|Staples Announces Third Quarter 2002 Earnings Conference Call|
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 12, 2002--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPLS) will host a live Internet broadcast of its third quarter 2002 earnings conference call at 8:00 a.m.(Eastern) on Tuesday, November 19, 2002. 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) on November 19, through midnight on Tuesday, November 26, 2002.
This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Staples' Web site http://investor.staples.com.
The webcast is also being distributed over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investor can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor center at www.companyboardroom.com or by visiting any of the investor sites in CCBN's Individual Investor Network. Institutional investors can access the call via CCBN's password protected event management site, StreetEvents (www.streetevents.com).
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, France, Italy, Spain, Belgium, 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 approximately 55,000 associates serving customers through more than 1,400 office superstores, mail order catalogs, e-commerce and a contract business. More information about the company is available at http://www.staples.com.