Staples names Frank Bifulco as head of marketing Staples (SPLS) announced that it has named Frank Bifulco Executive Vice President, Marketing, effective June 23. In this newly created role, Bifulco will lead marketing across Staples. Bifulco previously served as Chief Marketing Officer at Home Depot (HD).
Staples upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS UBS upgraded Staples (SPLS) to Buy based on favorable risk/reward and potential synergies and earnings growth from the Office Depot (ODP) acquisition. Price target raised to $20 from $18.