Staples Appoints Sandy Douglas CEO

January 29, 2018 Staples Appoints Sandy Douglas CEO

Staples, Inc. has appointed J. Alexander (Sandy) Douglas CEO, effective April 1.

Douglas joins Staples from The Coca-Cola Co., where he held a variety of leadership positions during his thirty-year tenure, most recently serving as president of Coca-Cola North America. Douglas succeeds Shira Goodman.

About Staples 
Founded in 1986, Boston, MA-based Staples, Inc. is a leading office-products company with annual sales of US$25 billion and more than 90,000 employees in 26 countries. For more information, visit