Dean & DeLuca is using sponsorship to support its growth ambitions.The gourmet food retailer—which was purchased by Bangkok-based Pace Development Corp. in 2014—is using sponsorship to relaunch its brand on the global stage, with a focus on the U.S. market.The retailer plans to open up to ten large format stores (8,000 to 12,000 square feet) in key U.S. markets within the next two years, with an exponential number of smaller stores in each market. The company focuses on opening t...