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“How You Shred is About to Change” is the Bold Assertion from Swingline®, the World's Leading Producer of Workspace Tools

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

“How You Shred is About to Change” is the Bold Assertion from Swingline®, the World's Leading Producer of Workspace Tools08:30 EST Wednesday, November 10, 2010 LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. (Business Wire) -- Swingline®, the world's leading producer of staplers, has announced the company's entry into the world of document shredding. Well known for its world-class office products, including the famous red stapler, Swingline will offer shredders in both the retail and commercial markets. “Consumers look to Swingline for innovative, reliable and durable products," said John Stasiw, senior vice president of Marketing. "We will be carrying on this tradition of excellence with our full line of Swingline shredders." Key to the category entry is the introduction of a game-changing shredding platform that is scheduled to roll out in January 2011. This “whole new way to shred” simplifies the task of shredding and promises to put time back in the average user's day. Dubbed the Swingline Stack and Shred™, this revolutionary new shredder will be available at leading office suppliers nationwide. A full line of Jam-Free shredders, perfect for use in environments ranging from large office to department to deskside, rounds out the offering. “As more and more consumers and businesses fall victim to information theft and its consequences,” continued Stasiw, “it is important to remember that shredders are an easy and effective way to help keep those incidences in check. Our new shredders incorporate all of the elements that users want – functionality, safety and design – along with the trusted Swingline name.” About Swingline Products and ACCO Brands Corporation (NYSE:ABD) Swingline, from ACCO Brands, is a leading brand in workspace tools for the business, home and mobile office. For more information, please visit www.swingline.com. ACCO Brands Corporation is a world leader in select categories of branded office products. Its industry-leading brands include Day-Timer®, Swingline®, Kensington®, Quartet®, GBC®, Rexel, NOBO, and Wilson Jones®, among others ACCO Brands CorporationRich Nelson, (847) 484-3030rich.nelson@acco.com