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  • 6/15/16 9:00 am EDT

    33 Percent Increase from 2015 in Seasonal Hires

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, today announced plans to hire 8,000 seasonal and regular retail associates during its busy back-to-school season. The seasonal associates help support the increased customer traffic from parents, students and teachers shopping for all of their school supply needs. Office Depot is gearingmore...
  • 6/6/16 9:00 am EDT

    In Partnership with Education Services Center Region 11 in Texas, Collaborative, Flexible Learning Environments Better Prepare Students for the Future

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, today announced that its “Committed to Learning” education experts are working with the Education Service Center (ESC) Region 11 in north Texas to give teachers hands-on experiences with designing classrooms with new technology and furniture that can help individualize future-ready learning formore...
  • 5/31/16 8:00 am EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) today announced that the Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program of up to $100 million of its outstanding common stock. The stock repurchase authorization, which is effective immediately, permits the company to repurchase stock from time-to-time through a combination of open market repurchases, privately negotiated transactions, 10b5-1 trading plans, accelerated stock repurchasemore...
  • 5/23/16 2:23 pm EDT

    2016 Catalog Showcases More Than 2,100 Products Offered by Certified Minority-, Women-, Disabled-, LGBT-, Veteran-Owned and Small Businesses

    Boca Raton, Fla., May 23, 2016 -- Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, today announced the release of the company’s 2016 Supplier Diversity Catalog. The catalog highlights an assortment of more than 2,100 items ranging from paper and file folders, to office chairs, desk accessories, school supplies and wireless speakers, with 1,200 products also containing eco-attributesmore...
  • 5/16/16 4:30 pm EDT

    Will Receive $250 Million Termination Fee from Staples

    Executes $1.2 Billion Five-Year Extension to its Credit Facility

    Finalizing Comprehensive Business Review

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) today announced that the merger agreement between Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot has been terminated. As a result, Office Depot will receive a cash payment from Staples of $250 million on May 19, 2016. Simultaneously, Office Depot announced that it has successfully extended its asset-based credit facility for an additional five years. The new $1.2 billion facility will mature on May 13,more...
  • 5/10/16 7:03 pm EDT
    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) today issued the following statement from Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Roland Smith after the U.S. District Court in the District of Columbia granted the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) request for a preliminary injunction to block the proposed merger of Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot. Smith commented: “While we are respectful of the Court’s decision to grant the FTC’smore...
  • 5/3/16 9:00 am EDT

    More Than $29 Million in Merchandise Certificates Issued to Schools Since ‘Give Back to Schools’ Program Inception in 2002

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, allows schools from pre-kindergarten through the 12th grade to earn credits for free supplies through its exclusive “Give Back to Schools” program. When parents, teachers and other shoppers make a qualifying purchase at Office Depot or OfficeMax retail stores, or online, the company gives 5more...
  • 4/26/16 6:50 am EDT
    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 first quarter ended March 26, 2016. “The protracted regulatory review of the pending Staples acquisition continues to have a substantial disruptive impact on ourmore...
  • 4/21/16 9:00 am EDT

    Index Reveals 50 Percent Growth in SMB’s Interest in Going Greener Between 2013 and 2016

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to a survey conducted by Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, 51 percent of small businesses (SMBs) are looking to go greener in 2016. This is a significant increase from 2013, when only 34 percent of SMBs expressed interest in doing so. The latest Office Depot Small Business Index also indicated that 67more...
  • 4/20/16 9:12 am EDT

    New Accessories and Add-Ons Allow for True Personalization with New Notebook System

    BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, through its Office Depot and OfficeMax brands, today announced the launch of the TUL Custom Note-taking System, a new product line from TUL, the preferred premium brand of office gear. The new Note-taking System, exclusive to Office Depot and OfficeMax, can be tailored to fit customers’ note-taking styles, scheduling and organizational needsmore...