NEW YORK — William Reid and Tony Smith are making a return to business for spring, special delivery.
The designers, who operate their signature businesses in a partnership between the labels, had closed their company in January when their initial backer pulled out following Sept. 11. After seven months of researching other deals, the duo has now structured a minority interest deal with a pair of private investors from Atlanta: two retired UPS workers who were looking to invest in a fashion company.
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