Staples Kicks Off Tech-d Out Sweepstakes, Teams with Tech Guru to Make...

Staples Kicks Off Tech-d Out Sweepstakes, Teams with Tech Guru to Make Technology Easy for the Holidays


Framingham, MA—Staples is teaming up with Mario Armstrong, Emmy award-winning technology expert, to make it easy for consumers to find the best technology gifts and services for the holidays. Staples also announced its Tech’d Out Sweepstakes to help kick off the 2011 holiday shopping season.

“Staples is a tremendous destination for technology for the holiday season,” said Mario Armstrong. “As a Staples customer, I’m so excited to give their other customers easy solutions for their technology needs—and to surprise one winner with a complete tech makeover.”

From now until December 15, 9:00 a.m. EST, consumers can visit to see the latest tips from Mario Armstrong and enter for a chance to win a technology makeover for their home or small business courtesy of Staples. The website features videos showcasing Armstrong’s selections for technology, hot products and EasyTech services available at Staples, as well as technology advice to fit everyone’s needs—from the small business professional to the busy mom. The winner will receive a prize package from Staples worth more than $2,700, including a new computer, tablet, wireless printer, e-reader, networking accessories and EasyTech services.

“Staples is committed to providing our customers the best technology offerings and in-store EasyTech associates to assist, making it easy to shop for tech this holiday season,” said Christine Mallon, vice president, Retail Marketing, Staples. “Partnering with Mario Armstrong is a great way to educate our customers about Staples’ tech offerings for both their gift-giving and business needs.”