Staples UK lags behind continent


3 March 2006 – High Wycombe (UK): Like-for-like sales at Staples outlets in the UK remained flat in Q4 while sales across mainline Europe had their best result since 2003, Retail Week Online reports.

The company said it plans to open about 10 new European stores in 2006 and added that "trends are improving sequentially in the UK", says the report.