Staples, Inc. invented the office superstore concept in 1986 and today is the world's largest office products company. The company is committed to making it easy to buy a wide range of office products, including supplies, technology, furniture, and business services. Staples serves consumers and businesses ranging from home-based businesses to Fortune 500 companies across the globe. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples serves its customers through mail order catalogue, e-commerce and contract businesses.