Singing a Different Tune: Dept. Store Naysayers See Hope Amid Gloom
In an age of Wal-Mart dominance, price deflation and declining mall traffic, almost no one preaches the gospel of department stores, unless, perhaps, they are Terry Lundgren or Allen Questrom.
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Antonio Marras created a wild mix of fabrics at Kenzo, while Suzanne Clements and Inacio Ribeiro also got bold at Cacharel. Meanwhile, at Cher Michel Klein and Jean Louis Scherrer, ladylike looks were the name of the game.