Staples new price match policy ensures customers pay the lowest
price – both in stores and online
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 10, 2013--
Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is making it easier to shop and save this
holiday season with its new Staples Price Match Guarantee. Starting
November 3, Staples customers are guaranteed to pay the lowest price
every time they shop, whether it’s in stores or online. Staples will
price match items sold and shipped by Amazon.com or any retailer who
sells products in both retail stores and online under the same brand.
“Staples is committed to offering great products at the best prices,"
said Alison Corcoran, senior vice president of North American stores and
online marketing, Staples. "Whether shopping in-store or online, Staples
customers will be able to shop confidently, during the holiday season
and beyond, knowing that we are providing them with all the right
products and must-have gifts at the lowest prices.”
If Staples customers find a lower price on a new, identical item, they
can show the Staples Customer Service Desk associate the lower price at
the time of purchase in a Staples store and Staples will automatically
match the price. For a Price Match on Staples.com, customers can call
Some exclusions apply. Excluded products and services are Staples
EasyTechsm services, Copy & Print products produced by or
outsourced to third party vendors, custom print and promotional
products, postage, gift and phone cards and apps sold on the App Center.
Also Staples does not price match to competitors’ or its own local or
special events (e.g., grand opening, anniversary, clearance, timed sales
or liquidation sales, and “Black Friday” or “Cyber Monday” sales), or to
taxes, warranties, typographical errors, merchandise credits, or to
contracted prices offered to customers of Staples Advantage.
About Staples, Inc.
Staples is the world’s largest office products company and second
largest internet retailer. For 26 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/media
Source: Staples, Inc.
Carrie McElwee, 508-253-1405