Sets Goal of 1,000 Energy Star Facilities by end of 2016
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) announced today that it has reached the
milestone of 500 facilities certified by the US Environmental Protection
Agency’s ENERGY STAR® program, reflecting the company’s long-standing
focus on sustainability across its business. The facilities include
stores, distribution centers and sales offices nationwide. Staples also
announced an aggressive goal to reach 1,000 ENERGY STAR facilities by
the end of 2016more...
Staples Advantage offers solutions to improve worker productivity
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--While nice weather and too many meetings rank high on the list of things
that decrease productivity in the office, more than 70 percent of both
office workers and managers believe that workers are more productive
today than they were five years ago, according to a recent survey from Staples
Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples, Inc.
Both office workers and managers agree that the following elements are
essential to amore...
Staples Announces Top Products and Return of Savings Pass
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS), the world’s largest office products
company and second largest internet retailer, has released the top
product picks for the 2013
back-to-school shopping season. This year’s collection features an
expanded assortment of fun, fashionable and functional must-have
supplies, everything from light-up pencil pouches to customized
“School supplies need to reflect students’ individualmore...
New format combines power of Staples’ retail network with capabilities of world’s second largest internet retailer
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, the world’s largest office products company, today announced
the launch of its first omnichannel stores, which combine the power of
the company’s expansive retail network with the digital capabilities of
the world’s second largest internet retailer. The stores, located in
Norwood, MA, and Dover, DE, incorporate Staples.com and Staples' mobile
assets into the retail experience, letting customers shop how they want.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples,
Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today that its Board of Directors has
declared a quarterly cash dividend on Staples, Inc. common stock of
$0.12 per share. The dividend is payable on July 18, 2013, to
shareholders of record on June 28, 2013.
Staples is the world’s largest office products company and second
largest internet retailer. For 27 years, Staples has served the needs of
6th Annual Staples for Students National School Supply Drive Makes It Easy for Parents and Teens to Lend a Hand
ATLANTA & FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--This summer, Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and Staples, Inc.
(Nasdaq: SPLS), the world’s largest office products company and second
largest internet retailer, are teaming up with teen actor Jake T.
Austin, for the 6th annual Staples
for Students national school supply drive to help kids get the tools
they need to be successful in school and achieve great futures.
Jake will be featured in the campaign’s public
Survey Highlights Discrepancies in Business Safety Preparedness and Ergonomic Support, in Advance of National Safety Month this June
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Natural disasters are the top safety concern among office employees, yet
the majority of businesses (60 percent) said recent disasters, including
Hurricane Sandy, haven’t led them to reassess their safety plans,
according to Staples second annual workplace safety survey. Survey
results on business risks and emergencies were issued in advance of
National Safety Month.
Consistent with last year’s results, the survey discoveredmore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today the results for its first
quarter ended May 4, 2013. Total company sales for the first quarter of
2013 were $5.8 billion, a decrease of three percent compared to the
first quarter of 2012. First quarter 2013 total company sales growth was
negatively impacted by approximately one percent due to 97 store
closures in North America and Europe during the 12 months preceding the
first quarter of 2013. Themore...
Staples first in the industry to offer same day photo content and easy approach for creating gifts, home and office décor
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples,
Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS), the world’s largest office products company and
second largest internet retailer, has launched its new Sports & Art
Photo Gallery which provides consumers with fast, affordable and
beautiful over-sized prints to make gifting or home design easy.
A new digital library of licensed professional photographs establishes
the Staples Sports and Art Photo Gallery as an industry-first photo
Plus and Premier Members Earn Exclusive Benefits in Addition to Free Shipping and 5% Back in Staples Rewards on Everything
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples
Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS), the world’s largest office supply company and
second largest internet retailer, today added new benefits designed to
help small business owners operate their companies as part of Staples’
industry-leading Rewards program.
Starting today, new and exclusive Staples EasyTechSM and
Office on the Go services will be available to Plus and Premier Staples
Rewards members, making multi-tasking and mobilitymore...