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THE NEW FACE OF ADVERTISING
MANUFACTURERS ARE MAKING WAVES WITH THEIR MARKETING STRATEGIES IN THE FACE OF UNPRECEDENTED COMPETITION.

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Given an increasingly competitive...

– July 31, 1997

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LA BLANCA: FIT AND FABRIC

Byline: Neal Turnage

SARASOTA, Fla. -- Since making its retail debut for spring '96, Studio La Blanca has cultivated a loyal young following attracted to its novelty fabrics and...

– July 31, 1997

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TAKING THE PAIN OUT OF SWIMSUIT SHOPPING
SUITABLE SOLUTIONS AND KIOSKS AIM TO MAKE THE EXPERIENCE EASIER.

Byline: Anne D'Innocenzio

NEW YORK -- Seven out of 10 women would rather have their teeth drilled...

– July 31, 1997

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CLEAVER AND VARTY SEEKING COMPENSATION FROM BYBLOS

Byline: S.G.F.

MILAN -- The Byblos Boys may have left their jobs quietly, but they want to see the money.
WWD has learned that Alan Cleaver and Keith...

– July 31, 1997

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FINE LEATHER

NEW YORK -- Leather jackets and suits were all over the runways for fall. And they seem to have made a lasting impression, because designers still favor leather looks for resort. But this season, the...

– July 31, 1997

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AIR TIME

Byline: Karen Robinovitz

Arioso has put a new spin on the two-year-old Milan Cafe.
Owners Arthur Minerof and Larry Genco opened Arioso, at 120 West 23rd Street, in April to complement the Milan Cafe,...

– July 31, 1997

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THE PLAYERS

It's that time again. Buyers attending the upcoming market get a chance to cast their ballots for the Dallas Fashion Awards, choosing from finalists who lead their categories in sales and style.

– July 31, 1997

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PRADA CONFIRMS STORES SLATED FOR MANHASSET, DALLAS, TORONTO

Byline: Sharon Edelson

NEW YORK -- Prada, which recently signed leases for large flagships on Fifth Avenue here and in Chicago, confirmed Wednesday...

– July 31, 1997

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HOLMAN-RAO: LIMITED'S DESIGN HONCHO

Byline: David Moin

NEW YORK -- Les Wexner has been raiding the ranks of retailers and manufacturers, and now he's got former Banana Republic president Marie Holman-Rao...

– July 31, 1997

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ADMINISTRATION LOSES FIGHT TO GET CARIBBEAN PARITY INTO BUDGET BILL

Byline: Joanna Ramey

WASHINGTON -- A White House official said Wednesday the administration had failed in its last-ditch attempt to shoehorn...

– July 31, 1997

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MAGIC TAPS DON BARON AS CHAIRMAN

NEW YORK -- Don Baron, chairman of Castle Neckwear, has been named chairman of MAGIC International.
Baron succeeds Glenn Mounger, who resigned. Baron has been a MAGIC director for...

– July 31, 1997

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THE OUTER LIMITS

NEW YORK -- Resort may be a warm-weather season, but that doesn't mean that coats have vanished entirely. Au contraire. Maybe it's the unpredictable weather or the passion for seasonless dressing,...

– July 31, 1997

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