Staples Now Carrying AT-A-GLANCE® Products Supporting Wounded Warrior Project® A portion of each sale goes directly to the non-profit organization dedicated to honoring and empowering Wounded Warriors
LAKE ZURICH, Ill., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Individuals and businesses can now support injured U.S. service members' needs by purchasing from the full line of AT-A-GLANCE® planning and organizing products benefiting Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP). AT-A-GLANCE is a part of ACCO Brands (NYSE: ACCO), a leader in branded office and consumer products and print finishing solutions. The WWP products are now available at Staples retail stores and online at Staples.com.
The AT-A-GLANCE WWP products are designed to give individuals and families the ability to better organize schedules and appointments. The product line includes planners, wall calendars, desk pads and appointment books featuring snapshots and stories of Wounded Warriors and their families.
"We're very excited to have these great planning products available at Staples stores across the country," said Thomas W. Tedford, president, U.S. Office and Consumer Products, ACCO Brands. "By carrying these items, Staples clearly shares our support of Wounded Warrior Project and its vision."
Wounded Warrior Project is a nonprofit organization dedicated to honoring and empowering Wounded Warriors of the U.S. Armed Forces. Its vision is to foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation's history. WWP receives a portion of the proceeds generated by the new AT-A-GLANCE WWP items through the end of 2014. A minimum of $125,000 has been pledged by AT-A-GLANCE, with the total donation expected to exceed that amount.
"Seeing these fine Wounded Warrior Project planners and calendars on the shelves at Staples is proof-positive that our organization is making great strides in supporting and raising awareness of our Wounded Warriors," said Brea Kratzert, director, Strategic Partnerships, Wounded Warrior Project. "The support of Staples and AT-A-GLANCE ensures us that we'll continue down the successful path we've developed over the past decade for many, many years to come."
About Wounded Warrior Project®
The mission of Wounded Warrior Project is to honor and empower Wounded Warriors. WWP's purpose is to raise awareness and enlist the public's aid for the needs of injured service members, to help injured servicemen and women aid and assist each other, and to provide unique, direct programs and services to meet their needs. WWP is a national, nonpartisan organization headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida. To get involved and learn more, visit www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
AT-A-GLANCE products help busy people manage their schedules at work and home, keeping them organized and enabling easy communication using our wide range of quality productivity tools. Our products are available from many office product retailers and dealers nationwide and can also be found in office supply catalogs. For more information or to order your planning and organizing tools, including the complete Wounded Warrior Project line, visit www.ataglance.com.
About ACCO Brands
ACCO Brands Corporation is one of the world's largest suppliers of branded office and consumer products and print finishing solutions. The company's widely recognized brands include AT-A-GLANCE®, Day-Timer®, Five Star®, GBC®, Hilroy®, Kensington®, Marbig, Mead®, NOBO, Quartet®, Rexel, Swingline®, Tilibra®, Wilson Jones® and many others. More information about ACCO Brands can be found at http://www.accobrands.com.
Staples is the world's largest office products company and second largest internet retailer. For 27 years, Staples has served the needs of business customers and its vision is to provide every product businesses need to succeed. Through its world-class retail, online and delivery capabilities, Staples offers office supplies, technology products and services, facilities and break room supplies, furniture, copy and print services and a wide range of other product categories. With thousands of associates worldwide dedicated to making it easy for businesses of all sizes, Staples operates throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. The company is headquartered outside Boston. More information about Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.
SOURCE ACCO Brands Corporation