improvement in Operating Income

    North American Retail Division Same-Store Sales Grow 3%

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (“Office Depot”, or the “company”) (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, which entered into a definitive agreement on February 4, 2015 to be acquired by Staples, Inc. (“Staples”), today announced results for the third quarter ended September 26, 2015. “We delivered strong operating results in the third quarter, despite the continued disruption related to the pendingmore...
  • 10/20/15 4:45 pm EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, which entered into a definitive agreement on February 4, 2015 to be acquired by Staples Inc., will announce third quarter 2015 results for the fiscal period ending September 26, 2015, before market open on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. The company does not plan to host an earnings conference call. About Office Depot, Incmore...
  • 10/12/15 8:30 am EDT
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (October 12, 2015) -- Staples and Office Depot today announced that they have mutually agreed with the Federal Trade Commission to extend the review period for the Office Depot acquisition. Under the terms of the agreement, the FTC has agreed to issue its decision regarding this transaction by December 8, 2015. “We’re pleased to reach an agreement with the FTC to extend the review period for the Office Depot transaction,” said Ron Sargent, Chairman and CEO, Staplesmore...
  • 8/28/15 4:53 pm EDT
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla., August 28, 2015 – Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) and Office Depot, Inc. (Nasdaq: ODP) today announced that they have certified substantial compliance with the Request for Additional Information (the “Second Request”) from the United States Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) regarding the proposed merger between Staples and Office Depot. Additionally, Staples and Office Depot have entered into a timing agreement with the FTC pursuant to whichmore...
  • 8/4/15 6:56 am EDT

    Continues to Deliver Substantial Improvement in Operating Income

    Accelerates U.S. Retail Store Portfolio Optimization

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (“Office Depot”, or the “company”) (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, which entered into a definitive agreement on February 4, 2015 to be acquired by Staples, Inc. (“Staples”), today announced results for the second quarter ended June 27, 2015. “In the second quarter we significantly improved operating income versus last year, primarily due to continued excellentmore...
  • 7/7/15 12:00 pm EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, which entered into a definitive agreement on February 4, 2015 to be acquired by Staples Inc., will announce second quarter 2015 results for the fiscal period ending June 27, 2015, before market open on Tuesday, August 4, 2015. The company does not plan to host an earnings conference call. About Office Depot, Inc.more...
  • 6/19/15 8:20 am EDT

    Preliminary vote count indicates a 99.5 percent approval for the acquisition; all other ballot items also approved

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, which entered into a definitive agreement on February 4, 2015, to be acquired by Staples Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS), today announced that its shareholders have overwhelmingly approved the proposal for Staples to acquire all of the outstanding shares of the company. At the Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders held today, 99.5 percentmore...