The office supply retailer Staples Inc. has agreed to offer prepaid cards from Blackhawk Network, a Pleasanton, Calif., unit of Safeway Inc.

Blackhawk, which typically sells gift cards through grocery stores, said Monday that the deal with Staples should expand its reach to small-business owners.

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