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The Southtown Star
OfficeMax wants tax breaks to stay in Illinois
OfficeMax Inc. is asking the state of Illinois for tax breaks to keep the company's headquarters in-state after the office supply chain's merger with Office Depot Inc. is complete.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Office Depot Announces Annual Shareholders Meeting Date
Shareholders of record on July 11, 2013 will be eligible to vote at the annual shareholders meeting.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Short Sellers Load Up on Best Buy and Sears
The number of shares sold short in Avon Products , GameStop , Office Depot and OfficeMax also increased between the May 15 and May 31 settlement dates.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Top Office Depot holder sues for annual meeting Starboard Value LP,...
Starboard Value LP, Office Depot's largest shareholder, filed suit to force the office supply retailer hold an annual meeting, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Starboard sues Office Depot for not holding annual meeting
The activist investor said in the complaint the company had not held an annual shareholder meeting for 13 months.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Are Shorts Right About Staples?
With shares of Staples trading at around $15.50, is SPLS an OUTPERFORM, WAIT AND SEE or STAY AWAY? Let's analyze the stock with the relevant sections of our CHEAT SHEET investing framework : Staples has performed well this year, but is this trend sustainable? Longs will say yes, and they will most likely point to the merger between Office Depot and ... (more)
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Gerard Design changes its name
The award-winning strategic branding and integrated marketing communications agency in Warrenville is making the change to emphasize its branding and marketing expertise, as well as the comprehensive range of services that it offers.
Staples, Inc. (SPLS) Stock Could Have Much Further to Rise
Yet even with all the good things that have been going on with the company lately, Staples, Inc. stock only recently managed to hit 52-week highs, and it still trades for just over half what shares fetched as recently as early 2010.
The Business Ledger
OfficeMax, Office Depot name CEO search firm
OfficeMax Inc. and Office Depot Inc. said Tuesday that they have hired Korn/Ferry International in their CEO search related to the pending $1.2 billion combination of the two office supply chains.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
OfficeMax sets shareholders meeting to vote on merger
Naperiville-based OfficeMax Inc. has set July 10 meeting of shareholders to consider and vote on the company's merger with Office Depot.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Report Published: "OfficeMax, Inc. : Retail - Company Profile, SWOT and Financial Report"
The profile contains a company overview, key facts, major products and services, swot analysis, business description, company history, financial analysis, mergers & acquisitions, recent developments, key employees, company locations and subsidiaries, employee biographies as well as competitive benchmarking data.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Office Depot Announces Sale of Joint Venture Stake in Office Depot De ...
Office Depot , a leading global provider of office supplies and services, today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to sell its 50% stake in Latin American Joint Venture Office Depot de Mexico S.A. de C.V. to Grupo Gigante, S.A.B. de C.V. for the Mexican Peso amount of 8,777.36 million in cash.
Sat Jun 01, 2013
Fri May 31, 2013
Hedge Funds Are Selling OfficeMax Inc
In the eyes of most traders, hedge funds are viewed as worthless, outdated investment tools of years past.
Tue May 28, 2013
Chain Store Age
Office Depot, Office Max select BCG for integration support
Boca Raton, Fla. Office Depot Inc. and OfficeMax Incorporated have selected The Boston Consulting Group to provide integration support for the two companies' pending merger.
Morning Research on LOW, UAL, YUM, OMX, and HA
StockCall.com Provides Stock Research on Lowe's Companies Inc., United Continental Holdings Inc., Yum! Brands Inc., OfficeMax Inc., and Hawaiian Holdings Inc.
Thu May 23, 2013
Boston Consulting Group to advise on Office Depot, Office Max merger
Where will the combined company be headquartered? That's one of the questions left to be answered.