In the Matter of Staples/Essendant, Inc., File No. 1810180
Monopolies and monopolistic practices are illegal commercial behaviors in all 50 United States of America. File No. 1810180 In the merger matter of Staples/Essendant, Inc. comprehensive five-year accounting, pricing, merchandizing, marketing, corporate decision-making and policy practices provide strong, valid empirical evidence that consumer service and business competition will be eroded irreparably for the personal financial gains of select senior officers, several major shareholders, and complicit financial institutions. We join with millions of Staples customers, thousands of "unwealthy" American shareholders, store managers/employees, and real estate property owners in opposing this business merger.