FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 27, 2014--
Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today announced that it has named Frank
Bifulco Executive Vice President, Marketing, effective June 23. In this
newly created role, Bifulco will lead marketing across Staples.
Staples, Inc. has named Frank Bifulco Executive Vice President, Marketing, effective June 23. In this newly created role, Bifulco will lead marketing across Staples. (Photo: Business Wire)
Bifulco will report to Ron Sargent, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, and will be a member of the company’s executive committee.
“Frank is a passionate leader who brings an immense wealth of marketing,
analytic and sales experience at some of the world’s most-respected
companies to Staples,” Sargent said. “He will help us build on the
success of our Make More Happen brand launch as we continue to let
customers know that Staples has every product their business needs to
Bifulco previously served as Chief Marketing Officer at Home Depot. He
has held marketing leadership positions at Coca-Cola and Timberland. In
addition, he was president of North American sales at Hasbro. Bifulco is
a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and holds master’s
degrees from Cornell University and Central Michigan University.
Staples makes it easy to make more happen with more products and more
ways to shop. Through its world-class retail, online and delivery
capabilities, Staples lets customers shop however and whenever they
want, whether it’s in-store, online or on mobile devices. Staples offers
more products than ever, such as technology, facilities and breakroom
supplies, furniture, safety supplies, medical supplies, and Copy and
Print services. Staples also offers free shipping for Staples Rewards
Members, in most cases overnight. Headquartered outside of Boston,
Staples operates throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia,
Australia and New Zealand. More information about Staples (SPLS) is
available at www.staples.com.
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Source: Staples, Inc.
Mark Cautela, 508-253-3832