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Marvin Traub, Former Bloomingdale’s Chairman, Dies

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New York–Marvin Traub, former Bloomingdale’s chairman/ceo and legendary retail impresario generally credited with creating “retail as theater,” died Wednesday at his home of bladder cancer. He was 87. As a recent master’s degree graduate from Harvard Business School in 1950, Traub started at Bloomingdale’s at the bottom—literally—in charge of the …