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MAY BOARD GROWS BY TWO

ST. LOUIS -- The May Department Stores Co. has added two of its senior executives to the company's board of directors: John L. Dunham, executive vice president and chief financial officer, and...

– December 4, 1997

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ESPRIT LICENSES SWIMWEAR LINE

Byline: Kristi Ellis

LOS ANGELES -- Esprit de Corp. has signed a licensing agreement with Beach Patrol Inc. to produce its first full swimwear collection, which will also include...

– December 4, 1997

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AUTUMN FROLIC BENEFITS CHILDREN'S MEDICAL FUND

MANHASSET, N.Y. -- It was harvest time at the Americana at Manhasset, and the Children's Medical Fund of New York was the big reaper.
The upscale shopping center here...

– December 4, 1997

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TUNSKY TAKES DONEGER POST

NEW YORK -- Pat Tunsky, who ran her own color forecasting firm, has joined The Doneger Group as a creative director of Doneger's D3 design direction unit.
Tunsky will work with David...

– December 4, 1997

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SUZY STEWART JOINS KORN FERRY

NEW YORK -- Suzy Stewart, a 25-year veteran in merchandising, private label development and international sourcing, has joined Korn/Ferry International as a principal in the search...

– December 4, 1997

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WET SEAL, PACIFIC SUNWEAR OPEN IN N.Y.C.

Byline: Karen parr

NEW YORK -- Wet Seal Inc. has opened its first store here, at 670 Broadway, near Bond Street, in Greenwich Village.
The 11,000-square-foot store...

– December 4, 1997

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KARAN TAKEOVER? NOT LIKELY

NEW YORK -- Marzotto may be looking to cook up some sort of deal involving Donna Karan International, but there is no suggestion that a hostile takeover is on the burner.
And despite the...

– December 4, 1997

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JONES JOINS WARNACO BOARD

NEW YORK -- James R. Jones has been elected to the board of The Warnaco Group. He brings the number of Warnaco directors to eight.
Jones joined Warnaco July 1 as president of the...

– December 4, 1997

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KMART ADDS FOUR MANAGEMENT POSTS

NEW YORK -- Kmart Corp. has created four new management posts and has promoted George J. Ruffing to vice president of merchandise and communication.
Taking the new posts are David...

– December 4, 1997

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FORECAST '98
FASHION, DESIGNERS AND RELIABLE BOOT-CUT BANISH DENIM'S BLUES

Byline: Miles Socha

NEW YORK -- Long live boot-cut jeans.
That could be one mantra next year for the jeanswear industry, which...

– December 4, 1997

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THE GAP WILL SPONSOR WINTER X GAMES

NEW YORK -- For the first time, The Gap Inc. will be among the associate sponsors of the Winter X Games, which will be held Jan. 15-18 at Crested Butte Mountain Resort in Crested...

– December 4, 1997

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BEIGE BOOK: FALL SALES RISE, RETAILERS HOPEFUL

Byline: Jennifer Owens

WASHINGTON -- Retailers, buoyed by the arrival of more seasonal weather, reported improved fall sales and expressed optimism about future...

– December 4, 1997

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