Staples Celebrates Arrival of Windows 10 with New Devices, Deals and Free Services
Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLS), one of the world's largest internet retailers, celebrates the launch of Windows 10 with the arrival of new devices, deals, demonstrations and free services. Starting July 29, customers can purchase the latest devices optimized for Windows 10 online at Staples.com and upgrade eligible devices to Windows 10 for free with Staples EasyTech Services.
"Staples is excited to help our customers experience the best of Windows 10," said Peter Scala, executive vice president, merchandising, Staples. "We've got the latest tablets, laptops and desktops, and our skilled EasyTech associates can help educate our customers on the benefits of Windows 10, and help them easily experience and transition to the new Windows 10 platform."
Starting July 29 on Staples.com and in early August in select stores new, innovative computing devices optimized for Windows 10 will be available. The new devices complement Windows 10 features that allow for a more personal and natural computing experience.
- Toshiba Satellite Fusion ($669.99): Versatile laptop, powered by a 5th generation Intel Core processor, the Toshiba Satellite Fusion features a 15.6-inch screen and a unique 2-axis hinge that rotates the screen from zero to 360-degress for unique viewing modes.
- Dell Redwood ($499.99): This budget-friendly, light-and-portable, 2-in-1 laptop, features an 11" screen and Pentium processor.
- Toshiba Satellite S55 Laptop ($849.99): A fast, performance laptop, the sleek Toshiba Satellite S55 Laptop is an ideal choice for business users, featuring an i7 processor.
Staples EasyTech associates will upgrade any eligible device to Windows 10 for free starting on July 29. This deal includes devices purchased from any retailer. In addition to the free upgrade, Staples offers Virus Shield Plus ($99.99) and Data Transfer ($69.99) services to help get customers ready to use their devices. College students can save $50 on a laptop or PC by verifying their college email address online at Staples.com/college or bringing a valid college ID or acceptance letter in store.
For the month of August, Staples is teaming up with digital lifestyle expert and Today Show technology contributor Mario Armstrong to help customers learn more about Windows 10.
"Windows 10 is an exciting new frontier, and I'm thrilled to be a resource for Staples' customers through the transition, answering questions, providing tips and helping them make more happen with their technology," said Mario Armstrong. Staples is the tech destination for customers to both purchase the most cutting edge devices that run on the updated system, and upgrade their older devices."
Staples makes it easy to make more happen with more products and more ways to shop. Through its world-class retail, online and delivery capabilities, Staples lets customers shop however and whenever they want, whether it's in-store, online or on mobile devices. Staples offers more products than ever, such as technology, facilities and breakroom supplies, furniture, safety supplies, medical supplies, and Copy and Print services. Staples also offers free shipping for Staples Rewards Members, in most cases overnight. Headquartered outside of Boston, Staples operates in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. More information about Staples (SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.
Kristine Houston, 508-253-8468