Alibaba Is Partnering With Office Depot to Reach U.S. Customers

In turn, the American retailer gains global prospects

The partnership is focused on helping small businesses in the U.S. sell abroad. Alibaba

In a real-life example of I’ll-scratch-your-back-if-you-scratch-mine, Alibaba and retailer Office Depot are teaming up to help small and medium-sized businesses in the U.S. capitalize on the $23.9 trillion global business-to-business ecommerce market.

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@lisalacy lisa.lacy@adweek.com Lisa Lacy is Adweek's Commerce Editor.