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  • 2/18/16 9:00 am EST

    Integrates Its Education-Focused Contract Division with Best-In-Class Instructional Partners

    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 a new initiative called “Committed to Learning.” The initiative is founded on the company’s core beliefs of equity; skills mastery; and collaboration between teachers, students, and parents; for successful learning outcomes. “Committed to Learning” integratesmore...
  • 2/16/16 4:29 pm EST
    • Essendant to acquire more than $550 million of office products revenue and related assets
    • More than 25 percent of the revenue to come from Fortune 100 companies and approximately half the revenue from Fortune 500 companies
    • Deal further strengthens Essendant as national office supplies competitor
    • $22.5 million purchase contingent on successful closing of Staples/Office Depot merger
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla. February 16, 2016 – Staples and Office Depot today announced an agreement to sell more than $550 million in large corporate contract business and related assets to Essendant. Essendant will pay Staples approximately $22.5 million. More than 25 percent of the revenue acquired by Essendant will be from Fortune 100 companies  and approximately half of the revenue  will come from Fortune 500 companies.The transaction is subject to the successfulmore...
  • 2/9/16 9:00 am EST
    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 fourth quarter 2015 results for the fiscal period ending December 26, 2015, before market open on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. The company does not plan to host an earnings conference call. About Office Depot, Incmore...
  • 2/2/16 4:03 pm EST
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 2, 2016 – Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) today announced the completion of financing arrangements and the extension of their merger agreement from February 4, 2016 to May 16, 2016. The extension allows for the completion of ongoing federal district court litigation with the Federal Trade Commission.On February 4, 2015, Staples and Office Depot entered into a definitive merger agreement to combine as a singlemore...
  • 1/20/16 8:02 am EST
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. and BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan. 20, 2016 – Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) and Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP) today announced that the Board of Directors of both companies intend to waive the merger agreement termination date of February 4, 2016, and extend it to May 16, 2016.  The extension allows for the completion of ongoing federal district court litigation with the Federal Trade Commission. The companies are working to extend financing terms for the transaction, andmore...
  • 1/14/16 9:00 am EST

    Two-day Flash Sale on All HP Ink and Toner at Buy One, Get One for 50 Percent Off in Stores and Online Jan. 24-25

    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 a Big Print Sale Jan. 17-30 where shoppers can get back to business while saving on all their printing-related needs for their home or workplace. The Big Print Sale also includes a two-day flash sale on HP ink and toner from Sunday, Jan. 24 through Monday, Jan. 25. Greatmore...
  • 1/6/16 9:00 am EST

    Small Business Index Offers Advice for New Year

    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 released a compilation of key learnings from 2015 to help small business owners (SMBs) get back to business in 2016. “As we kick off a new year it’s important for small business owners to build on what they learned in 2015,” said Steve Calkins, executive vice president, businessmore...
  • 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...