Tuesday, February 4, 2020

First Look: Staples launching new retail concept in Boston

Chain Store Age
Staples is thinking outside the office with a reimagined store format that spotlights coworking, podcasting and community event spaces.

The new concept, called Staples Connect, makes its official debut on Feb. 5, in six redesigned stores in the Boston area (Boston, Cambridge, Needham, Brighton, Danvers, and Somerville). More than a place to make a transaction, the format offers customer-focused solutions and experiences, with hands-on learning opportunities for professionals, teachers, and students. . . . more