Press Releases

Keyword Search
DateTitle  
09/16/14Office Depot, Inc. Small Business Index Finds Just One in Three Small Businesses Have a Disaster Plan
Lack of information, time and budget cited as chief reasons for not implementing a plan to protect the business if disaster strikes BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 16, 2014-- Though half of small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) believe they are prepared to handle a natural disaster, the vast majority (nearly 70 percent) do not actually have a dedicated disaster preparedness plan in place to respond to events such as hurricanes, tornados, fl... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/15/14Office Depot, Inc. to Transfer Stock Listing to the Nasdaq Global Select Market
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 15, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (“Office Depot” or the “company”) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax Incorporated, today announced that it has chosen to transfer the listing of its common stock from the New York Stock Exchange (the “NYSE”) to The NASDAQ Global Select Market (“NASDAQ”). The company expects its common stoc... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/10/14Office Depot, Inc. Announces Resignation of Jeffrey Smith from Its Board of Directors
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 10, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (“Office Depot” or the “Company”) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that Mr. Jeffrey Smith has resigned from Office Depot’s Board of Directors effective immediately. The nominating and governance committee will commence a search for a replacement. “I joined... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/04/14Office Depot, Inc. Donates $500,000 to Teachers Nationwide Through Adoptaclassroom.Org
Back-to-School Retail Destination Partners With AdoptAClassroom.org To Fund For More Than 3,500 Teachers This Upcoming School Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 4, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies, office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced a donation of $500,000 to teachers throughout the country this back-to-school ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/03/14Corporate United Awards Office Supplies and Solutions Contract to Office Depot, Inc.
Agreement enables Office Depot, Inc. to provide office supplies and solutions to Corporate United member companies BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced it has been awarded a $100M-plus contract for office supplies and other office solutions by Corporate United follo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/03/14Office Depot, Inc. Reiterates 2014 Outlook
The Company to Present Today at the Goldman Sachs Annual Global Retailing Conference BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 3, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax in November 2013, announced that as part of its participation today at the Goldman Sachs 21st Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City, it plans to ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/02/14Inaugural Office Depot Foundation Women’s Symposium Planned for Oct. 7
Special Pricing Available through Sept. 15 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 2, 2014-- Optimism for great accomplishments among women in business is at an all-time high. More and more often, the sky really is the limit. To help women be even more successful, the Office Depot Foundation – the independent charitable giving arm of Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP) - will present its inaugural Women’s Symposium, “Maximizing Success through In... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/27/14Office Depot, Inc. to Present at the Goldman Sachs 21St Annual Global Retailing Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 27, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax in November 2013, today announced that it will present at the Goldman Sachs 21st Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at approximately 8:05 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time. An audio webcast of the... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/14/14Office Depot, Inc. Unveils How Parents and Students Plan to Approach Back-to-School Shopping This Year
New Back-To-School Shopping Trend Report Reveals Teens Have More Influence Over Parents As They Age And 84 Percent Of Students Go Beyond The Recommended School List To Add A Personalized Touch To Their Supplies BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 14, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today unveiled how parents and ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/11/14CORRECTING and REPLACING Office Depot, Inc. Partners with Military.com to Bring Employment Opportunities to U.S. Veterans
Partnership Helps Match Veterans’ Military Skills With Employment Opportunities Across The Company, Including Supply Chain, E-Commerce, IT, Marketing, HR And Retail BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. corrects third and fourth paragraphs. The corrected release reads: OFFICE DEPOT, INC. PARTNERS WITH MILITARY.COM TO BRING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES TO U.S. VETERANS Office Depot, Inc... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/11/14Office Depot, Inc. Partners with Military.com to Bring Employment Opportunities to U.S. Veterans
Partnership Helps Match Veterans’ Military Skills With Employment Opportunities Across The Company, Including Supply Chain, E-Commerce, IT, Marketing, HR And Retail BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 11, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, is partnering with Military.com – the nation's largest military and veteran me... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/06/14Office Depot Honored for Outstanding Quality and Service by Largest Privately-Held Home Builder in America
Ninth Consecutive Year as “Partners in Choice” Award Recipient BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 6, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced it has been honored with the “Partners in Choice Award” for outstanding quality and service from David Weekley Homes, the largest privately-held home builder in North ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/05/14Office Depot, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results
Raises 2014 Outlook for Adjusted Operating Income(1) Raises Estimate of Annual Run-Rate Merger Synergies to More Than $700 Million, Including Optimization of North America Retail Store Portfolio BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 5, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax in November 2013, today announced results for th... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/01/14Office Depot, Inc. Helps Florida Teachers Stretch Funds Further
Teachers Encouraged To Take Advantage Of Tax-Free Weekend and Additional 20 Percent Off Qualifying Purchases for Loyalty Members BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, in its ongoing support of education, is helping teachers stretch their funds by offering 20 percent off qualifying ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/14Nick Cannon Joins Office Depot Foundation to Donate 5,000 New Sackpacks to Help Los Angeles-Area Children Get Ready for School
National Backpack Program Has Made a Difference to 3.3 Million Kids LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2014-- Most children look forward to the beginning of the new school year. But for those in families where money is tight, this can be a challenging time. To help deserving children like these start school on the right foot, the Office Depot Foundation is preparing to donate 5,000 colorful new sackpacks containing essential... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/21/14Office Depot, Inc. Names Mark Cosby President, North America
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 21, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced the appointment of Mark Cosby as president, North America. Cosby will be a member of Office Depot’s Executive Committee and Leadership Team and report to Roland Smith, chairman and CEO of Office Depot, Inc. Cosby’s role includes oversight... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/15/14South Florida Green Building Community Can Now Save More on Greener Purchases
Office Depot and Windfall Partner to Launch Green Group Savings Program; Provides U.S. Green Building Council (USBGC) South Florida Chapter Members Discounts on Eco-Conscious Office Products CAPE CORAL & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 15, 2014-- The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) South Florida Chapter has partnered with Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/14/14Office Depot, Inc. Extends Partnership with Samsung to Offer Customers the Latest Smart Wireless Printers and Adds New Galaxy Tab® S Tablets to Product Line
Partnership Will Expand Line of Samsung Offerings to Keep Up with the Pace of Consumers and Small Business Owners’ On-The-Go Lifestyles with Four Office Depot and OfficeMax-Exclusive Printers to Complement the New Galaxy® S Tablets BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 14, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today annou... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/10/14Hollywood Records’ R5 Joins Office Depot, Inc. in the ‘Gotta Get INSPIR5D’ Campaign
Back-to-School Retail Destination Connects with Band to Get Students INSPIR5D This School Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 10, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies, office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, is excited to be joined by Hollywood Records’ pop-rock quintet R5, featuring Ross Lynch star of Disney Channel’s Austin & Ally... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/08/14Office Depot, Inc. to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Results Tuesday, August 5, 2014
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 8, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, will announce second quarter 2014 results for the fiscal period ending June 28, 2014, on Tuesday, August 5, 2014. 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 vi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/08/14Office Depot, Inc., And The Education Center Announce ‘Gotta Get It!’ Campaign and Ways to Save During Teacher Appreciation Days
Teachers Can Go Back to School with Educational Materials and a Chance to Win Supplies for the Classroom BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 8, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies, office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced its “Gotta Get It!” teacher campaign in partnership with The Education Center, LLC, publisher of ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/08/14Office Depot, Inc. Small Business Index Finds 1 in 3 Owners Cannot Break Away for a Vacation This Summer
Smart Technology, a Strong Staff Cited as Key Drivers of SMB Work-life Balance BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 8, 2014-- With the official start of summer underway, one-third of small to medium-sized business owners (SMBs) say they will not be able to take a vacation this year, according to the latest Small Business Index conducted by Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and sol... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/07/14‘Gotta Get It!’ At Office Depot and OfficeMax for Back-to-School Shopping with Affordable and Stylish School Supplies
Plus, New Price-Match Guarantee and 90-Day Return Policy BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 7, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, has “Gotta Get It!” options for the start of back-to-school season, including over 1,000 items for $5 or less in store and online, giving parents more time to prepare and save and studen... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/03/14Five Middle School Essay Winners Experience Dream Jobs Through Office Depot Foundation ‘Dream UP’ Program
Students Explore Future Careers Thanks to Program Presented with USA TODAY Charitable Foundation BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 3, 2014-- Give them a few years, and the student winners of this year’s Office Depot Foundation Dream UP Career Exploration Program Essay Challenge will likely be making names for themselves in fields ranging from aerospace engineering to psychiatry. For her Dream UP "Dream Job" experience, Coral Spri... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/24/14Office Depot Recognized as Leader in Corporate Supplier Diversity
Company and Associate Receive Honors from WE (Women’s Enterprise) USA and DiversityPlus Magazines BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 24, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that the company was named one of WE (Women’s Enterprise) USA Magazine’s “2014 100 Corporations of the Year.” In additio... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/19/14Office Depot, Inc. Launches Combined Weekly Ad for Office Depot, OfficeMax Stores
New Newspaper Insert Leverages Strength of Both National Brands to Showcase More Great Savings, Product Assortment and Services from One Company BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 19, 2014-- Office Depot and OfficeMax retail customers saw something new in their newspapers Sunday: a single, combined insert representing great savings on products and services being offered at both brands’ retail stores. The move marks the first advertisement ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/13/14Office Depot, Inc. Recognized as One of the Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities
Company Honored by DiversityBusiness.com for the 14th Consecutive Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that it has been named one of the “Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities” by DiversityBusiness.com, the nation's leading multicultur... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/06/14Office Depot, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2014 Results
Raises 2014 Outlook for Adjusted Operating Income(1) Raises Estimate of Annual Run-Rate Merger Synergies to More Than $675 Million, Including Optimization of U.S. Retail Store Portfolio BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 6, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax in November 2013, today announced results for the f... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
05/01/14Office Depot Partners with ICLEI—Local Governments for Sustainability USA to Expand Green Business Challenge to More Cities Nationwide
Four New Cities Receive Funding to Launch Friendly Competitions to Encourage Environmental Sustainability among Local Businesses BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced it is encouraging businesses in additional cities nationwide to ‘go green’ through expansion of the ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/21/14Office Depot Launches ‘Teachers Change Lives. So Can You’ Campaign to Celebrate Educators and Raise Funds for Much-Needed Classroom Supplies
Every Year Teachers Across America Go Above And Beyond, Including Spending A Total Of $1.3 Billion Of Their Own Money BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 21, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced its “Teachers Change Lives. So Can You” digital campaign to help raise awareness and funds for classroom sup... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/16/14Office Depot Wins Its First Internet Advertising Competition (IAC) Award
Office Depot’s Back-to-School ‘#Together Against Bullying’ Campaign with One Direction Recognized as ‘Best Social Media Campaign’ BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 16, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that it has won an Internet Advertising Competition Award (IAC) for “Best Retail Social Media Ca... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/14/14Office Depot, Inc. Chief Legal Officer Named among ‘America’s 50 Outstanding General Counsel’
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 14, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer Elisa Garcia was named among America’s 50 Outstanding General Counsel by The National Law Journal. Those who received the national honor run in-house legal departments for ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/10/14Office Depot Recognized as One of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises
Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Honors Office Depot for 12th Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services and solutions, today announced that it was named to the 15th annual list of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises (WBEs) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). This marks ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/08/14Office Depot, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2014 Results Tuesday, May 6, 2014
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 8, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, will announce first quarter 2014 results for the fiscal period ending March 29, 2014 on Tuesday, May 6, 2014. 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 we... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/03/14Office Depot, Inc. Names Troy Rice Executive Vice President of Retail
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 3, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced the appointment of Troy Rice as Executive Vice President of Retail, effective April 14, 2014. Rice replaces Juan Guerrero and will serve as a member of Office Depot’s Leadership Team reporting directly to Roland Smith, Chairman and CEO of ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/31/14Office Depot, Inc. Names Juliet Johansson Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 31, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced the appointment of Juliet Johansson as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, effective immediately. Johansson is a member of Office Depot’s Executive Committee and reports to Roland Smith, Chairman and CEO of Office Depot, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/11/14Office Depot Wins Gold Stevie® Award in 2014 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer ServiceSM
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 11, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that it was presented with a Gold Stevie® Award for Innovation in Customer Service in the eighth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The international competition recognizes excellence in disciplines that are crucial to... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/25/14Office Depot, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
Raises Estimate of Annual Synergies to More Than $600 Million Expects 2014 Adjusted Operating Income of Not Less Than $140 Million Outlines 2014 Company Priorities BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 25, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax Incorporated (“OfficeMax”), today announced results for the fou... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/28/14Office Depot, Inc. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results on Tuesday, February 25, 2014
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 28, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, will announce fourth quarter and full-year 2013 results for the fiscal period ending December 28, 2013 on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time. To listen to t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/16/14Office Depot, Inc. Names Michael A. Steele Vice President, Investor Relations
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced the appointment of Michael A. Steele as Vice President, Investor Relations, effective immediately. Steele reports to Stephen E. Hare, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Steele will develop and execute Of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/13/14Work Hard, Play Hard: Office Depot Helping Business Professionals Keep Track of Their Health with New Line of Digital Fitness Devices
New Items Focused on Attaining a Healthier Lifestyle In and Outside of the Workplace BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 13, 2014-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, has announced it is expanding its technology product offerings to include health and fitness devices that give business professionals smarter ways to stay healthy. The new line of digital fitness products is designed for ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/18/13Office Depot, Inc. Announces Organizational Structure and Key Management Appointments
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 18, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced the formation of its Executive Committee (EC) and Leadership Team (LT). “Since I joined the Company last month, my priorities have been to name a headquarters location and select a leadership team that incorporates the bes... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/17/13Office Depot Earns Perfect Score for the Third Year in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index
Office Depot is One of Only 20 Retail and Consumer Products Companies to Receive a 100 Percent Rating BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, today announced that the Company earned a 100 percent score in the 2014 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) issued by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The ranking recognizes Office Depo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/16/13Office Depot Expands In-Store 3D Printing Customer Experience
Customers Can Visit 150 Office Depot Stores Nationwide to Try Out the Latest in Consumer-Enabled 3D Printing Via the Cube BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 16, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and printing services, today announced that as a result of positive consumer feedback, it is expanding the 3D Systems Cube® 3D printing experience to 150 Office Depot stores nationwide. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/10/13Office Depot, Inc. Selects Boca Raton for Its Corporate Headquarters
BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that it has chosen Boca Raton, Fla. for its global headquarters. The decision is the result of a thorough evaluation that took into account a number of important factors, including the cost to operate ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/09/13The Elves Are Back!
The Most Loved Viral Holiday Website in History Adds Four New Dancing Elf Videos And Office Dance Party Video Contest for A Chance to Win $20,000 in Business Services NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 9, 2013-- The most loved viral holiday website in history, ElfYourself.com®, is back and is helping to deliver holiday cheer with four new dance styles and an office dance party video contest. OfficeMax® Incorporated, now part of the new co... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/02/13Office Depot, Inc. Names Stephen E. Hare Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Financial Veteran Brings Strong Operating Skills and Integration Experience Co-CFO Mike Newman Retires from Organization Interim Co-CFO Deb O’Connor Returns to Position as Senior Vice President, Finance and Co-Chief Accounting Officer BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 2, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/15/13OfficeMax to Withdraw American & Foreign Power Company Inc. Debentures, 5% Series Due 2030 from Listing on the NYSE
NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated, now part of the new company formed through the merger of equals with Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions, today announced and has notified the New York Stock Exchange that in connection with the completion of its merger of equals with Office Depot, Inc. on November 5, 2013, it intends t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/15/13Office Depot, Inc. Receives $35 Million Distribution from Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C.
Retains Ownership of 20% in Voting Equity Securities BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that it received an approximately $35 million cash distribution on November 14, 2013, related to OfficeMax Incorporated’s October 2004 investment in Boise Cas... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/12/13Roland C. Smith Appointed Chairman and CEO of Office Depot, Inc.
Brings More Than 30 Years of Leadership Experience, Strong Retail Background, and Exceptional Track Record in Merger Integration, Business Transformation and Value Creation BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced the appointment of Roland C. S... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/11/13Office Depot Gifts Customers with Holiday Deals Starting Thanksgiving Day
Customers Can Begin Shopping Office Depot Special Offers Online Beginning 12 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, with Most Stores Opening at 8 p.m. BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 11, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced for the first time ever that it is extending its holiday hours. Most retail stores will be open from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. local time on Thanksgiving Day and b... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/05/13Office Depot and OfficeMax Complete Merger
Neil Austrian and Ravi Saligram to Serve as Co-CEOs Board of Directors for New Company Named Updates Synergy Benefits and One-Time Merger Costs Focus is Now on Executing Integration Plans and Delivering Synergies BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. and OfficeMax Incorporated today announced the completion of their merger of equals, creating a stronger, more competi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/05/13OfficeMax Announces Departure Of Board Members DePinto And Montgoris
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that directors Joseph DePinto and William Montgoris informed the Company that they would not seek to be appointed to the new Board of Directors following the proposed merger of OfficeMax Incorporated and Office Depot, Inc. Mr. DePinto has served on the OfficeMax Board since 2006. Mr. Montgoris has served on the OfficeM... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/05/13Office Depot Announces Departure of Board Members
Bateman, Colligan, Fife, Mason and Svider will not Seek Appointment to Merged Company Board BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the departure of five directors who informed the Company that they would not seek to be appointed to the new Board of Directors following the proposed merger of Office Depot, Inc. and OfficeMax Inco... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/05/13Office Depot Announces Third Quarter 2013 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ended September 28, 2013. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS1 Total Company sales for the third quarter of 2013 were $2.6 billion, down 3% compared to the third quarter of 2012 in both U.S. dollars and in constant currency. The Company reported ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/05/13OfficeMax Reports Third Quarter 2013 Financial Results
- Results Include Approximately $72 Million of Cash Proceeds From Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C. Received in July - Maintains Good Quarterly Customer Retention Rate in U.S. Contract - Double-Digit Sales Growth for OfficeMax.com - Continues Executing In-Store Services Strategy NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal third ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/01/13OfficeMax and Office Depot Receive U.S. FTC Clearance for Proposed Merger
Companies Announce Intended Closing Date of November 5, 2013 NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) today announced the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) has unconditionally cleared the companies’ proposed merger of equals. The companies anticipate completing the transaction after market close on November 5, 2013, subject to the satisfaction of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/01/13OfficeMax and Office Depot Receive U.S. FTC Clearance for Proposed Merger
Companies Announce Intended Closing Date of November 5, 2013 NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) today announced the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) has unconditionally cleared the companies’ proposed merger of equals. The companies anticipate completing the transaction after market close on November 5, 2013, subject to the satisfaction of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/31/13Most OfficeMax Stores to Open 8 p.m. Thanksgiving Day
OfficeMax Delivers Holiday Deals Earlier Than Ever with Black Friday Door Busters Starting Thanksgiving Evening, and Black Friday Deals Available Online Starting 12:01 A.M. EST Thanksgiving Morning with Free Shipping on Online Orders of $20 or More3 NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and business services, today announced it is opening its doors at 8:00 p.m. local time Thanksgiving night1 wit... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/30/13Steve Schmidt, Office Depot President of International, Named City of Hope 2014 Spirit of Life Award Honoree
Schmidt to Lead the City of Hope National Office Products Council in the 2014 “Connecting Hope” Campaign BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Steve Schmidt, President of the International Division, and member of the National Office Products Council, has been named the 2014 City of Hope Spirit of Life Honoree. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/28/13OfficeMax Launches Commercial-Grade, Private Brand Seating Line
New WorkPro™ Chairs Provide Durability for Use of More Than 8 Hours Daily NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has launched WorkPro™, a  commercial-grade, limited lifetime warranty private brand seating line available in-store, on-line and to its business customers. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.c... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/24/13Office Depot Foundation ‘Dream UP’ Program Inspires Middle School Students to Focus on Future Careers
Aspiring Aeronautical Engineer, CPA and Writer are Latest Essay Challenge Winners in Program Presented with USA TODAY Charitable Foundation BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 24, 2013-- A future network news anchor, groundbreaking scientist or even President of the United States might be sitting in a middle school classroom right now. Thanks to the Office Depot Foundation Dream UP Career Exploration Program, these students and thousands m... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/23/13Office Depot Delivers Holiday Early for Small Business Shoppers and Business Gifters
Reacting to Behavioral Insights, Office Supplier Beating Competitors to Market with Convenient Shopping Experience and Customizable Gifting Options In-Store & Online BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 23, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and printing services, is one of the first retailers to offer 2013 holiday items for an early-season wave of small business shoppers. Shopping trends... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/22/13OfficeMax Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.02 per common share, payable on November 15, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on November 1, 2013. About OfficeMax OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leading provider of products, solutions and services for the wo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/22/13OfficeMax To Hold Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss third quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended September 28, 2013 on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time (10:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at in... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/22/13Office Depot to Announce Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Tuesday, November 5, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 22, 2013-- 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 Relation... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/17/13Office Depot Celebrates 10 Years of Transparency with 2013 Corporate Citizenship Report
New Report Outlines the Company’s Path to Positive Impact BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 17, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company is celebrating its tenth year of sustainability metrics reporting with the launch of the 2013 Corporate Citizenship Report. The report, which can be found at www.officedepotcitizenship.com, shares with visitors the... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/08/13OfficeMax Introduces New Services Center at Stores Nationwide to Provide Business Owners with Essential Support for Growth
New Survey Finds U.S. Small Business Owners Burn More Than 4 Billion Hours a Year On Support Functions - Draining Time, Energy and Passion for Growth NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today introduced its new Services Center, located within stores nationwide to provide business owners the essential operations support they need to grow. The OfficeMax Services Center offers an extensive portfolio of more than 40 services designed to relieve admi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/04/13Office Depot Announces Sponsorship of One Direction’s 1D Day
Retailer Invites Fans to Raise Awareness for Anti-Bullying Education During National Bullying Prevention Month and Win a Trip to Meet the Band BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 4, 2013-- This week, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) revealed the next phase of its multi-faceted anti-bullying partnership with One Direction by announcing sponsorship of the band’s seven-hour virtual live broadcast event, 1D Day, which will take place o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/01/13OfficeMax, Customers Donate Nearly $1.7 Million in Supplies to Benefit Teachers and Schools
Seventh Annual 'A Day Made Better' Events Surprise 1,000 Teachers Nationwide With $1 Million Total in Classroom Supplies, And Additional Supplies for Their Schools NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), its back-to-school shoppers and business customers helped ease the burden by donating nearly $1.7 million in classroom supplies to teachers and schools in a series of nationwide surprise events through the OfficeMax A Day Made Better program... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/30/13OfficeMax Chief Digital Officer Elected to Shop.org Board
Company Fosters Collaboration, Creativity to Build on Award-Winning e-Commerce Business and Digital Innovation NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, and the 11th largest online retailer1, today announced that Jim Barr, executive vice president and chief digital officer, has been elected to the Board of Directors of Shop.org where he will serve a two-year term. (Photo: http://pho... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/26/13Office Depot First U.S. Office Supply Store to Announce in-Store Customer Experience of the Cube® 3D Printer
Denver is First City in Planned Nationwide Rollout to Experience 3D Printing With Hands-on Exposure to the Latest Technology BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 26, 2013-- Today, Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and printing services, expands the online availability of Cube and CubeX™ 3D printers by conducting an in-store pilot program in its downtown Denver location (1585 Wynkoop St.). The progra... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/18/13OfficeMax Launches Digital Innovation Collaboration Center
Company Fosters Collaboration, Creativity to Build on Award-Winning e-Commerce Business and Digital Innovation NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, and the 11th largest online retailer1, today celebrated the launch of the OfficeMax Digital Innovation Collaboration Center (Digital IC2) to build upon the company's history of delivering an award-winning e-commerce experience for cus... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/16/13Office Depot Foundation Invites U.S. Middle Schools to Apply to Host Assemblies against Bullying
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)--Sep. 16, 2013-- 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 n... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/29/13Office Depot Announces Results of Cash Offer for Its 9.75% Senior Secured Notes Due 2019
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 29, 2013-- 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 (... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/27/13New OfficeMax Business Solutions Center Arrives to Serve Chicago Entrepreneurs and Local Businesses
OfficeMax Unveils Innovative New 'Store of the Future' in Chicago's Streeterville Neighborhood NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today announced the opening of its first Chicago-area OfficeMax Business Solutions Center, an innovative new store format designed to serve the needs of local entrepreneurs and businesses.  Located at 550 N. St. Clair St. in Chicago's business-rich Streeterville neighborhood north of The Loop, the new service-centri... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/26/13OfficeMax Delivers Tech 'Peace of Mind' with Expanded Security, Support, Cloud Storage and Data Recovery Services
Suite of Tech Services and Solutions - Including First Nationwide In-Store Data Crash Recovery - Provide Businesses and Consumers with Technology Optimization and Security NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it is expanding its technology security, support, cloud storage and data recovery services and products to provide businesses and consumers with peace of mind ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/20/13Office Depot and Starboard Reach Settlement Agreement
Starboard to Withdraw Proxy Solicitation and Vote the White Card at Upcoming Annual Meeting BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 2013-- 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 Meet... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/20/13Office Depot Urges Shareholders to Protect the Best Interests of the Company after Starboard Refuses Good-Faith Compromise
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)--Aug. 20, 2013-- 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 wi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/19/13Office Depot Foundation Launches Anti-Bullying Educational Initiative in Schools Nationwide
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)--Aug. 19, 2013-- 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 ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/16/13Photos 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 are available on Business Wire’s Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 16, 2013-- 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. San Diego, Calif. - 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... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/14/13Egan-Jones Recommends That Shareholders Vote on the White Proxy Card in Support of All Office Depot Board Nominees
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)--Aug. 14, 2013-- 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 ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/14/13OfficeMax Has Touch Tech for Back-to-School
The Latest Touch Tablets and Laptops, Printers, PC Protection and Support Services for Every Grade at OfficeMax Stores and OfficeMax.com NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, is rolling out the latest in touch technology products and services for back-to-school. From tablets to laptops and convertible computers featuring Windows® 8, OfficeMax offers students the latest advances in ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/13/13Office Depot Offers Customers the Latest in Printing Innovation with Two New 3D Printers
The Cube® and The CubeX™ Are The First in a Line-Up of Groundbreaking 3D Printing Technology Products Available at Office Depot BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2013-- Today, Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and printing services, is adding to its product and solutions portfolio by offering innovative 3D printer solutions from 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD), including the Cube® and the CubeX™ 3D p... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/13/13Office Depot Will Invite Starboard Nominees Recommended by Two Proxy Advisory Firms to the Company’s Board If CEO Selection Committee Nominees Are Re-Elected
Urges Shareholders to Vote the WHITE Proxy Card to Allow Continuity of the CEO Selection Committee BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2013-- 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 Col... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/12/13Office Depot And OfficeMax Provide Update On CEO Search
BOCA RATON, Fla. and NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 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 ide... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/12/13Office Depot and OfficeMax Provide Update on CEO Search
BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 12, 2013-- 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 ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/08/13Office Depot Joins Forces with Nick Cannon to Launch Exclusive ‘NCredible™’ Back-to-School Product Line
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 8, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies and services, today announced the availability of the “NCredible” branded back-to-school product line, which includes flash drive bracelets and carabiners, iPhone® 5 cases, notebooks, folders, a backpack and pens. The exclusive product line was designed in collaboration with award-winning actor, comedian, and host of “America's ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/08/13OfficeMax Joins Forces with Aspire, Kessler Foundation to Expand Employment Programs for People with Disabilities
New Aspire CareerLink Training Center in Suburban Chicago to Provide Real-World Training for OfficeMax Careers for People with Disabilities NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, this week joined Kessler Foundation, Aspire of Illinois, the Association of People Supporting EmploymentFirst (APSE), the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and the Illinois Division of Rehabilitation Servi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/07/13Office Depot Releases Greener Paper Purchasing Policy
New Policy Focuses on Implementation and Includes Wide Spectrum of Support from Forest Sector Stakeholders BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2013-- 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 –... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/07/13Office Depot Sends Letter to Shareholders Urging Them to Vote the White Card to Ensure That the Company Remains on Course to Unlock Significant Value
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)--Aug. 7, 2013-- 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 t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/06/13OfficeMax Reports Second Quarter 2013 Financial Results
- Maintains High Quarterly Customer Retention Rate in U.S. Contract - Continues Double-Digit Sales Growth for OfficeMax.com - Continues to Optimize the Retail Store Base NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal second quarter ended June 29, 2013.  Consolidated Results Reported Results Total sales were $1,533.0 milli... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/05/13Office Depot Files Investor Presentation Demonstrating That Election of Its Nominees Will Lead to Greater Shareholder Value
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)--Aug. 5, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplie... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/02/13Photos of Nick Cannon Participating in an Office Depot Foundation Back-to-School Celebration in Fort Lauderdale, FL are Available on Business Wire’s Website and AP PhotoExpress
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2013-- 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. Fort Lauderdale, Fla. – Nick Cannon (center) joined the Office Depot Foundation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. on August 2 to donate 7,500 sackpacks filled wi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/02/13Office Depot Helps Florida Teachers Stretch State Funds Further
Teachers Encouraged To Take Advantage Of Tax-Free Weekend and Additional 20 Percent Off Qualifying Purchases for Loyalty Members BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a longtime supporter of teachers and leading global provider of school supplies and services, applauds the State of Florida's commitment to education through additional investment in the Teachers Classroom Supply Assistance Progr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/02/13Office Depot Recognizes Leaders in Greener Purchasing
Twenty-Eight Out Of 17,000 Evaluated Organizations Awarded for Exemplary Environmental Purchasing BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 2, 2013-- 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... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/31/13Office Depot Honored for Outstanding Product Quality and Service by David Weekley Homes
Eighth Consecutive Year as Coveted “Partners of Choice” Award Recipient BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, was recently honored with the highly coveted “Partners of Choice Award” from David Weekley Homes, the largest privately-held home builder in America. This is the eighth consecutive year that Office Depot has received the esteemed awa... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/31/13OfficeMax Receives $72-Million Distribution From Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C.
Retains Ownership Of 20% In Voting Equity Securities NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced that it received an approximately $72-million cash distribution yesterday related to its October 2004 investment in Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C. ("BCH").  OfficeMax owns 20% of the voting equity securities ("Common Units") of BCH, which is accounted for under the cost ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/30/13Office Depot and Sony Pictures Entertainment Unite to Highlight 1D+OD Anti-Bullying Campaign at the One Direction: This is Us Film Premiere Event
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) today revealed the next phase of its multi-faceted anti-bullying partnership with One Direction by announcing sponsorship of the band’s summer movie premiere. The One Direction: This is Us premiere event will take place in New York City and will help benefit the anti-bullying educational component of the strategic partnership. The private after-party will include a ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/30/13Office Depot Announces Cash Offer for Its 9.75% Senior Secured Notes Due 2019
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2013-- 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 p... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/30/13Office Depot Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ended June 29, 2013. SECOND QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the second quarter of 2013 were $2.4 billion, down 4% compared to the second quarter of 2012 in both U.S. dollars and in constant currency. The shift in the timing of the Easte... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/29/13OfficeMax And Office Depot Provide Merger Update
Companies Gain Momentum in Integration Planning More Than 150 Team Members from Both Companies Engaged in 17 Workstreams Companies Reaffirm Synergies Target of $400-$600 Million NAPERVILLE, Ill. and BOCA RATON, Fla., July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) today provided an update on the integration planning process and expected annual cost-saving synergies related to the companies' proposed merger. Office Depot and Offic... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/29/13OfficeMax and Office Depot Provide Merger Update
Companies Gain Momentum in Integration Planning More Than 150 Team Members from Both Companies Engaged in 17 Workstreams Companies Reaffirm Synergies Target of $400-$600 Million NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 29, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) today provided an update on the integration planning process and expected annual cost-saving synergies related to... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
07/29/13Office Depot Commemorates 20 Years of Teacher Appreciation Events Across the U.S. and Puerto Rico
Company Continues Signature Events by Providing Office Depot Rewards Star Teacher Members Deals, 20% Discounts on qualifying purchases and Complimentary Breakfast BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 29, 2013-- Leading up to the start of the school year, Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office and school supplies and services, will continue to honor teachers by offering special deals, discounts and compli... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/29/13Students Go Back to School Happy with Office Depot’s Unique Roster of School Supplies
One-Stop Shop Provides Students and Parents with Standout Styles at Perfect Prices BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 29, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies and services, has unveiled a unique back-to-school product offering that is guaranteed to make students standout this school year. Students can select from hundreds of fashionable and functional products so they are prepared to go back-to-scho... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/29/13Office Depot Sends Letter to Shareholders Highlighting Board’s Progress and Momentum on Merger with OfficeMax
Transaction On Track For A Successful Closing By End Of The Year Says Current Board Has The Right Mix Of Relevant Experience And Is Best-Qualified To Continue Executing On Its Internal Strategic Plan And Merger BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 29, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today sent a letter to all shareholders highlighting the significant progress that has... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/25/13OfficeMax Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.02 per common share, payable on August 30, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 15, 2013. About OfficeMax OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leader in integrating products, solutions and services for the wor... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/25/13Office Depot Releases Fifth Annual Catalog Dedicated to Products from Historically Underutilized Businesses
2013 Catalog Highlights Nearly 1,800 Products Offered by Certified Minority-, Women-, Disabled-, and Veteran-Owned Businesses BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 25, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the release of the Company’s 2013 Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) catalog, which highlights select HUB suppliers and an assortment of nearly 1,800 items ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/13Office Depot Small Business Index Finds Ability to Learn Quickly is Top Trait for New Grads Seeking Jobs
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2013-- As part of its commitment to the small business community, Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today released findings from its latest Small Business Index. The study revealed that the top skill SMBs look for when evaluating new grads for open positions is the ability to learn quickly. Being a fast learner is valued even more than social media skills... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/13Nick Cannon Joins Office Depot Foundation to Donate 8,000 New Sackpacks to Help Los Angeles-Area Children Get Ready for School
National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than Three Million Kids Since 2001 LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2013-- 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 ar... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/13OfficeMax Announces Promotion of Deb O'Connor to Interim CFO and Departure of EVP and CFO Bruce Besanko
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that Bruce Besanko, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will leave the company to become the executive vice president and chief financial officer of SUPERVALU Inc. His last day at OfficeMax will be August 6. Besanko has served OfficeMax as CFO since 2009, playing an instrumental role in strengthening and... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/22/13Office Depot Helps Students Transition to College
Office Depot Offers Advice on the Latest Technology, Deals, College Essentials, and Tips from Partnership with Chegg BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 22, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies and services, is becoming The College Supply Headquarters – offering great deals on essential college products and services, a college checklist and best-in-class advice through a partnership with Chegg... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/22/13Office Depot Mails Definitive Proxy Statement and Sends Letter to Shareholders
Urges Shareholders To Vote The White Proxy Card In Support Of Office Depot Board At Annual Meeting BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 22, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company has filed its definitive proxy statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ahead of the Company’s upcoming Annual Meeting of Shareholders on August 21, 2013. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/18/13Office Depot to Announce Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Tuesday, July 30, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 18, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will announce second quarter 2013 earnings for the fiscal period ending June 29, 2013 on Tuesday, July 30, 2013. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office Depot’s... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/17/13New Purchase and Pick-up Options Provide Office Depot Customers with Even More Ways to Shop
Company Seamlessly Integrates Its Retail Store with Online and Mobile Commerce, Making It Simple and Convenient For Customers to Find, Purchase and Pick-Up Items BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 17, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office and school supplies and services, today announced new enhancements to the customer shopping experience that will make its stores and website more convenient and seaml... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/16/13Full Assortment of Dell Ink and Toner Now Available at Office Depot
Company Offers Wide Selection of Dell Must-Haves Including Ink, Toner, Printers, Laptops, Desktops, Monitors, and Projectors BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 16, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the arrival of Dell products to meet the diverse needs of customers and expand the Company’s roster of technology offerings. Beginning this week, businesses and consumers ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/15/13Office Depot Serves as a Trusted Resource for Teachers by Providing Year-Round Classroom Support
Company Helps Teachers Prepare for Success with New Digital Teacher Planning Tool, Full Range of Common Core Products and Teacher Rewards Program BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 15, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies and services, continues its commitment to education by offering teachers convenient classroom resources, special deals and shopping rewards to support them all year long. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/10/13Office Depot And OfficeMax Stockholders Approve Merger Of Equals
BOCA RATON, Fla. and NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) and OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today announced the preliminary results of their respective special meetings of stockholders held earlier this morning. OfficeMax stockholders voted to approve the merger and adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger with Office Depot. Office Depot stockholders voted to approve the issuance of shares of Office Depot common stock to OfficeMax stockholders pursuant ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/10/13Office Depot and OfficeMax Stockholders Approve Merger of Equals
BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 10, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) and OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today announced the preliminary results of their respective special meetings of stockholders held earlier this morning. OfficeMax stockholders voted to approve the merger and adopt the Agreement and Plan of Merger with Office Depot. Office Depot stockholders voted to approve the issuance of shares of Office Depot commo... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
07/09/13Office Depot Closes Sale of Joint Venture Stake in Office Depot de Mexico
Sale Enhances Liquidity Position and Represents Significant Value for Shareholders BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 9, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the closing of the sale of its 50% stake in Latin American Joint Venture Office Depot de Mexico S.A. de C.V. to Grupo Gigante, S.A.B. de C.V. (GIGANTE.MX) for the Mexican Peso amount of 8,777.36 million in c... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/09/13OfficeMax To Hold Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss second quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended June 29, 2013 on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/08/13Office Depot Announces Filing of Preliminary Proxy Statement for Annual Meeting
Nominates Michael J. Massey to Join Office Depot Board BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 8, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company filed its preliminary proxy statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Friday, July 5, 2013. The Company also announced that Michael J. Massey, previously Chief Executive Officer and Pr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/05/13Office Depot and One Direction Unveil Exclusive Line of Back-to-School Products
Live Nice at School with 1D + OD Supplies BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 5, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) today unveiled the next phase of its anti-bullying collaboration with global music phenomenon One Direction, introducing an exclusive offering of back-to-school products. The limited-edition collection is now available at all Office Depot retail locations nationwide and on officedepot.com. A percentage of the products’ sales wil... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/03/13OfficeMax to Bring Chicago's First OfficeMax Business Solutions Center to the Streeterville Neighborhood
New "Store of the Future" Format Designed Specially to Meet the Needs of Chicago's Business Community NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced it has finalized a lease agreement to open Chicago's first OfficeMax Business Solutions Center in the city's business-rich Streeterville neighborhood later this summer. The currently unoccupied street-level space at 550 ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/01/13OfficeMax Expands, Advances Line of Private Brand Writing Products to Help Customers Get More for Less
OfficeMax Private Brand Writing Products Developed to Meet the Quality and Performance of Leading National Brands at Value Prices NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has expanded its line of OfficeMax private brand writing products by 75 percent with new pens, highlighters, mechanical pencils and markers. The expansion coincides with advances to additional writi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/25/13Delaware Court Confirms Office Depot Annual Shareholder Meeting Date
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced today that the Delaware Chancery Court entered an order in its pending litigation with Starboard Value and Opportunity Master Fund Ltd. relating to the timing of Office Depot’s annual shareholder meeting. Pursuant to the order, Office Depot will hold its annual shareholder meeting on the date it previousl... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/25/13Office Depot’s New Rewards Program Offers Members the Flexibility to Personalize Their Benefits
Office Depot Rewards™ Members Earn Points and Get Rewarded Monthly for Shopping, Connecting and Recycling with Office Depot BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office and school supplies and services, today unveiled its new industry-leading rewards program that gives customers the freedom, flexibility and savings they deserve. According to The 2013 Maritz Loyal... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/18/13Office Depot to Help Entrepreneurs Boost Their Business as Official Sponsor of National Small Business Week
NFL Legend and Entrepreneur Fran Tarkenton – Office Depot’s Small Business Partner – to Headline Event, Provide Expert Insights BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 18, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today reaffirmed its commitment to entrepreneurship through its sponsorship and participation in the Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 50th annual National Small Business We... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/17/13Office Depot Announces Annual Shareholders Meeting Date
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 17, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it will hold its annual meeting of shareholders on Wednesday, August 21, 2013. Shareholders of record on July 11, 2013 will be eligible to vote at the annual shareholders meeting. The location and time of the meeting will be included in the proxy materials, which will be mailed to share... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/11/13OfficeMax And Office Depot CEO Selection Committee Hires Korn/Ferry International For CEO Search
NAPERVILLE, Ill. and BOCA RATON, Fla., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) today announced that the global talent management consultancy Korn/Ferry International (NYSE: KFY) has been selected to assist the CEO Selection Committee in the search for a CEO for the combined company in the pending merger. Korn/Ferry International is a premier global provider of leadership and talent management solutions with reach across all industries a... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/11/13OfficeMax and Office Depot CEO Selection Committee Hires Korn/Ferry International for CEO Search
NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) today announced that the global talent management consultancy Korn/Ferry International (NYSE:KFY) has been selected to assist the CEO Selection Committee in the search for a CEO for the combined company in the pending merger. Korn/Ferry International is a premier global provider of leadership and talent management ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/10/13OfficeMax Sets July 10 As Date For Special Shareholder Meeting To Vote On Pending Merger
Company seeks shareholder approval for its proposed merger of equals with Office Depot NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has set a date for a special meeting of its shareholders to consider and vote on the merger of equals with Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), previously announced on February 20, 2013, and certain other matters.  The special meeting will be held ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/10/13Office Depot Announces Mailing of Proxy Statements and Shareholder Meeting Date
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 10, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it will begin mailing the joint proxy statement/prospectus relating to the proposed merger with OfficeMax on or about June 10, 2013. Shareholders of record as of May 28, 2013 will receive the joint proxy statement/prospectus regarding the proposed merger and be entitled to vote a... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/05/13TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Acer’s First Full-Featured 8.1-Inch Tablet Running Windows 8 Now Available for Pre-Sale at Office Depot
BOCA RATON, Fla--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 5, 2013-- Complete computing is now available in the palm of your hand, and Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) is making it available for consumers to do business, homework or enjoy their entertainment while on the go. The all new Acer Iconia W3 is available now for pre-order at your local Office Depot retail location or OfficeDepot.com for $349.99 (32GB). Acer’s Iconia W3 is the industry’s first full-fe... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/04/13Office Depot Announces Sale of Joint Venture Stake in Office Depot De Mexico to Grupo Gigante
Sale of its 50 Percent Stake for Approximately $690 Million Represents Significant Value for Shareholders BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 4, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell its 50% stake in Latin American Joint Venture Office Depot de Mexico S.A. de C.V. to Grupo Gigante, S.A.B. de C.V. (GIGANTE.MX... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/30/13Office Depot and One Direction Announce Alliance to Raise Money for Anti-Bullying Education Program
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 30, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) is proud to announce its alliance with the world-renowned music group, One Direction, who officially become partners in the retailer’s Anti-Bullying campaign that will launch across the U.S. during the 2013 Back-to-School season. Office Depot and One Direction Announce Alliance to Raise Money for Anti-Bullying Education Program (Photo: Business Wire) T... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/13Office Depot And OfficeMax Select The Boston Consulting Group To Provide Integration Support For Pending Merger
Leading Management Consultant Will Help Guide Integration Design and Planning Efforts; Integration Management Office Established and Leads Named BOCA RATON, Fla. and NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) and OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today announced that The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management consulting firm, has been selected to provide integration support for the companies' proposed merger. The companies also announced the... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/13Office Depot and OfficeMax Select the Boston Consulting Group to Provide Integration Support for Pending Merger
Leading Management Consultant Will Help Guide Integration Design and Planning Efforts; Integration Management Office Established and Leads Named BOCA RATON, Fla. & NAPERVILLE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 23, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) and OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) today announced that The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management consulting firm, has been selected to provide integration support for the co... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/13Office Depot Foundation Supports Short- and Long-Term Relief and Recovery Efforts Following Oklahoma Tornadoes
Foundation Has Longstanding Partnership with Oklahoma City-Based Feed The Children BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 23, 2013-- The Office Depot Foundation is supporting relief and recovery efforts following the devastating EF-5 tornado in Oklahoma with immediate contributions to local non-profit organizations and plans to continue to assist in the weeks and months ahead. “This tragedy has touched us on a very personal lev... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/13OfficeMax Workplace Expands Networking Services to Help Customers Streamline Their Technology Work Environments
Brings HP's World-Class Network Solutions to Customers NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax WorkplaceSM, the U.S. business-to-business division of OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has expanded its IT Lifecycle Management Services with the addition of HP Networking  to deliver more world-class solutions to enterprise, medium and small business customers. The addition of HP Networking ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/17/13OfficeMax To Present At The 14th Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced it is scheduled to present at the Fourteenth Annual B. Riley & Co. Investor Conference. The company's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Santa Monica, California, at 10:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (12:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time).  A live webcast can be accessed via the Internet by visiting... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/15/13Office Depot Foundation Listen Learn Care Awards Recognize Extraordinary Community Service
May 17 Event Will Feature Clark Kellogg - CBS College Basketball Analyst and Board Member of the One Heart Project BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 15, 2013-- 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 ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/14/13On-the-Go Consumers Power-up in Style with New mophie Products Available at Office Depot
mophie Products Offer All Day Power and Everyday Protection to Keep Smartphones and Tablets Going Longer BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 14, 2013-- In a world of mobility, Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is bringing customers the latest in portable power management solutions by offering the most popular mophie® products in retail locations nationwide and online. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/07/13OfficeMax Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
- Continues Double-Digit Sales Growth for OfficeMax.com - Maintains High Quarterly Customer Retention Rate in U.S. Contract - Launches First-Of-Its-Kind OfficeMax Business Solutions Center - Results Include the Previously Announced Approximately $130 Million of Cash Proceeds From Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C. NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leading provider of office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announce... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/07/13OfficeMax Announces Special Dividend Of $1.50 Per Common Share
NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, announced today that its board of directors has declared a special non-recurring dividend of $1.50 per share of common stock payable on July 2, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on June 12, 2013.  "We are very pleased to close our comprehensive assessment of the balance sheet by returning approximately $130 million to Office... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/03/13Chicago Cubs and OfficeMax Announce Partnership
OfficeMax Named Official Office Products Supplier of the Chicago Cubs and Wrigley Field, With In-Ballpark Advertising, Printing Support and OfficeMax-Sponsored Ernie Banks Promotional Day June 8 NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced a partnership with the Chicago Cubs that marks OfficeMax as the official office products supplier to the Cubs and Wrigley Field, and provides the Ch... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/02/13Office Depot Recognizes Inspirational Teachers by Supporting Estella’s Brilliant Bus
Partnership with Estella Pyfrom and Her Mobile Tech Classroom Shines the Spotlight on Educators in Conjunction with REAL Change Productions BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 2, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies, believes in the value of education and supports teachers, parents and students through a variety of give-back programs, including the Star Teacher Program, Office Depot’s Teacher Appreciation ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/01/13SMALL BUSINESS BRIEF: Office Depot Small Business Index Finds Nearly Four in Ten Business Owners Believe Having a Mentor Would Boost Their Business
SMB Owners’ Need for Expert Guidance Prompts Launch of Partnership With NFL Legend and Entrepreneur Fran Tarkenton BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 1, 2013-- As a long-time supporter of the SMB community, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today released findings from its latest Small Business Index. The study revealed that four in ten small-to-medium-sized business (SMB) owners believe ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/01/13OfficeMax Upgrades B2B Online Customer Experience On OfficeMaxWorkplace.com
New Search Engine, Navigation and Content Enhancements Boost Customer Conversion Rate with Improved Search Efficiency, Shopping and Order Experience NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services and the 11th largest online retailer1, today announced a new search engine, with content and navigation improvements on its OfficeMax WorkplaceSM business-to-business e-commerce site, OfficeMaxWorkplace.com, to ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/30/13OfficeMax Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.02 per common share, payable on May 31, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 15, 2013. About OfficeMax OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leader in integrating products, solutions and services for the workplace, whether... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/30/13Office Depot Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 30, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ended March 30, 2013. FIRST QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the first quarter of 2013 were approximately $2.7 billion, down 5% compared to the first quarter of 2012 in both U.S. dollars and in constant currency. Sales in the quarter were negatively impacted by approximately $58 million or 200 bas... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/25/13Office Depot Sets Record Date for Proposed Consent Solicitation
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 25, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has set the close of business on May 3, 2013 as the record date for the determination of the Company’s stockholders who are eligible to execute, withhold or revoke consents in response to the proposed solicitation of written consents by Starboard Value and Opportunity Master Fund Ltd and othe... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/23/13Office Depot to Announce First Quarter 2013 Earnings Tuesday, April 30, 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 23, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will announce first quarter 2013 earnings for the fiscal period ending March 30, 2013 on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office Depot’s... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/23/13OfficeMax Receives National Award for Leadership in Hiring People with Disabilities
Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation Honors OfficeMax as "Private Business of the Year" for Disability Hiring Partnership NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, has been awarded the National Employment Team 2013 "Private Sector Business of the Year" by the Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation (CSAVR) for its commitment to employing people with d... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/22/13Office Depot Small Business Index Finds SMBs Are Motivated to Go Green to Save Money
Twenty Percent of SMBs are Greener than Last Year; One-Third Looking to Go Greener in 2013 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 22, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the results of its latest Earth Day-focused Small Business Index indicating that small businesses (SMBs) are motivated to go green by concern for the environment (76 percent), saving money (... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/18/13Office Depot Kicks off Earth Month with New Corporate Citizenship Website
Interactive Site Delivers Transparency on Hundreds of Sustainability Metrics BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 18, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company is celebrating Earth Month with the debut of its new Corporate Citizenship website. The site, www.officedepotcitizenship.com, offers visitors an interactive experience to learn about Office Depot... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/17/13Office Depot And ICLEI Announce Expansion of National Green Business Challenge
Following Success of Challenges in Chicago, Austin and other Locations, Innovative Public-Private Partnership Set to Expand to Four Additional Cities in 2013 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 17, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the expansion of its Public- Private Partnership with ICLEI–Local Governments for Sustainability USA (ICLEI USA). In 2013, four mo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/09/13OfficeMax To Hold First Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss first quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended March 30, 2013 on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.com... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/09/13OfficeMax And Office Depot Provide Merger Update And Make Key Regulatory Filing
Announce CEO Selection Committee and Launch Integration Planning Process Share Progress in Key Regulatory Milestones NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 9, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) today provided several key updates to their planned merger, including the announcement of the committee members tasked with overseeing the process to select a CEO for the combined company and selection of the executives who will help to m... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/09/13OfficeMax and Office Depot Provide Merger Update and Make Key Regulatory Filing
Announce CEO Selection Committee and Launch Integration Planning Process Share Progress in Key Regulatory Milestones NAPERVILLE, Ill. & BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 9, 2013-- OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) and Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP) today provided several key updates to their planned merger, including the announcement of the committee members tasked with overseeing the process to select a CEO for the combined compa... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/01/13OfficeMax Opens Its First Business Solutions Center Nationwide in Downtown Milwaukee
New Store Format in The Shops of Grand Avenue Designed Specially to Meet the Needs of Milwaukee's Business Community NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has opened its new OfficeMax Business Solutions Center in downtown Milwaukee to serve the city's business community. The new store format is OfficeMax's first of its kind nationwide, offering 5,000 square feet of special... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/21/13Office Depot Recognized as One of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises
Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Honors Office Depot for Eleventh Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 21, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company was named to the 2012 list of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). The award is the only national r... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/18/13The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) Awards Managed Print Solutions Contract to Office Depot
Agreement Enables Office Depot To Provide On-Demand Print Services To Thousands Of Government Agencies Throughout The Country BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 18, 2013-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced it has been awarded a joint contract for Managed Print Solutions by The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN). The new agreement with Office Depot provides copy and ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/13/13Office Depot Wins Two Silver Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer ServiceSM
eCommerce and Telesales Teams Recognized for Exemplary Customer Service BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 13, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has won two Silver Stevie® Awards in the seventh annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The international competition recognizes excellence in disciplines that are crucial to bus... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/12/13Office Depot Receives Climate Leadership Award from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Company Recognized for Achieving 29 Percent Carbon Footprint Reduction in the U.S., Aggressively Beating its 20 Percent Reduction Goal One Year Ahead of Schedule BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 12, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has been recognized with a Climate Leadership Goal Achievement Award for Excellence in Greenhouse Gas Ma... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/06/13Office Depot and REAL Change Productions Announce Star-Studded Telecast to Celebrate Teachers Who Change Lives
Justin Bieber, Pitbull, Miley Cyrus, Jason Mraz and Others Kick Start the REAL Change Telecast to Raise Funds for Teachers BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 6, 2013-- With so many teachers using their own paycheck to equip their classrooms, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is partnering with REAL Change Productions to recognize teachers for their positive influence on tod... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/06/13OfficeMax Named Among 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies
Second Year OfficeMax Has Received Distinction from Leading Ethics Think-Tank for Demonstrated Leadership in Ethical Business Practices NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, has been named one of 2013's World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute, a leading international think-tank dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, governan... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/06/13Office Depot’s Global Headquarters Earns EPA’s Energy Star® Certification for Second Consecutive Year
Facility Established as ‘Carbon Neutral’ for 2012 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 6, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the company’s global headquarters, located in Boca Raton, Fla., has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR certification for the second consecutive year. The certification signifies the building perform... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/26/13OfficeMax Announces Annual Shareholders Meeting Date
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it intends to hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 2:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time on Monday, April 29, 2013 at the Hotel Arista at City Gate Centre, 2139 City Gate Lane, Naperville, Illinois for the purposes of: electing directors; appointing an independent registered public accounting firm for 2013; approv... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/22/13Office Depot Amends Deadline for Nominating Directors to Board for 2013 Annual Meeting
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 22, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc.(NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that, after further discussions with Starboard Value LP (which together with its affiliates owns slightly less than 15 percent of the Company’s outstanding Common Stock), its Board of Directors has amended and restated the Company’s Bylaws to amend the deadline for stockholders to nominate candid... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/21/13OfficeMax Named 2012 Compuware Best of the Web Award Winner
OfficeMax.com Ranked among Leading Retailers For Outstanding Website Performance NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax.com, the retail website for OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services and the nation's 12th largest retailer online1, today was named a 2012 Best of the Web award winner. The fourth annual Best of the Web Compuware Application Performance Awards showcase leaders in web and mobile site performance across seve... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/20/13OfficeMax and Office Depot Announce Merger of Equals to Create $18 Billion Global Office Solutions Company
Two Leading Companies to Combine to Build a Stronger, More Efficient Competitor Able to Meet the Growing Challenges of a Rapidly Changing Industry Customers Will Benefit from Unique and Innovative Products, Services and Solutions Available Through a Global, Multichannel Network Combined Company Positioned for Sustainable Long-Term Value Creation, Including Anticipated Annual Synergies of $400-$600 Million and Improved Cash ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/20/13OfficeMax Reports Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2012 Financial Results
ACHIEVES SIGNIFICANT YEAR-OVER-YEAR IMPROVEMENT IN EPS FOR THE FULL YEAR NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended December 29, 2012.  Consolidated Results Reported Results Total sales were $6,920.4 million in the full year 2012, a decrease of 2.8% compared to the full year 2011, while total sales ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/20/13Office Depot Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results
... 
Printer Friendly Version
02/20/13OfficeMax And Office Depot Announce Merger Of Equals To Create $18 Billion Global Office Solutions Company
Two Leading Companies to Combine to Build a Stronger, More Efficient Competitor Able to Meet the Growing Challenges of a Rapidly Changing Industry Customers Will Benefit from Unique and Innovative Products, Services and Solutions Available Through a Global, Multichannel Network Combined Company Positioned for Sustainable Long-Term Value Creation, Including Anticipated Annual Synergies of $400-$600 Million and Improved Cash ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/11/13OfficeMax To Receive Approximately $129 Million In Cash Proceeds From Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C.
Retains Ownership Of 20.4% In Voting Equity Securities NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that it will receive approximately $129 million in cash proceeds on February 12, 2013 related to its October 2004 investment in Boise Cascade Holdings, L.L.C. ("BCH").  Since 2004, OfficeMax has held two classes of securities in BCH, non-voting equity securit... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/05/13Office Depot and NFL Legend Turned Entrepreneur Fran Tarkenton Form New Partnership to Empower Small Business
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 5, 2013-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company has inked a new partnership with NFL legend and entrepreneur Fran Tarkenton to provide small businesses (SMBs) with a one-stop shop for general business tips, custom-tailored advice, networking, and more. In partnership with Tarkenton, Office Depot has launched the Small ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/01/13OfficeMax Helps Chicago Park District, Blackhawks Alumni 'Light the Lamp' for the Hockey City Classic at Soldier Field
Celebration Kicks-Off Two Weeks of Winter Festivities at Soldier Field Before the Puck Drops for the OfficeMax Hockey City Classic College Hockey Doubleheader Feb. 17 NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today teamed up with the Chicago Park District and Chicago Blackhawks alumni players to "light the lamp" on the newly-built ice hockey rink at Soldier Field. The ceremony kicked off the Offic... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/31/13OfficeMax Teams Up with Chicago Public Schools and Pro Football Superstar Brandon Marshall to Honor Chicago Teachers
OfficeMax CEO, Marshall and CPS CEO Surprise 100 Teachers with $100K Donation in Essential Classroom Supplies NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), with a strong business and community presence throughout the greater Chicagoland area,  today partnered with Chicago Public Schools (CPS) and wide receiver Brandon Marshall to surprise 100 local teachers with a $100,000 total donation in essential school supplies for their classrooms.  ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/31/13TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Introducing the New Microsoft Office at Office Depot
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2013-- New Year’s resolutions for productivity and efficiency in the home or office can become a reality with the new Microsoft Office software assortment now available at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com. Starting at just $99.99, the new Office features smarter applications that are optimized for the touch capabilities of Windows 8. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/31/13Office Depot Honored with the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force 2013 Corporate Leadership Award
Award Presented at the National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that it has been recognized by the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force with the 2013 Corporate Leadership Award. The award was presented during the 25th National Conference on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transge... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/24/13Office Depot Extends Deadline for Nominating Directors to Board
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc.(NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that, after discussions with Starboard Value LP (which together with its affiliates owns slightly less than 15 percent of the Company’s outstanding Common Stock), its Board of Directors has amended and restated the Company’s Bylaws to extend the deadline for stockholders to nominate candidates ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/24/13OfficeMax To Hold Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2012 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full year earnings for the fiscal period ended December 29, 2012 on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax webs... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/24/13Office Depot Named One of the Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities
Office Depot Ranked #5 on the DiversityBusiness.com Annual List BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2013-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that is has been recognized by DiversityBusiness.com, the nation's leading multicultural business-to-business website, as one of the “Top 50 Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities” for 13 successive ye... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/22/13Office Depot Brings ‘Depot Time’ to Life at X Games Aspen 2013
Office Depot Celebrates New Concept Store And Outreach to a Younger, Tech-Savvy Generation at ESPN’s X Games ASPEN, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 22, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) is hitting the slopes this January with its sponsorship activation at X Games Aspen 2013. The Company’s presence at X Games Aspen provides an opportunity to connect in-person with fans that will enjoy the new interactive features and design of the brand’s ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/22/13OfficeMax Announces Appointment of Ravi Saligram to the National Retail Federation Board of Directors
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced Ravi Saligram, president and CEO, was appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Retail Federation (NRF). Saligram will also join the NRF's Executive Committee and serve a three-year term. The NRF is the world's largest retail trade association and represents retailers of all types and sizes from the United States and more than 45... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/17/13OfficeMax Teams Up with Go Daddy to Provide Exclusive Website Service Bundles for Small Business Customers
Move Marks First Time Go Daddy Websites and Domain Names Are Delivered Through Retail Channel Nationwide NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it's teaming up with Go Daddy, the world's leading Web hosting and domain name provider, to bring Go Daddy's Web services to a wider small business audience through OfficeMax stores nationwide. The move makes OfficeMax the exclusiv... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/16/13Office Depot’s Exclusive New See Jane Work™ Collection Blends Fashion with Function
New Collection for Spring Showcases Contemporary Organization Products and Desk Accessories BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 16, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) today announced the arrival of the new See Jane Work Spring Collection, featuring stylish organization products and desk accessories, available exclusively at Office Depot retail locations and online at www.officedepot.com/seejanework. Limited with the sel... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/16/13OfficeMax Australia Honored with Two Awards by Forest Stewardship Council Australia for Commitment to Sustainability
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) Australia honored OfficeMax Australia with two awards – Retailer of the Year 2012 and the Responsible Procurement Award 2012 – for the subsidiary's ongoing support of sustainability and responsible forest management. It was the second consecutive year that FSC Australia awarded Offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/15/13Office Depot Relocates Store in Orland Park with Entirely New Concept Designed by Customers, for Customers
ORLAND PARK, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 15, 2013-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) has built an entirely new store experience for its customers and is celebrating its opening in Orland Park. The Office Depot store formerly located at 1 Orland Park Place Suite 190 has been reopened at 15202 S. LaGrange Road with a new concept created to encourage customers to interact more with products, with Office Depot associates, and with each other – all in a brand ne... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/11/13Office Depot Announces “Organize Me 2013” to Help Spread Organization Inspiration in 2013
New Campaign Features Expert Tips And Advice From See Jane Work Founder Holly Bohn-Weiss And Tech Guru Steve Greenberg BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), today announced the launch of Organize Me 2013, a new in-store and online campaign designed to provide even the most organized customers with new clutter-busting tips to organize any home or business. Organize Me 2013 boasts a t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/11/13Office Depot Remodels Store in Salisbury with Entirely New Concept Designed by Customers, for Customers
SALISBURY, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 11, 2013-- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP) has redesigned a local store to build an entirely new experience for its Salisbury customers. The Office Depot store at 715 E. Innes St. was remodeled to encourage customers to interact more with products, with Office Depot associates, and with each other – all in a brand new store designed around the way customers want to shop. The redesigned Office Depot store... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/10/13Office Depot Relocates Store in Daphne
New Location Features Innovative Retail Concept Designed Specifically to Enhance the Shopping Experience DAPHNE, Ala.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 10, 2013-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) has developed a new store format that enhances the shopping experience and encourages customers to interact more with the Company’s broad range of exciting products and services as well as its highly trained sales associates. The Office Depot store formerly loc... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/07/13OfficeMax Launches Cloud Service Offerings
New Services Help Provide On-Demand Access to Files Using Many Mobile Devices, From Virtually Anyplace at Any Time, To Help Businesses and Consumers Expand How and Where They Work NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today that it is making cloud service solutions available to customers across its stores and U.S. contract business to help organizations and consumers expand how and ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/07/13TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Office Depot Offers the Best of Both Work and Play with the HP ENVY x2 PC
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 7, 2013-- Start the new year right with a PC that goes from notebook to tablet and back again. The groundbreaking HP ENVY x2 offers the power of a notebook and the freedom of a tablet and is now available at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com for $849.99. Ultra portable and ultra connected, the sleek aluminum design of the HP ENVY x2... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/04/13Office Depot Announces Departure of Kevin Peters, President, North America
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 4, 2013-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) today announced that Kevin Peters, President, North America, is leaving the organization, effective immediately, to take the position of Chief Executive Officer at an industrial distribution company. Neil Austrian, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Office Depot, will oversee the company’s North American business. "In his five years with Office Depo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/03/13OfficeMax Offers Chicagoland Free Skate Passes to the Hockey City Classic Winter Festival in Soldier Field
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it has teamed up with the Chicago Park District to give away free skate passes1 for the OfficeMax Hockey City Classic Winter Festival exclusively at select Chicago-area OfficeMax stores.  Starting at 10 a.m. CT on Sunday, Jan. 6, select Chicagoland OfficeMax stores will hand out a total of 3,000 passes to the public for the free skate e... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/20/12Office Depot Announces Sale of Its Hungary Business to Central Fund Venture Capital Fund
Buyer will Continue to use Office Depot's Trade Names, Obtain Sourcing Services, and Support Office Depot's Global Customers in Hungary BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its Office Depot Hungary business to Central Fund Venture Capital Fund. The transaction also includes an agreemen... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/19/12Office Depot Relocates Store in Arlington with Entirely New Concept Designed by Customers, for Customers
ARLINGTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2012-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) has built an entirely new store experience for its customers and is celebrating its opening in Arlington. The Office Depot store formerly located at 2501 E. Randol Mill Road has relocated to 780 E. Road to Six Flags St., Suite 210 with a new concept created to encourage customers to interact more with products, with Office Depot associates, and with each other – all in a bra... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/19/12Office Depot Foundation to Celebrate Commitment to Caring by Ringing NYSE Closing Bell® December 19
Foundation Marks Visit by Donating Teddy B. Caring Bears and School Supplies to Children at Two Schools Damaged by Hurricane Sandy BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 19, 2012-- The Office Depot Foundation - the independent, non-profit foundation that serves as the primary charitable giving arm of Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) - will celebrate its commitment to caring and making a difference by ringing The Closing Bell® at the New York ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/17/12LOCAL RETAIL STORE BRIEF: Office Depot Relocates Store in Memphis with New Format to 5510 Poplar Ave.
Redesign Features Enhancements to Improve the Shopping Experience for Memphis Customers MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2012-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) is relocating its store in Memphis, Tenn. to improve the shopping experience for customers. Memphis shoppers can now reap the benefits of these changes as the Office Depot store formerly located at 5014 Poplar Ave. has relocated to 5510 Poplar Ave. with a brand new look. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/17/12Office Depot Adds PayPal to Online Payment Options
New Payment Method Simplifies Online Checkout Process BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 17, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services has now added PayPal to its selection of online payment options, giving customers a secure way to pay for purchases on www.officedepot.com. Using PayPal on www.officedepot.com simplifies the online checkout process by providing shoppers ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/14/12OfficeMax TUL® Brand Pen Wins 2012 Retailer Innovation Award From Store Brands Decisions
OfficeMax Receives Top Honors for Product Development of Second-Generation TUL Ballpoint Pen NAPERVILLE, Ill., Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, has received a 2012 Retailer Innovation Award from Store Brands Decisions for one of its new second-generation line of pens from its premium TUL® brand. The new TUL ballpoint pen – one of four new pens from the OfficeMax premium TUL brand – has r... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/13/12Office Depot Helps Last-Minute Shoppers with the Hottest Gifts Just in Time for the Holidays
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 13, 2012-- According to a recent survey conducted by Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), nearly half (49 percent) of shoppers admitted to getting at least 16 percent of their holiday shopping done last minute – within ten days of the holiday. This season, Office Depot is coming to the rescue by providing last-minute shoppers with a one-stop destination for all of their holiday shopping and shipping needs. F... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/12/12Office Depot Opens Store in Omaha with Entirely New Concept Designed by Customers, for Customers
OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2012-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) has built an entirely new store experience for its customers and is celebrating its opening in Omaha, Neb. The new Office Depot store concept opened at 603 S. 72nd St., was created to encourage shoppers to interact more with products, with Office Depot associates, and with each other – all in a brand new store designed around the way customers want to shop. The new... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/11/12Office Depot Unveils New Store Concept in Denver With X Games-Themed Street Party
Ryan Sheckler Kicks Off The ‘Office Depot Grand Opening Street Party’ At the Newly Transformed Wynkoop Street Location DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 11, 2012-- Denver is going to be treated to an action sports-themed street party courtesy of Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) as the Company is highlighting its presence in Denver in a big way. The ‘Office Depot Grand Opening Street Party’ is a one-day action sports exhibition to be held on Decem... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/11/12OfficeMax Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.02 per common share, payable on February 28, 2013 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 15, 2013. About OfficeMax OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leader in integrating products, solutions and services for the workpl... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/10/12OfficeMax Announces Appointment of Bruce Besanko to USO of Illinois Board of Directors
CHICAGO, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that Bruce Besanko, executive vice president, chief financial officer and chief administrative officer, and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the USO of Illinois. Besanko will join the USO's Finance Committee and serve a three-year term. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121210/... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/10/12Office Depot Launches One-Hour, In-Store Pickup for Online Purchases
Just in Time for the Holidays, Customers Can Save Time and Money with Free Option BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 10, 2012-- Holiday shoppers can save time and money at Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) with its new, free one-hour, in-store pickup service for purchases made on www.officedepot.com. Here is how the new, free option works: Select Pickup: After selecting an item for purchase on www.officedep... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/05/12Office Depot Relocates Store in Costa Mesa with Entirely New Concept Designed by Customers, for Customers
COSTA MESA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 5, 2012-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) has built an entirely new store experience for its customers and is celebrating its opening in Costa Mesa, Calif. The Office Depot store formerly located at 2200 Harbor Blvd. has relocated to 2300 Harbor Blvd. Suite E-1 with a new concept created to encourage shoppers to interact more with products, with Office Depot associates, and with each other – all in a brand new stor... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/30/12OfficeMax.com Ranked #1 In Shopping Speed, Performance During Busiest Shopping Week Of The Year
Keynote Ranks OfficeMax.com The Leader Among Web Electronics Retailers For Fastest Online Shopping Experience NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services and the nation's 12th largest retailer online1, was ranked the #1 top performing website for speed of online transactions among U.S. online electronics retailers during the busiest shopping week of the year by Keynote®, the global leader in Interne... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/28/12OfficeMax Announces Appointment of John Kenning to Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce Board
CHICAGO, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced today that John Kenning, executive vice president and president of OfficeMax Workplace, was appointed to the board of the Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, one of the largest and most influential Chambers in the nation. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121128/CG19777) "I'm honored to join with my peers to advance the Chicagol... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/21/12ElfYourself® Gets More Social and Mobile...and Goes Live!
New ElfYourself Live Channel on YouNow.com Lets Users "Elf" Themselves During Live Online Broadcasts; ElfYourself Mobile App to Launch in Mid-December NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The most loved viral holiday website in history, ElfYourself.com® is back and is coming to life on new social and mobile platforms. OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, has launched its popular free holiday eGreeting site with a ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/20/12Office Depot Earns Perfect Score for the Second Year in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index
Office Depot is One of Only 19 Retail and Consumer Products Companies to Receive a 100 Percent Rating BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company earned a 100 percent score in the 2013 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) issued by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The ranking recognizes Office Depot as one o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/16/12OfficeMax Presents ElfYourself at McDonald's® Thanksgiving Parade in Chicago
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that elves from its popular online ElfYourself campaign – the most loved viral holiday website in history – will escort a candy train float through the Chicago McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade. Forty OfficeMax ElfYourself elves will march and dance their way down State Street this November 22nd, wishing the nearly 500,000 street-... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/16/12TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Office Depot Offers the Ultimate in ‘Smart’ Printing with New Compact Brother® Inkjet All-in-One Printer
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2012-- The ultimate printing solution for consumers, small business owners and users with home offices is now at your fingertips with the Brother Business Smart MFC-J4510DW wireless inkjet all-in-one printer. The compact-sized printer, which offers fast print speeds, low-cost printing, larger format print capabilities and TouchScreen commands, is now available at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) retail st... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/16/12OfficeMax Kicks-Off Black Friday Deals at 6 a.m. EST on Thanksgiving at OfficeMax.com; Two Days of Store Savings Start at 6 a.m. Black Friday
BIG Holiday Deals on Holiday Gifts Including e-Readers, Tablets, Laptops, and Accessories for iPod®, iPad®, iPhone® and MacBook® NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today launched its Black Friday circular at OfficeMax.com, providing a preview of hot deals on holiday gifts that will be available online starting Thanksgiving morning and in stores on Black Friday. To view the... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/15/12Denver is First to Experience the New Office Depot – a New Store Concept Designed by Customers, for Customers
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2012-- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) has built an entirely new store experience for its customers, and is debuting it in four new stores in Denver. The new concept store was created to encourage customers to interact more with products, with Office Depot associates, and with each other – all in a brand new store designed around the way customers want to shop. Following the opening of the local Denver stores, Offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/15/12Office Depot “Wows” This Holiday Season with Time-Saving Solutions, Bigger Gifts and Better Savings
National Survey Commissioned by Office Depot Finds the Gift of Time or Money Tops Everyone’s Wish List BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) today announced results from the Office Depot Holiday Survey that revealed nationwide shoppers’ perspectives on the hottest products and top trends for the upcoming season. Among the most notable survey findings, results showed that a majority of shoppers (58%)... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/14/12OfficeMax Launches New Credit Card for Businesses
New Credit Card - Offered through New Relationship with Citi Retail Services - will Provide Small Business Customers with MaxPerks® Rewards, Special Financing Offers, Flexible Payment Options and a Dedicated Line of Credit for Business Expenses with No Annual Fee NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced a new store-brand credit card for small business customers. The ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/13/12Office Depot Delivers Doorbusting Steals and Mystery Deals on Black Friday
Black Friday Deals Available at Nationwide Stores Beginning at 5 a.m. on November 23 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2012-- This Black Friday, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) is kicking off the holiday season earlier than ever before, and with better gifts at bigger savings. For a head start on Black Friday deals, customers can begin shopping on www.officedepot.com at 7 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day, November 22, and continue at nation... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/12/12OfficeMax Debuts Free, Same-Day Store Pickup Of Online Orders
Nationwide OfficeMax Online Store Pickup(SM) Service Allows Customers to Shop Anywhere, Anytime NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the holiday shopping season, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services and one of the nation's top 15 largest retailers online1, today announced the launch of a new shopping experience that combines the convenience of online shopping with its neighborhood stores2. OfficeMa... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/12/12OfficeMax Helps Deliver Hurricane Relief to Eastern Seaboard with Donation to Teachers and Free In-Store Services
Free In-store Charging, Fax, Scan and Email Services to Help Hurricane Victims Stay Connected, Plus $25,000 Donation to AdoptAClassroom.org - Including a $15,000 Matching Grant Challenge -- to Help Restore Damaged Classrooms along East Coast NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the extraordinary damage caused to the eastern seaboard by Hurricane Sandy, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today annou... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/09/12TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Office Depot Feels the Music with New Monster Inspiration Headphones and Expanded Sound Line
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 9, 2012-- Just in time for the holiday season, Office Depot is stocking the shelves at nationwide retail store locations and www.officedepot.com with the new Monster Inspiration headphones ($299.99), as well as an expanded assortment of headphones, speakers and docks. With precision tuning, premium finishes and interchangeable headbands, Monster Inspiration delivers serious audio in high style. I... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/09/12OfficeMax Brings More Savings to the Holidays with Black Friday Deals Every Friday throughout the Season
Black Friday Caliber Deals Unveiled Each Friday for Six Weeks Starting Mid-November; Big Black Friday Sale Starts Thanksgiving at OfficeMax.com NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, is bringing back its popular Black Friday Every Friday deals to deliver value to shoppers throughout the holiday season. Starting today and running through December 14, each Friday OfficeMax will ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/08/12Office Depot Joining the Oakland Raiders and Wide Receiver Jacoby Ford to Donate 500 Sackpacks to Children’s Hospital & Research Center Oakland
Ford Will Participate In Donation Ceremony And Sign Autographs For Fans On November 13 At Emeryville, Calif., Office Depot Store BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 8, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it is pleased to join the Oakland Raiders, an Office Depot Business Solutions Division customer, and Raiders wide receiver Jacoby Ford to don... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/06/12OfficeMax Reports Third Quarter 2012 Financial Results
- Achieves Year-Over-Year Improvement in EPS - Continued Momentum in U.S. Contract Business, including Digital Initiatives - Extinguishes Lehman Timber Notes from Balance Sheet NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal third quarter ended September 29, 2012.  Consolidated Results Reported Results Total sales were $1,744.6 mill... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/06/12Office Depot Announces Third Quarter 2012 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 6, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ended September 29, 2012. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the third quarter of 2012 were approximately $2.7 billion, down 5% compared to the third quarter of 2011. On a constant currency basis, third quarter 2012 sales were dow... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/05/12OfficeMax Names New Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer
CHICAGO, Nov. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced today that it has appointed Kim Feil as executive vice president and chief marketing and strategy officer, effective November 12. Feil will report to Ravi Saligram, president and chief executive officer of OfficeMax, and will have accountability for all aspects of marketing across the enterprise, with particular emphasis on br... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/05/12Office Depot Named America’s Greenest Large Retailer by Newsweek Magazine for the Third Consecutive Year
Company Ranked Ninth Greenest Large Company BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 5, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that it has been recognized in Newsweek magazine’s annual Green Rankings as the number one greenest large retailer in America for the third consecutive year. Across all industry sectors, Office Depot was ranked as America’s ninth greenest large... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/02/12OfficeMax Launches New Name of U.S. Contract Business
OfficeMax Workplace(SM) Poised to Help Business Customers Drive Efficiency, Cost Savings and Spend Control NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced that its U.S. contract business will now go to market as OfficeMax Workplace(SM). The new name reflects the company's commitment to developing strategic relationships with a wide array of customers including businesses, un... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/01/12Office Depot Foundation Helps Kids, Families and Pets Affected by Hurricane Sandy with Donations to Feed the Children and the Humane Society
Continuing Support for U.S. Chamber National Disaster Help Desk for Business Assists Small Businesses with Recovery and Rebuilding Resources BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 1, 2012-- Even as the full extent of Hurricane Sandy’s impact is still being assessed, the Office Depot Foundation - the independent foundation serving as the primary charitable giving arm of Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) - is taking steps to assist with relief an... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/31/12PRODUCT BRIEF: Office Depot Serves up the Perfect Brew with the Launch of Keurig® Vue™
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2012-- Your customized beverage is now at your fingertips with the new Keurig® Vue™ Brewer, available at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com for $229.99. Whether it’s for a morning jolt or beating the afternoon slump, Keurig’s latest Custom Brew Technology™ brings the coffee shop experience to the office, in a simple and convenien... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/30/12Office Depot Adopts Rights Agreement
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that effective October 24, 2012, the Board of Directors of Office Depot, Inc. (the “Company”) approved a Rights Agreement and declared a dividend distribution of one preferred stock purchase right for each outstanding share of Company Common Stock. Each right initially rep... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/30/12Office Depot Associate Named Vice Chair of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Procurement Council
Frantz Tiffeau, Senior Manager of Supply Chain Diversity for Office Depot, Will Assume New Role in November BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Frantz Tiffeau, Senior Manager of Supply Chain Diversity for Office Depot, has been appointed to the position of Vice Chair of the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/29/12LOCAL RETAIL STORE BRIEF: Office Depot Remodels Portland-Area Store to Feature New Smaller Format
Redesign Features Smaller Format and Enhancements to Improve the Shopping Experience for Portland-Area Customers PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2012-- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP) is redesigning its store in Happy Valley, Ore. to improve the shopping experience for customers. Shoppers can now reap the benefits of these changes as the Office Depot store located at 12115 S.E. Stevens Road has undergone a dramatic facelift. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/29/12Office Depot Reschedules Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Announcement and Associated Conference Call to Tuesday, November 6, 2012 Due to Expected Severe Weather Conditions
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 29, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the postponement of its third quarter 2012 earnings announcement and associated conference call, previously scheduled for Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. EDT, due to the expected severe weather conditions associated with Hurricane Sandy. The third quarter 2012 earnings annou... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/26/12OfficeMax Helps Customers Take Guess Work Out of Windows 8 with Free Training In-Store and Consultation for Business Customers
Demo Days October 26-28 Let Shoppers Try Before They Buy on a Variety of Windows 8 PCs and Laptops NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced it is helping customers take the guess work out of Microsoft Windows® 8. Consumers and small businesses can try the newest Windows 8 on computers and tablets at OfficeMax stores risk-free before making a purchase, an... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/25/12OfficeMax Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $.02 per common share, payable on November 30, 2012 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on November 15, 2012. About OfficeMax OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leader in integrating products, solutions and services for the workpl... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/25/12TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Office Depot Lights up the Holidays with New Amazon Kindle Fire Products
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 25, 2012-- Kindle Fire HD, one of the world’s most advanced tablets, and among the hottest products of the season, is now available for sale at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) retail store locations for $199.99. A full line of accessories and the second generation Kindle Fire ($159.99) are also currently available. Delivering an unparalleled, full-tablet experience, Kindle Fire HD featu... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/19/12OfficeMax Announces Marquee Sponsorship of 2012 Human Rights Campaign Chicago Gala Dinner and Auction
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office and facility supplies, technology and services, today announced its marquee sponsorship of the 2012 Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Chicago Gala Dinner & Auction. The 2012 HRC Chicago Gala will take place October 20th at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park. Themed "Make Equality Count!," the event will offer guests the opportunity to dance, dine and vie for silent auction prizes. "Of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/15/12Office Depot Awarded the State of South Carolina Office Supplies Contract
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 15, 2012-- Office Depot ® (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that it has been added to the State of South Carolina office supplies purchasing contract. This addition allows Office Depot the opportunity to deliver office products at incredible savings to thousands of public agency customers throughout the state. “Office Depot is proud to have the... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/15/12Office Depot to Announce Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Tuesday, October 30, 2012
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 15, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will announce third quarter 2012 earnings for the fiscal period ending September 29, 2012 on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/12/12Technology Brief:Office Depot Opens New Window of Opportunity with Pre-Sale of Microsoft Windows 8 Software and PCs
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 12, 2012-- Windows 8 has arrived, and Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) is bringing the PC experience to a new level. Windows 8 PCs from leading brands such as HP, Toshiba, Lenovo and ASUS, along with standalone Windows 8 Pro and Pro Pack software, are now available for pre-order at www.officedepot.com/windows8. Beginning October 26, Windows 8 software and hardware will be available for sale at nationwide Office Depot retail store locations. The Microsoft Window... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/12/12OfficeMax Launches Second Generation of Popular TUL® Brand Pens
Featuring Ergonomic Design and Superior Performance, Four New TUL Pens Deliver Skip-Free Ink Flow and Effortless Writing NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced its second-generation line of pens from its premium TUL® brand. The new line of pens includes four new products that uphold the brand's reputation for delivering performance-driven and sophisticated designs. To view the multime... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/11/12OfficeMax Announces Title Sponsorship of Hockey City Classic in Chicago
Chicagoland-based OfficeMax Sponsors Outdoor College Hockey Doubleheader at Soldier Field Feb. 17 NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it is helping to "light the lamp" at Soldier Field this winter with title sponsorship of the Hockey City Classic in Chicago, the first outdoor college hockey doubleheader at Soldier Field on Feb. 17, 2013. The OfficeMax Hockey City Cl... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/10/12OfficeMax 'One-Stop Shop' for Accessories for Apple Products
Nearly 300 Accessories at OfficeMax Stores and More Than 800 Accessories at OfficeMax.com for Apple iPod, iPad, iPhone, MacBook NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today launched one-stop shopping for customers with an expanded selection of accessories for Apple® products. The accessories – now approaching 300 items at OfficeMax stores for iPod®, iPad®, iPhone® and MacBook® and more than 80... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/09/12OfficeMax To Hold Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss third quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended September 29, 2012 on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.com.... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/02/12OfficeMax, Back-to-School Shoppers and Business Clients Donate Nearly $1.9 Million in School Supplies to Make "A Day Made Better" for Teachers
OfficeMax Surprises 1,000 Teachers Nationwide with $1 Million Total in Classroom Supplies NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 90 percent of teachers spend their own money on basic school supplies for their students, according to a recent survey1. Today OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), its back-to-school shoppers and business customers donated nearly $1.9 million in school supplies to teachers nationwide for their classrooms through A Day Made Better – a series of su... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/02/12OfficeMax, Back-to-School Shoppers and Business Clients Donate Nearly $1.9 Million in School Supplies to Make "A Day Made Better" for Teachers
OfficeMax Surprises 1,000 Teachers Nationwide with $1 Million Total in Classroom Supplies NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 90 percent of teachers spend their own money on basic school supplies for their students, according to a recent survey1. Today OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), its back-to-school shoppers and business customers donated nearly $1.9 million in school supplies to teachers nationwide for their classrooms through A Day Made Better – a series of sur... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/27/12OfficeMax Encourages Communities to Support Teachers with School Supplies Through "A Day Made Better"
Sixth Anniversary of "A Day Made Better" Will Surprise 1,000 Teachers Nationwide on October 2 with $1,000 in Classroom Supplies NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 90 percent of teachers spend their own money on basic school supplies for their students, according to a recent study1.To reduce the financial burdens of teacher-classroom spending, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, will donate $1 million in classroom ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/24/12OfficeMax Accepting Pre-Orders of New Kindle Products
Pre-sale on Now at OfficeMax Stores NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today it is accepting pre-orders of the new Kindle family of products, including the new Kindle Paperwhite, Kindle Fire and Kindle Fire HD. The updated Kindle Fire ($159) and Kindle Fire HD 16GB ($199) will be available at OfficeMax in October. The Kindle Paperwhite ($119), Kindle Paperwhite 3G ($179) and ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/24/12LOCAL RETAIL STORE BRIEF: Office Depot Relocates Store in Fort Worth to Feature Smaller Format at 1460 Eastchase Parkway
New Retail Format Features Enhancements to Improve the Shopping Experience for Fort Worth Customers BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 24, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) is redesigning its store format to improve the shopping experience for customers. Fort Worth-area shoppers can now reap the benefits of these changes as the Office Depot store formerly located at 1600 Eastchase Parkway has relocated to 1460 Eastchase Parkway with a ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/21/12OfficeMax Offers Year-Round Selection of School Supplies at Great Prices
Retailer Features the Latest School Supply Trends and Technology Products for Students and Teachers Every Day NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- While school is back in session, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, is continuing to feature a broad selection of school supplies and technology products available to shoppers year-round. From the latest product trends to the essentials, OfficeMax is the year-round resource for all... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/20/12OfficeMax Upgrades Online Customer Experience With New Search Engine On OfficeMax.com
New Search Engine Upgrades Immediately Boost Customer Conversion Rate with Improved Search Efficiency, Shopping and Purchase Experience NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services and one of the nation's top 15 largest retailers online1, today announced a new search engine on OfficeMax.com that is helping customers shop faster, with more accurate search and recommendation results... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/19/12OfficeMax To Participate In World Retail Congress 2012 In London
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it will participate in the World Retail Congress 2012 in London, September 19-21.  Ravi Saligram, President and Chief Executive Officer of OfficeMax, will join more than 900 retailers from 50 countries to discuss and respond to the critical issues on the CEO agenda. On Wednesday, September 19, Saligram will participate in the "Managing... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/14/12OfficeMax Confirms Finalization Of Agreement To Extinguish Non-Recourse Lehman-Backed Timber Notes Liability
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today confirmed that its agreement to extinguish the non-recourse liability related to the Lehman-backed timber notes is now effective as the result of the entry of a Final Order by the United States Bankruptcy Court resolving certain claims against Lehman Brothers based on the notes. As a result, OfficeMax will recognize a non-cash, pre-tax gain of $... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/13/12OfficeMax Announces Title Sponsorship of Green Tie Ball in Chicago
Chicagoland-based Retailer Sponsors City's Iconic Charity Event NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it is strengthening its commitment to greater Chicagoland with the title sponsorship of the Green Tie Ball, one of Chicago's most celebrated charity events. The 21st annual OfficeMax Green Tie Ball is hosted by nonprofit organization Chicago Gateway Gree... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/12/12NASCAR® Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Give 6,000 Sackpacks to Kids in the Chicagoland Area
National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than 2.9 Million Kids Since 2001 ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 12, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™, will join the Foundation to donate 6,000 new sackpacks ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/07/12NASCAR® Star Tony Stewart and Office Depot to Auction Race-Worn Firesuit and Helmet to Fans for Charity
Auction Items Will Include Special Back-To-School Firesuit and Helmet Worn by Stewart at Pocono Raceway; Proceeds to Benefit the Office Depot Foundation BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 7, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it is teaming up with Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™, fo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/06/12Office Depot Debuts PSA Messages Featuring Greyson Chance and Patrick Schwarzenegger to Help Spread the Message of Kindness This Back-to-School Season
New Online and Broadcast PSAs Encourage Students to Be Involved and Be Kinder This Coming School Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 6, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies, today revealed a new series of Public Service Announcements (PSAs) featuring teen singer and songwriter, Greyson Chance, along with youth architect of change, Patrick Schwarzenegger. The 30-second spot... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/05/12NASCAR® Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Give 4,000 Sackpacks to Kids in the Fredericksburg Area
National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than 2.9 Million Kids Since 2001 FREDERICKSBURG, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 5, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™, will join the Foundation to donate 4,000 new sackpacks to n... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/05/12Office Depot to Affirm Its Full-Year 2012 Outlook at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 5, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today will affirm its full-year 2012 outlook at the Goldman Sachs Nineteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City. The affirmed outlook will include the following: The Company expects to achieve full-year 2012 adjusted EBIT in the $125 to $135 million range, an in... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/05/12OfficeMax Reiterates Third Quarter And Full Year 2012 Guidance
OfficeMax to Present Today at Goldman Sachs Annual Global Retailing Conference NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that, as part of its participation today at the Goldman Sachs Annual Global Retailing Conference, it plans to reiterate its outlook for the third quarter and full year 2012. "Despite an uncertain environment, we continue to make progress on our strategic init... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/30/12Office Depot to Present at the Goldman Sachs Nineteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 30, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it will present at the Goldman Sachs Nineteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 5, 2012. Office Depot will make a brief presentation and will participate in a question and answer session beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time).... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/29/12OfficeMax To Participate In The Goldman Sachs Nineteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it is scheduled to participate in the Goldman Sachs Nineteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference. The company's participation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 5, 2012 in New York City at 11:20 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (10:20 a.m. Central Daylight Time).  A live webcast can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax we... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/28/12NASCAR® Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Give 6,000 Sackpacks to Kids in the Atlanta Area
National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than 2.9 Million Kids Since 2001 ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 28, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™, will join the Foundation to donate 6,000 new sackpacks to non-profit o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/24/12OfficeMax ImPress Print Centers Celebrate Back-to-School with Print to Win Sweepstakes
Company Giving Away OfficeMax Gift Cards to Winners and Free Print Services for Schools NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today that its OfficeMax ImPress® Print Centers are helping teachers, parents and students celebrate back-to-school by giving away thousands of dollars in free print services for schools and gift cards through its Print to Win sweepstakes1. OfficeMax ImPr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/21/12Photo of Office Depot and Miami HEAT Point Guard Norris Cole Presenting School Supplies to Students at Orange Brook Elementary Available on Business Wire's Website and AP PhotoExpress
Miami HEAT point guard Norris Cole (pictured here) presents students at Orange Brook Elementary School in Hollywood, Fla. with 900 sackpacks filled with essential school supplies from Office Depot to help kick-off the 2012-13 school year. The sackpack donations are a part of the Office Depot Foundation’s National Backpack Program, which helps deserving children prepare for school with the essential tools they need to succeed inside the classroom.... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/17/12OfficeMax Helps Students Stay 'Plugged In' for Back-to-School
Company Connects Students to the Season's Hottest Tech Products To Help Manage Studies at School, Home and In Between NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, is keeping students in-step with the latest back-to-school technology at affordable prices. From tablets and laptops to high-tech backpacks, USBs and more, OfficeMax has big deals on technology to help students work smarter and manage assignments as they head bac... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/16/12OfficeMax Announces Anticipated Extinguishment Of Lehman-backed Timber Notes Liability
EXPECTS TO CONCURRENTLY REMOVE $735 MILLION OF NON-RECOURSE DEBT FROM FINANCIAL STATEMENTS NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it has entered into an agreement to extinguish the non-recourse liability related to the Lehman-backed timber notes.  This agreement is subject to the approval of the United States Bankruptcy Court, which OfficeMax expects will be ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/09/12Office Depot Sponsors 2012 Do Something Awards to Salute Today’s “do-ers” That Are Making a Difference
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 9, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office and school supplies, today announced its sponsorship of the 2012 Do Something Awards, which will air Tuesday, August 21 at 9:00pm ET on VH1. Hosted by the hilarious New Girl stars Jake Johnson, Emmy-nominated Max Greenfield and Lamorne Morris, the ceremony will honor and celebrate the nation’s best young world-changers who ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/09/12Nation's Largest Group Purchasing Organization Honors OfficeMax with Supplier of the Year Award for Operational Excellence
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, has received three awards from Corporate United, the country's largest group purchasing organization, including the 2012 Supplier of the Year award for operational excellence. In announcing the Supplier of the Year award, Corporate United recognized OfficeMax for integrating the most effective operational processes to drive continuous improvement throug... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/07/12Office Depot Announces Second Quarter 2012 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 7, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending June 30, 2012. SECOND QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the second quarter of 2012 were approximately $2.5 billion, down 7% compared to the second quarter of 2011. On a constant currency basis, second quarter 2012 sales were down... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/03/12OfficeMax Honors Teachers During Back-to-School
Nationwide Store Events Benefit Teachers with Special Shopping Days, Educator Discounts, an In-Store Classroom Supply Drive, and a $1 Million Classroom Supply Pledge This Fall NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today it is expanding on its rich history of honoring educators with special back-to-school teacher shopping days featuring teacher-only discounts and shopping rewards, an... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/02/12OfficeMax Reports Second Quarter 2012 Financial Results
ACHIEVES YEAR-OVER-YEAR IMPROVEMENT IN OPERATING INCOME AND EPS - Reiterates 2012 Outlook on Operating Income Margin - Evaluating Options to Allocate Capital and Simplify Balance Sheet - Resumes Payment of Quarterly Cash Dividend at $0.02 per Share of Common Stock NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal second quarter ended June 30, 2012.  ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/01/12NASCAR® Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Join Forces to Give 3,000 Sackpacks to Kids in the Poconos
National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than 2.9 Million Kids Since 2001 ALLENTOWN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 1, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™, will join the Foundation to donate 3,000 new sackpacks to non-pr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/01/12OfficeMax and Old Navy Team Up to Provide Major Savings on Back-to-School Supplies and Apparel
Cross-Promotional Savings Help Families Stretch Their Back-to-School Shopping Dollars NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and Old Navy® (GPS) are teaming up to provide major savings, supplies and style for the back-to-school season. The national office products and services retailer and the national retail brand known for fun, fashion and value today announced an exciting cross-promotional campaign to deliver up to 25 percent savings on school ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/31/12TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: Office Depot ‘Hits the Books’ for Back-to-School with Expanded Ultrabook™ Assortment
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2012-- From folders and pencils, to backpacks and glue, the back-to-school season is full of must-haves for starting the year off on the right foot. But no school shopping list is complete without one of the most crucial products – a computer. Just in time for the busy back-to-school season, a wide assortment of Ultrabook™ devices from leading brands, including HP, ASUS, Samsung and Toshiba, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/30/12Office Depot Honored for Outstanding Product Quality and Service by David Weekley Homes
Seventh Consecutive Year as Coveted “Partners of Choice” Award Recipient BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 30, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today was recognized for its outstanding “Product Quality and Service” by David Weekley Homes, the nation’s third largest for-profit privately-held home builder. This is the seventh consecutive year that Office Depot has rec... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/26/12Office Depot Salutes Educators across the U.S. and Puerto Rico with Teacher Appreciation Week
Festivities Honor Star Teacher Members and Provide Discounts, Giveaways and Specials on Products and Services as well as Complimentary Breakfast BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 26, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will be hosting thousands of teachers at select retail stores across the U.S. and Puerto Rico as part of the Company’s signature Teacher Appreciation We... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/25/12OfficeMax Elects Sharon L. McCollam to Board of Directors
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that Sharon L. McCollam, recently retired Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer for Williams-Sonoma, Inc., has been elected to serve on the company's board of directors. With her election, the OfficeMax board now has nine members. "We are pleased to welcome Sharon to the OfficeMax board of directors," said... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/12LOCAL RETAIL STORE BRIEF: Office Depot Showcases Its Smaller, Greener Store in Portland
Downtown Store is First Smaller Format Office Depot Store in Pacific Northwest Office Depot is First Retailer to Offer Products with the New EcoSense™ Label for the Electronics Product Environmental Assessment Tool (EPEAT) PORTLAND, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2012-- As part of an ongoing effort to improve the customer shopping experience, Office Depot, a leading global provider of office supplies and services, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/12NASCAR® Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Donate 6,000 Sackpacks to Indianapolis-Area Kids
National Backpack Program Has Helped More Than 2.9 Million Kids since 2001 INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™, will join the Foundation to donate 6,000 new sackpacks to non-pro... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/24/12Office Depot’s “Depot Time” Campaign Shifts towards Teens with New Back-to-School Ads Featuring Nick Cannon
Ads Showcase “NCredible” Tech And Fashion Assortment Available At Office Depot For Back-To-School Shopping Season BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 24, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of school supplies, today revealed a new back-to-school advertising campaign featuring multi-faceted actor, comedian and host of America’s Got Talent, Nick Cannon. The campaign showcases Office Depot’s technology and... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/23/12Office Depot to Announce Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Tuesday, August 7, 2012
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 23, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will announce second quarter 2012 earnings for the fiscal period ending June 30, 2012 on Tuesday, August 7, 2012. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office Dep... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/18/12Nick Cannon Joins the Office Depot Foundation to Donate 10,000 Kid-Friendly Sackpacks to Los Angeles-Area Children
National Backpack Program Has Put Smiles on More Than 2.9 Million Faces since 2001 LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 18, 2012-- Award-winning actor, comedian and host of “America's Got Talent” Nick Cannon will join the Office Depot Foundation on Friday, July 20 to donate 10,000 colorful new sackpacks to deserving children served by non-profit organizations, schools and agencies in Greater Los Angeles. The Foundation, th... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/17/12Office Depot and Born This Way Foundation Connect with the Youth Market at Highly Anticipated Teen Award Show
Celebrities And Their Families Are Among First To Receive Office Depot Limited-Edition Lady Gaga Born This Way Foundation Products That Spread Messages Of Bravery BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 17, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) today announced that celebrities and their families will be among the first to receive limited-edition Lady Gaga Born This Way Foundation back-to-school products at the Backstage Creations Celebrity G... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/13/12Angry Birds, Superheroes, Bling and Animal Prints Among Top Must-Have Back-to-School Supplies at OfficeMax
OfficeMax Announces Hot School Supplies Students Want at Prices Mom Will Love NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- From Angry Birds® and superheroes to animal prints and bejeweled items, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today launched its back-to-school lineup filled with stylish trends students want, and big deals on a variety of essential school items that mom will love. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/11/12Office Depot Partners with Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation to Create a Braver, Kinder School Year
Office Depot to Donate At Least $1 Million to Support Born This Way Foundation BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 11, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) is proud to announce a partnership with Born This Way Foundation, a non-profit organization founded by Lady Gaga and her mother, Cynthia Germanotta, that is dedicated to empowering youth and inspiring bravery. The partnership, kicking off during the back-to-school season, wil... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/10/12Office Depot Recognized as an EPA ENERGY STAR Leader for 2012
Company is First Ever Retailer in the United States to be Recognized by the EPA for Lowering Portfolio-Wide Energy Consumption by Over 30 Percent; Facilities’ Carbon Footprint is 37 Percent Less in 2011 than 2004 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 10, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has been named to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/06/12OfficeMax to Hold Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss second quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended June 30, 2012 on Thursday, August 2, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.com.  Th... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/02/12Middle School Students Set Sights on Future Careers Through Office Depot Foundation ‘Dream Up’ Program
In Collaboration with USA TODAY Charitable Foundation and USA TODAY Education, Program Reaches Nearly 60,000 Kids Since 2009 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 2, 2012-- What do journalists, veterinarians, animators, fashion editors and pediatric occupational therapists have in common? The five latest Dream UP Career Exploration Program national essay contest winners want to join them in the workplace when they grow up! ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/25/12Office Depot Announces Partnership with Rubbermaid to Offer Industry-Leading Storage Assortment
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 25, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a new agreement with Rubbermaid®, a leader in developing innovative, high-quality solutions that help organize and maintain order. Through this new partnership, Rubbermaid storage products are now available at nationwide Office Depot retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/13/12Office Depot to Present at Jefferies 2012 Global Consumer Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 13, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it will present at the Jefferies 2012 Global Consumer Conference in Nantucket, MA on Tuesday, June 19, 2012. The Company will make a brief presentation and participate in a question and answer session beginning at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time (10:30 a.m. Central Time). To listen vi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/13/12OfficeMax Helps Business Customers Improve 'Green' Workplace Practices with New Delivery Box Reuse Program
Reusable Boomerang Box Delivery Program Helps Reduce Barriers to Workplace Recycling NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced a new delivery program that reuses and recycles boxes it uses for deliveries to business customers. The new program – Boomerang Box™ by OfficeMax – is projected to reduce box consumption by 80 percent among participating businesses. Boomerang Box by Of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/11/12PRODUCT BRIEF: Office Depot Rocks into Summer with the Launch of Monster® Headphones
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun. 11, 2012-- Kick-start your summer on the right note with a full line of Monster headphones, including NCredible by Nick Cannon and iSport headphones, now available at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com. From the recording studio to the streets, Monster’s wide range of headphones fits any lifestyle – from the rising hip-hop star, to the ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/21/12TECHNOLOGY BRIEF: “Excitement” Hits Office Depot Shelves with New Toshiba Tablet
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 21, 2012-- Smart, speedy and durable, the Toshiba Excite 10 is built to do more than the average tablet. Enhance your tablet experience by syncing and sharing between your favorite devices, with a full SD card slot and built-in micro USB and HDMI ports. The 16GB Toshiba Excite 10 is currently available for $449.99 online at www.officedepot.com and at nationwide Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) retail sto... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/17/12OfficeMax to Participate in the Citi 2012 Global Consumer Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it is scheduled to participate in the Citi 2012 Global Consumer Conference. The company's participation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 23, 2012 in New York City at 10:45 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (9:45 a.m. Central Daylight Time).  A live webcast can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at http... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/16/12Office Depot Proud to Sponsor 2012 National Small Business Week
Company Hosts Panel on Ways Small Businesses Can “Win Big with Large Companies” BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 16, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will once again sponsor National Small Business Week, which takes place May 20-26 in Washington, D.C. As part of National Small Business Week, Office Depot will host a free panel discussion on ways small busine... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/15/12Office Depot Partners with the U.S. Army to Recruit Veterans
Company Signs Agreement with the U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) Program to Aid Soldiers in Securing Jobs after Military Service BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 15, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company has finalized an agreement with the U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) Program. The unique program will prov... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/14/12Office Depot Kicks off an “NCredible” Summer by Teaming up with Nick Cannon’s NCredible Brand and Monster to Support the 2012 Take Action Event in Los Angeles
Office Depot Foundation Pledges to Donate Up to 4,000 Sackpacks Containing School Supplies to Los Angeles Unified School District as Part of Take Action Leadership Campaign Event BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May. 14, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) is teaming with Monster and Nick Cannon, and has signed on as an official sponsor of the 2012 Take Action Leadership Campaign event scheduled to take place on May 19 at Paramount Pictures ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/08/12OfficeMax Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
PDF Total Sales and Adjusted Operating Income Higher Versus Prior Year Period NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal first quarter ended March 31, 2012. Consolidated Results Reported Results Total sales were $1,872.9 million in the first quarter of 2012, an increase of 0.5% from the first quarter of 2011. For the first quarter of 2012, OfficeMax ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/01/12Office Depot Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending March 31, 2012. FIRST QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the first quarter of 2012 were approximately $2.9 billion, down 3% compared to the first quarter of 2011. The Company reported net earnings, after preferred stock dividends, of ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/17/12Office Depot Executive Honored with Enterprising Women Legacy Award
Monica Luechtefeld, Executive Vice President of E-Commerce, Europe for Office Depot, Recognized at Tenth Annual Enterprising Women of the Year Awards Celebration BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 17, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced that Monica Luechtefeld, Executive Vice President of E-Commerce, Europe for Office Depot, was honore... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/16/12Office Depot to Announce First Quarter 2012 Earnings Tuesday, May 1, 2012
BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 16, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, will announce first quarter 2012 earnings for the fiscal period ending March 31, 2012 on Tuesday, May 1, 2012. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/10/12OfficeMax to Hold First Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss first quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended March 31, 2012 on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.com.  The w... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/10/12Office Depot Joins Supplier Connection
Company Becomes Member of Consortium Aimed at Bolstering the U.S. Economy Through Supply Chain Initiatives BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 10, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced it has joined Supplier Connection, a group of 15 large businesses committed to driving small business growth by simplifying access to their glo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/30/12A Photo of Three-time and Reigning NASCAR® Champion Tony Stewart Participating in the Office Depot Inside Sales Organization Facility Grand Opening in Austin, Texas is Available on Business Wire’s Website and AP PhotoExpress
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 30, 2012-- Office Depot celebrates the opening of its new Inside Sales Organization facility in Austin, Texas which brings 200 new jobs to the area to serve small- and medium-sized business customers in the U.S. Three-time and reigning NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series™ champion, Tony Stewart, participated in the ribbon-cutting ceremony. Pictured L-R: (front row) Phil Rocha, Domestic Expansion and Recruitment, Office of t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/29/12Office Depot Selects Small Business Makeover Finalists
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 29, 2012-- It seems like we could all use someone to come to our rescue every once in a while. Luckily for three small businesses, Office Depot is here for them in their time of need as they have been chosen as the finalists of the nationwide Small Business Makeover contest. Small businesses entered the contest by submitting, in 100 words or less, why their small business is in need of a makeover... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/28/12Office Depot Opens New inside Sales Organization Facility in Austin, Texas
New Organization Creates 200 Jobs in Austin BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 28, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced the grand opening of its new Inside Sales Organization facility in Austin, Texas. The new sales organization will bring 200 jobs to the Austin area and focuses on serving small- and medium-sized business (S... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/26/12Office Depot to Celebrate Grand Re-Opening of 13 Stores in Houston, Texas, with Special Appearance by NASCAR® Star Tony Stewart
Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony to Feature Chamber of Commerce Representatives, Dignitaries and Donations by the Office Depot Foundation to Local Non-Profit Organizations HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced a ribbon-cutting celebration to commemorate its 13 newly remodeled stores in the Houston area. T... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/19/12Office Depot Wins Multiple Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer ServiceSM
Office Depot Presented with Gold and Silver Stevie® Awards in Five Different Categories in the Sixth Annual International Competition BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 19, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced that it has won a Gold Stevie® Award and four Silver Stevie® Awards in the sixth annual Stevie Awards for Sales &... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/15/12OfficeMax Names Ronald Lalla Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer
NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today that Ronald Lalla has been named EVP, chief merchandising officer, effective Monday, March 19. He will serve as a member of the OfficeMax executive committee and will have responsibility for all aspects of enterprise-wide merchandising for OfficeMax, including category management, strategic product planning, global sourcing, private label... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/15/12OfficeMax Named Among World's Most Ethical Companies
Leading Ethics Think-Tank Gives OfficeMax Two Ethics Honors for Demonstrated Leadership in Ethical Business Practices NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today was named one of 2012's World's Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute, a leading international think-tank dedicated to the creation, advancement and sharing of best practices in business ethics, corporate social respons... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/15/12Office Depot Provides Free Copies of 2011 Tax Returns and Shredding of Confidential Documents
Copy & Print Depot Helps Customers Survive Tax Season with Free Copies and Shredding Promotion BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 15, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, is offering customers 25 black and white, single side copies, and up to five pounds of shredding, free of charge, just in time for the busy tax season. Beginni... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/14/12Office Depot Announces Closing of $250 Million Senior Secured Notes Offering and Early Settlement of Tender Offer
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 14, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, announced today that it has closed an offering of $250 million of 9.75% senior secured notes due 2019 (the “Notes”). The net proceeds from the sale of the Notes, together with cash on hand, will be used to fund (or replenish cash that has been used to fund) the tender offer for Office ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/14/12OfficeMax and Adopt-A-Classroom Launch "Help Henryville"
Campaign Matches Donations to Help Local School Destroyed by Tornado NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the tornado that hit Henryville, Ind., on March 2, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), and Adopt-A-Classroom today announced a campaign to help Henryville Elementary School "get back to the business of learning." OfficeMax launched "Help Henryville" with an immediate $10,000 donation, which the nonprofit organization Adopt-A-Classroom is channeling directly to... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/14/12Office Depot Expands Tablet Assortment with Availability of the Lenovo® IdeaPad® Tablet A1 For Under $200
Compact, Android-Based Tablet Delivers On-The-Go Entertainment at an Affordable Price Point BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 14, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced availability of the Lenovo® IdeaPad® Tablet A1 for $199.99. The new Lenovo tablet is currently available nationwide at Office Depot retail locations and ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/12/12Office Depot Announces Early Settlement Date and Expected Satisfaction of the Financing Condition on Its Previously Announced Tender Offer of the 6.25% Senior Notes Due 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 12, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, announced today the early settlement of its tender offer for its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase up to $250,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2013 (the "Notes") pursuant to its offer to purchase dated February 1... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/09/12Office Depot Prices $250 Million of Senior Secured Notes Due 2019
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 9, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, announced today that it has priced an offering of $250 million of 9.75% senior secured notes due 2019 (the “Notes”) at an issue price of 100% of the aggregate principal amount of the Notes. The net proceeds from the sale of the Notes, together with cash on hand and borrowings under the s... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/08/12Office Depot Announces “Pen Insurance” Promotion for the “World’s Most Stolen Pen™”
Facebook Promotion Invites Customers to Submit “Insurance Claims” for “Stolen” Pens BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 8, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps businesses save time, today announced a new “Pen Insurance” Facebook promotion around the launch of the Paper Mate® InkJoy® pen line. Office Depot Facebook followers are invited to visit the Paper Mate I... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/07/12OfficeMax to Present at UBS Global Consumer Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it is scheduled to present at the UBS Global Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, March 14, 2012 in Boston at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time.  A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at http://investor.officemax.com.  The webcast will be archived an... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/06/12Office Depot Announces $250 Million Senior Secured Notes Offering
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 6, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, announced today that it plans to conduct a private offering (the “Offering”), subject to market and other conditions, of $250 million of senior secured notes due 2019 (the “Notes”). The net proceeds from the sale of the Notes, together with cash on hand and borrowings under the senior se... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/06/12Office Depot Announces Results as of Early Tender Date in Offer to Purchase 6.25% Senior Notes Due 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 6, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, announced today the results as of the Early Tender Date (5:00 p.m., New York City time, on March 2, 2012) in respect of its previously announced cash tender offer (the "Offer") to purchase up to $250,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2013 (the "... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/05/12OfficeMax Names John Kenning Executive Vice President and President of Contract
NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that John Kenning has been appointed as executive vice president and president of the Contract business, effective April 2, 2012. Mr. Kenning will report directly to Ravi Saligram, president and CEO of OfficeMax. "John's extensive knowledge of managing business-to-business enterprises will add significant value to OfficeMax. We are eage... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/01/12Office Depot Named "Top 50 Company for Executive Women" by National Association for Female Executives
Office Depot Named to List for Eighth Consecutive Year BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 01, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced that it was named to the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) 2012 Top 50 Companies for Executive Women list for the eighth year in a row. The list recognizes American companies that have moved women into top executive positions and created a cult... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/29/12Office Depot Distribution Center Awarded LEED for Commercial Interiors Certification
Newville, Pa., Facility Earns Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for Displaying Environmentally Sustainable Features and Operations BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 29, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced that its 600,000 square-foot distribution center located in Newville, Pa., received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Commercial Interiors (CI) ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/28/12Office Depot Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 28, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, today announced results for the fiscal quarter and full year ending December 31, 2011. FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the fourth quarter of 2011 were approximately $3.0 billion, essentially flat compared to the fourth quarter of 2010. Excluding sales related to dispositions and a deconsolidation in the f... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/27/12Office Depot Recognized as One of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises
Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) Honors Office Depot for Tenth Year BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 27, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company was named to the 2011 list of America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises by Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). The ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/23/12Office Depot Announces Availability of Barnes & Noble NOOK Tablet™ and NOOK Simple Touch™
Device Assortment Includes NOOK Tablet – 8GB, the Newest Addition to the Popular NOOK Tablet Line BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 23, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the leading retailer of content, digital media and educational products, today announced the availability of Barnes & Noble’s award-win... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/23/12OfficeMax Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2011.  Total sales were $1,835.8 million in the fourth quarter of 2011, an increase of 3.9% from the fourth quarter of 2010, while total sales for the full year 2011 decreased 0.4% to $7,121.2 million compared to the full year 2010.  For the fourth quarter of 2011, O... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/21/12Office Depot to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2011 Earnings Tuesday, February 28, 2012
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 21, 2012-- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, will announce fourth quarter and full-year 2011 earnings for the fiscal period ending December 31, 2011 on Tuesday, February 28, 2012. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/17/12OfficeMax Announces Annual Shareholders Meeting Date
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it intends to hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 2:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time on Monday, April 30, 2012 at the Hotel Arista at City Gate Centre, 2139 City Gate Lane, Naperville, Illinois.  Shareholders of record on March 5, 2012 will be eligible to vote at the annual stockholders meeting.  About Offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/17/12Office Depot Announces Cash Tender Offer for Its 6.25% Senior Notes Due 2013
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 17, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services that helps customers save time, announced today that it has commenced a cash tender offer to purchase up to $250.0 million aggregate principal amount (referred to below as the “tender cap”) of its outstanding 6.25% Senior Notes due 2013 (referred to below as the “notes”). The tender offer is being made pursuant to an ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/15/12Office Depot Announces Availability of Exclusive Line of ‘See Jane Work™’ Desk Accessories
Collection Showcases Contemporary Fashion Prints Geared Toward Female Professionals BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the new collection of See Jane Work™ desk accessories throughout the Company’s retail stores and online at www.officedepot.com. The See Jane Work collection at O... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/07/12Office Depot Named as Finalist in Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service
Office Depot Recognized in Five Different Categories in the Sixth Annual International Competition BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the sixth annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service. The international competition recognizes excellence in ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/01/12Office Depot and Financial Expert Jean Chatzky Partner to Makeover Small Businesses
Office Depot's "Small Business Makeover" Contest will Provide Three Small Businesses with a Financial Makeover by Jean Chatzky and $2,500 in Products from Office Depot BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, has partnered with financial expert Jean Chatzky to offer tips to revitalize small businesses. Additionally, as part of the Small Business Makeover contest, three small businesses will receive a ma... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/31/12Office Depot Releases 2011 Corporate Citizenship Report
Report Summarizes Company's Global Commitment to Community, Diversity, Environmental Sustainability and Ethics BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 31, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the release of its 2011 Corporate Citizenship Report. The report, which highlights the Company's commitment to business, ethics, diversity, environmental ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/30/12Office Depot Introduces the "World's Most Stolen Pen(TM)"
Paper Mate(R) InkJoy(TM) Pen Line Brings Joy Back To Writing BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 30, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced availability of the Paper Mate(R) InkJoy(TM) pen line at nationwide Office Depot retail locations and online at www.officedepot.com. The new InkJoy line features a revolutionary ink system that delivers an e... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/30/12Office Depot Introduces the “World’s Most Stolen Pen™”
Paper Mate® InkJoy™ Pen Line Brings Joy Back To Writing BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 30, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced availability of the Paper Mate® InkJoy™ pen line at nationwide Office Depot retail locations and online at www.officedepot.com. The new InkJoy line features a revolutionary ink system that delivers an ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/26/12Financial Expert Jean Chatzky and Office Depot Partner to Makeover Small Businesses
Office Depot’s “Small Business Makeover” Contest will Provide Three Small Businesses with a Financial Makeover by Jean Chatzky and $2,500 in Products from Office Depot BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 26, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, has partnered with financial expert Jean Chatzky to offer tips to revitalize small businesses. Additionally, as part of the Small ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/26/12OfficeMax to Hold Fourth Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss fourth quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended December 31, 2011 on Thursday, February 23, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time).  The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/25/12Office Depot Participates in the National Retail Federation's 101st Annual "Big Show"
Yalmaz Siddiqui, Senior Director of Environmental Strategy for Office Depot, Shares Expertise on "Global Environmental & Sustainability Trends" BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 25, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, participated in the National Retail Federation's (NRF) 101st Annual Retail's BIG Show, which took place January 15 - 18, 2012, in New York City. Yalmaz... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/25/12Office Depot Participates in the National Retail Federation’s 101st Annual “Big Show”
Yalmaz Siddiqui, Senior Director of Environmental Strategy for Office Depot, Shares Expertise on “Global Environmental & Sustainability Trends” BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 25, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, participated in the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) 101st Annual Retail’s BIG Show, which took place January 15 – 18, 2012, in New York... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/24/12Office Depot Named One of the Top Organizations for Multicultural Business Opportunities
Office Depot Ranked #4 on the DiversityBusiness.com Annual List; Up Two Spots from 2011 BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has been recognized by DiversityBusiness.com, the nation's leading multicultural business-to-business website, as one of the “Top 50 Organizations for Mu... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/23/12Office Depot, MeadWestvaco Consumer & Office Products and Financial Expert Jean Chatzky Team up to Help Customers Organize and Manage Their Finances
Exclusive Line of Jean Chatzky Products Features Simple-to-Use Financial Solutions with Contemporary Designs BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 23, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Jean Chatzky’s line of financial organization products, developed by MeadWestvaco Consumer & Office Products, exclusively are available at Office Depot retail locations ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/19/12Office Depot Celebrates Grand Opening of Hoboken Store with Celebrity Baker Buddy Valastro on January 21 at 10 a.m.
Customers Can Have Their Cake and Eat it Too with a Special Appearance and Autograph Session Featuring the Owner of the World Famous Carlo’s Bakery HOBOKEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the grand opening celebration of its new small format store in Hoboken, N.J., at 59 Washington St. (Washington ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/19/12Office Depot Kicks off the New Year by Helping Customers "Do More Business for Less"
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is helping small businesses start the year off right by enabling them to save time and do more business for less. Demonstrating an understanding of the pressures small business owners face in running and growing their businesses profitably, Office Depot has a host of different solutions that help s... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/19/12Office Depot Kicks off the New Year by Helping Customers “Do More Business for Less”
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 19, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is helping small businesses start the year off right by enabling them to save time and do more business for less. Demonstrating an understanding of the pressures small business owners face in running and growing their businesses profitably, Office Depot has a host of different s... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/18/12Office Depot Small Business Index Finds Organization is a Big Challenge
Seventy-Five Percent of Small Businesses Wish Their Workspace Was More Organized BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 18, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced findings from the Company’s Small Business Index, which revealed that small businesses (SMBs) see organization as a big task – and not always one that they have conquered. According to the survey, fi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/17/12Office Depot Private Brand Shredder Named a Consumers Digest “Best Buy”
Ativa® MD1200 Desktop Shredder Delivers Security, Efficiency, and Value BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 17, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that its Ativa® MD1200 12-Sheet Cross-Cut Desktop Shredder has been named a Consumers Digest “Best Buy” in the shredder category, in the magazine’s February issue. The Ativa MD1... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/12/12Office Depot Introduces “Software Your Way” with Electronic Software Downloads in Time for Tax Season
Wide Portfolio of Software Solutions Available for Download and Instant Use Including Top Tax Programs BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 12, 2012-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today introduced the “Software Your Way” approach to software purchasing with the availability of Electronic Software Download (ESD) options on www.officedepot.com. The ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/21/11Office Depot Helps Last-Minute Shoppers Fulfill Their Wish Lists with the Hottest Gifts of the Season
From The Esteemed Business Partner To The Long-Lost Family Friend, Office Depot’s Gift Assortment Meets The Needs of Everyone On This Year’s Holiday List BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 21, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is helping last-minute holiday shoppers with a variety of gifts perfect for everyone from bosses to clients and coworke... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/20/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Feature-Rich ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime
The World’s First Tablet With The NVIDIA® Tegra® 3 Quad-Core Processor Delivers an Optimum User Experience For Computing On-The-Go BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced availability of the ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime. The revolutionary tablet is currently available for purchase in time for the hol... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/16/11OfficeMax Delivers "Last-Minute" Holiday Shopping Sale Featuring Dazzling Deals on Technology Gifts
Seven-Day Deals Event Starts Dec. 18 NAPERVILLE, Ill., Dec. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced a "last-minute" savings event that will offer holiday shoppers significant savings on technology and custom gifts. The seven-day Dazzling Daily Deals event will run Dec. 18 through Dec. 24. "Many of our shoppers are still looking to finalize their gifts for the holidays, so we decid... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/15/11Office Depot Earns Perfect Score in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index
Office Depot is One of Only 14 Retailers to Earn a 100 Percent Rating BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company earned a 100 percent score in the 2012 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) issued by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The ranking recognizes Office Depot as one of HRC's Best Places ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/15/11Office Depot Earns Perfect Score in the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index
Office Depot is One of Only 14 Retailers to Earn a 100 Percent Rating BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 15, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company earned a 100 percent score in the 2012 Corporate Equality Index (CEI) issued by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation (HRC). The ranking recognizes Office Depot as one of HRC’s ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/12/11Twenty-Five Organizations Receive Office Depot Award for Leadership in Greener Purchasing
JPMorgan Chase, Facebook, City of Portland, State of Washington, Department of Veterans Affairs and 20 Others Selected from Over 7,500 Organizations Evaluated BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 12, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that 25 organizations from across the U.S. were recognized by the Company for Leadership in Greener ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/08/11Office Depot Foundation Dream up Essay Contest Winners Set Sights on Remarkably Diverse Future 'Dream Jobs'
Program Offered to Nearly 60,000 Middle School Students In Two Years in Collaboration with USA TODAY Education BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Ask a group of middle school students what they'd like to be when they grow up, and the answers might surprise you. How about a fighter pilot, a chemist or an automobile designer? These careers, along with teaching and broadcasting, were the "Dream Jobs" chosen by the five latest national essay co... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/08/11Office Depot Foundation Dream up Essay Contest Winners Set Sights on Remarkably Diverse Future ‘Dream Jobs’
Program Offered to Nearly 60,000 Middle School Students In Two Years in Collaboration with USA TODAY Education BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 8, 2011-- Ask a group of middle school students what they’d like to be when they grow up, and the answers might surprise you. How about a fighter pilot, a chemist or an automobile designer? These careers, along with teaching and broadcasting, were the “Dream Jobs” chosen ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/05/11Office Depot Associate Recognized as Supplier Diversity Advocate of the Year
Frantz Tiffeau, Senior Manager of Supply Chain Diversity for Office Depot, Receives Prestigious Award at the National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce National Dinner BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Frantz Tiffeau, Senior Manager of Supply Chain Diversity for Office Depot was presented with the 2... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/30/11Office Depot is Helping Customers "Give More Joy and Spend Even Less" This Holiday Season
Office Depot Will Offer the Season’s Best Gifts at Even Better Prices BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 30, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is gearing up to offer customers the most anticipated gifts at great prices this holiday season. Whether customers are looking to get their hands on the Kindle Fire, a hot Android tablet, or save on technology bundles, Office Depot is a one-... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/29/11ElfYourself.com is Back!
The Most Loved Viral Holiday Website in History Adds New Funk Video Featuring Singing and Dancing Elves NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The most loved viral holiday website in history is back! OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology products and services, has brought back its free holiday eGreeting site, ElfYourself.com. Powered by JibJab.com, the leader in personalized online entertainment, ElfYourself.com allows... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/16/11OfficeMax to Announce Long-Term Strategy at Investor Day
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today will announce its long-term strategy at the company's Investor Day being held in New York City.   During the event, senior management is expected to provide an overview of the company's long-term growth strategy as well as details of the actions management has taken, and continues to take, to deliver sustainable, profitable growth.  Additio... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/16/11Office Depot Store Named Top Retailer in EPA's ENERGY STAR National Building Competition
Office Depot Stores in Plano, TX; Raleigh, NC; and Tallahassee, FL Hold Top Three Positions in the Retail Category, and Plano and Raleigh are the only Retail Buildings in the Top 10 Overall BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Office Depot stores in Plano, TX; Raleigh, NC; and Tallahassee, FL w... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/16/11OfficeMax Announces Mobile Products and Assisted Sale Pilot with RadioShack
Selected OfficeMax Stores to Test RadioShack Mobile Offering to Drive Traffic and Maximize Selling Space NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced a strategic pilot with RadioShack Corp. (NYSE: RSH), a leading national retailer of innovative mobile technology products and services, as well as products related to personal and home technology and power supply needs. Under this agre... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/15/11Office Depot to Help Ring in the Holiday Season with Black Friday Steals, Deals and Bundles
Black Friday Specials and Doorbusters Available Nationwide; Stores Open at 6 a.m. on November 25th BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 15, 2011-- Shoppers, start your engines! This Black Friday, Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is poised to be a shopping hot spot to kick off the 2011 Holiday shopping season. Black Friday deals begin online on Thanksgiving Day, November 24, on www.o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/14/11OfficeMax Launches Preview of Black Friday Ad on OfficeMax.com
More than 150 Holiday Gifts for Less Including eReaders, Tablets, Laptops, Digital Cameras and Printers NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated has released its Black Friday circular at OfficeMax.com/holiday, providing a preview of more than 150 hot deals on holiday gifts for less. OfficeMax's Black Friday circular features significant savings on a variety of holiday gifts, including must-have technology items and great deals to outfit the office. Examples o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/14/11Office Depot Names Steve Schmidt President of International
Will Oversee Global Business with Customers in 56 Countries Outside of North America BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 14, 2011-- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Steve Schmidt has been named President, International. Schmidt, who previously served as Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy and New Business Development, wi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/10/11HP TouchPad Tablets Re-Emerge at Office Depot to Help Customers Fulfill Their Holiday Wish Lists
Customers Can Buy a 32GB HP TouchPad for $149.99 With Purchase of any HP PC Starting November 25 BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced plans to bring back the HP TouchPad tablet as part of a bundle purchase at nationwide Office Depot retail store locations starting on Black Friday. The 32 GB HP TouchPad will be ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/10/11OfficeMax Delivers Black Friday Deals Early & Often This Holiday Season
Hot Black Friday Caliber Deals Unveiled Each Friday for Six Weeks Starting Mid-November, And Main Black Friday Sale Starts Thanksgiving at OfficeMax.com NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Black Friday no longer corners the market as the only day for great prices on holiday gifts. OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, is helping holiday shoppers to get Black Friday deals early, including hot deals each Friday throughou... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/09/11OfficeMax to Carry Amazon's New Kindle Family, Including All-New Kindle Fire
OfficeMax Adds New Kindle, Kindle Touch, Kindle Touch 3G and Kindle Fire to Existing Amazon Product Line NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMaxIncorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, is pleased to offer Amazon'snewest Kindles in its stores nationwide. New products joining the Kindles already sold at OfficeMax stores include the $79 Kindle, which is now available in stores, and the Kindle Fire for $199, which will be availabl... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/07/11Office Depot Announces Availability of HP Officejet Pro e-All-in-One Series Printers
New HP Officejet Pro 8600 Series Delivers the Functionality of High Performance Laser Printers at an Affordable Price Point BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the HP Officejet Pro 8600, Officejet Pro 8600 Plus and Officejet Pro 8600 Premium e-All-in-One printers. The new models are current... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/04/11OfficeMax Announces Departure of Chief Merchandising Officer
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that Ryan Vero, executive vice president and chief merchandising officer, will be leaving the company effective December 2, 2011. Michael Lewis, executive vice president and president of retail, will continue to provide oversight to the marketing and merchandising teams. "Since joining OfficeMax in 1994, Ryan has made many contr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/04/11NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart and Office Depot to Auction Race-Worn Firesuit and Helmet to Fans for Charity
Auction Items Will Include Special Back-To-School Firesuit and Helmet Worn by Stewart at Kentucky Speedway; Proceeds to Benefit the Office Depot Foundation BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it is teaming up with Tony Stewart, a two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) champion and driver of the No. 14 Offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/02/11OfficeMax Announces Management Changes
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that it has appointed Jim Barr as executive vice president and chief digital officer, effective November 14, 2011. Mr. Barr will report to Ravi Saligram, president and CEO of OfficeMax, and will be responsible for all aspects of the company's e-commerce business and for driving its multi-channel digital strategy. Mr. Barr has be... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/01/11Office Depot Stands by Own Brand Products with 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a new quality guarantee for Office Depot(R) Brand products as part of the Company's "A Brand You Can Trust" promise. At Office Depot, we have always stood by our brand and our ability to provide quality products to our customers at the best value. With "A Brand You ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/28/11Office Depot Releases Third Annual Catalog Dedicated to Products from Historically Underutilized Businesses
New Catalog Highlights Over 1,600 Products Offered by Certified Minority, Women, Disabled, and Veteran-Owned Businesses; Represents 23% Growth in Featured Vendors Compared to 2010 Catalog BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the release of the Company's third annual Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) catalog, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/27/11Office Depot Announces Collaboration with Microsoft to Provide Digital Print Solutions Through the Bing Business Portal
New Service Enables Small Business Customers To Create Custom Marketing Materials Directly From Bing BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot(NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a collaboration with Microsoft Corp. to become a provider of digital print solutions through the Bing Business Portal. The service is currently available at www.bing.com/businessporta... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/27/11OfficeMax Reports Third Quarter 2011 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced the results for its fiscal third quarter ended September 24, 2011. Total sales were $1,774.8 million in the third quarter of 2011, a decrease of 2.1% from the third quarter of 2010. For the third quarter of 2011, OfficeMax reported net income available to OfficeMax common shareholders of $21.5 million, or $0.25 per diluted share, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/26/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Innovative DYMO(R) Plug and Play Label Maker
New LabelManager(R) PnP Allows Customers to Print Custom Labels without the Need for Software BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the DYMO(R) LabelManager(R) PnP for $59.99 at select retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com. The new label maker enables customers to plug the ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/25/11Office Depot Announces Third Quarter 2011 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending September 24, 2011. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the third quarter of 2011 were $2.8 billion, a 2% decrease compared to the third quarter of 2010. Excluding sales related to dispositions and deconsolidation in the fourth quar... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/24/11Office Depot Named America's Greenest Retailer by Newsweek Magazine for the Second Year
Company is the Only Retailer in the Top 10 BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has been recognized in Newsweek magazine'sannual Green Rankings, as the greenest large retailer in America for the second year in a row. Office Depot not only achieved the highest aggregate green score in the U.S. retail indust... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/24/11Office Depot and Century Payments to Launch Office Depot Merchant Services
New Electronic Payment Processing Solution Makes It Simple For Small Businesses To Start and Grow Their Business BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 24, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot(NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the launch of Office Depot Merchant Services, an electronic payment processing service for small and medium-sized businesses. In partnership with Century Payments, O... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/24/11OfficeMax Announces 2011 Investor Day
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it will hold an Investor Day for analysts and institutional investors on Wednesday, November 16, 2011, in New York City beginning at 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. President and CEO Ravi Saligram will present the company's strategic direction, supported by key members of his senior management team. OfficeMax will be hosting a simultan... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/21/11Office Depot's Global Headquarters Earns EPA's Energy Star(R) Certification for Superior Energy Efficiency
Facility Performs in the Top 25 Percent of Similar Buildings Nationwide for Energy Efficiency BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the company's global headquarters, located in Boca Raton, Fla., has earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) ENERGY STAR certification. The certification signif... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/20/11Office Depot Launches New Android(TM) Business-to-Business Mobile Procurement Application
Mobile App Provides Small and Large Business Customers With Account Access To Help Simplify The Procurement Process BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the release of a new Android(TM) app designed specifically for Office Depot business account customers. The Office Depot Business Solutions mobile applicationis now available for free download on th... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/19/11OfficeMax Elects V. James Marino to Board of Directors
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, announced today that V. James Marino has been elected to serve on the company's board of directors. "We are delighted to welcome Jim to the Board of OfficeMax," said Rakesh Gangwal, Chairman of OfficeMax. "He brings significant expertise, insight and years of experience as a successful business leader, and we will benefit from having his persp... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/19/11Office Depot to Offer Kindle Fire in Time for the Holiday Season
New Kindle Fire Offers Seamless Access to Movies, TV Shows, Music, Magazines, Apps, Games, Books and More - Plus the Revolutionary Amazon Silk Web Browser BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced plans to offer Amazon's Kindle Fire for $199 at nationwide retail store locations in time for the start of the 2011Holid... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/18/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Revolutionary ASUS Ultrabooks(TM)
New Line of Lightweight PCs Delivers Speed, Style, Portability and Efficiency BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the ASUS Zenbook UX21 and UX31 Ultrabook PCs starting at $999.99 online at www.officedepot.com. Weighing just 2.4 pounds, the new ASUS Zenbooks deliver record-breaking star... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/14/11OfficeMax Announces $650 Million Credit Facility
Agreement Consolidates and Extends Existing U.S. and Canadian Credit Agreements NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has entered into a $650 million secured revolving credit facility with a term expiring in October 2016. This credit facility amends the existing $700 million U.S. and C$60 million Canadian credit facilities, which were scheduled to expire in July 2... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/13/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Epson Workforce(R) Pro Line of Business-Class Printing Solutions
Epson WorkForce(R) Pro Series Delivers World's Fastest Print Speeds and Up to 50 Percent Savings on Ink Compared to Color Laser Printers BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the Epson WorkForce(R) Pro WP-4540 and WorkForce(R) Pro WP-4530 all-in-one printers. Both models are currently availab... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/11/11Office Depot Stores Hold Top Three Spots for Retail Energy Efficiency Gains at Midpoint of EPA's ENERGY STAR National Building Competition
Office Depot Stores in Plano, TX; Raleigh, NC; and Tallahassee, FL Hold Top Three Positions in the Retail Category BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today reported that Office Depot stores hold the top three spots for retail energy efficiency gains at the midpoint of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ENERGY STAR Nati... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/04/11OfficeMax and Store Customers Donate $1.7 Million in School Supplies Through 'A Day Made Better'
OfficeMax Surprises 1,000 Teachers with $1 million in Much-Needed Classroom Supplies; Customers Rally to Provide Additional Support to Schools in Their Communities NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) and its retail customers together donated more than $1.7 million today in classroom supplies to teachers nationwide through OfficeMax's annual A Day Made Betterclassroom surprise events, which help provide economic relief and encourage nati... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/04/11Office Depot to Announce Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Tuesday, October 25, 2011
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will announce third quarter 2011 earnings for the fiscal period ending September 24, 2011 on Tuesday, October 25, 2011. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/03/11OfficeMax Teams Up with Google Wallet to Provide Customers with Faster, Easier Shopping Experience Using Their Smart Phones
At More Than 100 OfficeMax Stores Customers Can Use Google Wallet to Pay, Redeem Coupons, and Use Their MaxPerks Rewards Membership with a Tap of Their Phones NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today launched new checkout terminals in more than 100 stores that harness Google Wallet to enable customers to pay, redeem coupons and reap the benefits of OfficeMax's MaxPerks® Rewards loy... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/29/11OfficeMax to Hold Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss third quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended September 24, 2011 on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/28/11A Photo of NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart Participating in a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at the Grand Opening Event for a New Office Depot Store in Austin, Texas is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
AUSTIN, Texas, Sep 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart (center), driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony during the grand opening event of a new Office Depot store in Austin, Texas on September 27. Stewart, shown here with children from the Austin YMBL Sunshine Camps (left), and Ginger VanDeventer (right), District Manager for Office Depot, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/26/11Office Depot Announces Departure of International Division President
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) announced that Charlie Brown, President, International Division, is leaving the organization effective today. "Charlie Brown was terminated for having an improper relationship with another associate," said Neil Austrian, Office Depot's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "The company has a zero tolerance policy in this regard. Our business leadership in Europe and Asia will now report to me, and Mike Newman, Execu... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/26/11Office Depot to Celebrate Grand Opening of Its New Store in Austin, Texas, with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Featuring NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart
Local Non-Profit Groups to Receive Donations from the Office Depot Foundation AUSTIN, Texas, Sep 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company will celebrate the grand opening of its new store located at 500 East Ben White Blvd. in Austin, Texas, on Tuesday, September 27. The event is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m. CDT. NASCAR® star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/22/11Office Depot Announces Exclusive Line of Thomasville Home Office Chairs
New Style@Work by Thomasville(R) Provides Comfort and Support; Ideal for Small- and Home-Based Businesses BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today launched a new line of exclusive office chairs from the Style@Work by Thomasville(R) collection. The Style@Work by Thomasville(R) collection provides customers with luxury home office chairs at an affordable price, and are cu... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/20/11Office Depot to Offer Amazon Kindle Nationwide
Amazon's Revolutionary Reading Device Available in All Office Depot Stores September 25 BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of Kindle, the bestselling product in the history of Amazon.com, for customers nationwide. Kindle will be available for purchase at Office Depot retail stores on September 25, 2011. Kindle is a reading device that w... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/19/11OfficeMax Encourages Communities to Join in Supporting Teachers with School Supplies Through 'A Day Made Better'
Fifth Anniversary of 'A Day Made Better' Will Surprise 1,000 Teachers Nationwide on October 4 with $1,000 in Much-Needed Classroom Supplies NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --To provide economic relief and encourage national support for teachers, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) will donate $1 million in classroom supplies to teachers nationwide through its annual A Day Made Betterteacher surprise events on Tuesday, October 4. This marks the fifth anniversary o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/14/11NASCAR(R) Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Donate 4,500 Sackpacks to Chicago-Area Kids
National Backpack Program on Track to Help More Than 2.5 Million Kids Since 2001 CHICAGO, Sep 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR(R) Sprint Cup Series(TM), will join the Foundation to donate 4,500 new sackpacks to non-profit organizations and schools in the... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/09/11A Photo of NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart Participating in a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at the Grand-Opening Event for a New Office Depot Store in Midlothian, VA is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
MIDLOTHIAN, Va., Sep 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart (right), driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony during the grand-opening event of a new Office Depot store in Midlothian, VA on September 8. Stewart, shown here with Daniel Gecker (left), Chesterfield County Supervisor, Midlothian District, and Todd Davis (center), Office Depot Store ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/07/11Office Depot to Celebrate Grand Opening of New Store in Midlothian, Va., with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Featuring NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart
Stewart Teams Up With the Office Depot Foundation to Donate 2,000 Sackpacks To Midlothian and Richmond-Area Kids in Need during Grand Opening Event MIDLOTHIAN, Va., Sep 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR Spr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/07/11Office Depot Provides Update on Back-to-School Season at the Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced as part of the presentation today at the Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference that the company will be providing an update on the 2011 Back-to-School season performance and North American Retail results quarter-to-date through August. Kevin Peters, P... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/07/11OfficeMax Updates Third Quarter and Second Half 2011 Guidance
OFFICEMAX TO PRESENT TODAY AT GOLDMAN SACHS ANNUAL GLOBAL RETAILING CONFERENCE NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that, as part of its presentation today at the Goldman Sachs Annual Global Retailing Conference, it plans to update its outlook for the third quarter and second half of 2011. Ravi Saligram, President and CEO of OfficeMax, said, "Against the backdrop of difficult macroeconomic conditions, we are experie... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/06/11HuckleBerry Pets Crowned 2011 'Official Small Business of NASCAR(R), Courtesy of Office Depot' Today at Atlanta Motor Speedway
With Help From NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart, Female Small Business Owner From Daytona Beach, Fla., Wins Sweepstakes BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is pleased to announce that Kacie Howard, owner of HuckleBerry Pets in Daytona Beach, Fla., has been named the winner of this year's "Official Small Business of NASCAR(R), Cour... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/01/11A Photo of NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart Participating in a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at the Grand Opening Event for a Newly Remodeled Office Depot Store in Roswell, GA is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
ROSWELL, Ga., Sep 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) (right), participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony during the grand-opening event of a newly remodeled Office Depot store in Roswell, GA on August 31. Stewart, shown here with Cheryl Crocker (left), Office Depot's Regional Vice President for the Eastern U.S., and Kevin Epperson (center), Of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/01/11Office Depot Opens First Caribbean Store under Franchise Agreement with Benmore International
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced today that it is now expanding its retail store presence in the Caribbean territory as part of its franchise agreement with Benmore International. Through its relationship with Benmore International, Office Depot initially launched a delivery business for customers at the end of last year. In August 2011, the ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/31/11OfficeMax to Present at Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 31, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax®Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced it is scheduled to present at the Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 7, 2011 in New York City at 10:45 a.m. Eastern Time. A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at http://investor.officemax.co... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/31/11Office Depot Announces Finalists in 'Official Small Business of NASCAR(R), Courtesy of Office Depot' Sweepstakes
NASCAR(R) Stars Tony Stewart And Greg Biffle Help Two Small Business Finalists Compete For The 'Official Small Business of NASCAR, Courtesy of Office Depot' Title And Chance To Win $1 Million This Weekend BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the two small businesses finalists who could take home $1 million in its an... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/30/11Office Depot to Celebrate Grand Opening of Newly Remodeled Store in Roswell, Georgia, with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Featuring NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart
Stewart Will Also Team up with the Office Depot Foundation to Donate 4,800 Sackpacks to Roswell-Area Kids in Need During Grand Re-Opening Event ROSWELL, Ga., Aug 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/29/11Office Depot and Iron Mountain Announce Secure Shredding Services Available at Nationwide Office Depot Retail Locations
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the expansion of its shredding and secure document archiving service program. Office Depot now offers three distinct options for secure shredding services designed to meet the growing security needs of businesses and consumers alike. In a new agreement with Iron Mountain I... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/26/11Office Depot to Present at the Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it will present at the Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City on Wednesday, September 7, 2011. The Company will make a brief presentation and participate in a question and answer session beginning at 1:50 p.m. Eastern Time (12:50 p.m. Cen... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/25/11Office Depot Foundation, Samaritan's Feet International Join Forces to Help 40,000 Children Succeed in School
Inaugural 'Back to Basics Initiative' Provides New Shoes and Sackpacks to Kids in the U.S. and Internationally BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --One sackpack and one pair of shoes at a time, the Office Depot Foundation and Samaritan's Feet International are bringing hope to 40,000 kids across the United States during back-to-school season. To launch this new partnership, the Foundation - the independent, non-profit charitable giving ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/23/11Office Depot Small Business Index Shows Small Businesses Have Increasingly Greater Concern about the U.S. Economy
Fifty-Percent of Small Businesses Plan to Make Changes to Business Strategies Over Next Six Months; Seventy-Nine Percent Do Not Plan to Add to Staff BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the results of its latest Small Business Index, which shows that small businesses have become even more concerned about the na... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/12/11OfficeMax Appoints New Leaders to Its Contract Organization
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --As part of its focus on building differentiated capabilities and expertise in its Contract organization, OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that it has appointed Mike MacDonald as executive vice president and president of the global Contract organization and Steve Mongeau as senior vice president of sales and growth initiatives, effective August 15, 2011. Mr. MacDonald will report to Ravi Saligram, president and CEO ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/11/11Office Depot among First Retailers to Launch New Android Powered Lenovo IdeaPad Tablet
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced availability of the Lenovo(R) IdeaPad(R) Tablet K1, a stylish new 10.1-inch tablet running Android(TM) 3.1 (Honeycomb). The IdeaPad Tablet K1 with Wi-Fi retails for $499.99 (32GB) and is now available for purchase at Office Depot retail store locations and online at www.officede... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/09/11OfficeMax Adds Lenovo Professional-Grade Computers
Lenovo ThinkPad and Lenovo-Branded PCs Satisfy Demanding Business Needs NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies, technology, and services announced that it is now offering Lenovo brand computers online at OfficeMax.com and in select retail store locations nationwide to serve the demanding computer needs for today's business user. "OfficeMax is excited to bring the performance and reliability of Lenovo compu... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/04/11OfficeMax Introduces Bestselling Kindle to Expanding Line of Tech Products
Amazon's innovative wireless reading device now at OfficeMax stores nationwide NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) a leader in office supplies, technology and services, today announced that Amazon's bestselling wireless reading device is now available at OfficeMax stores nationwide starting Sunday, August 7. "OfficeMax is thrilled to be working with Amazon to offer Kindle and its related accessories to our customers," said Ryan Ver... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/04/11Office Depot Launches New Business-to-Business Mobile Procurement Application for iPhone(R)
New Mobile App Helps to Simplify the Procurement Process for Small and Large Business Customers BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 04, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the release of a new iPhone(R) app designed specifically for Office Depot contract customers. The Office Depot Business Solutions mobile applicationis now available for free download on the iTunes App Store. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/03/11National Survey Finds All Americans Are Excited About Back-to-School Shopping
OfficeMax's Back-to-School 2011 survey explores consumers' mindset with annual shopping season NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX) a leader in office supplies, technology and services has released the results of the OfficeMax Back-to-School 2011 survey(1), which finds that even Americans without school ties are enthusiastic about back-to-school shopping. For many, back-to-school is synonymous with great bargains and an opportunity to sho... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/03/11Office Depot Small Business Index Shows That 64 Percent of Small Businesses Offer Summer Hours
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the results of its latest Office Depot Small Business Index, which took a deep dive into vacation plans and summer work hours for small business owners nationwide. Overall, based on the data, many small businesses are embracing flexible summer hours and vacation time. In fact, almo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/02/11Office Depot Launches Revolutionary New Way to Deliver Office Supplies
GreenerOffice Delivery Service Projected To Replace Five Million Cardboard Boxes With Paper Bags In Next 12 Months - Resulting In Major Environmental Benefits BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the launch of a revolutionary new program, the Office Depot GreenerOffice Delivery Service, through which customers ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/02/11OfficeMax Reports Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced the results for its fiscal second quarter ended June 25, 2011. Total sales were $1,647.6 million in the second quarter of 2011, a decrease of 0.3% from the second quarter of 2010. For the second quarter of 2011, OfficeMax reported a net loss available to OfficeMax common shareholders of $3.0 million, or $0.04 per diluted share. Ravi Saligram, President and CEO of OfficeMax, said, "... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/29/11Office Depot Recognized for Outstanding Product Quality and Service by David Weekley Homes
Marks The Sixth Consecutive Year Office Depot Has Received The "Partners of Choice" Award From David Weekley Homes BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today was recognized for its outstanding product quality and service by David Weekley Homes, the nation's third largest for-profit privately held home builder. This marks the sixth ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/28/11Office Depot to Give Away Hundreds of Thousands of Free Backpacks and Lunch Totes to Back-to-School Shoppers
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a week-long national promotion offering free backpacks and lunch totes to help parents "go back smarter" this back-to-school season. From July 31 through August 6, customers who spend at least $15 on school supplies at an Office Depot retail store location will instantly re... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/27/11National Survey Finds Teachers Have Lasting Positive Impact on the Lives of Americans
OfficeMax hosts "Teacher Appreciation Days" featuring giveaways, savings and more to reward and help teachers prepare to go back-to-school NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --It's no secret that teachers work hard, but many may not know how much they give personally. Each year, teachers spend an estimated $1,000 out of their own pockets on school supplies, according to the National Education Association. Furthermore, OfficeMax's 2011 Teacher Appreciation Survey(1) found ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/27/11Office Depot Celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week across the U.S. and Puerto Rico
Star Teacher Members Will Be Rewarded For Their Hard Work With Free Breakfast, Discounts and Specials on Products and Services BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, will be hosting more than 100,000 teachers at its retail stores as part of the Company's signature Teacher Appreciation Week across the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Now in its eig... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/27/11OfficeMax to Offer The All-New NOOK(TM) and NOOK Color(TM) Reader's Tablet(TM) in Stores and Online Starting July 30
Highly Acclaimed NOOK(TM) Devices Part of Expanding Technology Selection at OfficeMax NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, and Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world's largest bookseller, today announced that OfficeMax will be adding The All-New NOOK, The Simple Touch Reader and NOOK Color Reader's Tablet to its growing selection of innovative technology products. The award-winning, cr... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/27/11NASCAR(R) Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Donate 5,000 Sackpacks to Indianapolis-Area Kids
National Backpack Program on Track to Help More Than 2.5 Million Kids Since 2001 CARMEL, Ind., Jul 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR(R) Sprint Cup Series(TM), will join the Foundation to donate 5,000 new sack... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/26/11Office Depot Foundation Donates 1,500 New Sackpacks to Help Puerto Rico Children Succeed in School
National Backpack Program on Track to Help More Than 2.5 Million Kids Since 2001 SAN PATRICIO, Puerto Rico, Jul 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Since 2001, the Office Depot Foundation has helped more than 2.5 million children - including students in Puerto Rico - succeed in school through its National Backpack Program. On Wednesday, July 27, the Foundation - the independent charitable giving arm of Office Depot(R) (NYSE:ODP) - will donate 1,500 ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/26/11Office Depot Announces Second Quarter 2011 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending June 25, 2011. SECOND QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the second quarter of 2011 were $2.7 billion, essentially flat compared to the second quarter of 2010. On a constant currency basis and excluding sales related to dispositions and deconsolidation in the fourth quart... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
07/21/11OfficeMax Now Offers HP TouchPad
HP webOS Tablet is Latest Innovative Technology Product To Land At OfficeMax NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, is rapidly becoming known for its array of innovative technology products, now adding the highly anticipated HP TouchPad to its product selection. The HP TouchPad, HP's first webOS tablet, is available at all OfficeMax retail stores nationwide as well as online at www.officemax.com... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/21/11"Office Depot Go Back Smarter Instant Win Game" to Award $500,000 in Total Prizes This Back to School Season
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced an innovative back to school sweepstakes aimed at helping parents, teachers and students "go back smarter" this year. From July 24 to September 11, Office Depot will offer shoppers a chance to win a $100 gift card via the "Office Depot Go Back Smarter Instant Win Game" Snap... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/21/11OfficeMax Names Steve Parsons Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that Steve Parsons has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, effective July 25, 2011. In this position, Mr. Parsons will report to Ravi Saligram, president and CEO of OfficeMax, and will be responsible for all aspects of global human resources for the company, including talent management, compensation and benefits, training, leadership development, re... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/19/11Office Depot and Business Civic Leadership Center (BCLC) to Provide Disaster Preparedness Strategies for Small Business
Office Depot and BCLC Help Small Businesses with Tips and Resources to Prepare for Natural Disasters BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 19, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --With the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season now upon us, Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a collaboration with the Business Civic Leadership Center (BCLC) of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce to provide small businesses with ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/13/11Office Depot Names Kevin Peters President, North America
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that Kevin Peters has been named President, North America, a new position combining the Company's previous North American Retail (NAR) and North American Business Solutions (BSD) divisions. Peters, who previously served as President, North American Retail, will continue to repo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/06/11Small Business Loan Program Now Offered by Office Depot Through Superior Financial Group
Program to Facilitate Loans Of Up To $25,000 For Small Businesses, Backed by The Small Business Administration BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a new partnership with Superior Financial Group (SFG), the Nation's leading Small Business Administration (SBA) lender, to provide qualified small business custom... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/06/11ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Tablet PC Now Available for Purchase at Office Depot
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced availability of the ASUS(R) Eee Pad Transformer. The product is currently available for purchase online at www.officedepot.com and at Office Depot retail stores nationwide for $399.99 (16GB) and $499.99 (32GB). The Transformer features the powerful and responsive Android 3... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/05/11OfficeMax to Hold Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss second quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended June 25, 2011 on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.com. The webca... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/05/11NASCAR(R) Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Donate 3,000 Sackpacks to Northern Kentucky Kids
National Backpack Program on Track to Help More Than 2.5 Million Kids since 2001 FLORENCE, Ky., Jul 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and the Office Depot Foundation today announced that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR(R) Sprint Cup Series(TM), will join the Foundation to kick off the back-t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/30/11A Photo of Tony Stewart Participating in a Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony at the Grand Opening Event for a New Office Depot Store in Winter Haven, Florida is Available on Business Wire's Web site and AP PhotoExpress
WINTER HAVEN, Fla., Jun 30, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) (right), participated in a ribbon-cutting ceremony during the grand-opening event of a brand-new Office Depot store in Winter Haven, FL on June 29. Stewart, shown here with Bob Gernert (left), the Executive Director of the Greater Winter Haven Chamber of Commerce, and Teresa Hill (cen... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/29/11OfficeMax® Lets You Print From The Road With First Full-Service Mobile Print Center Application
Ever wish you had a printer on the road? New mobile application brings convenient access to OfficeMax ImPress® Print Centers nationwide for reliable printing and document services NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 29, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, today announced the launch of the first full-service Mobile Print Center Application from OfficeMax. Providing access to more than 900 OfficeMax ImPress® Print Centers at Offic... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/29/11Office Depot Adds Gateway to Retail and Online PC Assortment Just in Time for Back to School Season
New Lineup Features Gateway NV Series Notebook PCs and New LT Series Netbook BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company has teamed up with Gateway(R) to bring in a new assortment of powerful and stylish notebook and netbook computers. The Gateway products are currently available at Office Depot retai... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/29/11Office Depot to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Tuesday, July 26, 2011
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, will announce second quarter 2011 earnings for the fiscal period ending June 25, 2011 on Tuesday, July 26, 2011. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office Depot's Investor Relat... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/28/11Office Depot to Celebrate Grand Opening of its New Store in Winter Haven, Fla., with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Featuring NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart
Local Non-Profit Groups to Receive Donations from The Office Depot Foundation WINTER HAVEN, Fla., Jun 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company will celebrate the grand opening of its new store located at 800 Cypress Gardens Blvd. in Winter Haven, Fla., on Wednesday, June 29. The event is scheduled to begin at 3:30 p.m... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/23/11Office Depot Announces Free Guaranteed Buyback(R) Plan with Back-to-School Computer Purchase
Free Offer Available with Purchase of Computer along with Performance Protection Plan or Tech Depot Services Offering BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a partnership with TechForward, Inc., the first provider of Guaranteed Buyback plans, to give away a "Free" Guaranteed Buyback Plan to all customers who purchase ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/21/11Office Depot Partners with ACCO Brands to Launch the World's First Digital-Capture Flipchart
The Quartet Kapture Is the First Flipchart That Allows Meeting Participants to Instantly Write, Capture and Digitally Share Meeting Notes BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the Quartet(R) KaptureTM Digital Flipchart, the first plug n' play solution to instantly capture, edit and share meet... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/20/11Office Depot Announces Pre-Sale of the Highly Anticipated HP TouchPad Tablet
Retail Availability Slated for July 1 at Nationwide Office Depot Retail Locations BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced pre-sale availability of the HP TouchPad tablet. Customers can pre-order the TouchPad today by visiting www.officedepot.com. Pre-ordered items will start shipping directly to customers on July ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/16/11Office Depot Small Business Index Reveals Small Businesses Struggle with Technology Issues
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 16, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the results of its latest Office Depot Small Business Index, which highlighted common technology and IT issues encountered by small businesses nationwide. According to the newest edition of the Office Depot Small Business Index, technology issues among small businesses are common w... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/14/11Office Depot to Offer the New Toshiba Thrive Tablet in-Store and Online Starting July 10
Powered by Android 3.1, Honeycomb, the 10.1-inch Thrive Tablet is Available for Pre-Sale Beginning Today at www.officedepot.com BOCA RATON, Fla., Jun 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced pre-sale availability of the Toshiba ThriveTM Tablet. Customers can pre-order the Thrive Tablet today by visiting www.officedepot.com. Pre-ordered... 
 Printer Friendly Version
06/09/11Office Depot Stores Nationwide to Carry NASCAR Unites Wristbands
Fans Can Get a NASCAR Unites Wristband at More Than 1,100 Office Depot Stores DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Jun 09, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The NASCAR Foundation today announced that Office Depot, the Official Office Products Partner of NASCAR(R) and co-primary sponsor of Tony Stewart and the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 team in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), will offer new NASCAR Unites wristbands at more than 1,100 Office Depot stores nationwide. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/31/11Office Depot Continues to Grow Tablet Assortment with Addition of the Acer Iconia Android 3.0 Tablet
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced availability of the Acer Iconia Tab A500, a revolutionary new 10.1-inch tablet running Android(TM) 3.0 (Honeycomb). The Acer Iconia Tab A500 with Wi-Fi retails for $449.99 and is now available for purchase online at www.officedepot.com. The Acer Iconia Tab A500 was built f... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/26/11A Photo of Tony Stewart Delivering a "Technology Makeover, Courtesy of Office Depot's Tech Depot Services" to Collinswood Language Academy in Charlotte, N.C. is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP Photoexpress
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) (right), joined Office Depot on May 25 to deliver a "Technology Makeover, Courtesy of Office Depot's Tech Depot Services" to Collinswood Language Academy in Charlotte, N.C. Stewart, shown with Collinswood Principal Nicolette Grant (left), surprised students and teachers by arriving at the schoo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/25/11NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart and Office Depot Team up to Provide a 'Technology Makeover' to Collinswood Language Academy in Charlotte, N.C.
Local School Receives New Lenovo Laptop Computers, Lexmark All-In-One Printers And More; Donation Highlights Office Depot's New Technology And Print Services Debuting In Charlotte-Area Stores BOCA RATON, Fla., May 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The students and teachers at Collinswood Language Academy in Charlotte, N.C., received a very speedy delivery today! Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/11Office Depot Names Neil Austrian Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that its Board of Directors has named Neil Austrian as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Austrian previously served as Interim Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Office Depot. He has been in that role since November 1, 2010, leading the Company while the Board conducted a... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/11OfficeMax Expands Selection of Tablet Computers With New Acer Iconia Tab A500
OfficeMax to offer the new 10.1-inch Acer tablet computer at OfficeMax.com and in-stores nationwide - NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, today announced that the company is expanding its selection of tablet computers by adding the new Acer® Iconia Tab A500 in all of its more than 900 retail locations nationwide and through OfficeMax.com. The new Acer Iconia Tab A500 will be available at Offic... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/23/11Office Depot and Lexmark Launch 'Buy a Printer, Support Military Families' Program to Benefit Operation Homefront
Goal To Donate 4,000 New Lexmark Printers To Military Families BOCA RATON, Fla., May 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot(R) (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and Lexmark International, Inc. (NYSE: LXK), a leading global provider of imaging products, software, solutions and services, today announced a special program to support Operation Homefront, helping to give military families the prod... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/20/11OfficeMax to Present at the Citi 2011 Global Consumer Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced it is scheduled to present at the Citi 2011 Global Consumer Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Thursday, May 26, 2011 in New York City at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time. A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at http://investor.officemax.com. The webcast will be archived ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/17/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Exclusive New Line of 3MTM Fashion Labels at Nationwide Retail Stores
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of a new line of 3MTM fashion labels exclusively at Office Depot's nationwide retail store locations. The new 3M label lineup features 17 different fashion labels that are pre-printed with unique designs, so all a user has to do is add the text and print - ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/16/11Office Depot Continues to 'Take Care of Business' as Official Sponsor of National Small Business Week
Office Depot To Power The Conference As Official Shipping And Technology Provider BOCA RATON, Fla., May 16, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today reaffirmed its commitment to entrepreneurship and small business through the Company's sponsorship and participation in the Small Business Administration's (SBA) National Small Business Week even... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/13/11A Photo of Office Depot Associates Unloading Trucks Containing Food, Water and Relief Essentials for Alabama Tornado Victims is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --A photo is available on Business Wire's website and AP PhotoExpress of the Office Depot Foundation partnering with Feed The Children to help with the delivery of food, essentials and water - enough to assist 1,200 families - for Tuscaloosa, Birmingham and other areas affected by the recent tornadoes. Recipients of the supplies include Office Depot associates whose homes were damaged or destroyed, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/13/11Office Depot Foundation Provides Donations, Free Office Depot Services, Help with Recovery and Rebuilding in Tornado-Ravaged Alabama
Partners Include Feed The Children and Ryan Newman Foundation BOCA RATON, Fla., May 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --The Office Depot Foundation - the independent, non-profit foundation that serves as the primary charitable giving arm of Office Depot (NYSE:ODP) - is helping kids and families, schools, small businesses, Office Depot associates and even pets in Alabama and the Southeast to recover following the recent devastating tornadoes. To assist children in t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/03/11OfficeMax Receives 2011 JDA Real Results Award for Best in Demand Management
NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, has been recognized as a JDA® Software Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: JDAS) 2011 Real Results Winner for Best in Demand Management. Now in its sixth year, the Real Results Awards recognize companies that have demonstrated business-process excellence and achieved quantifiable benefits through the adoption of industry best practices and use of JDA's industry-leading solution... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/03/11U.S. Postal Service(R) Presents Office Depot with Corporate Business Achievement Award at 2011 National Postal Forum
BOCA RATON, Fla., May 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced it was honored with the Corporate Business Achievement Award by the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) at this year's National Postal Forum held on May 1-4 in San Diego, CA. Office Depot was honored for its commitment to a successful business partnership with the USPS, offering postal serv... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/02/11Emmy Winner and Celebrated Comedian Wayne Brady Creates Webisodes to Encourage Support for Teachers and Promote OfficeMax's A Day Made Better
Brady's Webisodes to Air on AOL during Teacher Appreciation Week; Webisodes Aim to Call Attention to the Issue of Teacher-Funded Classrooms and to Inspire Support for OfficeMax's Teacher Advocacy Program-- NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader inoffice supplies and services, and Walt Disney Records announce the debut of four new webisodes starring actor, singer and comedian extraordinaire Wayne Brady that honor teachers and illus... 
 Printer Friendly Version
05/02/11NASCAR Stars Tony Stewart and Greg Biffle Team up with Office Depot and 3M to Find the Next 'Official Small Business of NASCAR, Courtesy of Office Depot'
Two Small Business Finalists Will Compete for Title and a Chance to Win $1 Million BOCA RATON, Fla., May 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Small business owners, get ready to think big! Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is teaming up with 3M(R) and NASCAR(R) stars Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet, and Greg Biffle, driver of the No. 16 3M Ford, to of... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/29/11Office Depot Celebrates Star Teachers Throughout the Country with a Special Week of Savings
BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company will recognize educators with a Teacher Appreciation Week that will take place from May 1 through May 7, 2011 at nationwide retail store locations. Educators can simply register to become a member of Office Depot's Star Teacher program at www.mystarteacher.com ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/28/11A Photo of NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart and Service Members at Marine Corps Base Quantico is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
QUANTICO, Va., Apr 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), joins a group of Marines for a photo on Thursday, April 28, 2011, at U.S. Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia. Stewart met with Wounded Warriors and signed autographs for hundreds of service members during Quantico's third-annual ServMart Customer Appreciation Day. Office Depot, a primary spo... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/28/11OfficeMax Reports First Quarter 2011 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced the results for its fiscal first quarter ended March 26, 2011. Total sales were $1,863.0 million in the first quarter of 2011, a decrease of 2.8% from the first quarter of 2010. For the first quarter of 2011, OfficeMax reported net income available to OfficeMax common shareholders of $11.4 million, or $0.13 per diluted share. Ravi Saligram, President and CEO of OfficeMax, said, "... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/27/11NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart to Visit Service Members at Marine Corps Base Quantico
Stewart To Sign Autographs And Visit Wounded Warriors BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 27, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1 Chevrolet in the NASCAR(R) Sprint Cup Series(TM), will make a special visit to U.S. Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia tomorrow, April 28. The t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/26/11OfficeMax Expands ChamberSolutions Partnership with New ChamberAdvantage Program
New Nationwide Program Offers Chamber Member Businesses Competitive Pricing on Office Supplies, Printing and Furniture; Free Shipping and a Complete Technology Purchasing Platform -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, and ChamberSolutions(R), a leader in member benefit programs, today launched ChamberAdvantage a nationwide program offered through OfficeMax's popular Partnership Advantage program. Cham... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/26/11Office Depot Announces First Quarter 2011 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending March 26, 2011. FIRST QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the first quarter of 2011 were $3.0 billion, a decrease of 3% compared to the first quarter of 2010. Excluding sales related to asset dispositions and deconsolidation in the fourth quarter of 2010 and an acquisitio... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/22/11Photos of Representatives from Office Depot, ICLEI USA and Select Cities Launching the 2011 Green Business Challenge by Ringing the NYSE Closing Bell Are Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
NEW YORK, Apr 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Photo One: Yalmaz Siddiqui, center with gavel, Director of Environmental Strategy for Office Depot, and Martin J. Chavez, center right, Executive Director of ICLEI USA, together with elected officials from City of Austin, TX; City of Bellevue, WA; City of Chula Vista, CA; Triangle J Council of Governments, NC, ring the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange to launch the 2011 Green Business Challenge, Thursday,... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/21/11OfficeMax Names Michael J. Lewis Executive Vice President and President of Retail
NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that Michael J. Lewis will assume the role of executive vice president and president of retail, effective May 2, 2011. In this position, Mr. Lewis will report directly to Ravi Saligram, president and CEO of OfficeMax, and will have full responsibility for the retail P&L and all aspects of the retail business, including merchandising, store operations and real estate. "Michael... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/21/11OfficeMax National Survey Finds Many Working Americans Want to Improve "Green" Practices on the Job
Many employees hold themselves accountable for exercising environmentally responsible habits at work and suggest ways to encourage participation NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --This month, many Americans are not only evaluating their personal lives but also their places of business. According to OfficeMax's 2011 Green Workplace survey(1), companies are making strides in adopting environmentally-responsible business practices, and many employees make it their persona... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/21/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Brush Point Sharpie(R) "STAINED" Permanent Markers
Vivid Markers Offer Optimal Performance on Most Fabric Surfaces BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of Sharpie(R) STAINED brush point markers at nationwide retail locations and online at www.officedepot.com. Offered in eight bright, bold colors, Sharpie STAINED markers are the perfect tool to add a splash... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/20/11Office Depot and ICLEI USA Launch National Green Business Challenge with Cities Across the Country
Innovative Program Helps Local Governments Engage Business Communities in Going Greener; Four New Challengers to Be Announced at the NYSE Closing Bell on April 21 BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 20, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, and ranked as America's greenest large retailer by Newsweek(R) Magazine, today announced a partnership with ICLEI-Local Governmen... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/18/11Zimmerman Advertising Continues Retail Sector Leadership with Addition of Office Depot Account
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Apr 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Zimmerman Advertising, the nation's 14th largest agency and a recognized retail brand builder, has been named agency of record by Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services. "Our mission is to help Office Depot more effectively reach and impact consumers during what continues to be a challenging economy for its core target of small and medium-size businesses... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/14/11Office Depot to Host National Writing Instrument Collection During Earth Week
Customers Who Bring 10 Used Writing Instruments To Office Depot To Be Recycled Will Receive A Coupon To Use Toward A New Sharpie(R), EXPO(R), Or Paper Mate(R) Product BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, together with TerraCycle, Inc. will be offering customers a unique recycling opportunity during Earth Month. Beginning Sunday, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/12/11Office Depot Awarded Nationwide Office Furniture Contract Through National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance
New Contract Enables Office Depot to Provide Public Sector Customers with Significant Discounts on Hon Office Furniture BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a new five year office furniture contract with the National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance Company (National IPA), enabling Office Depot to provide HON fur... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/12/11Office Depot to Announce First Quarter 2011 Earnings Tuesday, April 26, 2011
BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, will announce first quarter 2011 earnings for the fiscal period ending March 26, 2011 on Tuesday, April 26, 2011. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office Depot's Investor Relations website at investor.officedepot.com.... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
04/08/11OfficeMax Enables Customers to Pre-Order 16 GB BlackBerry PlayBook Online
Customers can pre-order a new tablet through Office.com now until April 19, 2011 - CHICAGO, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Significant technological advances and the emergence of portable tech tools continue to redefine day-to-day productivity of businesses everywhere. OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, recently announced it is expanding its tablet offerings by adding the new BlackBerry(R) PlayBook(TM) to its suite of technology products ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/07/11Office Depot Foundation's Dream UP Career Exploration Program Helps Middle School Students Focus on the Future
Program Offered to 10,000 Students in Collaboration with USA TODAY Education BOCA RATON, Fla., Apr 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --In an effort to address the alarming problem of middle school students dropping out of school, the Office Depot Foundation is teaming up with USA TODAY Education to help children explore - and possibly even experience - future career opportunities through the Dream UP Career Exploration Program. "The opportunity to a... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/04/11OfficeMax to Hold First Quarter 2011 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss first quarter earnings for the fiscal period ended March 26, 2011 on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.officemax.com. The web... 
 Printer Friendly Version
04/04/11OfficeMax's National Survey Reveals Americans Would Rather Cut Their Own Hair than Do Their Own Taxes
2011 OfficeMax survey explores how Americans and accountants gear up for tax preparation season - one of the most dreaded times of the year NAPERVILLE, Ill., April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --With so many Americans anxiously awaiting the springtime, there is one part of the season that many could do without: filing income tax returns. According to OfficeMax's 2011 "Tax it to Me" survey (1), tax preparation season musters up feelings of nervousness and confusion for the millions of Ameri... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/31/11Office Depot Announces Restatement of 2010 Financial Results Following Denial of Tax Claim
BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 31, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Internal Revenue Service has denied the Company's claim to carry back certain tax losses to prior tax years under economic stimulus-based tax legislation enacted in 2009, which claim was made after the Company consulted with its tax advisors. As a result, the Company has reassessed the carry back of tax losses in 2010 to prior perio... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
03/29/11Office Depot to Offer the New BlackBerry PlayBook Tablet In-Store and Online Starting April 19
Customers Can Pre-Order the Playbook Today by Visiting OfficeDepot.com BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 29, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company will offer the highly anticipated BlackBerry(R) PlayBook(TM) tablet at nationwide Office Depot retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com beginning April 19, 2011. Customers ca... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/24/11OfficeMax to Offer the New BlackBerry PlayBook In All U.S. Stores
New Tablet with Wi-Fi Available In Stores and Online on April 19, 2011 -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office supplies and services, today announced it will offer the new BlackBerry(R) PlayBook(TM) tablet in all of its 1,000 retail locations nationwide and through www.officemax.com. The new BlackBerry PlayBook tablet will be available for purchase on April 19, 2011. The BlackBerry PlayBook with Wi-Fi(R) will be ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/23/11Office Depot Expands Mobile Offering for Customers with Release of New iPhone and Android Applications
BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the launch of the Company's new iPhone(R) and Android(R) mobile applications, now available for free download on iTunes(R) and the Android Market(R). The two new mobile applications are part of the Company's broader "Office Depot Anywhere" strategy that aims to help customers shop at their convenience through... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/17/11National Disaster Help Desk for Business Offers Assistance Following Japan Earthquake, Tsunami with Support from Office Depot Foundation
Companies with Interests in Japan Can Call 1-888-MY-BIZ-HELP to Access Resources Provided by U.S. Chamber of Commerce Business Civic Leadership Center BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --In the aftermath of last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami in Japan, many companies are seeking ways to help their colleagues in the region, as well as advice on the status of international relief and recovery efforts. Businesses can pose quest... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/17/11Office Depot Small Business Index Reveals Positive Expectations for the Economy and Optimism for Business Growth in 2011
Concerns Linger on Ability to Secure Needed Financing; Hiring to Remain Limited BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the results of its latest Office Depot Small Business Index - a monthly survey commissioned to gauge the economic trends of small businesses in America. According to the February edition of the Offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/16/11Office Depot Reduces Energy Usage by 27.5%; Joins List of EPA Energy Star(R) Leaders
Office Depot One of Three Retailers Included in 2011 Elite Group; First General Retailer to Lower Energy Consumption by More than 20% BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 16, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced it has joined the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) list of ENERGY STAR Leaders for reducing its energy consumption by 27.5 percent across its bui... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/15/11NAFE Names Office Depot to Top 50 Companies for Executive Women
Office Depot Named to Prestigious List for Seventh Consecutive Year BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 15, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced it has been named to the NAFE Top 50 Companies and 10 Nonprofits for Executive Women by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) for the seventh consecutive year. The list recognizes organizations whose ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/14/11National Survey Finds 51 Percent of Professionals Plan to Participate in Office Pools During National College Basketball Tournament
OfficeMax's 2011 "Hoops at Work" survey explores the effects of the college basketball tournament on camaraderie and productivity in the workplace NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --With the national college basketball tournament quickly approaching, Americans are busy spending time around the clock researching teams and making tournament predictions. According to OfficeMax's 2011 "Hoops at Work" survey(1), many employed Americans are not afraid to show their college b... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/08/11A Photo of Palm Springs Middle School Principal Eric Acosta and Miami HEAT Center Joel Anthony with Office Depot/Sharpie Hosting Students for a HEAT Game March 3rd is Available on Business Wire's Web Site and AP PhotoExpress
Mar 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Palm Springs Middle School (Hialeah, FL) Principal Eric Acosta and Miami HEAT center Joel Anthony teamed up with Office Depot and Sharpie to host 45 students from Palm Springs Middle School to watch the Miami HEAT play against the Orlando Magic on March 3, 2011. Prior to the game, the students had the opportunity to participate in Miami HEAT's High-5 Club, welcoming players to the court. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Availab... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/03/11Office Depot Introduces Exclusive Line of HON(R) Customizable Home Office Chairs
HON's Custom Chair Program Offers 32 Different Fabric Options to Complement Any Home or Office Workspace BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the introduction of a new assortment of HON customizable office chairs available online at www.officedepot.com/customdesign and at nationwide retail locations. The new line of f... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/02/11OfficeMax's Celebrated Premium Brand TUL Introduces Second Generation of Dry Erase Markers
Leveraging new technology and consumer research, OfficeMax's new TUL Dry Erase Markers offer enhanced ink flow, performance, and longevity NAPERVILLE, Ill., March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Constantly seeking new opportunities to bring innovation to office supplies, OfficeMax is unveiling a new and improved version of its TUL(R) Dry Erase Markers. Leveraging enhanced technology and consumer research TUL's new dry erase markers offer greater longevity, performance and high-quality ink t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/01/11Office Depot Partners with Xerox to Offer Managed Print Services to Customers across Europe
VENLO, Netherlands, Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a partnership with Xerox to offer Managed Print Services to customers across Europe. Xerox(R) Managed Print Services are currently available to Office Depot customers in Germany, with a European rollout scheduled to take place throughout the remainder of the year. Office Depot's ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
03/01/11Office Depot Announces New Series of Ativa(R) Professional Grade Shredders Geared towards Small Business Customers
BOCA RATON, Fla., Mar 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a new lineup of Ativa(R) professional grade shredders available at nationwide retail store locations and online at www.officedepot.com. Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing forms of consumer fraud in North America. In fact, according to the Federal Trade Commi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/28/11Office Depot Launches New Line of Green Lighting Solutions
Realspace(TM) Lighting from Office Depot Features Energy Efficient Lamps for the Home and Office BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the introduction of a new assortment of energy efficient lamps under the "Realspace" brand. The full range of Realspace lighting is available at more than 1,100 Office Depot retail store locations across the co... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/23/11Office Depot Launches Energy Efficient LED Lamps at Global Green USA's Pre-Oscar Event
BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 23, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company is proud to support Global Green's 8th Annual Pre-Oscar Party. The event is scheduled to take place this evening at 8:00 PM at the Avalon Hollywood Hotel in Los Angeles. The theme for this year's event is "Greener Cities for a Cooler Planet" and will benef... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/22/11Office Depot Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 22, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter and full year ending December 25, 2010. FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales for the fourth quarter of 2010 were $3.0 billion, a decrease of 3% compared to the fourth quarter of 2009. The Company reported a net loss, after preferred stock dividends, of $58 million or $0.21 pe... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
02/17/11City of Portland Awards Office Supplies Contract to Office Depot
Contract Features a Series of 'Green' Innovations including Electric-Assist Cargo Trike Delivery and Reports that Support the City's LEED for Existing Buildings Efforts BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 17, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company has been awarded a five year contract for office supplies from the City of Portland, Oregon. ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/16/11OfficeMax Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced the results for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended December 25, 2010. Total sales were $1,766.2 million in the fourth quarter of 2010, a decrease of 2.4% from the fourth quarter of 2009, while total sales for the full year 2010 decreased 0.9% to $7,150.0 million compared to the full year 2009. For the fourth quarter of 2010, OfficeMax reported net income available to OfficeM... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/14/11NASCAR Star Tony Stewart Teams up with Office Depot to Announce Availability of New Lightning-Fast Lexmark(R) Genesis S815 Printer
Wireless 4-in-1 Genesis S815 Printer Offers Flash Scan Technology For High-Speed Performance BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the Lexmark Genesis S815 printer at its retail store locations nationwide and online at www.officedepot.com. Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Mobil 1... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/10/11OfficeMax Announces Annual Shareholders Meeting Date
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced that it intends to hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 2:00 p.m. Central Daylight Time on Wednesday, April 13, 2011 at The Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus, 2815 Jorie Boulevard in Oak Brook, Illinois. Shareholders of record on February 22, 2011 will be eligible to vote at the annual stockholders' meeting. About OfficeMax OfficeMa... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/03/11Beat the Winter Blues With OfficeMax's New DiVOGA(R) Collection in a Beautiful Brocade Pattern
Limited edition line of DiVOGA desk products and accessories combines style and design with practicality NAPERVILLE, Ill., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, is offering a new way to beautify and brighten up workspaces this winter with its new line of DiVOGA(R) desk products and accessories featuring the limited edition Catherine collection. With vibrant blues mixed with soft periwinkles, DiVOGA Catherine features a conte... 
 Printer Friendly Version
02/02/11Office Depot Foundation Releases 2010 'Report to the Community'
Highlights Foundation's Progress in 'Moving the Needle' As it Serves Children, Families and Communities BOCA RATON, Fla., Feb 02, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Office Depot Foundation - the independent, non-profit foundation that serves as the primary charitable giving arm of Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) - highlights its progress in serving children, families and communities around the world in its newly published 2010 Report to the Community, "Moving the Needle." The report discusses how the Fou... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
01/28/11Office Depot Introduces Limited Time Offer of 'No Interest For Six Months' Financing Program on Office Depot Business Credit Cards
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 28, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced a new "No Interest For Six Months" financing offer available to all new and existing Office Depot Business Credit Card holders. This limited time special offer is running now through February 26. Through this new program Office Depot Business Credit Cardholders can take ad... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/26/11Office Depot to Showcase New Line of Realspace(TM) Organizing Solutions at 2011 Los Angeles Organizing Awards, National Association of Professional Organizers - Los Angeles Chapter (NAPO-LA) Gala Industry Exchange Event
Office Depot Nominated As "Best Organizing Product Retailer" at the 2011 NAPO Los Angeles Organizing Awards BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 26, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that the Company will be unveiling its new line of Realspace organizing solutions at the Los Angeles Organizing Awards hosted by the National Association of Professional Organ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/25/11National Survey Reveals Workplace Clutter Tarnishes Professional Image and May Prevent Promotions
2011 OfficeMax survey explores the mental and physical effects of clutter in the workplace NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --If your desktop is covered with stacks of paper, used coffee mugs, and sticky notes, you may find your career faltering. According to the OfficeMax(R) Workspace Organization Survey(1) conducted by Kelton Research in January 2011, over two-thirds of Americans admit their organizational skills are lacking. To make matters worse, their messy workspa... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/25/11Office Depot to Announce Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Tuesday, February 22, 2011
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 25, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, will announce fourth quarter and full-year 2010 earnings for the fiscal period ending December 25, 2010 on Tuesday, February 22, 2011. A conference call to discuss the results will be held that day at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8:00 a.m. Central Time). To listen to the conference call via webcast, please visit Office Depot's Investor Relations website at in... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
01/19/11OfficeMax to Hold Fourth Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss fourth quarter and full-year 2010 earnings for the fiscal period ended December 25, 2010 on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at inve... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/18/11OfficeMax and Peter Walsh Bring Order to Workspaces with 'Peter Walsh you.organized'
New collection offers the essentials of organization with creative, intuitive designs and features to reestablish order in everyday workspaces NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, and Peter Walsh, an internationally renowned organization expert, continue their mission to boost work place organization with the launch of a new collection under the "Peter Walsh you.organized" brand. The collection, which fea... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/18/11Office Depot to Provide Customers with Free Copies of Their 2010 Tax Returns at Nationwide Retail Locations
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 18, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Back by popular demand, Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), celebrating 25 years as a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is once again helping customers take care of business by providing free copies, up to 25 single-sided pages, of 2010 tax returns. Beginning today, through April 15,2011, customers will be able to participate in this special offer by visiting the Copy and Print Depot in any ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/13/11Make Recyling a Priority in 2011 with Office Depot's 'Recycling Rules' Program
Recycling Rules is the Smart Way for Educators to Earn Money for Their Classrooms and Teach the Importance of Recycling BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is helping educators through a unique recycling program in schools and classrooms. Office Depot's new Recycling Rules program is a great way to educate students about the importance of recycling while e... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/11/11Office Depot Expands in Sweden with Purchase of Office Supply Company Svanströms
Acquisition Expands Office Depot's Market Presence; Provides Platform for Growth BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 11, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced it is acquiring Svanströms Gruppen (Frans Svanström & Co AB), a Swedish office supply company. The transaction is contingent upon clearance by the Swedish antitrust authority. Svanströms Gruppen has been owned by Mellby Gård I... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/10/11Office Depot Announces Availability of Stylish New Line of 'See Jane Work(TM)' Desk Accessories
Exclusive Line Geared toward Busy Female Professionals Blends Fashion and Organization BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 10, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the exclusive availability of See Jane Work(TM) desk accessories throughout the Company's retail stores and online at www.officedepot.com. See Jane Work was created by entrepreneur Holly Bohn seven years ago ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/06/11Office Depot Small Business Index Reveals Split Sentiment Regarding Future of the Economy in 2011
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 06, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the results of its latest Office Depot Small Business Index - a monthly survey commissioned to gauge the economic trends of small businesses in America. For the most part, the overall economic outlook among small-and medium-sized businesses is mixed. Notably, only about half of the respondents in the late... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/05/11OfficeMax Enhances Its Mobile Offering by Launching a 2.0 Version of Its Mobile App for iPhone and Android
The Enhanced Version Features Weekly Special Offers; Access to Weekly Ad; Upgraded Store Locator and More Laughs with Holiday Zone -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced it has launched a new enhanced 2.0 version of its free OfficeMax iPhone App on the App Store and is making the App available on Google's Android(TM) platform. The 2.0 version gives users the ability to view O... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/05/11Never Misplace an Important Business Card Again!
Contact Keeper(R) Line of Products at Office Depot Keep Business Cards and Meeting Notes Together and Organized BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 05, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of a revolutionary new line of products from Contact Keeper(R) designed to help on-the-go business professionals keep track of both business cards and notes. Starting today, the... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/03/11Office Depot Celebrates Star Teachers with Special Appreciation Days in January
Office Depot Puts The Focus Back On Educators To Start The New Year; Rewards Them With 100% Back In Rewards On Select Supplies And 10% Off Instant Discount BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced it is celebrating members of its Star Teacher Program from January 2 - 8, 2011. The Office Depot Star Teacher Program invites teachers to join and be rewarded with special promotions, discou... 
 Printer Friendly Version
01/03/11Office Depot Launches 'America's Messiest Office' Sweepstakes
Upload A Photo Of Your Messy Office For A Chance To Win A $10,000 Office Makeover BOCA RATON, Fla., Jan 03, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, is helping businesses get organized in the new year with a new promotion aimed at finding "America's Messiest Office." From January 2nd through January 31st, customers can upload a photo of their messy, unorganized office space or desk to Offic... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/21/10Office Depot Foundation to Ring NYSE Opening Bell(R) December 22 to Celebrate Commitment to Children, Families and Communities
Foundation Commemorates Visit by Donating Gund(R) Teddy B. Caring Holiday Bears to Coalition for the Homeless in New York BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Office Depot Foundation - the independent, non-profit foundation that serves as the primary charitable giving arm of Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) - will celebrate its efforts to serve children, families and communities by ringing the Opening Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, December 22. To commemorate the... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
12/16/10Office Depot to Sell Office Depot Japan to Kakuyasu
BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its Office Depot Japan business to Kakuyasu. The transaction also includes an agreement for Kakuyasu to license Office Depot's trade names, obtain sourcing services and continue to support Office Depot's global customers in Japan. Kakuyasu is one of the fastest growing and leading multi-channel bu... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
12/14/10Office Depot Foundation Introduces New 'Teddy B. Caring' Bear for the 2010 Holiday Season
Perfect Stocking Stuffer Gift For The Holidays; Teddy B. Caring Bear Raises Funds For Children And Families In Need BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Just in time for the holiday season, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced the availability of the Office Depot Foundation's 2010 "Teddy B. Caring" holiday bear. The special holiday edition bear is sold exclusively at Office Depot retail stores in the United States. T... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
12/10/10Office Depot Expands Government Purchasing Strategy Through New Partnership with National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance (National IPA)
BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 10, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot(R) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced a new partnership with the National Intergovernmental Purchasing Alliance (National IPA), enabling Office Depot to provide another cooperative purchasing vehicle for thousands of government agencies nationwide. The Company has partnered with National IPA to market its current agreement with the State of Florida's Department of Management Serv... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
12/07/10Texas Comptroller Office Brings OfficeMax to State Co-Ops and Agencies
Texas-Based HUB Businesses Collaborate with OfficeMax to Deliver Quality Products and Program Savings; Texas Institute for the Blind and Handicapped Products Featured NAPERVILLE, Ill., Dec. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, has been awarded State of Texas Contract #615-A1 for general office products, effective on December 1, 2010. This contract allows more than 2,000 Texas state agencies and cooperatives to access O... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/03/10OfficeMax Features Samsung Galaxy Tab(TM) From Sprint as the Must-have Gift for the Holidays
--New Mobile Tablet boasts up to Seven hours battery life; Support for Flash-enabled web video; and high-speed connectivity from Sprint-- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Dec. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office technology products and services, today announced it is featuring the new Samsung Galaxy Tab(TM) from Sprint as one of the hottest holiday gifts of the season and the first mobile tablet for the Retailer. With its sleek design weighing in at ju... 
 Printer Friendly Version
12/02/10Office Depot Small Business Index Reveals Mixed Sentiment among Small Businesses Following Mid-Term Elections
BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the results of its latest Office Depot Small Business Index - a monthly survey commissioned to gauge the economic trends of small businesses in America. Overall, the new edition of the Office Depot Small Business Index reveals that attitudes toward the economy and state of small businesses are mixed following the completion of the mid-term electi... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
12/01/10Office Depot Rolls out New Fiskars Scissors "Try Me" Stations at Nationwide Retail Locations
BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot(R) (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company has teamed up with Fiskars(R), the World's #1 Scissors Brand(TM), to launch the most comprehensive and innovative assortment of scissors in the office supplies market. The in-store assortment of more than 18 Fiskars scissors will include a "Try Me" station that will allow customers to experience the brand's legendary comfort a... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/30/10OfficeMax Launches 'Holiday Party Bingo' Mobile Application Bringing Cheer and Delight to Holiday Party-Goers
- New mobile application gives holiday party-goers the opportunity to connect around upcoming events, have fun and share party photos through mobile and Facebook integration - NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --For many, annual holiday parties can be a stressful time, but with the launch of a new application today from OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, holiday parties this year are about to get a whole lot more fun! Introducing "Holiday... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/30/10Office Depot Announces Availability of the ViewSonic G Tablet(TM) Just in Time for the Holidays
ANDROID(TM)-Powered ViewSonic G Tablet(TM) Offers Fast Web Browsing and Access to Thousands of Apps BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the availability of the ViewSonic G Tablet(TM), an Android(TM)-based tablet computer, at retail store locations nationwide and online at www.officedepot.com. Featuring a 10-inch LCD multi-touch screen, 1.3MP front-facing camera, 16 GB internal ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/24/10OfficeMax Rings in the 2010 Holiday Shopping Season at the New York Stock Exchange With a Wink and a Nod to ElfYourself.com
-- OfficeMax CEO Ravi Saligram Rang The Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange with Elves-A-Plenty to Mark The Occasion -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Executives and guests from OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, kicked off the holiday shopping season by ringing The Closing Bell(R) at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on November 23. OfficeMax Chief Executive Officer Ravi Saligram joined by members of the compan... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/23/10OfficeMax Brings Holiday Tradition of ElfYourself.com to Life at Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade(R)
-- OfficeMax launches Thanksgiving Day Sweepstakes to reward parade viewers with a chance to win a trip to Walt Disney World(R) for spotting details on its Elves Raise the Roof float -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced that its free popular holiday eGreeting website powered by JibJab, ElfYourself.com, will be brought to life as a featured themed float in the historic Macy'... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/23/10OfficeMax Rings in the Holiday Shopping Season with Incredible Promotions Starting on Black Friday
- Customers can preview Black Friday deals; print Bonus Coupons on OfficeMax.com; sign up for a fun Wake-Up Call from an OfficeMax elf on Black Friday; or enjoy a special offer from Quiznos - NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 23, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The gift giving season has arrived, and professionals are faced with the challenge to find the perfect gifts for their bosses, coworkers, vendors, clients and more. OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, is offering a ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/18/10Gift Smarter and Spend Less with Black Friday Deals at Office Depot
Stores Open Nationwide at 6 a.m. on November 26 BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 18, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This Black Friday, Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, will be opening its stores at 6 a.m. nationwide to offer holiday shoppers exclusive, in-store deals on the hottest gifts of the season. Black Friday deals at Office Depot stores begin on Friday, November 26 and run through Monday, November 29 when Office Depot hosts an online "Cyber Monday" eve... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/17/10Office Depot Teams up with Google to Help Customers Check In-Store Stock from Their Mobile Devices
Google's Local Availability Feature Helps Customers Locate In-Stock Products Right from Their PC or Mobile Phone BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 17, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced its participation in Google's local availability feature, a mobile and desktop product inventory search functionality that helps customers locate in-stock products in just seconds, directly from their PC or mobile device. As a resu... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/15/10Office Depot Helps Shoppers "Gift Smarter" This Holiday Season with Top 30 Smart Gifts Campaign
New Website Features Daily Product Giveaways and Tips on Business Gifting BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 15, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, is helping this year's holiday shoppers by providing smart shopping advice and access to the best holiday deals with the Office Depot "Top 30 Smart Gifts" campaign. Starting today, customers can head to an Office Depot retail store or visit www.top30smartgifts.com to find some of the s... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/11/10OfficeMax Unveils 'Elfmas Town' on Facebook Featuring Collection of Holiday Games
-- ElfmasTown.com offers a variety of fun games that spread holiday cheer and offer rewards and incentives including free gifts and coupons for holiday shopping -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Known for its passionate, innovative and fun holiday campaigns, OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX) is building off its wildly popular holiday eGreeting site powered by JibJab, ElfYourself.com, to spread more holiday cheer this season with the launch of a new holiday destination, Elfma... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/11/10Office Depot's New 'Recycling Rules' Program Helps Classrooms Recycle and Earn Free Supplies
Unique Program Makes Going Green Rewarding for Schools BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, has launched "Recycling Rules," an ink, toner and small electronics recycling program targeted to the education market, including teachers and schools. This new free program rewards teachers with a gift card to purchase the school supplies they need for their classrooms while highlighting the importance of ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/10/10OfficeMax to Present at Citi Investment Research 7th Annual US Small/Mid Cap Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced it is scheduled to present at the Citi Investment Research 7th Annual US Small/Mid Cap Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 17, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada at 8:05 a.m. Pacific Standard Time. A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at investor.o... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/09/10The Holly Jolly Tradition of ElfYourself.com is Back and Elfier than Ever!
-- Popular holiday website ElfYourself.com celebrates its fifth year spreading holiday cheer around the world! -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --To kick-off the holiday season, OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, announced today the return of its free holiday eGreeting site, ElfYourself.com, recognized as the most viral holiday website in history. Powered by JibJab.com, the leader in personalized online entertainment, ElfYourself.com w... 
 Printer Friendly Version
11/03/10Office Depot Rolls out Huge Assortment of iPhone™, iPAD™, and Blackberry® Accessories Just in Time for the Holidays
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 03, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the rollout of a new assortment of smartphone and iPADTM accessories, including cases, chargers and headphones, at retail store locations nationwide and online at www.officedepot.com. The new lineup available at Office Depot features more than 100 products to support Apple(R) and Blackberry(R) models such as the BlackBerry(R) CurveTM, BlackBerr... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/02/10Office Depot Small Business Index Reveals Small Business Confidence Slowly on the Rise
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 02, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the results of the October Office Depot Small Business Index - a monthly survey commissioned to gauge the economic trends of small businesses in America. Overall, the October issue of the Office Depot Small Business Index reveals that attitudes toward the economy have improved over the past month among both small- and medium-sized businesses. Spe... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
11/01/10Office Depot Named America's Greenest Large Retailer in Newsweek Magazine's Annual Green Ranking
Company Also Recognized as 18th Greenest Large Company in America -- the Only Retailer in the Top 20 Office Depot Received High Marks for Environmental Disclosure as a Result of Organization's Comprehensive Annual Environmental Dashboard BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that its ongoing commitment to environmental leadership has been recognized by Newsweek® Magazine and the ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/28/10Office Depot Web Café Series Reaches 50,000 Small Business Entrepreneurs
Free Online Seminars Provide Small Businesses with Valuable Resources, Tips on Marketing, Networking, Finance and Sales 20 Archived Webcasts Currently Available at www.officedepot.com/webcafe BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, has made more than 20 online seminars available as part of the Company's Web Café. The educational series, tailored to small business professionals, echoes Office Depo... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/28/10OfficeMax Reports Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced the results for its fiscal third quarter ended September 25, 2010. Total sales were $1,813.4 million in the third quarter of 2010, a decrease of 1.0% from the third quarter of 2009. For the third quarter of 2010, OfficeMax reported net income available to OfficeMax common shareholders of $20.0 million, or $0.23 per diluted share. Sam Duncan, Chairman and CEO of OfficeMax, said, "I ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/27/10Office Depot Announces Third Quarter 2010 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending September 25, 2010. THIRD QUARTER RESULTS1 Total Company sales in the third quarter of 2010 were $2.9 billion, a 4% decrease compared to the third quarter of 2009. Excluding the impact of foreign exchange translation and business restructuring activities completed subsequent to the third quarter of 200... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/25/10Office Depot Announces Departure of Chairman and CEO; Names Neil R. Austrian as Interim Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Austrian, Lead Director And Former NFL President Has Served On ODP Board Since 1998 Heidrick & Struggles Engaged by the Board to Conduct Search for Permanent Replacement Company Releases Preliminary Third Quarter Earnings Results; Expects EPS of $0.18 BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 25, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP) announced today that Steve Odland, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer since 2005, has resigned from the Company effective November 1, 2010 by mutual ag... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/22/10Photo of NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune
Oct 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- NASCAR(R) star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Old Spice Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), greets a wounded service member at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina on Thursday, October 21. During his visit to Camp Lejeune, Stewart spent time at the Wounded Warrior Barracks and held a private autograph session for service members at the Camp's on-site Office Depot ServMart. (Photo credit: Lance Cpl. Victor Barrera, USMC) ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/20/10NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart to Visit Service Members at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune
Stewart Will Sign Autographs And Visit Wounded Warrior Barracks BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 20, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot(R) (NYSE:ODP), the Official Office Products Partner of NASCAR(R), announced today that NASCAR star Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Old Spice Chevrolet in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), will make a special visit to Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune in North Carolina tomorrow, October 21. The two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) champion will meet wit... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/13/10OfficeMax Names Ravi K. Saligram President & Chief Executive Officer and Director
OfficeMax Appoints Rakesh Gangwal Non-Executive Chairman of the Board NAPERVILLE, Ill., Oct 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that the company's Board of Directors has named Ravi K. Saligram as President & Chief Executive Officer and Director effective November 8, 2010. Mr. Saligram will replace Sam Duncan who will step down as Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer and Director effective November 7, 2010. Mr. Duncan, who h... 
 Printer Friendly Version
10/12/10Office Depot in Negotiations to Sell Office Depot Israel to New Hamashbir Lazarchan, Ltd.
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, announced today that it is currently in negotiations to sell its existing Office Depot (Israel) Ltd. business to New Hamashbir Lazarchan, Ltd. for proceeds of $47 million, less outstanding debt at time of closing, and the subsequent licensing of certain trade names and intellectual property rights. Office Depot Israel (ODI) currently operates 46 stores in ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/11/10Office Depot Releases Second Annual Catalog Dedicated to Products from Historically Underutilized Businesses
New Catalog Highlights Over 1,300 Products Offered by 30 Unique Certified Minority, Women, Disabled, Veteran and Small Businesses; Represents 25% Growth in Featured Vendors Compared to 2009 Catalog BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 11, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the release of the Company's second annual Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB) catalog, which highlights select HUB suppliers and an assortm... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/06/10Office Depot and Lil' Drug Store Products Named "Best New Product" Award Winner by Convenience Store News
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 06, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, and Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc., a leading supplier to the convenience store class of trade, today announced that the two companies are to be honored with the 2010 CSNews Best New Product Award at this year's National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) Show in Atlanta, GA. The award will be presented during a special event taking place today at the Georg... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
10/04/10Office Depot to Announce Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Wednesday, October 27, 2010
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct 04, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, will release third quarter earnings for the fiscal period ending September 25, 2010 on Wednesday, October 27, 2010. The Company will host a webcast to discuss third quarter earnings at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, October 27, 2010. To listen via webcast, please visit Office Depot's Investor Relations Web site at http://investor.officedepot.com. A r... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/30/10OfficeMax to Hold Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Conference Call
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced its intention to hold a conference call to discuss third quarter 2010 earnings for the fiscal period ended September 25, 2010 on Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (9:00 a.m. Central Time). The live audio webcast of the conference call can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at http://investor.offi... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/29/10Jonas Brothers Kick Off OfficeMax's Annual 'A Day Made Better' Cause Campaign for Teachers
- Jonas Brothers Surprise 25 Teachers at Los Angeles Charter School for the Arts with a gift of $25,000 worth of school supplies from OfficeMax - NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today commenced its annual cause campaign for teachers called "A Day Made Better" with a surprise visit from the multi-platinum selling pop group, Jonas Brothers, at Los Feliz Charter School for the Arts ("Los Fe... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/29/10MDU Resources Group, Inc. Awards Office Supplies Contract to Office Depot
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 29, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced it has been awarded a contract for office supplies by MDU Resources Group, Inc. MDU Resources provides natural resource-based products and related services that are essential to energy and transportation infrastructure. Its businesses include electric and natural gas utilities, natural gas pipelines and energy services, natural gas and oil prod... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/28/10NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team up to Donate 2,000 Book Bags to Kansas City-Area Children in Need
The Office Depot Foundation Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its National Backpack Program in 2010 KANSAS CITY, Mo., Sep 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, and the Office Depot Foundation announced today that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Old Spice Chevy Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), will join the Foundation on Thursday, September 30, to donate 2,000 book bags to non-profit organiza... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/28/10Office Depot Global Headquarters Awarded LEED Gold Certification for Existing Buildings - A First for the Office Supplies Industry
Environmentally Sustainable Operations Makes Office Depot One of the First National Retailers to Have Its Headquarters Building Certified BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 28, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company's Global Headquarters in Boca Raton, Florida, has been awarded Gold Certification under the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC)'s Leadership for Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) for Exi... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/27/10Office Depot Names PaganoPhoto - Photos by Mike Pagano the 2010 'Official Small Business of NASCAR(R), Courtesy of Office Depot' Sweepstakes Winner
With Help From NASCAR® Star Greg Biffle, Small Business Owner From Cedar Brook, N.J., Wins Unique Sweepstakes BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- It was a photo-worthy finish for one small business owner this weekend at Dover International Speedway! Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP), the Official Office Products Partner of NASCAR®, in partnership with 3M®, a fellow Official NASCAR Partner, is pleased to announce that Mike Pagano, owner of PaganoPhoto - Photos by Mike Pagano in Cedar B... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/23/10Office Depot(R) Announces Finalists in 'Official Small Business of NASCAR, Courtesy of Office Depot' Sweepstakes
With Help From NASCAR® Stars Tony Stewart And Greg Biffle, Two Small Business Finalists Will Compete For The 'Official Small Business of NASCAR, Courtesy of Office Depot' Title And A Chance To Win $1 Million This Weekend BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP), the Official Office Products Partner of NASCAR®, in partnership with 3M®, a fellow Official NASCAR Partner, has announced the two small business finalists in the sixth annual "Official Small Business ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/22/10Office Depot Introduces Exclusive Style@Work Collection by Thomasville
New Home Office Furniture Line Offers Classic Style, Quality Wood Craftsmanship and Affordability BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, is partnering with Thomasville, one of the nation's leading furniture brands, to launch its new and exclusive Style@Work Collection. Available online at www.officedepot.com/thomasville and in select Office Depot retail stores,... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/21/10Office Depot Small Business Index Reveals Small Businesses Still Reluctant to Hire
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the results of the latest Office Depot Small Business Index - a monthly survey commissioned to gauge the economic trends of small businesses in America. According to the latest Office Depot Small Business Index, which surveyed more than 1,000 small business customers, 56% of small businesses are expecting increased profits within the next six mon... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/16/10Benefits Corporation Awards Office Depot Its Office Supplies, Technology and Copy & Print Services Contract
Contract Provides Chambers of Commerce Members with Deep Discounts on Their Office Supplies, Furniture, Technology, and Print Needs from Office Depot BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced it has been awarded a contract for office supplies, technology and Copy & Print services by the Benefits Corporation. Benefits Corporation is a professional marketing company that provides va... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/14/10OfficeMax and E&I Announce New Contract
Early Adopter Incentive Rebate Highlights Expanded Program NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and technology, and E&I Cooperative Purchasing (E&I), the largest higher education purchasing consortium in North America, recently announced a new five-year contract for office supplies. As a valued E&I supplier, OfficeMax has been providing higher education institutions with superior value on office suppli... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/14/10Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative Awards Office Supplies Contract to Office Depot
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 14, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company has been awarded a new contract for office supplies by the Central Kentucky Educational Cooperative (CKEC). The agreement enables participating school systems within the State of Kentucky to immediately take advantage of significant discounts on office supplies from Office Depot. "Office Depot and the Central Kentucky Educationa... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/14/10OfficeMax Updates Third Quarter 2010 Guidance
OFFICEMAX TO PRESENT TODAY AT GOLDMAN SACHS ANNUAL GLOBAL RETAILING CONFERENCE NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that, as part of its presentation today at the Goldman Sachs Global Retailing Conference, it plans to update its outlook for the third quarter of 2010. Sam Duncan, Chairman and CEO of OfficeMax, said, "As we finish the Back-to-School season, we are pleased with our execution to date in the quarter in... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/13/10Office Depot Named as an Approved Statewide Vendor for State of Florida Office and Educational Supplies Contract
New Agreement Enables Office Depot To Provide Supplies And Services To Government Agencies Throughout The State Of Florida BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company has been awarded a new contract for office and educational supplies from the State of Florida Department of Management Services. Office Depot was one of three vendors awarded a contract on this multi-vendor... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/08/10Office Depot Releases 2010 Corporate Citizenship Report
Report Summarizes Company's Global Commitment to Diversity, Environmental Sustainability, Community and Ethics; Highlights Real Life Stories from Employees BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 08, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the release of its 2010 Corporate Citizenship Report. The Report, which highlights the Company's commitment to business, ethics, diversity, environmental sustainability and community around ... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/07/10The Detroit Regional Chamber Awards Office Supplies, Furniture and Copy and Print Services Contract to Office Depot
Contract Enables Office Depot to Provide Detroit Regional Chamber Members with Deep Discounts on Their Office Supplies and Print Needs BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 07, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot(R) (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced it has been awarded a contract for office supplies, furniture, and Copy and Print services by the Detroit Regional Chamber. Through this partnership agreement, Office Depot will continue to provide Detroit Reg... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/07/10OfficeMax to Present at Goldman Sachs Seventeenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Sept 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced it is scheduled to present at the Goldman Sachs Seventeenth Annual Global Retailing Conference. The presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, September 14, 2010 in New York City at 8:45 a.m. Eastern Time. A live audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed via the Internet by visiting the OfficeMax website at http://investor.officemax.... 
 Printer Friendly Version
09/01/10NASCAR Driver Tony Stewart and the Office Depot Foundation Team Up to Donate 4,000 Book Bags to Atlanta-Area Children in Need
The Office Depot Foundation Celebrates the 10th Anniversary of its National Backpack Program in 2010 ATLANTA, Sep 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot® (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, and the Office Depot Foundation announced today that Tony Stewart, driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Old Spice Chevy Impala in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM), will join the Foundation tomorrow, September 2, to donate 4,000 book bags to non-profit organizations and sch... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
09/01/10Office Depot Offers Last-Minute Tips for Small Businesses to Prepare for Hurricane Earl
BOCA RATON, Fla., Sep 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- As Hurricane Earl, a category 3 storm, is predicted to make landfall, Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, is urging small businesses along the mid-Atlantic coastline to get prepared. Hurricane Earl is predicted to pass within 50 miles of the Outer Banks of North Carolina early Friday morning, according to the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). It is the second major hurrican... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/30/10Office Depot to Present at the Goldman Sachs Seventeenth Annual Global Retailing Conference
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 30, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that it will present at the Goldman Sachs Seventeenth Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York City on Tuesday, September 14, 2010. The Company will make a brief presentation and participate in a question and answer session beginning at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. To listen via webcast, please visit Office Depot's Investor Relations W... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/26/10OfficeMax Goes Mobile with a New App for iPhone and iPod touch
New Mobile Shopping App Gives Customers Access to Exclusive Offers and Delivers Enhanced Benefits for MaxPerks Loyalty Members -- NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --The adoption of apps for iPhone(R) continues to enhance the retail shopping experience for both consumers and business people alike. OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced it is introducing a new free OfficeMax App for iPhone on the App Store. The Off... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/23/10A Photo of Miami HEAT Center Dexter Pittman at the Miami HEAT/Office Depot Back to School Event is Available on Business Wire's Website and AP PhotoExpress
Aug 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Miami HEAT center Dexter Pittman, together with Office Depot, welcomes students back to school at Miramar Elementary School in South Florida. Miami HEAT players Patrick Beverley and Kenny Hasbrouck were also at the event to hand out 900 backpacks filled with essential school supplies provided by Office Depot to children to commemorate the new school year. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/m... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/23/10Office Depot Foundation Donates 5,000 Backpacks to Mayor Bloomberg's Absenteeism Task Force
Helps New York Elementary School Children Prepare for New School Year NEW YORK, Aug 23, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --For the past 10 years, the Office Depot Foundation -- the independent charitable giving arm of Office Depot (NYSE: ODP) -- has given hope to elementary school children in need across the United States through its award-winning National Backpack Program. Now, in a collaborative partnership with Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, the Foundation has dona... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/19/10Office Depot Survey Reveals That "Saving Money" and "Economic Issues" Continue to Be at the Forefront of Small Businesses
BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 19, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the results of a new monthly survey -- The Office Depot Small Business Index -- commissioned to gauge the economic trends of small businesses. While many reports state that the economy is slowly leveling out and/or improving, the new results from Office Depot's Small Business Index clearly show that small... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/16/10Office Depot Announces Nationwide Rollout of U.S. Postal Service Offerings
Agreement Creates One Stop Shop For Both Office Supply and Shipping Needs BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 16, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE:ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced the nationwide rollout of U.S. Postal Service (USPS) offerings within the Company's retail store locations. With this new agreement in place, Office Depot becomes the first national retailer to offer Postal Service shipping products and services. Starting today, cust... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/13/10NASCAR(R) Star Tony Stewart and Office Depot to Auction Race-Worn Firesuit and Helmet to Benefit The Office Depot Foundation's National Backpack Program
Stewart Wore Firesuit And Helmet While Driving Special Back-To-School Themed Race Car During July 10 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) Race At Chicagoland Speedway BOCA RATON, Fla., Aug 13, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot(R) (NYSE: ODP), the Official Office Products Partner of NASCAR(R), is teaming up with Tony Stewart, a two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series(TM) champion and driver of the No. 14 Office Depot/Old Spice Chevy, for a special online charity auction accessible via the all-new http://... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
08/06/10OfficeMax and Chicago Public Schools Team up to Bring Kids a Special Summer Music Treat
1,000 Jonas Brothers 'Live In Concert' Tickets Go To Kids In Year-Round School Program NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 06, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services and sponsor of the Jonas Brothers Live In Concert with special guest Demi Lovato and the cast of Camp Rock 2, is donating 1,000 tickets to the Saturday, August 7 tour kick-off concert to the Chicago Public Schools to help give kids a special summer treat. The 1,000 tickets will be... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/06/10OfficeMax's 2010 Back-to-School Campaign Celebrates the Excitement and Opportunity of the New School Year
Marketing campaign includes new back-to-school supplies website, localized promotions and strategic partnerships to support parents, teachers and students this season NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 06, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, is launching its back-to-school marketing campaign for the 2010 season designed to capture the excitement and opportunity the new school year brings to parents, teachers and students. To view the mult... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/05/10OfficeMax Sponsors Jonas Brothers' 'Live In Concert' Tour
"Winning the Dream" Sweepstakes Will Send Lucky Winners to See Jonas Brothers Live in Concert NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 05, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, today announced its sponsorship of the Jonas Brothers 'Live In Concert' Tour. In honor of the sponsorship, OfficeMax has launched the 'Winning the Dream' sweepstakes to give five lucky fans the chance to see the Jonas Brothers live in San Francisco with three of t... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/04/10OfficeMax Reminds Everyone to Ink Responsibly
Printer Ink Cartridge Refills At OfficeMax Reduce Cost and Help Environment NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 04, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, wants to remind everyone using a computer printer to ink responsibly and use the OfficeMax Ink Refill service available at all OfficeMax stores to refill their inkjet cartridges rather than discarding them. Since launching its ink refill services in 2005, OfficeMax has refilled more... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/03/10Blackboard’s Interactive Mobile Learning Application Now Available in Europe, Middle East & Africa
AMSTERDAM – 3 August, 2010 – Blackboard Inc. (Nasdaq: BBBB) today announced the availability of Blackboard Mobile™ Learn for Blackberry®, Android™ and iPhone® OS powered devices across Europe, the Middle East and Africa, bringing two-way teaching and learning to mobile devices and giving millions of students full access to their course information directly from their smartphones.   Blackboard’s existing Blackboard Mobile Central application already delivers a mobile campus experience that... 
 Printer Friendly Version
08/03/10OfficeMax Reports Second Quarter 2010 Financial Results
NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug 03, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced the results for its fiscal second quarter ended June 26, 2010. Total sales were $1,653.2 million in the second quarter of 2010, a decrease of 0.3% from the second quarter of 2009. For the second quarter of 2010, OfficeMax reported net income (loss) available to OfficeMax common shareholders of $11.8 million, or $0.14 per diluted share. Sam Duncan, Chairman and CEO of OfficeMax, s... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/30/10Schoolio Makes Back To School Affordably Cool
OfficeMax exclusive Schoolio line features modern, budget-friendly school supplies in latest designs, patterns and color-palettes NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 30, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --As kids are gearing up to head back to class, OfficeMax(R) (NYSE: OMX), a leader in office products and services, is sending students back-to-school in style through the introduction of its 2010 collection of school supplies under its kid-centric private brand, Schoolio(TM). Available exclusively at OfficeMa... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/27/10The Cooperative Purchasing Network Awards Office Supplies Contract to Office Depot
Agreement Enables Office Depot To Provide Office Supplies and Services To Thousands Of Government Agencies Throughout The Country BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Office Depot(R) (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced it has been awarded a contract for office supplies by The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN). TCPN is a governmental agency that contracts on behalf of K-12 schools, ... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/27/10Office Depot Announces Second Quarter 2010 Results
BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 27, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced results for the fiscal quarter ending June 26, 2010. SECOND QUARTER RESULTS 1 Total Company sales in the second quarter of 2010 were $2.7 billion, a 4% decrease compared to the second quarter of 2009. The Company reported a loss, after preferred stock dividends, of $19 million in the second quarter of 2010, compared to a loss of $82... 
Download PDFPrinter Friendly Version
07/22/10OfficeMax Announces Departure of Chief Operating Officer
NAPERVILLE, Ill., July 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --OfficeMax(R) Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) today announced that Sam Martin, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company, notified the Company of his departure from OfficeMax to become Chief Executive Officer of another public company, effective July 21, 2010. Sam Duncan, Chairman and CEO of OfficeMax, said, "We thank Sam for the many contributions he has made to OfficeMax during his tenure at the Company. He was a... 
 Printer Friendly Version
07/21/10Office Depot Signs on as Official Sponsor of Back to School for Chicago Public Schools
Company Designs and Produces Parent Friendly Calendar For Nation's Third Largest School District BOCA RATON, Fla., Jul 21, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Office Depot (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company has been designated an "Official Sponsor of Back to School" for Chicago Public Schools.