Staples Hires Former Borders CEO
Staples announced Thursday that Mike Edwards, the former president and CEO of Borders, has joined the company as executive vice president, U.S. Retail merchandising. Edwards will report to retail chief Demos Parneros.
"Mike brings proven leadership, great knowledge and experience to Staples," Parneros said in a statement. "Mike will drive innovative merchandising initiatives across our U.S. stores, enabling us to continue to meet the evolving needs of the millions of small businesses and consumers who rely on Staples as their trusted source for office solutions."