Staples for Success: From Business Plan to Billion-Dollar Business in Just a DecadeBy Thomas G Stemberg
- Author: Thomas G Stemberg
- Binding: Hardcover
- Publisher: Brand: Knowledge Exchange
- Published: 1996-01-25
- Edition: Edition Unstated
When Tom Stemberg couldn't find a ribbon for his printer, an idea -- and a company -- were born: Staples, a chain of stores dedicated to selling the widest possible range of office supplies and business machines -- at the lowest possible prices. Stemberg not only created a company, he and his associates created an industry. In "Staples for Success", Stemberg shares the astounding story of Staples, from business plan to billion-dollar business in just a decade. Filled with insightful observations, gritty details, and real-life lessons (including tips on creating a business plan for success), the book offers the hard-won insight of a true competitor -- and winner. -- From publisher's description.