The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion, with host Chris Hill, and analysts Charly Travers, Ron Gross, and Joe Magyer.

Shares of Office Depot (NASDAQ:ODP) and OfficeMax (NYSE:OMX) were up this week after reports that the two companies agreed to a merger. Will the new company be able to compete with Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Staples (NASDAQ:SPLS)? In this installment of Motley Fool Money, our analysts discuss the implications for investors.

The relevant video segment can be found between 10:01 and 12:31.

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