Staples Identifies Back-To-School Trends

As Staples prepares merchandising and promotions for the back-to-school season, the retailer has identified some of the style trends heading into fall.

According to Staples, the back-to-school season style trends will include runway-inspired metallics, tropical prints and bohemian vibe patterns. Back-to-school items that should resonate with students also include classic essentials they can mix and match to create a personalized look, the retailer stated.

Besides products such as notebooks and backpacks, including exclusive Cynthia Rowley licensed items, Staples is stocking furniture and storage for back-to-school as part of its Staples Office by Martha Stewart collection, including file boxes priced at $24.99, file sorters at $29.99, desktop tech organizers at $19.99, Discbound zipper pockets for technology at $5.99 and $4.99, and Discbound jotter size notebooks at $14.99, in blue or gray to fit home or office décor.

“This back-to-school season, Staples has the hottest trends and top brands that kids, teachers and moms want,” said Liz Haesler, svp/general manager of merchandising, Staples. “We’re building on our experience to deliver an amazing selection at the best prices for students and parents, and making it easy for them to shop however they want: in stores, online or a combination of both with buy online, pickup in store.”