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  • Office Depot, OfficeMax To Close 400 Locations Across U.S.

    Office Depot Inc., which acquired OfficeMax last year, is planning to close 400 U.S. stores to reduce overlap as the company tries to position itself to compete with e-retailers, mass market chains and drugstores. Shares of Office Depot, which also...
  • Office Depot to close 400 stores

    Office Depot to close 400 stores
    Office Depot plans to close 400 U.S. stores — more than a fifth of its Office Depot and OfficeMax locations — by 2016, the company said Tuesday. Of those, 150 are slated to close late this year, after the back-to-school season. Boca Raton-...
  • Office Depot to close 400 stores after OfficeMax merger

    Office Depot to close 400 stores after OfficeMax merger
    Office Depot said Tuesday it plans to close 400 U.S. stores, with 150 stores slated to close in 2014. The company has multiple stores in Hampton Roads. Boca Raton-based Office Depot completed its $1.2 billion merger with OfficeMax last year. The office-...
  • Hot Doug's and the melancholy of closed restaurants

    Hot Doug's and the melancholy of closed restaurants
    There's something about coming across a newly vacated restaurant that feels like a gut punch. Businesses close all the time in sometimes startling, often melancholy-inducing ways. (Dominick's RIP.) But you shop in stores. You live in restaurants....
  • Staples to close up to 225 stores; February retail sales mixed

    Office supply giant Staples Inc. is planning to close as many as 225 North American stores while slashing annualized costs by up to $500 million by the end of 2015. The Framingham, Mass., company, which has been pressured by online competitors such as...
  • Illinois employers plan 1,000 layoffs in coming weeks

    Illinois employers plan 1,000 layoffs in coming weeks
    Illinois employers warned they would lay off more than 1,000 workers in the coming months, according to notices filed with Illinois regulators in February. Accretive Health warned it would lay off 148 workers. The company said in January the layoffs are...
  • Businesses gather more information than they need from consumers

    Businesses gather more information than they need from consumers
    Moira Hahn, like many consumers, always took it for granted that businesses wanted as much of her personal information as they could get. She didn't really start thinking about how such practices could come back to bite her until she became one of the...
  • Junk mail misfire: Bank of America mailer calls woman a 'slut'

    Junk mail misfire: Bank of America mailer calls woman a 'slut'
    There’s junk mail, and then there’s nasty mail: San Francisco writer Lisa McIntire says Bank of America sent her a credit card offer addressed to "Lisa Is A Slut McIntire," and she posted photos of it on Twitter on Thursday. BofA tweeted her...
  • Ace Hardware wants to keep employees' state taxes

    Ace Hardware wants to keep employees' state taxes
    Two years after Ace Hardware received a 10-year tax incentive package to keep its headquarters in Oak Brook, the company is back asking for a special tax break. The 4,700-store cooperative is seeking legal authority to collect the $12.7 million it was...
  • Bank of America mailer refers to recipient as 'slut'

    Bank of America mailer refers to recipient as 'slut'
    There's junk mail, and then there's nasty mail: San Francisco writer Lisa McIntire says Bank of America sent her a credit card offer addressed to "Lisa Is a Slut McIntire," and she posted photos of it Thursday on Twitter. The bank tweeted her an apology...
  • OfficeMax, Specialty Foods among companies planning layoffs

    OfficeMax, Specialty Foods among companies planning layoffs
    Illinois employers announced they would lay off more than 500 workers in the coming weeks, according to notices filed with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. Specialty Foods Group Inc., meat manufacturer, said it would...
  • OfficeDepot sees 4Q loss on costs of acquiring OfficeMax

    OfficeDepot sees 4Q loss on costs of acquiring OfficeMax
    Office supply retailer Office Depot Inc. reported a net loss for the fourth quarter due to charges associated with its acquisition of Naperville-based rival OfficeMax Inc. The company, which appointed turnaround expert Roland Smith as chief executive in...