North America

Emerging rivals help Office Depot/OfficeMax gain FTC clearance

Office Depot has been cleared to merge with OfficeMax

More than a decade after the US Federal Trade Commission blocked what would have been the largest office supply merger in history, a wave of new retail options – both in stores and online – has persuaded the agency to allow a nearly identical merger to go through unscathed.

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