E-sales a costly art for Sotheby's

Souccar, Miriam Kreinin
January 2001
Crain's New York Business;01/22/2001, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p3
Discusses debates on whether selling luxury goods over the Internet will be a viable business for auction houses. Decision of Sotheby's Holdings Inc. to scale back its online efforts; Losses of the company's Internet business; Antitrust investigation of the company by the United States Justice Department.


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