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Staples, Inc. Signs Agreement to Acquire Leading Document Imaging Technology Dealer DEX Imaging

February 11, 2019

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. & TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 11, 2019--Staples, Inc. the world’s largest office solutions provider, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire DEX Imaging, a leading independent document imaging technology dealer in the United States. Dan Doyle, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of DEX Imaging, Dan Doyle, Sr., Chairman of DEX Imaging, and their existing executive team will continue to lead the business going forward. Customers will continue to receive the same industry leading service they’ve come to expect from DEX Imaging while gaining access to the many benefits that come from joining forces with Staples.

“Staples will continue to strategically invest in companies that can bring added value to our customers in the form of enhanced products and services,” said Sandy Douglas, Chief Executive Officer, Staples, Inc. “DEX Imaging has created strong relationships with their customers through exemplary service and tremendous industry knowledge in office technology.”

“Over the past 16 years, DEX Imaging has taken great pride in our ability to continually offer quality products and services, and most of all, provide a superior customer experience,” said Doyle, Jr. “Being a part of Staples will allow us greater access to industry leading technology, and a world class supply chain to accelerate our position as the premier North American print management provider.”

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

About Staples, Inc.

Staples helps the world work better with work solutions that deliver industry-leading products, services and expertise across office supplies, facilities, breakroom, furniture, technology, promotional products, and print and marketing services. The company supports businesses of all sizes, with fast delivery capabilities, across multiple channels, including direct sales, e-commerce and mobile. Headquartered near Boston, Mass., Staples operates in North America. More information about Staples is available at www.staples.com.

About DEX Imaging

DEX is a leading independent provider of office technology in the U.S. Their full-spectrum solutions are operational in thousands of small businesses as well as enterprise, Fortune 1,000 companies. With a nationwide network of support specialists, DEX chooses the best, most reliable models from the nation’s top imaging equipment manufacturers, tested in-house for reliability, and pairs them with the unique business requirements. Digital intelligence, in house R&D, environmental consciousness and local stewardship are the hallmarks of DEX.

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY ONLINE RETAIL NETWORKS SMALL BUSINESS OFFICE PRODUCTS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES RETAIL

SOURCE: Staples, Inc.

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