|Staples To Broadcast Presentation at Sanford Bernstein Conference Via Live Webcast|
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 2005--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPLS) will broadcast its presentation at Sanford Bernstein's Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, June 1, 2005 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (8 a.m. Central Time) via live webcast. A replay of the webcast will be available from 11:00 am on June 1 through June 8, 2005.
This call is being webcast by Thomson/CCBN and can be accessed at Staples' Web site at http://investor.staples.com.
The webcast is also being distributed through the Thomson StreetEvents Network. Individual investors can listen to the call at www.earnings.com, Thomson's individual investor portal, powered by StreetEvents. Institutional investors can access the call via Thomson StreetEvents (www.streetevents.com), a password-protected event management site.
Staples, Inc. invented the office superstore concept in 1986 and today is the world's largest office products company. With 65,000 talented associates, the company is committed to making it easy to buy a wide range of office products, including supplies, technology, furniture, and business services. With 2004 sales of $14.4 billion, Staples serves consumers and businesses ranging from home-based businesses to Fortune 500 companies in 21 countries throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples operates approximately 1,695 office superstores and also serves its customers through mail order catalog, e-commerce and contract businesses. More information is available at www.staples.com.
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