Office Depot - Office supplies and copy services
Office Depot / OfficeMax
Office Depot is an office supply retailer that sells an array of products. The range of products available include filing and storage, paper, ink and toner. Mailing supplies are also in store, including envelopes and stationery. There are also break room supplies, including candy, coffee, and sodas. They have a computer section with computer and tablet accessories, monitors, projectors and data storage. The company also has services including custom printing of business cards and stationery, promotional products branded with a company's logo, and copy services. Office Depot also has a Small Biz Club with resources and tools for small businesses. There are also "Worklife Rewards" that offer discounts on ink, toner, paper and copy purchases. The retailer provides mobile alerts so that customers can get updates and special offers on a real-time basis.
Office Depot - Office supplies since 1986
Office Depot was established in 1986 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida by Patrick Sher. In 1993, the company branched into stationery with the acquisition of both Wilson Stationery and Printing Company and Eastman Office Products Corporation. The retailer expanded into 6 new countries in the late 1990s and now has stores in 20 different countries worldwide. Today the retailer has over 1,600 stores worldwide and employs approximately 38,000 people. As of 2009, their annual revenue exceeded $12 billion. The current CEO of the company is Neil Austrian, who assumed leadership in 2011. Office Depot is an S&P 500 company and is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida.