FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 11, 2016--
Staples, Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today announced that it has named Steve
Matyas, President, North American Retail. He previously had been
President of Staples Canada/Bureau en Gros since July, 2000, and will
continue to serve as a member of the company’s executive committee.
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Steve Matyas has been named President, North American Retail for Staples, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire).
“Steve has over 25 years of deep experience leading Staples Canada, and
a proven track record of delivering profitable growth and innovation,”
said Shira Goodman, Interim Chief Executive Officer, Staples, Inc.
“Realigning our retail leadership will strengthen our position as we
continue to right size our store network and evolve to meet the changing
needs of business customers.”
Matyas joined Business Depot Ltd. in Canada as its first employee in
March 1991. He has also served as Vice President, Operations, Human
Resources and Store Planning, and Vice President, Sales and Operations.
About Staples, Inc.
Staples retail stores and Staples.com
help small business customers make more happen by providing a broad
assortment of products, expanded business services and easy ways to
shop, all backed with a lowest price guarantee. Staples offers
businesses the convenience to shop and buy how and when they want - in
store, online, via mobile or though social apps. Staples.com customers
can either buy online and pick-up in store or ship for free from
Staples.com with Staples Rewards minimum purchase. Expanded services
also make it easy for businesses to succeed with in-store Business
Centers featuring shipping services and products, copying, scanning,
faxing and computer work stations, Tech Services, full-service Print &
Marketing Services, Staples Merchant Services, small business lending
and credit services.
Staples Business Advantage, the business-to-business division of
Staples, Inc., helps mid-market, commercial and enterprise-sized
customers make more happen by offering a curated assortment of products
and services combined with deep expertise, best-in-class customer
service, competitive pricing and state-of-the art-ecommerce site.
Staples Business Advantage is the one-source solution for all things
businesses need to succeed, including office supplies, facilities
cleaning and maintenance, breakroom snacks and beverages, technology,
furniture, interior design and Print & Marketing Services. Headquartered
outside of Boston, Staples, Inc. operates throughout North and South
America, Europe, Asia, Australia and New Zealand. More information about
Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS) is available at www.staples.com.
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Source: Staples, Inc.
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