Staples

Staples Shuts Stores Because There's Nothing Left To Staple

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.01.2014 | Canada Business

The great Canadian retail shakeup continues, with Staples retroactively announcing on Wednesday it had shuttered 15 of its Canadian locations at the e...

Bye Bye, Staples?

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.06.2014 | Canada Business

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. - Staples will close up to 225 stores in the U.S. and Canada by the end of next year as it seeks to trim about $500 million in costs...

The Dangerous Mistake U.S. Retailers Make in Canada

Ben Hanuka | Posted 05.06.2014 | Canada Business
Ben Hanuka

More than a mere few US retailers assume that expanding into Canada, because of its relatively small population (the population of California alone, at about 38 million, is larger than Canada's roughly 35 million), is akin to expanding into just another state. Making this assumption -- blindsided by the admittedly vast similarities across all walks of life -- is downright dangerous.

Public, Corporate Funded Education - Is this Good?

Larry Leach | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada Alberta
Larry Leach

The Calgary Board of Education has recently opened the door to the naming of classrooms to corporate sponsorship. Naming of classrooms or programs leads to some very fundamental questions about public education and has many drawbacks. One of which is if you allow Coca Cola a five year deal on a school gym, why not another school sponsored by Pepsi? If they can sponsor a high school gym, how about a junior high? A middle school? An elementary?

Building a Wardrobe of Staples for Any Occasion

Natasha Koifman | Posted 11.04.2012 | Canada Style
Natasha Koifman

If you're the kind of woman who literally wonders what to wear some days, maybe you're missing some of those anchor pieces that make it easy to build a variety of outfits from. Once you know what your staple pieces are, you'll have an easy foundation for dressing for any occasion, day or night.

Staples' Privacy Fail: Resold Laptops Not Fully Wiped

CBC | Posted 08.21.2011 | Canada

CBC -- Staples Business Depot has breached Canadian privacy law by not fully wiping customer data off laptops and storage devices returned by customer...