Heard on OfficeMax's (OMX +10.3%) earnings call: 1) September sales were worse than expected due...

|About: OfficeMax Incorporated (OMX)|By:, SA News Editor

Heard on OfficeMax's (OMX +10.3%) earnings call: 1) September sales were worse than expected due to weak technology demand. 2) A new search engine on the firm's website is helping to improve the online conversion rate and stoke interest in a new same-day pickup service. 3) Will continue to assess third-party options. 4) Meaningful growth prospects seen in Mexico. 5) Sees gross margins improving with product mix contributing. (webcast)