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Edward Finkelstein, former Macy’s Chief, 89

Edward Finkelstein

NEW YORK-Edward Finkelstein, who is credited with the creation of the highly successful Macy’s Cellar but who as chairman led the retailer to bankruptcy, has died. He was 89. Finkelstein’s death was confirmed by his son, Daniel, in a published report. He joined Macy’s in 1949 as a fabrics buyer, and rose through the ranksMore »

Last updated: June 3, 2014