January 17, 2017
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
“We are thrilled that Office Depot has chosen to locate its global headquarters in Boca Raton and retain more than 2,000 jobs in Florida. We appreciate Office Depot’s continued confidence and commitment to the state and we look forward to working with them as they expand and create new jobs for Floridians.
“Today’s announcement is a great example of how working with our statewide partners – in this case the Business Development Board of Palm Beach County, City of Boca Raton, Palm Beach County, Workforce Florida and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity – allows us to make an incredibly strong business case for locating and growing in Florida.
“Thanks to the business-friendly climate Governor Scott has created and our effective economic development model, a Fortune 300 company like Office Depot knows they can be successful in our state. This news is further proof that the economic development process in Florida works and we will continue to aggressively and relentlessly pursue competitive jobs projects.”
Background: Today, Office Depot, Inc. (NYSE: ODP), a Fortune 300 company and leading global provider of office products, services, and solutions formed by the merger of Office Depot and OfficeMax, today announced that it has chosen Boca Raton for its global headquarters.
Florida’s Business Advantages: