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Jason Ellis, Senior Company Counsel Staples Inc., Talks Retail

Real estate is one element of today’s successful retailer. Jason emphasizes that 21st century retailers need to find that proper equilibrium among bricks and mortar locations, online sales, and the supply chain in order to provide customers the experience they need and want. The real estate “secret sauce” of the right number of stores with the right square footage in the right markets is a recipe that is evolving faster than ever.   


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You cannot look at these as simply pieces of real estate. For us, as a national retailer, it’s how do we best service our customers.


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