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OfficeMax Workplace Expands Networking Services to Help Customers Streamline Their Technology Work Environments

Thursday, May 23, 2013

OfficeMax Workplace Expands Networking Services to Help Customers Streamline Their Technology Work Environments

08:00 EDT Thursday, May 23, 2013

Brings HP's World-Class Network Solutions to Customers

NAPERVILLE, Ill., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax WorkplaceSM, the U.S. business-to-business division of OfficeMax® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it has expanded its IT Lifecycle Management Services with the addition of HP Networking  to deliver more world-class solutions to enterprise, medium and small business customers.

The addition of HP Networking solutions expands OfficeMax Workplace's Lifecycle Management Services portfolio that already includes technology offerings from Motorola and Cisco.  The move provides organizations with more options to modernize their wireless and wired networks, increase productivity, unify digital communications and grow their networking capacity. It is also one of many steps by OfficeMax Workplace to provide organizations with industry-leading solutions to streamline their workplace.

"Business' technology needs have become more complex and continue to evolve at a rapid pace," said John Kenning, president of OfficeMax Workplace. "OfficeMax Workplace technology solutions experts work with customers to conduct a formal assessment of their networking infrastructure and demands, then develop and deploy tailored solutions to meet the customers' individual needs. This depth of technology networking services expertise expands our holistic suite of innovative products, services and solutions designed to help our customers drive efficiency, cost savings and spend control for their businesses."

Backed by more than 45 years of combined business experience in North America and international operations, OfficeMax Workplace provides a unified approach to product and service solutions ? including office supplies, interiors and furniture, print and documents, facility resources, and technology.  This range of solutions enables OfficeMax Workplace to understand each organization's unique needs and then customize an integrated program to help organizations manage their overall spend and gain greater control of the procurement process through one single source.

About OfficeMaxOfficeMax Incorporated (NYSE: OMX) is a leading provider of products, solutions and services for the workplace, whether for business or at home. The OfficeMax mission is simple: We provide workplace innovation that enables our customers to work better.  The company provides office supplies and paper, print and document services, technology products and solutions, and furniture to businesses and consumers.  OfficeMax consumers and business customers are served by approximately 29,000 associates through; and; more than 900 stores in the U.S. and Mexico; and direct sales and catalogs. OfficeMax has been named one of the 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies, and is the only company in the office supply industry to receive Ethics Inside® Certification by the Ethisphere Institute.  To find the nearest OfficeMax, call 1-877-OFFICEMAX.  For more information, visit

All trademarks, service marks and trade names of OfficeMax Incorporated used herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of OfficeMax Incorporated. Any other product or company names mentioned herein are the trademarks of their respective owners.

OfficeMax Media Contact                                    Nicole Miller                                                                                             630.864.6069   

SOURCE OfficeMax Workplace

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