Staples – Bans guns and openly discriminates against gun businesses
“We’re sorry, but your small business entry into the Staples PUSH It Forward Contest has been rejected for the following reason(s): Entry contains content that promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message; is obscene or offensive; or endorses any form of hate or hate group.”
We asked them about their firearm policy and here is the response we received from the office of the president of Staples, Inc:
March 16, 2013
I am writing to follow-up with you in regards to the inquiry you had made concerning firearms. Staples would not allow the possession of firearms on our premises by either customers or employees.
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Office of the President
Staples Corporate Office
500 Staples Dr.
Framingham, MA 01702
corporate number 1-800-338-0252 x4