Federated's Fingerhut sale closes

August 2002
Furniture/Today;8/5/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 47, p14
Trade Publication
Reports on the sale of direct marketing specialist, Fingerhut to FAC Acquisitions LLC in Cincinnati, Ohio. Decision of Federal Department Stores to sell assets.


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