Staples makes it easy to get Windows 8

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. — Staples is now offering its customers the chance to pre-order the latest computers and tablets optimized for Microsoft Windows 8 through its exclusive "8 Was Easy" program.

Customers can pre-order the computers and tablets online or in stores and receive free personalized training and free support. Consumers who purchase any Windows 8 PC regularly priced $699 and above will also receive free data transfer from their old computer.

“This is an exciting time for Staples with a huge array of new computers and tablets designed to maximize Windows 8 and our exclusive ‘8 Was Easy’ launch program,” said Mike Edwards, executive vice president merchandising, Staples. “We also introduced new store layouts to highlight the latest products and allow customers to try out the newest technology. With our extensive selection and more than 4,000 certified Microsoft Advisors in our stores, Staples make it easier for customers to upgrade to the latest tech without concerns.”