The foundation of Office Depot's culture is based on our core values: Integrity, Accountability Innovation, Teamwork and Respect. These values guide our decision making and how we act as a company. At Office Depot, we strive to conduct ourselves and our business with uncompromising honesty and integrity. We make this commitment on a global scale to our customers, business partners, associated and shareholders because it is the right thing to do.
Office Depot's Global Compliance Department is committed to providing education, training and awareness to Office Depot's associates around the world with respect to the Company's ethical business practices and related compliance policies. Our Global Compliance Department is responsible for the global oversight of the Company's Code of Ethical Behavior, in addition to reviewing allegations of ethical violations and setting direction on training to prevent violations of Office Depot’s policies and the law. We leverage a multi-media approach for our training and awareness program to emphasize compliance throughout our organization. It is our mission to touch every international market on a yearly basis with Code of Ethics and Anti- Corruption/Anti-Bribery training and awareness.
Code of Ethics
Office Depot's Code of Ethical Behavior serves as our guide to expectations of how we should act towards one another as well as maintaining compliance with the laws that govern our business. It is the foundation upon which our related policies, trainings and ethical decisions are established. All Company associates are expected to comply with our Code of Ethics. We have developed a global handbook to serve as a resource for associates worldwide. Key areas of the handbook include: Letter and Spirit of the Law; Associates Treat Each Other with Respect; The Best Interest of the Company; Financial Integrity/Accuracy of Numbers; Gifts and Entertainment; Protect Information; Confidentiality; and Reporting.
To view the electronic version of our Code of Ethical Behavior, click here.