The office superstore category has been a dynamic retail channel over the past few years, but, at Office Depot, Carolyn Feuer has stood out for her ability to keep the furniture business there moving forward.
Office Depot reported a sales decline in its first quarter ended March 30, 2019, and kicked off a business acceleration program to reduce costs and improve business operations.
Office Depot has appointed Stephen Mohan as evp/business solutions division, effective May 13. Mohan will report directly to Gerry Smith, chief executive officer.
Office Depot is now a certified installation partner for Google and Nest smart home devices. Through the new service, customers can not only buy their Google Home Minis and Nest cameras, thermostats and more from Office Depot, they can also have them installed and connected to their other smart home devices as well.
As summer rolls on, Staples is introducing the company’s 2018 back-to-school collection, which it describes as an extensive assortment of national name brand and exclusive products at affordable prices available in stores across the U.S. and online.
Staples has expanded its electronics recycling program and will now accept both single-serve and traditional coffee brewers for free recycling in stores.
Office Depot has appointed Scott Kriss as svp/chief accounting officer.