Like No Other Store in the World The Inside Story of Bloomingdales by Mark Stevens

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FormatMass Market Paperback
Number of Pages90119
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Open LibraryOL9319506M
ISBN 100345289439
ISBN 109780345289438
OCLC/WorldCa6690777

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A terrific story of a merchant and a store, like few others. He re-invented Bloomingdales in the late 's, a model which many other retailers tried to emulate. Truly a "merchant prince" in the legacy of people like Charles Tiffany, Marshall Field, Stanley Marcus and Geraldine Stutz.

A book as fascinating as Stanley Marcus' "Minding the Store".5/5(2). Syndicated business columnist Mark Stevens portrays Bloomingdale's as a less than glowing example of success through media hype. New York has had a love affair with this ""Disneyland for adults,"" which promotes ""ultra-hot fashions with a brief life expectancy"" (the ""Bloomingdale's Blitz"").

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