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January 31, 2019
Jim Ferland succeeds Robert Peterson as head of companys board of directors.
Staples parent company completes tender offer, merger of Staples and Essendant expected to close January 31.
Excluding the effect of foreign currency translation, sales increased 6.1 percent.
Profit decreased 54.5 percent.
Company's fourth-quarter sales were up 5.8 percent.
Fourth quarter sales up 1 percent year-over-year.
The company announced its separation from Pentair in May 2018.
The company reported an organic growth of 5.7 percent during the quarter.
Of the 21 major commodity groups, 3 were down, 14 were up and 4 were unchanged.
The acquisition expands the company's presence in south Germany, Austria and Switzerland.