FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Staples Inc. (Nasdaq: SPLS) today announced that Staples.com has signed
a marketing agreement with Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) to be the premier
office supply merchant on Yahoo!(R) Small Business (http://smallbusiness.yahoo.com/).
Staples.com's new agreement builds on the success of last year's
relationship with Yahoo! that helped increase Staples.com's exposure to
millions of small businesses. In addition to providing links on Yahoo!
Staples Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS) today named Joseph S. Vassalluzzo vice
chairman. In his new role, Vassalluzzo will continue to oversee Staples
Realty and Development where he has served as president for the past two
years and will continue to report to Staples' Chairman and Chief
Executive Officer, Thomas G. Stemberg.
"Joe has built one of the most strategic and successful real estate and
construction teams in all of retail," said Stembergmore...
Staples.com today announced enhancements to www.StaplesLink.com,
the company's e-commerce procurement solution for contract customers,
that make it easier for medium-to-large-sized businesses to save time
and money ordering office supplies online. The upgraded Web site
features comprehensive reporting functions to better track and monitor
spending and improved navigation to help users quickly make product
selections and purchasesmore...