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Bitter rivalries can goad firms to greatness

This picture may not show it, but Tiny Rowland (left) and Mohammed al-Fayed hated each other's guts. Photo: AFP

Bitter personal rivalries are hardly unknown in the business world, and they are found at every level, from fiercely competing family stores to massive conglomerates.

Wednesday, 9 April, 2014, 1:34am 1 comment