| Aug 6, 2013
Activist investor details changes it seeks for Office Depot
Activist investor Starboard Value filed a 100-plus page white paper with regulators Monday detailing what it thinks is wrong with Office Depot and proposed plans for "renewal and...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Office Depot is on track to deliver $400 million to $600 million in savings from merging with rival OfficeMax, the Boca Raton-based company said Tuesday during an earnings conference call with analysts.
But the company wouldn't comment on expected...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 1:36 PM
Both the state and local economic development officials are preparing financial incentives to try and keep the corporate headquarters of OfficeMax Inc. in Naperville, now that the company is merging with Florida-based Office Depot Inc.
| Aug 3, 2013
| 8:31 PM
Police are still in the process of putting together the report on Friday's accident, which killed one man and seriously injured another, said Capt. Dave McNeil of the Aberdeen Police Department.
The second person injured Friday in the industrial...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 1:50 PM
Get your pack for a penny.
Now through August 3, shoppers can purchase a large variety of backpacks or messenger bags at any OfficeMax store or OfficeMax.com and receive the full value, minus one penny, back in MaxPerks Bonus Rewards for a future...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 3:31 AM
Monday is Free Shipping Day 2012 with more than 1,600 merchants offering guaranteed Christmas Eve delivery on online purchases.
Some of the store that participating: Kohl's, JC Penney, Sears, Kmart, Neiman Marcus, Saks Fifth Avenue, Nordstrom, Bed...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 10:35 AM
The stock prices of Office Depot Inc. and OfficeMax Inc. surged Tuesday on word that the companies are contemplating a merger to better compete against Staples Inc.
The two office-supply chains are reportedly in talks that could result in a deal this...
| Feb 20, 2013
| 9:26 AM
Office Depot Inc. is buying smaller rival OfficeMax Inc. in what it’s calling a “merger of equals,” creating a heftier office-supply company to challenge industry leader Staples.
In the $1.2-billion all-stock deal, OfficeMax...
| Feb 24, 2013
"Dancing is not my forte," OfficeMax Chief Executive Ravi Saligram said on an analyst call with Office Depot CEO Neil Austrian to discuss the merger of the office supply retailers. "Notwithstanding this, I joined Fred Astaire Dance School, and lo and...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 6:33 AM
If you've dreamed of lacing them up and strutting your stuff at Soldier Field, this could be your chance. But not for football.
The Chicago Bears' home field next month will host two days of public skating and other hockey events as part of the...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 3:44 AM
"Elf Yourself" and star in a free, silly holiday video from OfficeMax and then turn it into a free 2013 calendar valued at $6.99.
Upload photos and select a dance. Choose from Classic, Soul, Hip Hop, '80's and Charleston. Cast up to four other elves in...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 4:35 PM
Naperville-based OfficeMax said Thursday that its fiscal fourth-quarter profit fell 76 percent on weak sales growth and a variety of asset impairment and severance charges. …...