Melissa Harris joined the Chicago Tribune as a business columnist in 2009 after nearly five years as an award-winning metro reporter at The ...

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Harris: Crown family sides with activist hedge fund on PetSmart

July 10, 2014

The investment arm of Chicago's billionaire Crown family has thrown its weight behind a New York-based activist hedge fund in its calls for retailer PetSmart to sell itself, a rare public rebuke of a company the family invests in.