Federated pulls it together

Lillo, Andrea
May 2003
Home Textiles Today;5/26/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 37, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the integration of the Macy's banner in the chain stores of Federated Department Stores Inc. in the U.S. Success of the integration; Consolidation in the textile industry; Benefits of the integration for the company.


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