Depot celebrates North American milestone


1 June 2005 – Delray Beach (FL): Office Depot is celebrating the opening of its 1,000th North American store in Countryside, Illinois.

Chairman and CEO Steve Odland said: "Our North American stores are the most visible part of our company and are at the heart of our operations in both the US and Canada. So I am pleased to have the opportunity to share this milestone with those who have made it possible."