Staples Buys Office Depot For $6 BillionThe rapidly changing tools of the work place and the way we shop has led to another major consolidation in the retail office supply business as Staples announced the $6 billion acquisition of rival Office Depot.
Leaders of Postal Service Unions are Concerned about the threat of Privatization
Consumer Reports’ Survey Looks At Tech Support ServicesYou know that dreaded moment when your hard drive crashes. If you're like most people, you can't fix it yourself. Do you know where to turn?
Union To Protest Postal Counters In Staples StoresPostal workers in 27 states plan to protest against the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with Staples employees.
Staples To Close Stores: Part Of National Trend?Staples is closing 225 of its 1,846 stores by the end of next year; although, it won't say where.
USPS Service Center Opens Inside North Hills Staples StoreMailing your holiday packages this season may be easier than ever because you won't have to step foot in a post office.
OfficeMax & Office Depot Merger Could Affect Local JobsThey are calling it a merger of equals -- the consolidation of Office Max, a Illinois-based company, with Office Depot, an Florida-based company -- to become one giant office supply store better positioned to take on number one Staples.
Best Buy Announces Store And Online Price MatchBest Buy is making a big move, announcing that beginning next month it will match the prices of more than a dozen on-line retailers.
$2 Million In Unclaimed Rebates For Pennsylvania ResidentsNearly $2 million dollars in unclaimed promotional rebates will be available to Pennsylvania residents.
High-Tech Supplies On Back To School Shopping ListsFifth-grader Chloe Benincasa and her mother walk right past the technology aisle in the Staples store in Dormont. But Carola Benincasa says her son, in middle school, is a different story.
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