'Bizarro' Smith's board
can ill afford retail sale?
Staples' vulture parent Sycamore Partners penchant for retaill consolidation knows no bounds. The huge potential synergies of slamming Staples, Depot & Max stores together is irresistible. But, can ODP's ceo Gerry 'Bizarro' Smith afford to lose half its $8Bn volume and still survive in the business supply market? Updated