Staples Launches Season with 25% off Back-to-School Supplies with a
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 12, 2016--
Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) rings ‘First Bell’ at NASDAQ to kick off the
back-to-school season including great deals, 110% lowest price guarantee
and added convenience for stress-free shopping.
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Steven Matyas, center, president of North American retail at Staples Inc., kicks off the 2016 back-to-school season at the NASDAQ Opening Bell Ceremony in New York, Tuesday, July 12, 2016, announcing that Staples has all of the products students need at the lowest prices, guaranteed. (Diane Bondareff/AP Images for Staples)
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“When customers shop at Staples for back-to-school supplies we guarantee
we have the lowest prices, period,” said Steve Matyas, president of
North American retail, Staples. “We offer the best selection of the top
brands that parents want at the best prices. Plus we’ve expanded our
retail-only back-to-school items on Staples.com to make it convenient
and stress free for parents to buy online and pick up in store.”
Staples has all the back-to-school products that students need at the
lowest prices guaranteed including:
off School Supplies when you buy a backpack - Save instantly
in store and online via coupon code. Valid July 3-August 13.
110% Lowest Price Guarantee - Staples matches any
competitors’ prices, plus gives customers an additional 10 percent of
the difference between the Staples price and the competitor price at
time of purchase.
List for School - Season-long lowest prices on back-to-school
essentials such as composition books, two-pocket folders, pens,
scissors, crayons and technology like calculators, USB drives, ear
buds, batteries and more.
School Steals - Extra savings on popular items and can be
found in the Staples weekly ad.
Deal - Receive FREE 30 days of tech support with any laptop,
desktop or all-in-one PC purchase at Staples.
Rewards or Teacher Rewards - Members earn up to five
percent back in Rewards and receive free shipping on orders over
$14.99 on Staples.com. Teacher Rewards members receive up to ten
percent back in Rewards on teaching and art supplies.
Brand Products – Shop Staples Brand Products for a great
assortment at an everyday value.
Convenient Back-to-School Shopping
matter how customers want to do their back-to-school shopping, Staples
offers convenient ways to shop in more than 1,300 stores, online at
Staples.com or through their mobile app. Staples has expanded the
back-to-school selection on www.staples.com/backtoschool
by hundreds of retail-only items to make back-to-school shopping easier
than ever to buy online and pick-up in store.
New this year on the
Staples back-to-school center are the Backpack
Solutions Finders. Both tools are designed to help customers
narrow down the selection of writing tools and backpacks to find the
perfect fit. Customers are able to sort by brand, color, type and size
to see a customized view of products specific to their needs.
Adding even more convenience to the shopping experience, Staples teamed
up with TeacherLists.com to offer individual classroom teacher supply
lists on www.staples.com/teacherlists.
Starting late July, Staples customers will have instant access to
hundreds of thousands of back-to-school teacher supply lists even before
the schools have had the chance to distribute. New lists are added every
Supporting Teachers and Awarding a $50,000
Scholarship and the Chance to Meet Katy Perry
once again joining forces with superstar Katy Perry to help teachers
bring learning to life for students during the back-to-school season.
Continuing its long-standing commitment to supporting education through
for Students program, Staples is donating $1 million to
DonorsChoose.org, a charity that has funded classroom projects for
teachers and has positively affected more than 18 million students
across the country.
Fans can enter the ‘Staples for Students’ Sweepstakes for a chance to
win a $50,000 scholarship. The grand prize winner – in addition to four
lucky first prize winners and one guest each – will also win travel to
Los Angeles, where they’ll attend an exclusive Winners VIP Celebration
with Katy Perry.
to learn about entry into the sweepstakes and for the rules. Entries
must be submitted before September 10, 2016 at 11:59 PM ET and entrants
must be 13 years or older.
About Staples, Inc.
Staples retail stores and Staples.com
help small business customers make more happen by providing a broad
assortment of products, expanded business services and easy ways to
shop, all backed with a lowest price guarantee. Staples offers
businesses the convenience to shop and buy how and when they want - in
store, online, via mobile or though social apps. Staples.com customers
can either buy online and pick-up in store or ship for free from
Staples.com with Staples Rewards minimum purchase. Expanded services
also make it easy for businesses to succeed with in-store Business
Centers featuring shipping services and products, copying, scanning,
faxing and computer work stations, Tech Services, full-service Print &
Marketing Services, Staples Merchant Services, small business lending
and credit services.
Staples Business Advantage, the business-to-business division of
Staples, Inc., helps mid-market, commercial and enterprise-sized
customers make more happen by offering a curated assortment of products
and services combined with deep expertise, best-in-class customer
service, competitive pricing and state-of-the art-ecommerce site.
Staples Business Advantage is the one-source solution for all things
businesses need to succeed, including office supplies, facilities
cleaning and maintenance, breakroom snacks and beverages, technology,
furniture, interior design and Print & Marketing Services. Headquartered
outside of Boston, Staples, Inc. operates throughout North and South
America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. More information about
Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.
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