Building New Titans: More Mergers Seen
With the Federated-May and Sears-Kmart mergers in the works, the vendor community might feel the need to consolidate its power base in reaction.
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John Galliano continued his love affair with reality at Christian Dior, while Nicolas Ghesquiere showed a surprisingly commercial bent with his modern version of high glam for Balenciaga. Yohji Yamamoto, for his part, worked a sober vein once more, in…
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