OfficeMax launching nationwide remodel

16 November 2006 — Naperville (IL): OfficeMax is launching a nationwide remodel of its retail stores, starting with 11 Chicago-area locations.

OfficeMax says that the renovated stores feature "a new, easy-to-shop layout that offers an in-store cafe with WiFi connectivity, a computerized ink refill station, a technology hub where consumers may try out the newest electronic devices and other shopping amenities".


The company is also sponsoring what is likely to be crowned the Largest Rubber Band Ball, by Guinness World Records, at a special ceremony to be held in Chicago on 21 November to coincide with the launch of its new store format.