Into the Stratosphere: Luxury Handbag Brands Take Prices Even Higher
“To Infinity and beyond.” That’s how Terry Lundgren, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Federated Department Stores, describes what Bloomingdale’s customers are willing to pay these days for their luxury handbags.
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