ADVISORY, July 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Staples, Inc. (SPLS), the world's largest office supply company and second largest internet retailer, is marking the official start of the 2013 back-to-school shopping season today by opening the NASDAQ market with the "first bell" and announcing a new Staples Rewards program that benefits parents, teachers and the classroom.
For the sixth consecutive year, the company will sound the "first bell" announcing a new Staples Rewards program that benefits parents, teachers and the classroom, a wide assortment of products, innovative technology and great prices.
In honor of the occasion, Demos Parneros, President of North American Stores & Online at Staples, Inc. will preside over the NASDAQ Opening Bell.
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About Staples, Inc. [SPLS]:
Staples is the world's largest office products company and second largest internet retailer. For 27 years, Staples has served the needs of business customers and its vision is to provide every product businesses need to succeed. Through its world-class retail, online and delivery capabilities, Staples offers office supplies, technology products and services, facilities and breakroom supplies, furniture, copy and print services and a wide range of other product categories. With thousands of associates worldwide dedicated to making it easy for businesses of all sizes, Staples operates throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The company is headquartered outside Boston. More information about Staples (Nasdaq:SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.
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