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FUTURE SHOP: RETAILING AT THE START OF THE 21ST CENTURY

Byline: Elaine Glusac

CHICAGO -- What will retailing be like in the next 10 to 15 years? How will the changing social dynamic affect the way we...

– August 13, 1997

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NICE LEATHER

NEW YORK -- In muted colors, snake prints and sporty silhouettes, leather and suede lighten up for resort.

– August 13, 1997

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SEARS FACES COURT BATTLE ON HIRING PRACTICES

Byline: Thomas J. Ryan

NEW YORK -- Montgomery Ward on Tuesday blasted Sears, Roebuck for "predatory recruiting practices" and alleged that Sears had an "action...

– August 13, 1997

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MARKET CALENDAR
WOMEN'S AND CHILDREN'S APPAREL MARKET, CHICAGO APPAREL CENTER, AUG. 22-26, 1997

Friday, Aug. 22
9 a.m.-6 p.m. -- Market hours.

Saturday, Aug. 23
9 a.m.-6 p.m. -- Market...

– August 13, 1997

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HUGO BOSS UPGRADES ITS CENTER

Byline: Denise Zimmerman

CLEVELAND -- The Hugo Boss distribution center here is installing new warehouse-management software to help the Metzingen, Germany-based men's wear...

– August 13, 1997

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REFLECTING THE TIMES
A MONTH OF SUNDAYS OFFERS SPORTSWEAR FOR THE CASUAL LIFESTYLE.

Byline: Elaine Glusac

CHICAGO -- For apparel makers Barry Friedland and Jordan Dolin, the Eighties were one long Saturday...

– August 13, 1997

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GFT RAISING U.S. PROFILE

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- GFT USA wants to get to know its customers better. In the process, it hopes the reverse will be equally true.
The U.S. arm of the Italian...

– August 13, 1997

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GROOVY TUNES

Byline: Elaine Glusac

Hip-huggers, open shirts, platform shoes: serious fashion or flashback fun?
With tongue firmly planted in cheek, the latter spirit reigns at Polly Esther's, a new...

– August 13, 1997

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PUBLISH AND PROSPER
RETAILERS ARE USING NEWSLETTERS AS A WAY TO CULTIVATE AND EDUCATE CUSTOMERS.

Byline: Elaine Glusac

Chicago -- Some retailers are adding "publisher" to their resumes.
In an effort to...

– August 13, 1997

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FIRST TOCCA IN U.S. SET FOR SOHO

NEW YORK -- Tocca, a sportswear and ready-to-wear line designed by Marie-Anne Oudejans, will open its first store in the United States at the end of the month at 161 Mercer Street in...

– August 13, 1997

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HIGH CONTRAST

Sportswear, eveningwear, everywhere...it's all about black and white for resort.

– August 13, 1997

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ESCADA SPORT'S WORLD TOUR PARTY

Byline: Janet Ozzard

NEW YORK -- Escada Sport threw a cocktail party Monday night at its showroom on the tenth floor of 1412 Broadway, kicking off market week with an "around...

– August 13, 1997

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