Boise, OfficeMax Extend-Update Paper Purchase Relationship

Boise Inc., Boise, Idaho, USA, and OfficeMax Inc., Naperville, Ill., this week announced that they have extended their long-term relationship by entering into a new paper purchase agreement. The new agreement, which extends through 2017, is in recognition of the mutually beneficial commercial partnership that has spanned more than five decades.

"I am very pleased to announce a new long-term purchase agreement with our largest customer, OfficeMax," said Alexander Toeldte, Boise Inc.'s president and CEO. "The arrangement has been rewarding for both companies, and we're proud to have the opportunity to continue to serve OfficeMax."

Ravi Saligram, president and CEO of OfficeMax, added that "I am delighted to say we have extended a long-standing relationship on profitable terms. The new agreement will enable OfficeMax to continue to provide its customers with the highest quality papers at a great value."

Boise Inc. produces paper and packaging products, including imaging papers for the office and home, printing and converting papers, label and release and flexible packaging papers, corrugated containers, containerboard, newsprint, and market pulp.