Staples Announces Exclusive Launch of Microsoft Match

Platform Matches Customer with the Right Windows Device for Their Needs

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--()--Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today announced Microsoft Match, a new program from Staples that helps customers determine the best Windows device for their needs. Microsoft Match is available exclusively on www.staples.com/microsoftmatch and in select Staples stores.

Microsoft Match lets customers answer a few simple questions aimed at finding the benefits and features most important to them. The Match program finds the most suitable Windows PC, tablet or laptop.

Microsoft Match helps customers find their perfect Windows device and gives customers access to inventory across stores and Staples warehouses. It also allows customers to receive delivery wherever and whenever they choose. With Staples’ Price Match Guarantee and Staples Rewards, customers will pay the lowest price and earn up to 5% back in Rewards on any purchase.

“At Staples, we’re making it easy for customers to find the best device for their needs with the Microsoft Match program,” said Peter Scala, executive vice president, merchandising, Staples. “Information from Microsoft Match will enable Staples EasyTech associates to provide even more targeted recommendations so business customers can take full advantage of the Microsoft suite of programs for running their business.”

“The Windows ecosystem provides a tremendous array of device options for customers,” said Peter Han, vice president of worldwide OEM marketing, Microsoft. “The new Microsoft Match tool from Staples will help customers identify their ideal Windows device in a new and engaging way.”

Staples’ Price Match Guarantee will help customers get their device at the lowest price. Plus, Staples Rewards members get up to 5% back in Rewards and free shipping on www.staples.com.

To experience Microsoft Match, visit www.staples.com/microsoftmatch

About Staples:

Staples makes it easy to make more happen with more products and more ways to shop. Through its world-class retail, online and delivery capabilities, Staples lets customers shop however and whenever they want, whether it’s in-store, online or on mobile devices. Staples offers more products than ever, such as technology, facilities and break room supplies, furniture, safety supplies, medical supplies, and Copy and Print services. Staples also offers free shipping for Staples Rewards Members, in most cases overnight. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples operates throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. More information about Staples (SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.

Contacts

Staples, Inc.
Kristine Houston, 508-253-8468
Kristine.Houston@Staples.com

Contacts

Staples, Inc.
Kristine Houston, 508-253-8468
Kristine.Houston@Staples.com