|Staples, Inc. Announces Date of Annual Meeting of Stockholders|
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 28, 2008--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) announced today that its 2008 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Monday, June 9, 2008 at 3:30 p.m., at The Ritz-Carlton, Denver, 1881 Curtis Street, Denver, Colorado.
Staples, Inc. invented the office superstore concept in 1986 and today is the world's largest office products company. With 76,000 talented associates, the company is committed to making it easy to buy a wide range of office products, including supplies, technology, furniture, and business services. With 2007 sales of $19.4 billion, Staples serves consumers and businesses ranging from home-based businesses to Fortune 500 companies in 22 countries throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples operates more than 2,000 office superstores and also serves its customers through mail order catalog, e-commerce and contract businesses. More information is available at www.staples.com.
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