OfficeMax is an office supplier company. It was founded in the year 1988. It has since gone through several mergers and acquisitions. The first of these acquisitions occurred in 1990 when it was acquired by Office World. Further acquisitions saw Kmart getting a stake of 22% in the company. Further chain of actions took place and finally in 1995, the shares of Kmart went through a sale and it became a publicly traded company on NYSE. Their current supplies consist of office supplies including paper products and other aids as well as tools, technology oriented products, which obviously include computers and TVs, ink and toner as well as office furniture of various kinds.