Friendly takeover

November 1996
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/22/1996, Vol. 172 Issue 99, p11
Trade Publication
Reports on former vice president of operations at Gryphon Development, Barry Mathes' acquisition of Kasper Inc., a contract manufacturer. Mathes' plan to transform Kasper into a toiletries manufacturer.


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