The two companies, which forged the merger after pressure from activist investor Starboard Value, will create a retail chain with $39 billion in revenue and thousands of stores.
The two companies, which forged the merger after pressure from activist investor Starboard Value, will create a retail chain with $39 billion in revenue and thousands of stores. Seth Perlman/Alan Diaz The Associated Press
The two companies, which forged the merger after pressure from activist investor Starboard Value, will create a retail chain with $39 billion in revenue and thousands of stores. Seth Perlman/Alan Diaz The Associated Press

Staples acquires rival Office Depot for $6.3 billion

February 04, 2015 4:44 PM