Staples offers in-store savings and sweepstakes for educators
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 14, 2017--
Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS) is honoring teachers this back-to-school
season with “Teacher Appreciation” days, which include an exclusive 10%
savings to help teachers save money and stock their classrooms with the
essentials they need to be fully prepared for the new school year.
“We’re proud to celebrate teachers through our Teacher Appreciation Days
and our Staples for Students program, which helps to create a positive
classroom experience and ensures teachers have the resources they need
for a successful classroom,” said Christine Mallon, vice president,
marketing, Staples. “Teachers are the heroes of the classroom and we’re
glad to help support their efforts to create an engaging environment for
students – out next generation of pros.”
Find Teacher Appreciation Date Near You
Beginning July 14 and ending August 28, Staples stores will
offer four-day Teacher Appreciation promotions running on designated
Friday to Monday periods to accommodate teachers’ busy schedules and
varying school start dates throughout the country.
Teachers are encouraged to visit Staples.com
to find out when their stores are hosting the promotion.
During the promotional period, teachers who visit Staples stores and
show valid educator identification will receive 10% off their purchase
and, while supplies last, a special “Teacher Appreciation Kit” with
coupons, samples and additional discounts.
For more information on Teacher Appreciation promotions and dates of
local store events, visit www.staples.com/teacherappreciation
Staples’s Teacher Appreciation days reflect the company’s decades-long
commitment to supporting education. An estimated 99.5% of all
public-school teachers use their own money to equip their classrooms –
often at a cost of more than $400 per year. With the Teacher
Appreciation Days, Staples helps teachers save money on essentials and
resources that can inspire students to excel.
Teacher Appreciation Sweepstakes
In-store, teachers can enter by taking a photo with their Teacher
Appreciation Kit and posting it on Twitter or Instagram using the
hashtags #StaplesLovesTeachers and #Sweepstakes, alongside a
description of why they love being a teacher.
Sweepstakes winners will receive a school supplies prize pack valued
at $500 and a Scholastic subscription, which includes one-year
subscriptions to two Scholastic magazines, Scholastic printable
resources, and a Scholastic eBook collection.
For additional information regarding entry details and official rules
please visit staples.com/teacherappreciation.
About Staples, Inc.
Staples brings technology and people
together in innovative ways to consistently deliver products, services
and expertise that elevate and delight customers. Staples is in business
with businesses and is passionate about empowering people to become true
professionals at work. Headquartered outside of Boston, Mass., Staples,
Inc. operates primarily in North America, with additional offices in
South America and Asia. More information about Staples is available at www.staples.com.
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Meghan McCarrick, 508-253-2379