Office Depot, OfficeMax Combine to Take on Staples

Feb. 20 (Bloomberg) -- Bloomberg's Cristina Alesci reports that Office Depot Inc. and OfficeMax Inc. have agreed to combine in a stock swap worth $13.50 a share in an effort to combat rival Staples Inc., the largest U.S. office-supplies chain. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Are Deteriorating Emerging Markets a Contagion Threat?
15:12 - Atul Lele, chief investment officer at Deltec, discusses the challenges faced by emerging markets and worries of contagion spreading to the U.S. and European economies and markets. He speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
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