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The Problem With Selling Shoes
At a small luncheon for investors in luxury stocks yesterday the subject of why some companies, like Louis Vuitton, haven't made more of an impact in the shoe sector, when it appears to be one that could easily take over handbags as the next hot accessory. The answer sounds almost silly in its simplicity. Shoes are really, really hard to make. Not flat shoes, per se, but high heeled shoes. No one has really been able to master the technique as well as the Italians (continued...)