LOCAL RETAIL STORE BRIEF: Office Depot Relocates Store in Memphis with New Format to 5510 Poplar Ave.

  LOCAL RETAIL STORE BRIEF: Office Depot Relocates Store in Memphis with New
  Format to 5510 Poplar Ave.

Redesign Features Enhancements to Improve the Shopping Experience for Memphis
                                  Customers

Business Wire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- December 17, 2012

Office Depot® (NYSE: ODP) is relocating its store in Memphis, Tenn. to improve
the shopping experience for customers. Memphis shoppers can now reap the
benefits of these changes as the Office Depot store formerly located at 5014
Poplar Ave. has relocated to 5510 Poplar Ave. with a brand new look.

From colorful and clear signage to a simple-to-navigate floor plan, the newly
relocated Office Depot store was designed specifically to respond to customer
feedback and shopping patterns. All of the technology products are located on
the right side of the store with the Copy & Print Depot, and supplies are
showcased on the left side. A small furniture pad is in the back, and cashiers
can be found in the front.

The Memphis Office Depot Store #3297 employs approximately 28 associates.It
houses nearly 9,800 products – everything from furniture and office supplies
to technology.

Brandon Kee, Store Manager of Office Depot store #3297, has managed this
location for most of his five-year career with Office Depot. Kee has resided
in Memphis for nearly 10 years.

Store hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. to 9
p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. You also can reach this Office Depot store
by phone at 901-762-0307.

To learn more about the products and services available at Office Depot,
please visit your local Office Depot retail store location or
www.officedepot.com. To become a fan of Office Depot on Facebook and receive
exclusive content, offers and more, please visit www.facebook.com/officedepot.
To follow Office Depot on Twitter, please visit www.twitter.com/officedepot.

About Office Depot

Office Depot provides office supplies and services through 1,675 worldwide
retail stores, a dedicated sales force, top-rated catalogs, and global
e-commerce operations. Office Depot has annual sales of approximately $11.5
billion, employs about 39,000 associates, and serves customers in 60 countries
around the world.

Office Depot’s common stock is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the
symbol ODP. Additional press information can be found at:
http://mediarelations.officedepot.com and http://socialpress.officedepot.com/.

Click here to view a time-lapse video of an Office Depot store redesign.

Contact:

Office Depot
Julianne Carelli, 561-438-1451
julianne.carelli@officedepot.com