TITLE

A foundering Spiegel races for life

PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Home Textiles Today;3/3/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the sudden retirement of Martin Zaepfel as president, chairman and chief executive officer of home textile company Spiegel after two years with the company. Speculation on the ability of the company to continue operations due to inadequate funds; Replacement of Zaepfel by consulting firm Alvarez & Marshal Inc. managing director William Kosturos.
ACCESSION #
9399407

 

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