Bradlees: Rx for Union Square

Tosh, Mark
August 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/7/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 26, p27
Trade Publication
Reports on the recovery of Bradlees Inc.'s high-profile apparel store at Union Square in New York City. Investments made by the chain to revamp the store; Aim of making the store easier to shop.


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