TITLE

Federated pares down Internet biz

PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;12/10/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the narrowing of Internet businesses of Federated in Cincinnati, Ohio. Elimination of bloomingdale.com; Redirection of online resources of macys.com; Dismissal of 100 employees.
ACCESSION #
5699323

 

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