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School Supply Love: Maker Of Sharpie Pens To Buy Company Behind Elmer’s Glue For $600M

If you thought the pending billion-dollar merger between Staples and Office Depot was the only office supply wedding in the works, then you might not have been prepared for the $600 million union between the maker of Sharpie pens and the owner of Elmer’s Glue.  [More]

Amazon Makes Sure Sharpie Shipment Arrives Very, Very, Very Safely

Amazon Makes Sure Sharpie Shipment Arrives Very, Very, Very Safely

UPS delivered a large, light, somewhat damaged box to Erick’s workplace. What was inside? Gosh, what if it was damaged when the box was dented? Better open it to make sure. [More]

Morning Deals

  • Amazon: Lego sale. 50% off 8 Different Items
  • Walgreens: 6 Sharpies for $2 (in-store only)
  • eforcity: iPod/iPhone charging cable for $7.99 (down from $43.99)
  • DealExtreme: iPod/iPhone charging cable for $3.46
  • Woot: It’s a woot-off!

Highlights From Dealhack

  • Best Buy: Dynex DX-LCD32 32-inch LCD HDTV $490
  • Tiger Direct: Unlocked Motorola RAZR V3 GSM Cell Phone $100
  • Buy.com: Kodak Z1285 12 Megapixel Digital Camera $90 Shipped