i (a customer!) was told by someone who worked at my local Office Depot years ago (and probably has since left for greener pastures) that they don't even buy stuff from there because the employee discount barely covers the sales tax!!
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looks like Depot isn't taking too kindly to the Union talk going on. /
I was recently hired into Office Depot and am already a recent ex-employee after 2-weeks. I had one day of computer training in the store manager's office, then basically out to the floor to run the Print Services Counter with no training. Wasn't... read more
what are the details of the latest changes? were there layoffs?
It seems to be headed in that direction. It is about time. Nasty work environment with some of the most unfit to be in management folks you could ever imagine.
It would be really nice if we had at least some say in what our schedules are going to be. Managers don't care about our private life and don't give us an option to make any plans. They will schedule us the way they want to, even if we announce that... read more
office depot expects way too much work for the amount they are willing to pay. not sure how we got to the point in time where companies believe that people will be so grateful to even have a job they'd be willing to do everything for barely anything... read more
Office Depot is the perfect example of why outsourcing customer support is a lousy idea. We went from amazing support teams that were knowledgeable and efficient to outsourced ones which downgraded both our internal and external customer support... read more
Talk about hectic work environment! You are thrown into the fray with little training as per corporate orders (can't waste hours on something as trivial as training,) so juggling learning on your own and working at chronically understaffed and... read more
I'd like to see if someone can give us more info about job cuts in Boca Raton.
Do you know if Office Depot will be closing any stores in 2018? Also, do you think there will be large layoffs and if yes, who will be affected.
Reported: Staples offered to sell 1500 stores to Office Depot as they try to go private and close retail stores.
I have been a customer of business customer of Office Depot's since they merged with OfficeMax. I tried to e-mail my account manager and received a kick-back. It took me several hours to finally reach someone else and was told there had been some job... read more
Layoffs of all leadership (manager & above) of all adjacencies. They have determined that they need to get back to their core business, and you can expect another 300 to 400 people being cut in the next 7 to 10 business days. Many of those people... read more
Major internal changes/layoffs/buyouts on the BSD/contracts division this week... Round 2 supposedly next week...
Should be happening soon. Staples wrote a nice check to steal the account!
Any discussions if this is going to extend past director level? Doesn't sound like many are taking them
Sounds as if more layoffs are happening at the corporate headquarters in the next two weeks.
This is only if the proposal to close all Max stores is approved. The current cost analysis shows the company will never be able to afford changing all the stores over to the name Office Depot. The talk of closing all Max stores was floated around... read more
30% of the company is being laid off.
I am hearing rumors of layoffs/restructuring today???
Operating budgets slashed. All company-sponsored travel cancelled. Layoffs on Wednesday as high as 30% of workforce. Board meets Thursday. New CEO likely to be announced on Friday.
I heard from a friend who still works for the company that they are changing the pay outs for Square Trade & TDS in 2017. The only way you will get anything is if you are in the top 500 in the company you get 5% and if you are top 100 you get 10%. So... read more
Office Depot's profit buoyed by cost cuts Office Depot Inc. said revenue fell 7% in the latest quarter as demand remained soft, but profit grew as it slashed costs by closing stores and as it booked a hefty tax benefit in the quarter. Shares rose... read more
Office Depot - NASTY AND LOUD MANAGER OFFICE DEPOT AT 3600n.w.Lejeune rd miami springs, fl 33166, Nov 8th Today the lines were too long and there was only one person at the cash register,i went looking for the manager "CHARLES" and in a nice way i... read more
Office Depot Complaints and Reviews and pissed comsumers-Nov 16 Yep they are thieves and liars and would't take responsibility for anything they do wrong.I took my iPhone here to get my cracked screen replaced. The same day I picked the phone and I... read more
Security researchers, vendors and everyday users usually work together in order to keep their computers safe and thwart cybercriminals. But according to two damning reports, the retail chains Office Depot and OfficeMax may have breached that trust... read more
In related news, EVP Michael R. Allison sold 23,434 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of $3.64, for a total value of $85,299.76. Following the completion of... read more
This Might Be the Last Black Friday for 3 American Companies By CASEY WILSON, Associate Editor, Money Morning • November 21, 2016 American companies. The day after Thanksgiving (and for some shoppers, the night of) kicks off the critical holiday... read more
Office Depot has discontinued a malware-scanning program, which it reportedly used to scam customers out of hundreds of dollars. SecurityWatchThe retailer will no longer use PC Health Check following reports that it was recommending costly fixes for... read more
Is it true that we might have cuts (layoffs) in Boca Raton.
I hardly know where to begin. Our store in the NW was announced to be closed in two months. Last day to be open is 11-12. Two weeks before we close, ¾ of the employees are transferred to other stores, yet they are to stay at the closing store to... read more
BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Office Depot, Inc. (NASDAQ: ODP), a leading global provider of office products, services, blah blah blah.... Business OfficeMax, Office Depot stores in St. Louis, Brentwood closing in May The Office Depot in... read more
Here we are. More layoffs, no big surprise. Whispers of more waves of store closure, more corporate layoffs. Accelerations in 2017. Small spurts. Lots of small spurts. Waves, Waves Obligation to give WARN notice when at least 50 full-time (defined by... read more
Regional Conference Call scheduled tomorrow morning followed by District Conference Call for Wisconsin in the afternoon. Should be interesting to see what happens. Willing to bet the hiring freeze and the additional stores closing, that they are... read more
Store managers have a conference call tomorrow that is for their ears only. Any one hear about rumors of ASM position going away? Heard that ASM positions that are currently open at stores are on hold.