Bella Thorne, DoSomething.org and Staples Unite to Make a Difference
NEW YORK & FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Teen actress and recording artist Bella Thorne teamed up for the 5th
annual Staples for Students national school supply drive with Staples
this summer to help thousands of kids in need. The campaign resulted in
hundreds of thousands of dollars in school supplies going to students
across the country.
Bella Thorne encouraged teens to make a difference by collecting
supplies and helped raise awareness through amore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today announced that Michael T. Williams
has been appointed senior vice president, general counsel and secretary,
effective Nov. 7, 2012. Williams will have global management
responsibility for the company’s legal team and will report to Ron
Sargent, Staples’ chairman and chief executive officer.
“Mike brings more than 25 years of legal management experience to
Staples,” Sargent said. “With his provenmore...
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
$0.11 per share. The dividend is payable on October 18, 2012, to
shareholders of record on September 28, 2012.
Staples is the world’s largest office products company and a trusted
source for office solutions. The company provides products, services andmore...
Staples and the National Safety Council collaborate to provide safety tips for National Preparedness Month this September
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples is teaming up with the National Safety Council during National
Preparedness Month to provide safety tips and products to help small
businesses prepare for emergencies. The new Staples.com Safety
Research Center provides guides to help small businesses prepare for
common safety issues and emergencies, as well as access to a full
assortment of health and safety-related products. A recent Staples survey
of small business managers and officemore...
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today the results for its second
quarter ended July 28, 2012. Total company sales for the second quarter
of 2012 were $5.5 billion, a decrease of six percent in U.S. dollars and
three percent on a local currency basis compared to the second quarter
of 2011. Diluted earnings per share, on a GAAP basis, decreased 28
percent to $0.18 from $0.25 achieved in the second quarter of 2011.
During the secondmore...
5th Annual Staples for Students School Supply Drive Benefits Students
LOS ANGELES & FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) and DoSomething.org along with teen actress and
recording artist Bella Thorne teamed up with celebrities including Harry
Shum, Jr., Kendall and Kylie Jenner, JoJo, Kat Graham and teen
volunteers to stuff backpacks with school supplies for Los Angeles-area
students in need. The annual Staples for Students celebrity school
supply drive at the Globe Theater at Universal followed yesterday’s Teen
Choice Awards. The eventmore...
Company Rings in Season at NASDAQ with Extreme Deals, New Ad and Latest Trends for the Back-to-School Season
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) marks the official start to the 2012
back-to-school shopping season today by ringing the “First Bell” at
NASDAQ and announcing guaranteed savings on an amazing assortment of
supplies, technology and new products through several exciting deals. As
the premier shopping destination for the season, Staples offers
customers extreme penny deals, the Back-to-School Savings Pass, money
back on technology and an interactivemore...
Highly acclaimed Nexus 7 tablet features Google’s Jelly Bean operating system
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples,
Inc, the world’s largest office products company and second largest
e-commerce company in the world, today announced that Nexus 7 from
Google is now available for pre-sale. Nexus 7 8GB and 16GB will be
available in Staples stores nationwide and at Staples.com for just $199
and $249 respectively later this month.
“Staples is a leader in offering the latest technology for small
businesses and consumers, and we are thrilledmore...
Majority of owners plan to go on vacation and are preparing for growth for the rest of 2012
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Summer is officially underway, and small businesses report that they are
already feeling the heat -- in a good way. More than half (55 percent)
of small business owners and managers see their businesses as “heating
up” and expect business to grow over the rest of the year, according to
a survey conducted by Staples, Inc.
Many small businesses surveyed continue to feel more confident, with 70
percent reporting that they are planning tomore...
Company Announces Great Back-to-School Savings and Top Products
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--From binders in vibrant candy-colored hues to shag carpeting and LED
chandeliers for lockers, Staples®, Inc (NASDAQ: SPLS).
launches the back-to-school season in style with the hottest new product
trends and guaranteed savings on essential supplies. Staples, the
world’s largest office products company and top retail destination for
back to school, offers an amazing assortment of designs and essentials
throughout the season to fit students’ needsmore...