Staples has appointed Jeff Hall to the newly created role of chief administrative officer and vice chairman.
Staples reported a decline in sales during its third quarter, asserting that results were in line with its strategic expectations. The company also agreed to sell its retail business in the United Kingdom to Hilco Capital Ltd.
In a new technology initiative, Staples has launched a beta test available on its mobile iOS app that allows consumers to send photos of back-to-school lists via the company’s Easy System and, as a result, prompt shoppers to populate their shopping carts with the products listed.
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