|Staples Executives Sell Shares in Block Trade|
|FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Sep 7, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Staples Inc. (Nasdaq:SPLS)
announced today that a number of executives sold 1,570,000 Staples shares in a
block trade executed by Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown.
The sale of the shares relates to repayment of debt these executives undertook to exercise Staples.com shares.