Montreal (QC) CANADA, April 1988 File Photo of
Robert Campeau, at the Canadian Club of Montreal shortly after his purchase of (US retail chain) Federated Stores.
In1980 he unsuccessfully sought control of a leading Canadian financial institution, the Royal Trust
, gained control of the United States-based Allied Stores, the third largest retailer in the country, in 1986
.He then took over Federated Department Stores (1988), which included the...more »