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Press Releases - Social Responsibilities

  • 9/16/13 10:00 am EDT

    School Assembly Program Features Bullying Expert Brooks Gibbs and is Supported by Sales of Exclusive One Direction Collection at Office Depot

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Office Depot Foundation – the independent, nonprofit philanthropic arm of Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies and services - invites middle schools across the United States to participate in the Foundation’s new “Be The Difference. Speak Up Against Bullying!” Program. At the core of the program are school assemblies for students as well as anti-bullying education sessions for parents,more...
  • 9/12/13 10:05 am EDT

    Company Receives Honors from Black EOE Journal, Professional Woman’s Magazine and U.S. Veterans Magazine 

    Boca Raton, Fla., September 12, 2013 -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company was recently recognized by Black EOE Journal and Professional Woman’s Magazine as having one of the Top Supplier Diversity Programs, and by U.S. Veterans Magazine as a Top Veteran-Friendly Company in the publications' 2013 “Best of the Best” lists.“Office Depot is dedicated to maintaining one of the best corporate supplier diversitymore...
  • 8/19/13 9:30 am EDT

    New Program Features Bullying Expert Brooks Gibbs and is Supported by Sales of Exclusive One Direction Collection at Office Depot

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies and services, today announced the next phase of its multi-faceted anti-bullying partnership with One Direction - a new Office Depot Foundation educational program intended to help stop bullying. The Office Depot Foundation – the independent, nonprofit philanthropic arm of Office Depot - has engaged nationally known speaker Brooks Gibbs to presentmore...
  • 8/16/13 4:03 pm EDT
    SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Photos are available on Business Wire’s Web Site and AP PhotoExpress of Nick Cannon, Award-Winning Actor, Comedian, and Host of “America’s Got Talent,” Participating in an Office Depot Foundation Back-to-School Celebration in San Diego, CA. Photo 1: Nick Cannon surrounded by some of the recipients of 3,500 Office Depot Foundation sackpacks during a Back-to-School Celebration event at an Office Depot store in San Diego. The nonprofitmore...
  • 8/7/13 1:00 pm EDT

    New Policy Focuses on Implementation and Includes Wide Spectrum of Support from Forest Sector Stakeholders

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has released a new greener paper purchasing policy designed to increase its use and tracking of environmentally preferable paper products. The new guidelines – drafted over a 12 month period with input from World Wildlife Fund (WWF), other Environmental Non-Governmental Organizations (ENGOs) and several paper suppliers –more...
  • 8/2/13 3:53 pm EDT
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Two photos are available on Business Wire’s website and AP PhotoExpress of Nick Cannon, Award-Winning Actor, Comedian, and Host of “America's Got Talent,” participating in an Office Depot Foundation Back-to-School Celebration in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Photo 1: Nick Cannon (center) joined the Office Depot Foundation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. on August 2 to donate 7,500 sackpacks filled with essential school supplies to help children getmore...
  • 8/2/13 9:00 am EDT

    Twenty-Eight Out Of 17,000 Evaluated Organizations Awarded for Exemplary Environmental Purchasing

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced its recent award winners for leadership in greener purchasing. For the past seven years, the Company has publicly recognized a small group of its contract customers who proactively seek out products with environmental attributes and ecolabels. For 2013, the following 28 organizations were selected out of 17,000 customers evaluatedmore...
  • 7/24/13 11:00 am EDT

    National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than Three Million Kids Since 2001

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With the beginning of the new school year just a few weeks away, the Office Depot Foundation is preparing to donate 8,000 colorful new sackpacks containing essential school supplies to kids served by nonprofit organizations, schools and agencies in the Los Angeles area. The Foundation – the independent charitable giving arm of Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP) – will make the donations during a special Back-to-School Celebration beginning at 10:00 a.m.more...
  • 5/15/13 9:00 am EDT

    May 17 Event Will Feature Clark Kellogg - CBS College Basketball Analyst and Board Member of the One Heart Project

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The One Heart Project - a national program designed to give youth in the juvenile justice system a second chance at a successful life - and a non-profit organization started by a 15-year-old who’s passionate about sharks are among the recipients of the Office Depot Foundation’s 2013 Listen Learn Care Awards. The awards, which reflect the Foundation’s mission – Listen Learn Care® – will be presented on Friday, May 17, during the Sixthmore...
  • 5/7/13 10:07 am EDT

    Frantz Tiffeau, Senior Manager of Diversity Initiatives, Honored by MBN (Minority Business News) USA Magazine for Leading Corporate Supplier Diversity Initiatives at Office Depot 

    Boca Raton, Fla., May 7, 2013 -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Frantz Tiffeau, Senior Manager of Diversity Initiatives at the Company, has been named one of the “Top 75 Leading Men of Corporate Supplier Diversity” by MBN (Minority Business News) USA Magazine.“We congratulate Frantz on receiving this honor,” said Steve Calkins, Senior Vice President of North American Business Solutions Division for Officemore...