In the Spotlight - In its first big-time acquisition since an ill-fated diversification into financial services in the 1980s, Sears, Roebuck picked up one of the nation's premier apparel brands, Lands' End. The deal arms the big retailer with upscale merchandise to help revive its languishing apparel business, and possibly draw new customers into its stores.
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Mergers & acquisitions. - New York, NY : Investment Dealers' Digest, ISSN 0026-0010, ZDB-ID 8628555. - Vol. 37.2002, 7, p. 16-17