Staples Canada Launches Lenovo Line with IdeaPad Yoga and ThinkPad Twist

Staples Canada Launches Lenovo Line with IdeaPad Yoga and ThinkPad Twist 
Lenovo products available starting February 20, 2013 
TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Staples continues to expand its technology line 
with the introduction of Lenovo's IdeaPad Yoga and ThinkPad Twist, offering 
the power and flexibility to meet the needs of any user. Staples, the world's 
largest office supply company and Canada's largest online retailer, today 
announced it will carry these innovative products in-store and online starting 
on February 20, 2013. 
"Staples is committed to offering the latest products like the Lenovo IdeaPad 
Yoga and ThinkPad Twist," said Mark Shanahan, senior technology merchant at 
Staples Canada. "With our broad assortment of technology products, we can meet 
the needs of our customers." 
Designed for any user, the IdeaPad Yoga redefines mobile computing. As the 
world's first multi-mode Ultrabook it provides customers with flexibility and 
choice. Features include: 

    --  10-point multi-touch screen that can fold back 360 degrees
    --  3rd generation Intel Core i5-3337U processor
    --  Intelligent Touchpad-optimized for the Windows( )8 Metro
    --  13.3" HD+ IPS display
    --  USB2.0, USB3.0 connectors and 3-in-1 card reader

The ThinkPad Twist is ideal for enterprises and small businesses. It includes 
built-in maintenance systems like the Lenovo Solutions for Small Business to 
help with any computing issue. This touch-enabled Ultrabook can be used as a 
tablet, laptop or media presenter. Features include:
    --  3rd generation Intel core i5 processor for fast performance
    --  Windows 8 for better performance
    --  12.5" IPS 350 nit HD touch display with anti-scratch and
        anti-smudge Gorilla glass
    --  Dolby Home Theater v4 for improved audio performance
    --  Large 500GB storage with HDD Performance Booster
    --  2-seconds resume from sleep and 30-days standby

Staples Lenovo Tech Event 
Customers can test these products with trained specialists at local Staples 
stores during the Staples Tech Event on February 23 and March 2, 2013. The 
Lenovo line is the latest addition to a wide assortment of technology products 
and services including the latest computers, tablets and e-readers.

About StaplesCanada
Staples, Canada's largest office products company is committed to providing 
Canadians with a wide choice of office services and products. Serving all 
types of business - from the small home office to large enterprise - Staples 
makes it easy for customers to operate their offices efficiently and 
affordably by offering an extensive selection of office supplies, technology, 
electronics and office furniture as well as business services, including 
computer repair and maintenance, and copy and print services. Operating as 
Bureau en GrosMC in the province ofQuebecand Staples Canadain all other 
provinces, the company employs over 15,000 associates at 330+ stores and at 
their head office in RichmondHill, Ontario. Ranked as one of Canada's top 
ten Canadian companies in Marketing Magazine's Marketing/Leger 2011 Corporate 
Reputation Survey, Staples/Bureau en Gros is dedicated to offering customers 
the highest level of service, whether they choose to shop in-store, by 
catalogue or online. Staples Canada/Bureau en Gros also is invested in a 
number of corporate giving programs that actively support environmental, 
educational and entrepreneurial initiatives in Canadian communities from coast 
to coast. more information, or visit us 

Valerie Outmezguine / Public Relations Specialist / Staples Canada 
905.737.1147 x 2426 /

Image with caption: "Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga redefines mobile computing by 
providing flexibility and choice as a multi-mode Ultrabook. (CNW Group/Staples 
Canada Inc.)". Image available at:

Image with caption: "The versatile Lenovo ThinkPad Twist shifts from a laptop 
and tablet, to a media presenter. (CNW Group/Staples Canada Inc.)". Image 
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