Mr. James Alexander M. Douglas, Jr., also known as Sandy, has been Chief Executive Officer of Staples Inc. since April 2, 2018. Mr. Douglas was an Executive Vice President of The Coca-Cola Company since April 30, 2015 and served as President of Coca-Cola North America from January 1, 2014 until March 1, 2018. Mr. Douglas served as Senior Vice President of The Coca-Cola Company since January 1, 2013 and served as its Global Chief Customer Officer from January 2003 until
Staples, Inc. is an American multinational office supply retailing corporation. It currently comprises over 1,500 stores in North America. Headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts, Staples also does business extensively with enterprises in the United States and Canada, and as Staples Business Advantage.
Staples sells office supplies, office machines, promotional products, technology, and business services both in stores and online. The company opened its first store in Brighton, Massachusetts, on May 1, 1986.