Office Depot, Inc. (Office Depot) is a global supplier of office products and services. The Company operates in three business segments: North American Retail Division, North American Business Solutions Division and International Division. The Company�s North American Retail Division sells a range of merchandise through its chain of office supply stores throughout the United States. Its North American Business Solutions Division sells nationally branded and its own brand office supplies, technology products, furniture and services. The Company operates a network of distribution centers (DCs), crossdock, and combination facilities across the United States. The Company operates wholly owned entities, majority owned entities or participates in other ventures covering 41 countries and has alliances in an additional 19 countries. On February 25, 2011, it acquired all of the shares of Svanstroms Gruppen (Frans Svanstroms & Co AB).