Leslie H. Wexner, the founder, chairman and chief executive officer of L Brands Inc., doesn’t talk much publicly but lets loose on those rare occasions.
At the firm’s investor conference Wednesday, Wexner was as provocative as ever, stating he can double L Brands’ business in North America and generate “sustained and significant international growth.” He also said that department stores are irrelevant and that there’s virtually no room for outlets in his retail empire.
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