Enhancements Offer Improved Omni-Channel Experience for On-the-Go
BOCA RATON, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ:ODP), a leading global provider of office
products, services, and solutions and parent company of Office Depot
and OfficeMax, today announced a major redesign of its mobile App for
iPhone and Android smartphones, available for free in the App
Store or Google
Play Store, with new features that focus on convenience and
personalization while providing a better omni-channel shopping
experience for customers.
Redesigned specifically for on-the-go shoppers, this mobile app has a
brand new look and feel, offering a simple-to-navigate home page that’s
also personalized. Users can find a nearby retail store; research
products while in store; access order history, receive alerts for offers
and messages; and redeem OfficeDepot®OfficeMax® reward certificates via
the app or in store, among other benefits.
“We involved our customers in every phase of the process, and the new
Office Depot app reflects what’s most important to them,” said Kevin
Moffitt, vice president of eCommerce at Office Depot, Inc. “Our
customers tend to be busy professionals, and our focus is providing a
personalized experience that makes shopping as convenient as possible.”
The new Office Depot application update was developed to include
the following features:
Enhanced Home Page: Users can quickly access previous purchases
for reorder, track orders in real time, and save favorite deals or
offers for later. Also, users have the ability to search for the
nearest retail store or quickly find ink or toner for printers saved
on the app.
Personalized Experience: The home page features categories and
products based upon shopping history, making it simple for users to
discover new Office Depot products. With frequent use, the experience
becomes even more personalized.
Message Center: All Office Depot order notifications, deal
alerts and messages are saved in one convenient location for easy
access while on-the-go.
Apply Reward Certificates at Checkout: Users can redeem any
Office Depot®OfficeMax® reward certificates in store by showing it to
the associate via their smartphone during checkout.
Print Services Option: Users can easily upload a document and
then print it at any Office Depot or OfficeMax retail store.
Updated Store Mode: Research products while in store and view
deals or offers specific to the user’s chosen location.
Store Locator: Find the nearest store and quickly view hours
for that specific location on the home page.
About Office Depot, Inc.
Formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, Office Depot, Inc.
is a leading global provider of products, services, and solutions for
every workplace – whether your workplace is an office, home, school, or
Office Depot, Inc. is a resource and a catalyst to help customers work
better. We are a single source for everything customers need to be more
productive, including the latest technology, core office supplies, print
and document services, business services, facilities products,
furniture, and school essentials.
The company has annual sales of approximately $16 billion, employs
approximately 56,000 associates, and serves consumers and businesses in
56 countries with more than 1,800 retail stores, award-winning
e-commerce sites and a dedicated business-to-business sales organization
– all delivered through a global network of wholly owned operations,
joint ventures, franchisees, licensees and alliance partners. The
company operates under several banner brands including Office Depot,
OfficeMax, OfficeMax Grand & Toy, Reliable and Viking. The company’s
portfolio of exclusive product brands include TUL, Foray, Brenton
Studio, Ativa, WorkPro, Realspace and HighMark.
Office Depot, Inc.’s common stock is listed on the NASDAQ Global Select
Market under the symbol ODP.
Office Depot, Inc.
Julianne Embry, 561-438-1451