A troubled history of slow payments

January 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;1/12/96, Vol. 171 Issue 9, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on Barneys New York's reputation for slow payments to its vendors. Company's shift of blame for payment complaints to poor communications with vendors; Private placement in April 1994 to settle bank debts.


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