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Aldo’s sprawling, ruthlessly efficient global empire

Shoemonger Albert Bensadoun has no rivals anywhere near as big in what is a highly competitive industry

Return of the Crocs

Return of the Crocs

No longer just a one-hit wonder, the foam footwear company is making a surprising comeback