FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--With summer half over and the graduation parties now just a memory,
recent college graduates across the country are getting serious about
completing their journey from college to the real world with their first
professional job search. One of the most difficult tasks in this
transition is presenting a professional resume and related materials in
a way that stands out from the competition. According to the Copy &
Print Center experts atmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) has teamed up with Ashley Tisdale, one of
America's hottest young celebrities and star of the Disney Channel's
High School Musical and The Suite Life of Zach & Cody, to make this
back-to-school season the most exciting ever for teens. During the
Staples "Geared 4 School" sweepstakes, teens can win daily and weekly
prizes that include this season's hottest back-to-school products. One
lucky grand prize winner willmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While many are still dreaming of summer vacations, the back-to-school
season is just around the corner for many families. With schools in 16
states starting classes in early August, Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) is
making it easy for parents to get a jump on back-to-school by offering
essential supplies for less than the average price of a gallon of
gas.(a) Staples' Extreme Deals this week kick off the back-to-school
season with popular items such asmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today a joint venture with UB
Office Systems and one of its business units, UB Express, a leading
office supplies delivery business in Taiwan. The agreement establishes a
platform for Staples to enter the estimated $2.5 billion Taiwan office
"As Staples expands globally, the Taiwan market represents a significant
opportunity for the company," said Ron Sargent, Staples chairman andmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today the results for its first
quarter ended April 29, 2006. Total company sales increased nine percent
to $4.2 billion compared to the first quarter of 2005. Net income rose
26 percent year over year to $186 million, and earnings per share, on a
diluted basis, increased 25 percent to $0.25, from the $0.20 achieved in
the first quarter of last year.
First quarter North American Retail comparablemore...
(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS)
Staples, Inc. will celebrate its 20th anniversary by hosting the
first remote opening of The NASDAQ Stock Market in the Northeast.
The Opening Bell ceremony will feature Staples Chairman and CEO Ron
Sargent and NASDAQ President and CEO Bob Greifeld, along with
hundreds of Staples associatesmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPLS) will hold its quarterly conference call to
discuss first quarter 2006 results on Tuesday, May 16, 2006 at 8:00 a.m.
Eastern Time (7 a.m. Central Time).
This call is being webcast by Thomson/CCBN and can be accessed at
Staples' Web site at http://investor.staples.com.
The webcast is also being distributed through the Thomson StreetEvents
Network to both institutional and individual investors.more...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc., (Nasdaq:SPLS) is going streetside for tax deadline day,
deploying mobile Copy & Print Centers on the curb next to the busiest
post offices in six cities across the country including Boston, Chicago,
Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia and San Francisco. Staples is
offering free copies of tax returns until a half-hour before the
midnight filing deadline to make it easy for tax filers to maintain
copies of their importantmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ever wish you had your own professional organizer to bring order to your
life? Or a personal assistant to run errands and save you time? Staples,
Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS), is making life easier with the launch of its "Win
the Easy Life™" national sweepstakes. Staples has hidden 10 winning
tickets in its popular Easy Button desk accessory to help customers
maintain a better balance between work and life.
According to a recent study by themore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--According to a report by the Better Business Bureau and Javelin
Research, 9.3 million Americans were victims of identity theft in
2005.(1) With the deadline for filing taxes a little more than a month
away, Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS), the world's largest office products
company, and personal security expert Robert Siciliano have teamed up to
help consumers ensure personal security during tax season and throughout