|Staples, Inc. Issues 2007 Annual Report to Shareholders|
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 30, 2008--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today announced that its 2007 Annual Report is available online at Staples' Investor Information Web page on www.staples.com. The 2007 Annual Report includes Staples' annual report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended February 2, 2008, previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Hard copies of the report are available free of charge to Staples shareholders by calling 800-468-7751.
Staples, Inc. invented the office superstore concept in 1986 and today is the world's largest office products company. With 76,000 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 2007 sales of $19.4 billion, Staples serves consumers and businesses ranging from home-based businesses to Fortune 500 companies in 22 countries throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples operates more than 2,000 office superstores and also serves its customers through mail order catalog, e-commerce and contract businesses. More information is available at www.staples.com.CONTACT: Staples, Inc.
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