Partners with Bidvest Waltons and Dacris to Grow Presence in EMEA
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. & AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2015--
Inc., one of the largest internet retailers in the world, today
announced a partnership with Bidvest
Waltons, South Africa’s leading office products company, and Dacris,
a major distributor of office supplies in Romania.
These partnerships will enable customers with global presence to further
extend their global procurement programs through a single source
solution and thereby simplify ordering processes, identify ways to
reduce overall costs and gain better insights into their spending trends.
“Our goal is to help our customers consolidate spend by allowing them to
purchase everything they need from a single source,” said Christian
Horn, Senior Vice President, Staples Advantage, Europe. “Our wide
offering and our ability to serve more customers in more regions will
help businesses run a more productive and sustainable workplace at the
lowest possible total cost.”
Staples Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples which
services larger organizations of 20 or more employees up to the Fortune
1000 helps customers make more happen with more products, greater cost
savings and improved ordering efficiencies. It provides its customers
with a one source solution featuring comprehensive products and services
including office supplies, technology, printing, promotional products,
furniture and facility supplies, along with a customized level of
account support and best-in-class customer service.
Staples is the world’s top office products
company and one of the largest internet retailers. For 30 years, Staples
has served the needs of business customers and its vision is to provide
everything customers 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.
Source: Staples, Inc.