Staples Advantage Canada Partners with Flight Network to Make it Easier for Businesses to Book Travel

TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2015 /CNW/ - Staples (Nasdaq: SPLS) Booking workplace and personal travel is about to get a lot easier for businesses. Today, Staples Advantage Canada, the business-to-business division of Staples, announces its collaboration with Flight Network, one of the largest Canadian-owned online travel agencies. The partnership allows customers of Staples Advantage to order everything they need for their office, including travel arrangements.

Whether arranging business or personal travel, customers can conveniently schedule flights, rent vehicles, book hotels as well as gain exclusive access to Flight Network's perks and benefits such as their price drop protection for hotel and airline bookings, best price guarantee and price watch.  

"The majority of our customers are frequent travelers who travel for both business and personal reasons," said Scott D'Cunha, Vice President of Marketing and eCommerce for Staples Advantage Canada. "Our partnership with Flight Network allows our customers to use our state-of-the art ecommerce platform to fulfill all their travel needs, making one-stop shopping easier."

"As one of the largest online travel agencies in Canada we are proud to partner with Staples Advantage as their official travel partner," says Naman Budhdeo, CEO of Flight Network. "Staples Advantage customers will greatly benefit from Flight Network's low prices, top-notch customer service, and our unique Price Drop Protection program that allows customers to save if the price of their flight, hotel, or vacation drops in price".  

About Staples Advantage Canada
Staples Advantage, the business-to-business division of Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq:  SPLS), serves organizations of 20 or more employees up to Fortune 500, helping them make more happen with more products, greater cost savings and improved ordering efficiencies. Staples Advantage provides its customers, including global businesses, local and federal government, healthcare organizations and educational institutions, with a one source solution featuring comprehensive products and services like office supplies, technology, printing, promotional products, furniture and facility supplies, along with a customized level of account support and best-in-class customer service. More information is available at www.staplesadvantage.ca

About Flight Network (www.flightnetwork.com)

Flight Network is one of Canada's largest online travel websites because it delivers the lowest airfares. FlightNetwork.com's award-winning customer support is staffed by 150+ travel specialists who help customers find the best travel deals 24/7. Formed in 2005, FlightNetwork.com makes travel more convenient, reduces airfares, and saves customers money with its industry-first Price Drop Protection program, which is why millions of flight, hotels, and vacations are booked through the website each year.

SOURCE Staples Advantage Canada

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For further information: Susan Bernardo, Communications Manager, Staples Advantage Canada, 905-696-3733, susan.bernardo@staples.com

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