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Press Releases - Corporate/Financial

  • 10/22/13 9:00 am EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will announce third quarter 2013 earnings for the fiscal period ended September 28, 2013 on Tuesday, November 5, 2013. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit the Office Depot Investor Relations website at http://investor.officedepot.commore...
  • 8/29/13 4:15 pm EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced today the results of its previously announced cash offer to purchase any and all of its $250,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of outstanding 9.75% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 (CUSIP 676220AG1 and U67518AC1) (the “notes”) pursuant to its offer to purchase dated July 30, 2013 (the “Offer to Purchase”). As of themore...
  • 8/20/13 10:08 pm EDT

    Starboard to Withdraw Proxy Solicitation and Vote the White Card at Upcoming Annual Meeting

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company and its largest shareholder, Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, "Starboard"), have reached a settlement agreement ahead of the Company’s upcoming Annual Meeting of Shareholders on August 21, 2013. As part of the settlement agreement, Starboard nominees Cynthia Jamison, Jeffrey Smith, and Joseph Vassalluzzomore...
  • 8/20/13 7:22 am EDT

    After Listening to Shareholders, Office Depot Offered Starboard Three Seats on its Existing Board, One Seat on the CEO Selection Committee and Two Seats on the Post-Merger Company's Board in an Effort to Reach a Compromise

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that negotiations it initiated to reach a good-faith compromise with its largest shareholder, Starboard Value LP (together with its affiliates, "Starboard"), ahead of the Company’s Annual Meeting of Shareholders on August 21, have not resulted in an agreement. Office Depot initiated the negotiations late last week after hearingmore...
  • 8/14/13 12:30 pm EDT

    Report Acknowledges Compromise Proposed by Office Depot to Maintain the Integrity of the CEO Search Committee is in the Best Interests of Shareholders

    Office Depot Urges All Shareholders to Vote the WHITE Proxy Card Today

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Egan-Jones Proxy Services, a leading independent proxy advisory firm, recommends that ODP shareholders vote on the WHITE proxy card for ALL of the Company’s board nominees – Neil R. Austrian, Justin Bateman, Thomas J. Colligan, Marsha J. Evans, Eugene V. Fife, W. Scott Hedrick, Kathleen Mason, Michael J. Massey, Raymond Svider and Nigelmore...
  • 8/13/13 8:00 am EDT

    Urges Shareholders to Vote the WHITE Proxy Card to Allow Continuity of the CEO Selection Committee

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today provided an update concerning the Company’s annual meeting of shareholders which is scheduled for August 21, 2013. Office Depot announced that if CEO Selection Committee members Tom Colligan and Marsha Evans are re-elected, the Company would immediately invite to its Board of Directors any of the three Starboard nominees recommendedmore...
  • 8/12/13 8:00 am EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) and OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today provided an update on the CEO search process for the combined company as part of the overall progress on integration planning. At the time that Office Depot and OfficeMax agreed to merge, both companies’ boards of directors determined to undertake a comprehensive search process, which would consider both internal and external candidates in order to identify themore...
  • 8/7/13 8:00 am EDT

    Details Significant Progress Made on Proposed Merger and Integration with OfficeMax

    Says Starboard Nominees and Proposal Pose Risk to Merger

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today sent a letter to all shareholders urging them to vote the white proxy card in favor of Office Depot’s ten director nominees and their ongoing efforts to successfully close the OfficeMax transaction and unlock significant value for all shareholders. In the letter, Office Depot also highlights why it believes activist investor Starboard Valuemore...
  • 8/5/13 8:02 am EDT

    Insertion of Starboard Nominees Will Jeopardize the Progress Made to Date on OfficeMax Transaction and Realization of Substantial Synergies -- Each Month of Delay in Integration Estimated to Cost Shareholders $12M in Potential Savings

    Company Intends to Hold Next Annual Shareholders Meeting in April 2014

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced that on Friday it filed a presentation with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) demonstrating the importance of shareholders electing the Board’s nominees at the Company’s Annual Meeting on August 21. In the presentation, Office Depot noted that the election of the Board’s nominees will ensure their continued oversight ofmore...
  • 7/30/13 9:00 am EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced today that it has commenced a cash offer to purchase any and all of its $250,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of outstanding 9.75% Senior Secured Notes due 2019 (CUSIP 676220AG1 and U67518AC1) (the “notes”). The Company is offering to purchase the notes in connection with the previously announced sale of its indirectmore...