CEO Ron Sargent said Staples will meet with potential buyers of its European business in the coming weeks after deciding its best growth opportunities are in North America, where its goal is to increase sales to 95 percent of total sales, compared to the current 85 percent.
plans to increase its focus on mid-market business customers with 10 to
200 employees, adding 1,000 sales reps and pursuing acquisitions of
business-to-business companies specializing in products beyond office
supplies.. . . more