Retail icon Helen Galland remembered
September 10, 2008,
New York – Services were held here earlier this month for Helen Galland, 83, an iconic retailing executive who also headed Wamsutta Trucraft, a division of home textiles supplier M. Lowenstein, from 1975 to 1980.
Galland was known for her merchandising acumen and was active in promoting fashion at retail, women’s roles in the workforce, and academic activities.
She is survived by three children and four grandchildren.