|Staples To Broadcast First Quarter 2004 Earnings Conference Call Via Live Webcast|
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2004--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq:SPLS) will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter 2004 results on Tuesday, May 18, 2004 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (7 a.m. Central Time).
This call is being webcast by CCBN and can be accessed at Staples' Web site at www.staples.com.
The webcast is also being distributed over CCBN's Investor Distribution Network to both institutional and individual investors. Individual investors can listen to the call through CCBN's individual investor center at www.fulldisclosure.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 headquartered outside of Boston and sells a wide range of office products, including supplies, technology, furniture, and business services. With 2003 sales of $13.2 billion, Staples is committed to make buying office products easy. Approximately 60,000 associates serve consumers and businesses of all sizes -- from home-based businesses to Fortune 500 companies in the US, Belgium, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and the United Kingdom. Staples invented the office superstore concept and today, with nearly 1,600 office superstores, is the largest operator of office superstores in the world. Staples also serves its customers through its mail order catalog, e-commerce and contract businesses. More information is available at www.staples.com.
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