The common refrain on the office supply sector used to be that Staples (SPLS) would be the last...

|By:, SA News Editor

The common refrain on the office supply sector used to be that Staples (SPLS) would be the last man standing as peers OfficeMax (OMX) and Office Depot (ODP) fell by the wayside. But after Staples sees profits fall dramatically and cut its sales guidance, Herb Greenberg wonders if anyone will survive the sector carnage. Unlike Best Buy, leveraged buyouts don't appear to be in the mix. SPLS -14.5%, ODP -3.4%, OMX -4.4%.