|Staples To Broadcast Second Quarter 2001 Earnings Conference Call Via Live Webcast|
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 15, 2001--Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) will host a live Internet broadcast of its second quarter 2001 earnings conference call at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 21.
Individuals may access the broadcast from Staples' Web site directly at http://investor.staples.com. A replay of the quarterly earnings conference call will be available at http://investor.staples.com from 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time on August 21st through midnight on Tuesday, August 28th.
Staples Inc. is an $11 billion retailer of office supplies, business services furniture and technology to consumers and businesses from home-based businesses to Fortune 500 companies in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands and Portugal. Headquartered outside Boston, Staples invented the office superstore concept and today is the largest operator of office superstores in the world. The company has over 50,000 employees serving customers through more than 1,300 office superstores, mail order catalogs, e-commerce and a contract business. More information about the company is available at http://www.staples.com.