When were staples invented?

Answer The staple has origins dating back to the 1800s, when toolmakers in the court of Louis XV of France first designed them. The item we know today as a stapler was created by inventor George W. McGill... Read More »

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Can you fax from Staples?

Yes. Staples stores offer full-service and self-service domestic and international fax service and charge by the page. Staples also offers high-volume scanning, scan to PDF, electronic document sto... Read More »

Baking Staples?

Some items are so commonly used in baking that they are considered essential ingredients for every kitchen. Some combination of these staples make up the core ingredients used in many baking recipe... Read More »

What are surgical staples?

Surgical staples are used to close wounds and surgical incisions. They are generally made of stainless steel, titanium and even disposable plastics. Unlike sutures, surgical staples are easier to u... Read More »

Who is the owner of Staples?

Staples is a publicly traded office-supply store designated as "SPLS" on the NASDAQ. Servicing customers in 27 countries around the world, the corporate headquarters for Staples is located outside ... Read More »