Federated: A core vendor list, but no rubber-stamp stores

Palmieri, Jean E.
February 1995
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;2/13/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 29, p35
Trade Publication
Reports on Federated Department Stores' strategies to centralize operations. Core list of vendors that are the merchandise blueprint for most of the chain's stores; Remarks by Federated Merchandising chairman Terry Lundgren; Visit to new resources; Core vendor structure; Private label program; Macy's sourcing capacity; Reduction of AMC's role to sourcing for Stern's and Boomingdale's.


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