Flat profit at Depot


21 April 2005 – Delray Beach (FL): Office Depot has reported flat first quarter earnings of $115.3 million, or EPS of $0.37, from $114.9 million, or EPS of $0.37, a year earlier.

Sales edged up 2.4 per cent to $3.7 billion from $3.61 billion, while same-store sales rose 1 per cent at the North American retail unit.