MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Staples (Nasdaq: SPLS)
Staples Advantage Canada has launched a "Clean Your Office Day" campaign to help people clean up their office space on April 25th. The company will be offering special prices on a wide range of cleaning supplies throughout the month of April to make it happen. And by pledging to clean your office on April 25th organizations will be entered for chance at winning a $500 spending spree at Staples Advantage.
In a recent survey conducted by Staples Advantage Canada, 42% of office workers admitted to never cleaning their work area with 82% of respondents citing not having enough time to clean their space as the largest barrier to getting their workspace clean.
"If we provide businesses with the products they need and encourage them to take the pledge, we can hopefully eliminate a lot of communicable germs and viruses around the workplace and make people healthier and more productive at the same time," said Scott D'Cunha, Director of Marketing for Staples Advantage Canada.
The survey also showed that 60% of respondents would choose environmentally friendly cleaning products to clean their office and would prefer that these products be used by cleaning staff. For those who want to be eco-friendly during earth month, Staples Advantage offers the Sustainable Earth by Staples line of cleaning products that effectively clean without being harmful to the environment.
To get started, organizations can order their cleaning supplies online at www.eway.ca and take the pledge to clean their office on April 25th at www.staplesadvantage.ca/cleanup where they will and be entered for a chance to win a $500 spending spree at Staples Advantage Canada for taking part.
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 1000, 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
SOURCE: Staples Advantage Canada
For further information: Susan Bernardo, Communications Manager, Staples Advantage Canada, 905-696-3733, firstname.lastname@example.org