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COURT OK'S CLOTHESTIME CH. 11 PLAN

Byline: Thomas J. Ryan

NEW YORK -- Beating out two rival reorganization plans, Clothestime Inc.'s own plan was approved by bankruptcy court last week, bringing the 266-unit...

– July 29, 1997

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LADIES AND GENTLEMEN

NEW YORK -- Gender bending. It's been happening on the runways for the last few seasons, and for fall '98, luxury fabric designers are continuing the look. They're giving ultra-feminine materials...

– July 29, 1997

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SAN FRANCISCO STRETCHES EAST

Byline: Teena Hammond

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- The temperate suburbs of Northern California that have been luring young, affluent families from the crowded city of San Francisco are...

– July 29, 1997

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WELLMAN PROFITS OFF 54.7% IN 2ND PERIOD

NEW YORK -- Wellman Inc. reported earnings slumped 54.7 percent in the second quarter, primarily due to a pretax charge of $7.5 million to restructure its operations in...

– July 29, 1997

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LIGHTER WEIGHTS FIRE UP FILATI

Byline: Lucie Muir

FLORENCE -- Luxury was a key theme at the latest edition of the Pitti Filati yarn fair here, and cashmere was a star, in everything from traditional blends...

– July 29, 1997

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DISNEY NAMES BOYD CHAIRMAN OF CONSUMER PRODUCTS WORLDWIDE

BURBANK, Calif. -- Barton K. Boyd has been promoted to chairman of Disney Consumer Products Worldwide, the division of the Walt Disney Co. responsible for...

– July 29, 1997

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WET SEAL WANTS TO BUY UNITS FROM RAMPAGE

NEW YORK -- Wet Seal Inc. has offered to buy 21 stores from Rampage, the Los Angeles-based juniors retailer and wholesaler that declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy last...

– July 29, 1997

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MARKET BASKET

SHOPS FOR MILLERSHOR: Dress and suit firm MillerShor has opened its first in-store shop at Jeannete Fashions, a 10,000-square-foot specialty store in Sarasota, Fla. Doug Miller, president of MillerShor,...

– July 29, 1997

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CLOTHES FOR ALL SEASONS

Byline: Arthur Friedman

NEW YORK -- Seasonless clothes are becoming a staple for many ready-to-wear lines as women strive for the ultimate in versatility and value in their...

– July 29, 1997

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DALLAS MAKERS IN MONITORING PACT PLAN TO RECRUIT OTHERS IN REGION

Byline: Holly Haber

DALLAS -- The seven apparel manufacturers here who joined together to sign a voluntary contractor monitoring agreement with...

– July 29, 1997

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A WEEKEND WITH UNGARO

PARIS -- It isn't just that Emanuel Ungaro has found enormous success with Emanuel/Emanuel Ungaro and Liberte, his two bridge lines tailored for the U.S. market. Ungaro's vendors outside the...

– July 29, 1997

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MARRIOTT HOSTS GROUNDBREAKING FOR 30-STORY HOTEL IN FASHION CENTER

Byline: Eric Wilson

NEW YORK -- Host Marriott Corp. plans to open a 30-plus-story hotel in the fashion center, breaking ground today on the...

– July 29, 1997

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