NAPERVILLE, Ill., Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OfficeMax ® Incorporated (NYSE:OMX), a leading provider of office supplies, technology and services, today announced it is expanding its technology security, support, cloud storage and data recovery services and products to provide businesses and consumers with peace of mind that they are getting the most out of their laptops and tablets. The move also makes OfficeMax the only national retailer to offer fast in-store data recovery from internal hard drives, from PCs, Apple ® devices and USB drives.
"As technology and tech security needs become increasingly complex, our customers are telling us they want more from us than just PCs and tablets – they're also looking to us to be their service partner in providing setup, maintenance, repair and security solutions for their work and personal needs," said Kim Feil, OfficeMax executive vice president, chief marketing and strategy officer.
"Our new OfficeMax Services data recovery and IT support services, combined with our expanded selection of security and cloud storage products, promises to provide business customers and consumers with complete solutions across the technology lifecycle," adds Ron Lalla, executive vice president, chief merchandising officer at OfficeMax.
Few things are more frustrating than a crashed hard drive. OfficeMax Data Services offers the first nation-wide, in-store internal hard drive data recovery to help retrieve your data back in as little as 24 hours. Trained OfficeMax associates also provide free diagnostic testing to determine if your data is retrievable. Approximately 90 percent of internal hard drives serviced in OfficeMax stores have been recovered 1, and those that can't will be shipped for advanced recovery services.Prefer to upgrade or discard a hard drive? OfficeMax Data Services also provides fast in-store data transfer of files from old to new devices, and in-store data eradication from old PCs, Apple devices and USB drives so you can recycle your old hard drive with confidence.