PRESS RELEASE: Office Depot Provides Military Families with Free Photo Cards This Mother’s and Father’s Day
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In recognition of the mothers and fathers serving in the armed forces, Office Depot ® (NYSE: ODP), a leading global provider of office products and services, today announced that the Company will be providing military families with free photo cards to send to their loved ones this Mother’s and Father’s Day.
Through June 20, 2010, military families will be able to bring in a photo to any nationwide Office Depot Copy & Print Depot, select from one of five patriotic card designs, upload a greeting, and the custom card will be printed in minutes - free of charge.
“Office Depot is thrilled to help give back to those families with loved ones in the armed forces,” said George Hill, Senior Vice President of Office Depot’s Copy & Print Depot. “We hope that this program will help to put a smile on the faces of the thousands of mothers and fathers proudly serving our country.”
Additionally, Office Depot has an assortment of custom card designs for Mother’s and Father’s Day available for purchase at only $1.99, with 10 percent of the proceeds from the sale of these cards going to the Office Depot Foundation.
For more information, please visit your local Office Depot retail store location.
About Office Depot
Every day, Office Depot is Taking Care of Business for millions of customers around the globe. From the local corner store to the Fortune 500 company, Office Depot provides products and services to its customers through 1,584 worldwide retail stores, a dedicated sales force, top-rated catalogs and a $4.1 billion e-commerce operation. Office Depot has annual sales of approximately $12.1 billion, and employs about 41,000 associates around the world. The company provides more office products and services to more customers in more countries than any other company, and currently sells to customers directly or through affiliates in 51 countries.
Office Depot’s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol ODP and is included in the S&P 500 Index.
(First posted on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 at 14:00 EDT)