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October 18, 2011

STAPLES LAUnCHES BRIGHTON PROFESSIONAL™ janitorial and BREAKROOM supplies

Staples Inc., announced today the launch of Brighton Professional™ facility and breakroom products. With Brighton Professional, Staples is deepening its commitment to facility solutions with high quality products that help make it easy for customers to maintain a clean, safe and healthy building at a great value.

Brighton Professional products are laboratory tested for performance and reliability and come with a 100 percent satisfaction guarantee. Products will include:

· Janitorial paper, such as paper towels, bath tissue, facial tissue and folding towels;

· Facilities supplies/chemical and cleaners, such as industrial glass cleaner, multi-purpose cleaners, disinfectants, air fresheners, foam soap, cleaning tools and floor care products;

· Breakroom supplies, including cups, plates and cutlery.

Staples is committed to helping businesses of all sizes keep their workspaces clean with a broad assortment of cleaning supplies available through its cleaning and maintenance division of Staples Advantage (Staples Facility Solutions), Staples.com and in Staples stores nationwide.

To learn more about Brighton Professional, visit Staples executives at the International Facility Management Association’s (IFMA’s) World Workplace Conference & Expo on October 26 – 28 in Phoenix, AZ. Staples executives will also be available to discuss overall insights into the cleaning and sustainability industry.

What: IFMA’s World Workplace Conference & Expo is the largest, most longstanding and well-respected annual conference and exposition for facility management and related professions.

Where: Phoenix Convention Center

100 North 3rd Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004

Staples Booth #1307

When: Oct. 26 - 28, 2011

Register: To attend IFMA’s World Workplace, visit www.worldworkplace.org/register/index.htm

About Staples Advantage

Staples Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS), serves organizations of 20 or more employees up to the Fortune 1000, including global businesses, local, state and federal government, healthcare organizations and educational institutions. The Staples Advantage one source solution includes comprehensive products and services from office supplies, technology and printing to promotional products, furniture and facility supplies. Dedicated to providing organizations with greater cost savings and improved ordering efficiencies, Staples Advantage provides a customized level of account support and best-in-class customer service. More information is available at www.staplesadvantage.com.

About Staples
Staples is the world’s largest office products company and a trusted source for office solutions. The company provides products, services and expertise in office supplies, copy & print, technology, facilities and breakroom, and furniture. Staples invented the office superstore concept in 1986 and now has annual sales of $25 billion, ranking second in the world in eCommerce sales. With 90,000 associates worldwide, Staples operates in 26 countries throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia and Australia, making it easy for businesses of all sizes, and consumers. The company is headquartered outside Boston. More information about Staples (Nasdaq: SPLS) is available at www.staples.com/media.

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